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.

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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


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2004 Run Unnamed
2005 Apaharan Gaya Singh’s Crony
2006 Omkara Kichlu
2007 Dharm Suryaprakash
2008 Shaurya Major Virendra Rathore
2008 Mithya Tipnis
2009 Chintu Ji Paplu Yadav
2009 Barah Aana Inspector
2010 Valmiki Ki Bandook (short) BDO Tripathi
2010 Raavan     ——
2010 Aakrosh Kishore
2011 Chillar Party Secretary Dubey
2012 Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2 Sultan Qureshi
2012 Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1 Sultan Qureshi
2012 Dabangg 2 filawar
2012 Agneepath Surya
2013 Rangrezz Brijbihari Pande
2013 Maazii Rathiji
2013 Janta V/S Janardan – Bechara Aam Aadmi          ——-
2013 Fukrey Pandit
2013 Doosukeltha (Telugu) Dilleeswara Rao
2013 Anwar Ka Ajab Kissa Amol
2013 ABCD – Any Body Can Dance Vardha Bhai
2014 Singham Returns Altaf
2014 Gunday Lateef
2015 Masaan Sadhya Ji
2015 Manjhi: The Mountain Man Ruab
2015 Life Biryani    ——
2015 Dilwale Anwar
2016 Nil Battey Sannata Principal Srivastava
2016 Mango Dreams (English) Salim
2016 Global Baba Damru
2017 Newton Atma Singh
2017 Munna Michael Balli
2017 Gurgaon Kehri Singh
2017 Fukrey Returns Pandit
2017 Coffee with D Girdhari
2017 Bareilly Ki Barfi Narottam Mishra
2017 Anaarkali of Aarah Rangeela
2018 Yours Truly Vijay
2018 Stree Rudra
2018 Phamous Tripathi
2018 Kaalakaandi    ——-
2018 Kaala (Tamil) Pankaj Patil
2018 Harjeeta (Punjabi) Coach
2018 Bhaiaji Superhit Builder Gupta
2018 Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain Feroz
2019 Luka Chuppi Babulal, Guddu’s brother-in-law

Television Series

2010–11 Zindagi Ka Har Rang…Gulaal Giga Kaka Star Plus
2010 Powder Naved Ansari Sony TV
2015–16 Sarojini – Ek Nayi Pehal Dushyant Singh Zee TV
2018 Sacred Games Khanna Guru Ji Netflix
2018 Mirzapur Kaleen Bhaiya (Akhandanand Tripathi) Amazon Video


national film award

2013 Gangs of Wasseypur Zee Cine Awards Best Performance in a Villainous Role Nominee
2017 Newton Filmfare Awards Best Supporting Actor Nominee
2017 Mango Dreams Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival Best Supporting Actor Winner
2017 Mango Dreams Cape Town & Winelands International Film Festival, Best Actor Winner
2018 Newton International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominee
2019 Stree Screen Awards Best Actor in a Supporting Role Winner


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

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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.

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