Pankaj Tripathi is an Indian actor, who works mainly in Hindi movies. He is famous for his natural acting, and he made his acting debut with a minor role in the movie Run in the year 2004.

His breakthrough role came in the year 2012 for his supporting role in the movie Gangs of Wasseypur film series. He has since achieved a significant judgment for multiple movies, including Fukrey, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Masaan, Nil Battey Sannata, Newton, Fukrey Returns and Stree.

He also received many awards including National Film Award for the movie “Newton”. In this movie, Rajkumar Rao also gives an amazing performance. 

Let’s know more information about Pankaj Tripathi age, girlfriend, family, caste, biography & more.

pankaj tripathi

All Information About Him:




3.1 BIO

3.2 Physical Appearance

3.3 Favorite Things

3.4 Girls, Affairs & More

4. Filmography

5. Awards

6. Current Work & Details

6.1 Social Media Accounts

6.2 Some Other Facts


parents of pankaj tripathi

He was born in Belsand, Bihar, India on 5 September 1976 Belsand, Bihar, India. His father, Pandit Banaras Tripathi works as a farmer and priest. His mother Hemwanti Devi is a housewife. He also worked as a farmer until he was in the 11th standard during school time.

Date of Birth: 5 September 1976

Birth Place: Belsand, Bihar, India

Father’s Name: Pandit Banaras Tripathi

Mother’s Name: Hemwanti Devi

Siblings: 3 Brothers (All elders)

                2 Sisters (All elders)


pankaj tripathi's movies

He completed his schooling from D.P.H. school in Gopalganj, Bihar. After completed high school he went to Patna, where he did theatre and was working in college politics as a member of ABVP (Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad). Left of fear of failure in acting he also worked temporarily for a hotel. After he stays approx 7 years in Patna, he shifted to Delhi to join in the National School of Drama, from where he graduated in 2004.

After did his graduation from the National School of Drama, he came to Mumbai in 2004 and did a supporting role in the movie Run. But, it was 8 years later in 2012 that he did his breakthrough when he was widely honored for his role in Gangs of Wasseypur.

School: D.P.H. school in Gopalganj, Bihar

College/University: National School Of Drama

Educational Qualification: Graduation

Debut Movie: Run in 2004

Television: Gulal in 2010


pankaj tripathi with his wife and daughter


Real Name: Pankaj Tripathi

Zodiac sign: Virgo

Profession: Actor

Year Active: 2004-Present

Religion: Hindu

Hobbies: Travelling, Cooking, Reading, Listening to music

Nationality: Indian


Age: 42 Years

Height(approx):  in centimeters- 178cm , 1.78m (in metre), 5’10”(in feet Inches)                    

Weight(approx): in Kilograms- 70 kg

                             in Pounds- 154 lbs

Hair Color: Black

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Favorite Things

Actor: Amitabh Bachchan

Director: Anurag Kashyap, Ram Gopal Verma

Girls, Affairs & More

Marital Status: Married

Affairs/GirlFriend: Not Known

Wife: Mridula

Marriage Date: 15 January 2004


Daughter: 1

Son: N/A


one of the best movie

2005ApaharanGaya Singh’s Crony
2008ShauryaMajor Virendra Rathore
2009Chintu JiPaplu Yadav
2009Barah AanaInspector
2010Valmiki Ki Bandook (short)BDO Tripathi
2010Raavan     ——
2011Chillar PartySecretary Dubey
2012Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2Sultan Qureshi
2012Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1Sultan Qureshi
2012Dabangg 2filawar
2013RangrezzBrijbihari Pande
2013Janta V/S Janardan – Bechara Aam Aadmi          ——-
2013Doosukeltha (Telugu)Dilleeswara Rao
2013Anwar Ka Ajab KissaAmol
2013ABCD – Any Body Can DanceVardha Bhai
2014Singham ReturnsAltaf
2015MasaanSadhya Ji
2015Manjhi: The Mountain ManRuab
2015Life Biryani    ——
2016Nil Battey SannataPrincipal Srivastava
2016Mango Dreams (English)Salim
2016Global BabaDamru
2017NewtonAtma Singh
2017Munna MichaelBalli
2017GurgaonKehri Singh
2017Fukrey ReturnsPandit
2017Coffee with DGirdhari
2017Bareilly Ki BarfiNarottam Mishra
2017Anaarkali of AarahRangeela
2018Yours TrulyVijay
2018Kaalakaandi    ——-
2018Kaala (Tamil)Pankaj Patil
2018Harjeeta (Punjabi)Coach
2018Bhaiaji SuperhitBuilder Gupta
2018Angrezi Mein Kehte HainFeroz
2019Luka ChuppiBabulal, Guddu’s brother-in-law

Television Series

2010–11Zindagi Ka Har Rang…GulaalGiga KakaStar Plus
2010PowderNaved AnsariSony TV
2015–16Sarojini – Ek Nayi PehalDushyant SinghZee TV
2018Sacred GamesKhanna Guru JiNetflix
2018MirzapurKaleen Bhaiya (Akhandanand Tripathi)Amazon Video


national film award

2013Gangs of WasseypurZee Cine AwardsBest Performance in a Villainous RoleNominee
2017NewtonFilmfare AwardsBest Supporting ActorNominee
2017Mango DreamsDada Saheb Phalke Film FestivalBest Supporting ActorWinner
2017Mango Dreams Cape Town & Winelands International Film Festival, Best ActorWinner
2018Newton International Indian Film AcademyBest Actor in a Supporting RoleNominee
2019StreeScreen AwardsBest Actor in a Supporting RoleWinner


upcoming movie

Upcoming Movies of Pankaj Tripathi:-

Super 30

Release Date: 26 July 2019

Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar

Release Date: 14 June 2019


Release Date: 28 June 2019

Kargil Girl

Release Date: Not Confirm

Ajmeri Baba

Release Date: Not Confirm


Release Date: 10 April 2020

Social Media Accounts

Facebook id:  click here Facebook
Instagram id:  click here Instagram
Twitter id:  click here Twitter

Some Other Facts of Pankaj Tripathi

  • He was also good at sports, and he represented his college in 100-meter-sprint and High jump.
  • His father wanted him to become a Doctor.
  • His wife is a teacher in Goregaon in Mumbai.
  • He also did a Hotel Management course from Patna.
  • Panjak Tripathi was jailed for 7 days while he was a member of ABVP. He was a part of the rally that was protesting opposite to the state government of Bihar ran by Lalu Prasad Yadav.
  • Today Pankaj has done more than 40 movies and 60+ TV episodes.
  • Pankaj Tripathi was in film Lakshya, it was apparently his first performance in Bollywood. He was very excited about his role that he gave interviews about his role back home. He was all over the newspaper but when the movie released, he recognized that his role was left out.

Hence, this is all about Pankaj Tripathi. He is really an experimental and practical actor, we have seen him in every kind of role including army men, teacher, gangster, father and many more.

Follow Us

Leave a Reply