Actor Anupam Kher has been appointed the new chairman of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), located in Pune. He succeeds former television actor Gajendra Chauhan.
Mr. Kher has appeared in over 500 films and has been part of the theatre circles. He has previously held the post of chairman of the Central Board of Film Certification and the National School of Drama.
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- Mr. Kher is a recipient of the Padma Shri in 2004 and the Padma Bhushan in 2016.
Source- The Hindu