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Ankur Vikal is an Indian actor who played Yakub Syed in the first season of the Indian version of 24.

Biography and career Edit

Ankur Vikal was born in Gujarat, India. From an early age, he developed an interest in performing and entertainment while listening to his grandfather stories. Vikal first studied Architecture at Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, but then went on to study Acting at the National School of Drama (NSD) in New Delhi.

Vikal has worked as a multi-lingual stage actor with the Motley Theatre Company, appearing in numerous plays. In 2002, he started his film career appearing in Mango Souffle. After that, Vikal has appeared in films like Maqbool, The Forest, Train Station, and the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire, which stars Anil Kapoor.

24 credits Edit

Selected filmography Edit

  • Mehandi Circus (2019)
  • Indu Sarkar (2017)
  • Sold (2016)
  • Train Station (2015)
  • Bang Bang (2014)
  • Maryan (2013)
  • Striker (2010)
  • Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
  • Missed Call (2005)
  • Maqbool (2003)
  • Mango Souffle (2002)

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