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Dayanand Shetty

Dayanand Shetty was born on December 11, 1969 in Katapadi, Mysore State, India. He is an actor and writer, known for C.I.D. (1998), Johnny Gaddaar (2007) and Singham Returns (2014). See full bio »

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C.I.D. Inspector Daya / Jaswant
Johnny Gaddaar
Singham Returns
Singham Returns Inspector Daya


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 1999-2017 C.I.D. (TV Series)
Inspector Daya / Jaswant / Inspector Daya
 2012 Adaalat (TV Series)
- CID Viruddh Adaalat (2012) ... Daya
 2007 Johnny Gaddaar
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  C.I.D. (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 2013) (story idea - 1 episode, 2007)
- Murder in Matheran (2013) ... (story)
- The Case of Uninvited Guest (2007) ... (story idea)
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 2012 C.I.D. (TV Series) (playback singer - 1 episode)
- Kissa Daya Aur Lapata Bacche Ka: Part 2 (2012) ... (playback singer)
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 2016 The Kapil Sharma Show (TV Series)
- Team CID in Kapil's Mohalla (2016) ... Himself
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 2014 C.I.D. (TV Series)
Inspector Daya

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