Rajesh Vivek Upadhyay was an Indian actor popularly known for his role in the movie Lagaan (2001) and Swades (2004). Rajesh also essayed the character of Vyasa in the television series Mahabharat. He started his career by portraying negative roles in movies such as Veerana (1988) and Joshilaay (1989). Some of his notable movies include Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Bunty Aur Bubli (2005), Jodha Akbar (2008) and Whats Your Rashee (2009). His 2020 release includes Vinashkaal.