Suyash 'Chunky' Pandey is an Indian film actor who has appeared in various Bollywood films. He has appeared in over 55 movies in a career that has spanned over two decades and has been nominated once for his supportive role in 'Tezaab'. Starting out his Bollywood career in 1987, with the film 'Aag Hi Aag' alongside Neelam, Pandey shot to the spotlight with his role as Munna's (Anil Kapoor) friend in the movie `Tezaab` in (1988). This was the first big break for Pandey as he received a nomination as the Best Supporting Actor. Since then he has appeared in many films with mixed success throughout the late 1980s and 1990s. He was noted from his pairing with Govinda in the blockbuster hit film `Aankhen` (1993) and with Sunny Deol in `Paap Ki Duniya` (1988), `Vishwatma` (1992) and `Lootere ` (1993) all of which were box office hits.
His career in Bollywood began to fade from the limelight in the mid 1990s due to the rising popularity and demand of megastars such as Aamir Khan, Salman Khan,and Shahrukh Khan. However, he became the most popular and in-demand, cult actor in Bangladesh. He decided to make a comeback to Bollywood during 2002 and ended up appearing in over a dozen movies. Chunky married Bhavna in 1998 and they have two daughters.