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Pankaj Tripathi Movies and TV shows

  • May 13, 2024
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Pankaj Tripathi Movies and TV shows

In this article, we are going to talk about Pankaj Tripathi movies and TV shows in detail. If you are a fan of him then reading this article till the end would be beneficial. Through this article, you will be provided with enough and sufficient information including Age, weight, Height, Early Life, Career, Net Worth and many more. Let’s start this article ahead and continue reading.

About Pankaj Tripathi

Pankaj Tripathi Tiwari is an Indian Actor who primarily works in Hindi films. Pankaj was born on 5 September but his date of year is not confirmed it would be 1975 or 1976. He was born to a Hindu family in Belsand, Bihar, India. He is the receiver of various notable awards such as the National Film Awards, Filmfare Award Screen Award, and an IIFA Award. Pankaj is famous for his acting skills and the roles that he performed, especially his negative roles. His performance amused the heart of the audience with his screen presence. He graduated from the prestigious institute National School of Drama.

Personal and physical information in detail

Full Name                         Pankaj Tripathi

Date of Birth                    5 September (1975 or1976)

Age                                     47 or 48 Years Old

Place of Birth                   Belsand, Gopalganj, Bihar

Nationality                       Indian

Religion                            Hinduism

Profession                        Actor

Zodiac sign                       Libra

Father                                Pandit Banaras Tiwari

Mother                             Hemwanti

Brother                             Three

Sister                                 Two

Spouse                              Mridula

Kids                                    Aashi Tripathi

Height                               5 feet 10 Inches

Weight                              70 kg

Hair Color                         Black

Eye Color                          Dark Brown

School                               D. P. H School, Gopalganj, Bihar

         College National School of Drama (NSD), Delhi

Qualification                    Graduate

Let’s take a look on his “Early Life”

Pankaj was born on 5 September either 1975 or 1976 in a small village of Bihar. Since then, he has followed the Libra zodiac sign. Further, he was born to the Tiwari family as the youngest child. His father worked as a farmer and Hindu priest. He changed his last name to Tripathi when he was in 9 class in school. Pankaj helped his father in farming till the 11th class. He played the role of a girl in this village’s local natak, during the festive seasons. In order to pursue his higher studies, he moved to Patna where he studied at the Institute of Hotel Management, Hajipur. In Patna, he stayed for seven years and later he hailed to Delhi to enrol himself in the national school of Drama. He graduated from NSD in 2004.

Dive into his “Career”

In 2003, he started his acting career with an uncredited role in Kannada language drama Chigurida Kanasu. After that, he moved to Mumbai and there he made his guest appearance in Hindi cinema named Run in 2004. Over the years, he played numerous roles in Hindi films such as Bunty or Babli, Apaharan, Omkara, Shaurya, and more.  He also featured in various television shows such as Bahubali, Podwer, Zindagi Ka Har Rang Gulal and Sarojini- Ek nayi Pehal. He got recognition for his role as a Sultan in the crime drama named Gangs of Wasseypur. Despite this breakthrough,  he started doing minor roles in movies such as  Dabangg 2, Gunday, Dilwale, and Singham Returns. Furthermore, his first lead role was in the OTT web series named Gurgaon.

After that, films like Bareilly Ki Barfi, Fukrey Returns and the acclaimed black comedy, earned him a National Film Award. In addition, he was applauded for playing the role in the Horror comedy film Stree, in 2018. He made his debut in the Tamil cinema with the movie named Kaala, in 2018. Plus, he featured in the famous web series Mirzapur, as a Don Kaleen Bhaiya. Pankaj delivered acclaimed performances in supporting roles in films such as Luka Chuppi, The Tashkent Files, and Super 30. He also starred in well-known web series like Sacred Games and Criminal Justice.

2020- Present

He made his debut in Hollywood with Extraction and got dual nominations for the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for his roles in Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil War and Ludo. In 2021, he got dual nominations for the Filmfare Award for best-supporting actor for the comedy-drama Mimi and biographical sports drama 83. He won the award of National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for playing a role in Mimi.  In the same year, he was nominated for the Filmfare OTT award for the best actor in a Web Original Film named Kaagaz. In 2023, he also starred in the comedy-drama OMG and Fukrey 3. He was also seen in the role of the former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in the biographical drama Main Atal Hoon, on 19 January 2024.

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Pankaj Tripathi movies and TV shows: A Detailed Overview on his “Career Timeline”

  • Movies
  • Main Atal Hoon
  • Murder Mubarak
  • Stree 2
  • OMG 2
  • Fukrey 3
  • Kadak Singh
  • Kaagaz
  • Mimi
  • Bunty Aur Babli 2
  • 83
  • Super 30
  • Kissebaaz
  • Arjun Patiala
  • Drive
  • Web Series
  • Pankaj Tripathi Web Series
  • Criminal Justice: Adhura Sach
  • Gulkanda Tales
  • Criminal Justice: Behind Closed Doors
  • Yours Truly
  • Mirzapur
  • Sacred Games



Filmfare Awards 2022 Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Male) -Mimi

National Awards 2023 Best Supporting Actor- Mimi

National Awards 2017 Special Mention-Newton

ITAA 2021 Best Supporting Actor – Original Film-Ludo

Net worth

Pankaj Tripathi’s net worth is around 45 crores approximately. According to sources, he earns around 6 crores a year. His most of income comes from his acting career and brand endorsements.

Pankaj Tripathi
Pankaj Tripathi

Final words

Indeed, Pankaj Tripathi is a great actor and earned a lot of fame through his acting skills. he has done a lot of hard work to reach this place. He graduated from a well-known acting college National School of Drama. This pushes to the end of this article. Toddles!


  • He helped his father in farming till the end of grade 11.
  • He moved to Patna to study at the Institute of Hotel Management, Hajipur.
  • Pankaj said in an interview that, his wife helped him a lot in chasing his dreams. She gave him money for auditions.
  • He was rejected two times by the national school of Drama.
  • Pankaj was imprisonment for a week.
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