7 Interesting Facts About Dinesh Phadnis

Dinesh Phadnis (2 November 1966 – 5 December 2023) was an Indian television actor, best known for playing the character of Fredericks in the popular crime drama series CID.

Here are some interesting facts about Dinesh Phadnis:

  • He was born in Bombay (now Mumbai), India on November 2, 1966.
  • He started his acting career in the early 1990s with small roles in films and television shows.
  • His breakthrough role came in 1998 when he was cast as Fredericks in CID.
  • He played the character of Fredericks for over 20 years, making him one of the longest-running characters on Indian television.
  • He was known for his comic timing and his ability to deliver witty one-liners.
  • He was also a skilled actor who could convincingly portray a variety of emotions.
  • He was a popular figure among the cast and crew of CID, and he was also a favourite among fans of the show.