Ghanshyam Nayak Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Movies, Biography & More

Ghanashyam Nayak, famous as Nattu Kaka, was an Indian television and film actor. He had worked in many Indian films and television serials.

He was more popular for his role as Natwarlal Prabhashankar Undhaiwala, also known as Nattu Kaka, in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.

In his acting career, Ghanshyam Nayak had appeared in almost 100 Hindi & Gujarati Films in various roles. Also, he had worked in almost 350 Hindi Television serials.

Ghanshyam Nayak Biography

Ghanshyam Nayak
Full NameGhanshyam Nayak
Known ForFamous role as ‘Nattu Kaka’ in the Indian comedy show ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Date of Birth12 May 1945
BirthplaceUndhai, Gujarat
Age76 Years
Death3 October 2021, Mumbai
Death CauseCancer
CasteUpdating Soon
HometownMumbai, India
Zodiac signTaurus
Educational QualificationsUpdating Soon
HobbiesUpdating Soon

Ghanshyam Nayak was born on 12 May 1945 in Undhai village, Gujarat, India. He was currently living in the city of Mumbai, Maharashtra in India.

There is hardly any information available regarding his educational qualification.

He died of cancer on 3 October 2021 at Suchak Hospital in Mumbai. He was undergoing several treatments since last year.

Physical Appearance

Heightin meters– 1.60 m
in centimeters– 160 cm
in feet inches– 5’ 3”
WeightUpdating Soon
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack

Family & Relationships

FatherPrabhakar Nayak
MotherNot Known
Marital Status Married
WifeNirmaladevi Nayak
SonVikas Nayak (Manager in NSE)
Daughters• Bhavna Nayak
• Tejal Nayak (a Teacher)

Ghanshyam Nayak’s father’s name was Prabhakar Nayak. There is no information available regarding his mother.

Ghanshyam was leading a married life with Nirmala Devi Nayak, a housewife. His son Vikas Nayak is a manager in National Stock Exchange (NSE).

They also had two daughters, Bhavna Nayak and Tejal Nayak. Tejal Nayak is a teacher by profession. We have no information about Bhavna Nayak.

Ghanshyam Nayak Salary

Monthly income6-7 Lakhs
Annual Income70-80 lakhs
Salary per episodeRs 30,000 (As per sources)
Income sourcesTV Serials

According to sources, Ghanshyam Nayak’s salary per episode is around 30,000 rupees. And, his monthly income is 6-7 Lakhs rupees.

Note: This information is taken from internet and is not verified.

Ghanshyam Nayak Death Cause

Ghanshyam had revealed at the beginning of the year that he was suffering from cancer and was undergoing treatment.

Although he had surgery only last year, he could not get rid of this disease. A few months after the surgery, an examination found eight lumps in his neck.

That’s why his treatment was going on at the Indicator Hospital in Mumbai. But breathed his last on October 3, 2021, Sunday at 5:30 pm.

It is also being said that Ghanshyam Nayak was facing financial crisis due to not being able to shoot for Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.

He told his fans that he was not unemployed but was missing from the sets due to the safety protocols set by the team.

Ghanshyam Nayak Movies & Serials List

In his acting career, Ghanshyam Nayak had appeared in almost 100 Hindi & Gujarati Films in various roles. Also, he had worked in almost 350 Hindi Television serials.

TV Shows

YearTV ShowsRoles
N/KManiMatkuMatkalal (Lead Hero)
N/KPhilips Top 10Makhkhan
N/KEk Mahal Ho Sapno KaMohan
N/KDill mill gayePatient
N/KSarathiGhanu Kaka
2004Sarabhai vs SarabhaiVitthal Kaka
2008-21Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahNattu Kaka
2012Chhuta ChhedaUpdating Soon


1960MasoomChild Artist
1974Balak DhruvAshram Shishya
1993Tirangaa, Aankhen, Aashik AwaraRam Lakhan Dr. Gupta, Villager, police Constabel
1994Laadla, Krantiveer, KrantiveerGate Watchman, Kalyanji Bhai, Beggar
1995Andolan, BarsaatProfessor, Basti Man
1996Mafia, Chaahat, Krishna, GhatakHawaldar, Hospital Patient, Amar Prabhakar’s Man, Hospital Receptionist
1998Sham Ghansham, China Gate, BaroodHeroine (Priya Gill)’s Father, Manager
1999Kachche Dhage, Hum Dil De Chuke SanamInspector, Viththal Kaka
2000Tera Jadoo Chal Gayaa, ShikariBaniya, Ghanshyam (cook)
2001Chehra Maut Ka, LajjaNot Known, Tiku (Promptor)
2003Tere NaamChandu Chaiwala
2004Khakee, Police Force: An Inside StoryTailor, Public Spectator
2007Panga Na lo, UnderTrialNatakwala, Prisonor
2009Dhoondte Reh JaogePanditji
2010Hello! Hum Lallan Bol Rahe HainServant
2016Ekko Badshah RaniNot Known
2017Love Ni BhavaiTea Seller
2019Wig BossNot Known

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