Personal Life :
Ashok Shinde is a Marathi actor who is known best for his role played in the movie Rangat Sangat. He has been one of the longest running actors in Marathi industry and also has been a producer of many Marathi movies.
Originally, Ashok belongs to Pune and his father was known to be a makeup artist. Afterwards, the completion of his B.E degree, he joined the Telco industry for 6 months after taking a job. Like his father, Ashok himself worked as a makeup artist for some days along with one of his friend. Followed by this, he made his way to the entertainment industry as a full-time career.
Currently, he is married to Pooja Shinde, an MBA, and interior designer. Ashok has two daughters with Pooja who are, Neha Shinde and Yogna Shinde.
Ashok has opted to work as a full-time actor once he quit the task of being a makeup artist. Afterward, he started to appear in Television Serials and movies. He has also worked as a stage artist for quite some time earlier in his career.
As of 2016, Ashok is celebrating his 28th year in the cine industry since the time he began. He has not only been a lead actor in movies but has also played the role of a supporting actor in many of his movies. In his entire career in the entertainment industry, he has done a total of 111 movies along with close to 100 Television Serials added to it. In addition to this, he had many daily soap shows, many of them which were aired on the Sahyadri Channel.
He also had a special appearance in the film industry’s famous Nana Patekar’s Hindi movie, “Yashwant”.
Recent Career :
Ashok had recently done a TV serial Sakhi Saubhgyavat which was aired on Zee TV. He has been a major lead character in many of Marathi movies. One of the most recent films by Ashok on Marathi entertainment industry was made in Kaakan and Lalbaugchi Rani, which were released in the year 2015.
He also successfully completed 1200 episodes of the TV serial “Swapnanchya Palikadale” where he has played the role of Yashwant Patkar. He also did another serial on Star Pravah channel named “Lagori-Maitri Returns”.