Pankaj Tripathi is a marvelous and a fantastic actor who has still to travel a long way. His Acting skills are setting new milestones in Bollywood cinema. His caliber is showing new heights with every new movie. Pankaj joined bollywood industry in 2004. and from then he has been done many small roles in Films and TV Serials. His big Break came in 2012 with the Film Gangs of Wasseypur, in which he nailed the role of Sultan. After which he became a well known face in Bollywood Industry. We walk you through all about him. Checkout Pankaj Tripathi Wiki, Age, Family, Movies, Facts and More
He is 42 years old and was born on 5 September 1976 in Belsand, Gopalganj district, Bihar, India. He is Indian by Nationality. Currently he is living in Mumbai,India. His Zodiac sign is Virgo. He attended D. P. H School, Gopalganj, Bihar and completed his primary education in bihar after which his father sent him to patna to join college as he wanted him to become a doctor. So he attended a college in patna where he joined ABVP and started participating in Student Movements, soon he became a active student leader. Along with leadership skills and being a good speaker, he was also a good athlete and he even represented his college in High Jump , sprint and many more games.
From his childhood days itself, he developed a keen interest in Acting, he used to play the role of a girl in his village’s natak .
Along with his college, he joined theater and became an active participant and scared of his failure of Acting Career, he became a cook at a hotel. After few years of working in theater he left and moved to delhi where he joined National School of Drama (NSD) and graduated in 2004.
Checkout his complete life story
His first Big commercial ad was of Tata Tea.
He has done amazing work over the time and has been praised for him work from the audience as well as from the Critics. His biggest achivement in life was to win Special Mention at the National Film Awards for Newton which was presented by Education Minister Smriti Irani.
He represents the mango mass of India. He got simple looks and great raw talent. He maintains his diet to maintain his body weight. he is approximately 5’ 10″ inches tall and weighs around 70 kg. He got Average Build. He has Brown eyes and Black hair. His ethinicity is Asian.
Family, Religion & Girlfriends
He is born in a hindu family in bihar. His family consist of mother, father, three elder brothers and two elder sisters. His father name is Pandit Banaras Tiwari and he is a farmer and his mother name is Hemwanti and she is a housewife.
In 2004, before moving to delhi, he married Mridula and is blessed with a daughter. He met Mridula in a train to kolkata and fell in love with her.
He started his career with film Run in 2004. After which he was part of many small and big films, appearing in small roles. Soon he started his hands on Tv serials and started appearing Grey roles mostly as Gangster. In 2010, he scored Star Plus TV Serial Gulal which helped him to star in his Break through Role of Sultan in Anurag Kashyap directed movie Gangs of Wasseypur. He received various Awards for the same. His role was highly appreciated by Audience.
Soon he started getting bigger roles. His next role came in movie Fukrey in which he played the role of Pandit and started appearing in comic roles.
His performance was widely appreciated and same goes for the fukrey 2.
In 2014, he played a substantial role in hit film Masaan.
In 2017, he appeared in lead role in film Gurgaon.
In the same year, his role in Newton earned him a national Award.
His some other big projects Include Kaala, Bareilly ki Barfy, phamous, stree etc
After rising to stardom he has appeared in various commercials and Ads like Best Health Insurance, Videocoon, U-cook Pressure cooker etc.
- He joined RSS when he was a child.
- He came to mumbai with 46000 rs and used to live in a one room kitchen house.
- He is very Emotional and cry Easily.
- His parents have never seen his work in cinema hall
- He consider himself beyond hits and flops , he thinks he is evergreen.
- His favorite actors are Irfan Khan and Manoj Bajpayee
- His favorite director is Ram Gopal Varma, Anurag Kashyap.
- He shared that Rajnikanth made him feel very special on the sets of Kaala.
- He once went to jail for 7 days
- Checkout his Interview withwith Zoom Weekend Show