Pankaj Tripathi Age (Actor) Weight, Height, Affairs, Biography & More

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Updated 2020/09/06 at 8:35 AM

Pankaj Tripathi is a talented Indian actor who appears in several Bollywood movies. He is well known for his natural and strong acting skills.

He made his debut in the acting industry with a minor role in the movie Run in the year 2004.  Next year in 2005, he appeared in the movie Apaharan. 

Since entering the acting industry, he has acted in approx 40 movies and 60 television shows. 

Pankaj Tripathi got recognition in 2012 for his role in Gangs of Wasseypur. He played the character of Sultan Qureshi, and the audience very much appreciated his role. 

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Pankaj Tripathi Family Life

The talented actor was born on 5th September 1976 in Belsand (a village in Gopalganj district), Bihar. Currently, Pankaj Tripathi age is 43 years old. 

His father’s name is Pandit Banaras Tripathi; he is a priest. He works as a priest and a farmer as well.  

His mother, Hemawanti Devi, is a homemaker. 

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Pankaj Tripathi Age Early Life Details 

Pankaj Tripathi has five siblings. He has three elder brothers and two elder sisters, and Pankaj is the youngest one in the family.  

His father works as a farmer, so he also used to work as a farmer along with his father. He did farming till 11th standard. 

He has been fond of acting since childhood. In his childhood, during festive seasons, Pankaj Tripathi used to perform on stage and played the role of girls in the village’s natak. 

His love for acting prompted him to make a career in the acting field.

Date of Birth September 28, 1976
Current age 43 years 
Birthplace Bihar, India
Father’s namePandit Banaras Tripathi
Mother’s name Hemwanti Devi
Siblings Three elder brothers & Two elder sisters 

Pankaj Tripathi Education 

Pankaj Tripathi did his schooling from D.P.H school in Gopalganj, Bihar. After completing high school, he went to Patna. In Patna, Pankaj studied at the Institute of Hotel Management, Hajipur.

He temporarily worked in a five-star hotel in Patna due to the fear of failure in the acting career.

He did theatre and was very active in college politics as a member of ABVP (Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad). Pankaj Tripathi stayed in Patna for seven years and then he moved to Delhi. 

Pankaj Tripathi joined the National School of Drama in Delhi, and he completed his graduation from there and graduated in the year 2004. 

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Schooling D.P.H school, Bihar 
College Institute of Hotel Management, HajipurNational School of Drama, Delhi 


After completing his graduation, he moved to Mumbai in 2004. In the same year, he made his debut in the movie Run. 

He made his breakthrough in the year 2012, for his role in Gangs of Wasseypur.   

Since then, he has acted in several movies and got a lot of appreciation from the audience. 

Pankaj Tripathi also worked in the television industry. He debuted with the show Zindagi ka har rang Gulaal in 2010. 

Film Debut Run, 2004
Television Debut Zindagi ka har rang Gulaal, 2010

Pankaj tripathi movies and tv shows list:

Pankaj tripathi movie list

Movie        Year Character name 
Run 2004Unnamed
Apaharan 2005Gaya Singh’s Crony
Omkara 2006Kichlu
Shaurya 2008Major Virendra Rathore
Mithya 2008Tipnis
Chintu Ji 2009Paplu Yadav
Barah Aana 2009Inspector
Valmiki Ki Bandook (short film)2010BDO Tripathi
Raavan 2010     ——
Aakrosh2010 Kishore
Chillar Party2011Secretary Dubey
Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 12012Sultan Qureshi
Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 22012Sultan Qureshi
Dabang 22012khilawan
Rangrezz2013Brijbihari Pande
Janta V/S Janardan – Bechara Aam Aadmi2013        ——-
Doosukeltha (Telugu) 2013Dilleeswara Rao
Anwar Ka Ajab Kissa2013Amol
ABCD – Any Body Can Dance 2013Vardha Bhai
Singham Returns2014Altaf
Gunday 2014Lateef
Masaan2015Sadhya Ji
Manjhi: The Mountain Man2015Ruab
Life Biryani 2015  ——
Nil Battey Sannata2016Principal Srivastava
Mango Dreams 2016Salim
Global Baba2016Damru
Newton2017Atma Singh
Munna Michael2017Balli
Gurgaon2017Kehri Singh(lead actor)
Fukrey Returns 2017Pandit
Coffee with D2017Girdhari
Bareilly Ki Barfi2017Narottam Mishra
Anaarkali of Aarah 2017Rangeela
Yours Truly 2018Vijay
Stree 2018Rudra
Kaalakaandi2018  ——-
Kaala (Tamil Debut)2018Pankaj Patil
Harjeeta (Punjabi)2018Coach
Bhaiaji Superhit2018Builder Gupta
Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain2018Feroz
Luka Chuppi 2019Babulal (Guddu’s brother-in-law)
The Tashkent Files2019Gangaram Jha 
Super 30 2019Shree Ram Singh
Kissebazz 2019Chuttan Shukla 
Arjun Patiala 2019Film producer 
Drive 2019Hamid 
Angrezi medium2019Tony 
Extraction 2019Ovi Mahajan Senior

