Dayanand Shetty

Dayanand Shetty
Dayanand Shetty
The first time Dayanand Shetty was on stage in a one-act play (in tulu language), he won the best actor award for it. He then auditioned for the role of cop in CID (in 1998) and he got selected. He is immensely popular for his role of Senior Inspector Daya in CID.
Basic Info
Thursday, December 11, 1969
C.I.D. Special Bureau as Daya (Senior Inspector), Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai - Shivaji Satam's Friend, Gutur Gu as Harpreet Singh (2010-2012), Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4
Johnny Gaddaar as Shiva (2007), Runway as Inspector (2009)

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MUMBAI: It was only a few days ago that we reported that a few members of the cast of CID will come together for a brand new project.The news must... read more

21 May 2019 12:23 PM | ShachiTapiawala
Team of CID is back!
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MUMBAI: CID was one of the longest running shows on television until it went off air a few months ago from Sony TV.We miss the cast of the show and... read more

15 May 2019 10:16 AM | ShachiTapiawala
Dayanand Shetty
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MUMBAI: Yesterday, TellyChakkar broke the news that cult crime fiction show CIDment Television reconsider the decision to pull the plug. As reported... read more

23 Oct 2018 05:48 PM | Ektaa Kumaran
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MUMBAI: CID, the show that began its journey almost 21 years back in the year 1997, will finally bid goodbye to its loyal viewers. The show is... read more

22 Oct 2018 03:06 PM | Ektaa Kumaran
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MUMBAI: CID is one of the longest running shows on television. The show that started way back in 1997 and has had a successful run for 21 years. What... read more

08 Sep 2018 02:48 PM | Ektaa Kumaran
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The upcoming episode of Sony Entertainment Television’s kids dance reality show Super Dancer Chapter 2 will see Rani Mukherjee, Team CID- Shivaji... read more

02 Mar 2018 04:00 PM | TellychakkarTeam
CID creates history; completes 20 years!
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Mumbai, 27 January 2018: History has been made! Indian television’s long-running cop based show, CID, produced by Fireworks Productions on Sony... read more

27 Jan 2018 04:04 PM | TellychakkarTeam
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The badass of Indian Television, Daya of CID fame is popular across generations, right from the youngest member in a household to the eldest member... read more

15 Jul 2017 01:57 PM | TellychakkarTeam
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CID has been an iconic show, and was in fact the first series to define boundaries and set standards for a cop-based investigative show on Indian... read more

20 Oct 2016 06:35 PM | SrividyaRajesh

One of the most popular investigative shows on Indian television CID, which had disappeared from our screens, is back! Yes, the cult Sony TV fare is... read more

03 Jun 2016 03:27 PM | TellychakkarTeam
Dayanand Shetty
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As "C.I.D." enters a new and revamped phase hinging on the 'race against time' format, actor Dayanand Shetty, better known as Daya from the TV show,... read more

02 Feb 2016 05:27 PM | TellychakkarTeam
Sony TV's CID

Despite many reality shows, numerous episodics and west-inspire series, Sony Entertainment Television's CID is one of the most popular shows on TV... read more

25 Jan 2016 05:53 PM | TellychakkarTeam
CID cops celebrate Makar Sankranti
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Indian television’s favourite team of CID cops have been entertaining generations as they solve one exciting case after another! Bringing some more... read more

18 Jan 2016 02:05 PM | TellychakkarTeam
Year Ender

We all love to watch different kind of shows on small screen. Sony Entertainment Television has been able to successfully provide us with a bouquet... read more

26 Dec 2015 07:29 PM | TellychakkarTeam
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New Year is just round the corner and Zee TV is all set to entertain masses with a grand celebration, Jashan-e-Umeed. The event produced by Whiteleaf... read more

14 Dec 2015 07:19 PM | TellychakkarTeam

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04 May 2017 02:06 PM
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Dayanand Shetty
15 Jul 2013 05:25 PM


Celebs talk about their encounter with Patriotism
25 Jan 2018 10:48 PM | TellychakkarTeam
#FriendshipDay Special : Abhijeet & Daya's undying friend
31 Jul 2015 02:00 PM | TellychakkarTeam
Promo: CID Shaatir Lekhak Contest Featuring Daya
27 Jul 2015 04:04 PM | TellychakkarTeam
Promo: CID Shaatir Lekhak Contest
12 Jul 2015 09:55 PM | TellychakkarTeam
B P Singh's son Salil talks about his journey with CID
06 May 2014 08:26 PM | TellychakkarTeam
Khatra, Khiladi and Dayanand Shetty
20 Feb 2014 05:23 PM | TellychakkarTeam
Akshay Kumar turns "Rowdy" on the sets of CID
22 May 2012 07:21 PM | TellychakkarTeam