Angad Mhaskar also known as Angad Maskar is an Indian actor who has worked in Marathi series and has even been a part of Marathi cinema. He is known for his character in the Guntata Hridaya in which he played the negative character. He has been a part of the movie Lokmanya Ek Yugpurush, which was a biopic on the life of Bal Gangadhar Tilak. He was born in in the Thane district of Mumbai. He was brought up in the Vishnu Nagar of Thane district; he later shifted to the Gokul Nagar of the Thane area. He was always interested in acting and wanted to pursue a career in the acting field. During his school and college times, he used to participate in festivals and competition held at various colleges. He used to be a part of stage shows and skits which were held in the school. He was a part of a theater group and used to be a part of various stage shows and plays. He was a part of the famous Marathi Natak Gidhade. The Natak was written by late
Vijay Tendulkar. The play was directed by Dr.
Shriram Lagoo, and he played the lead role. The play was based on the dark side of mankind and the effects which are caused to the people surrounding them. His other plays include Ti Phulrani and All the best. In 2009, he made his first appearance in the Marathi serial ‘Shrimant Peshwa Bajirao Mastani.’ The serial was aired on ETV Marathi. The story was based on the legendary love story between Peshwa Bajirao and Mastani Angad played the lead of Peshwa Bajirao. The serial also casts
Jui Gadkari, Mhihir Amrutkar, Smita Shevale, Prashant Uthale, Avinash Narkar.
His next serial was ‘Guntata Hridaya.’ He played a negative character in the serial. His character was very much appreciated by the audience. He later played a supportive role in the serial ‘Tu Tithe Me and Jayostute.’ He made his appearance in Marathi cinema with the movie ‘Lokmanya Ek Yugpurush’ directed by
Om Raut. The movie was a biopic on Indian social reformer and nationalist Bal Gangadhar Tilak. He played the character of Daji Khare in the movie. The production of the movie was done by Neena Raut, and Rs 1.3 crore was spent on the visual effects of the movie. The film was very much appreciated by the audience and collected around Rs 13 crore from the theaters. He was seen next in small and supportive roles in movies like ‘Balgandharv,’ ‘
Bioscope.’ He even played a small role in a Hindi film in ‘
Dekh Tamasha Dekh.’