Pankaj Tripathi Wiki & Tv Shows List

Title YearCharacter nameNetwork 
Zindagi Ka Har Rang…Gulaal2010–11Giga KakaStar Plus
Powder2010Naved AnsariSony TV
Sarojini – Ek Nayi Pehal 2015–16Dushyant SinghZee TV
Sacred Games 2018Khanna Guru JiNetflix
Mirzapur2018Kaleen Bhaiya (Akhandanand Tripathi)Amazon Video
Criminal justice 2019Madhav MishraHotstar 
Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl2020Gunjan’s father Netflix 

Awards & Nominations 

Award Year Category Noted work 
Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival2017 Best Supporting actor Mango dreams
Cape Town & Winelands International Film Festival2017Best actor Mango dreams 
Screen Awards 2018Best actor in Supporting role Stree 
Zee Cine Award2019 Best dialogue Stree 
65th National Film Awards_____Special Mention Newton 

Nominations :

Award Year Category Noted work 
Zee Cine Awards2013Best Performance in Villainous RoleGangs of Wasseypur 
FilmFare Awards 2017Best Supporting Actor Newton 
International Indian Film Academy 2018Best Actor in a Supporting RoleNewton 

Personal life 

Pankaj Tripathi is successful in his professional as well as in his personal life. 

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Real name  Pankaj Tripathi 
Nickname Not known 
Home town Bihar, India 
Profession Actor
Zodiac signVirgo 
Hobbies Travelling, Cooking, Listening songs, Reading

Physical appearance

Current age 43 years 
Height (approx)In cm-178cmIn m- 1.78m  In feet inches-5’10”
Weight (approx)70kg 
Eye colour Dark brown 
Hair colour Black 

Love life 

Affairs/ GirlfriendsNot known 
Marital Status Married 
Spouse Mridula 
Marriage date 15th January 2004
ChildrenOne daughter 

Pankaj Tripathi got married on 15th January 2004 to Mridula. She is from Kolkata. According to sources, Tripathi met Mridula on a train traveling to Kolkata, then and there he fell in love with her. 

Now they are happily married, and they have a daughter named Aashi Tripathi. 

Favourite things 

Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan 
Favourite DirectorsRam Gopal Verma, Anurag Kashyap

Current work details 

Sandeep Aur Pinky Farar2020Kartaar Singh 
83 2020Man Singh 
Ludo 2020TBA
Romeo 2020TBA
Mumbai saga 2020Devraj Choudhary 
Abhi toh party shuru hui hai 2020TBA

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Pankaj Tripathi Net Worth:

His total assets is assessed to $ 1 Million-$ 5 Million Dollars (approx) as in 2020. See more about Pankaj Tripathi net worth, movies & awards below.

Social media accounts 

Here are the social media accounts of Pankaj Tripathi. 

Twitter: पंकज त्रिपाठी

Facebook: Pankaj Tripathi- @impankajtripathi

Instagram: pankajtripathi

 Interesting facts about Pankaj Tripathi

  • He is an excellent speaker.
  • He is good at sports, and he represented his college in the High-jump and 100m sprint.
  • His wife is a teacher by profession in Goregaon, Mumbai.
  • He worked as a cook for two years at hotel Maurya in Patna.
  • He graduated in 2004 from the National School of Drama, Delhi.
  • After completing his graduation from NSD, he went back to Patna and did theatre for four months.  
  • In October 2004, he moved to Mumbai along with his wife to fulfill his aspiration of being an actor.  
  • In the movie Gurgaon, 2017, he worked as a lead actor. 
  • His audition for Gangs of Wasseypur went for about 8 hours.
  • Her first performance in Bollywood was in the film Lakshya, but unfortunately, his role was edited from the movie. 

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