Kelly Dorji is a Bhutanese actor and model living in Mumbai, India. Kelly Dorjee attended St. Paul Darjeeling, and then in college communication. Javier, Mumbai. Kelly Dorji became known for the contest Gladrags of Manhunt. He met with the former Miss Universe, actress of Bollywood Lara Dutta.
|January 4, 1971
Kelly Dorji has acted in almost 30 films over the course of his career. He made his acting debut in 2005 as the main antagonist opposite Ajay Devgan and Bobby Deol in Mani Shankar’s Tango Charlie. In 2008, Dorji moved to the Telugu film industry where he gained recognition for films such as the 2007 action hit Don opposite Nagarjuna and Ek Ka Dum opposite Mahesh Babu. Dorji has also been influential in boosting the popularity of Bhutanese films in his own country with the release of his Dzongkha film Sem Gawai Tasha in 2011.
Dorji is well known for his own film stunts, much of which were self-choreographed. He also designed sequences for pageants and assisted choreographer Lubna Adam. After a near-death accident in 2013, Dorji limits his stunt work in films but continues to act.
Kelly Dorji is a painter and photographer. He has studied painting with a number of artists including Elsie Evans, Sidharth, and Karma Wangdi. He studied photography with fashion photographer Chien-Wien Lee. Dorji exhibits his work at the contemporary art gallery Gray Area in Thimphu, Bhutan.