Biography / Wiki
Pankaj Tripathi is a versatile Indian actor who mainly works in Hindi films and web series. Some artists are known only by their names while some artists are recognized by their work and Pankaj is one of them who can play any role with much perfection.
Earlier, he had to search for work, and now work searches for him. Be it movies or web series, he leaves behind a great impact with his every role. It’s hard to imagine the Mirzapur series without him, that’s his legacy.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 5 September 1976, Pankaj Tripathi will turn 44 years old in the year 2020. He seems to be tall with a towering height of 178 in centimeters and 5’10” in feet and inches. He is a well-built man with body measurements of 40 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 15 inches biceps.
He seems very fit and healthy and weighs 70 in kilograms and 154 lbs in pounds approximately. His dark brown eye color and his black hair make his personality even more glorious.
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Pankaj Tripathi is $ 6 Million approx.
Education / Family
Pankaj was born and raised up in Belsand, near Gopalganj, Bihar, and belongs to a Hindu family. He is born to his father Pandit Banaras Tiwari (Farmer) and his mother Hemwanti. He has been grown up with his three brothers and two sisters.
He completed his schooling at D. P. H School, Gopalganj, Bihar, and further attended a College in Patna to complete his graduation.
|Birth Place||The village, Belsand, Near Gopalganj, Bihar|
|Date Of Birth||5 September 1976|
|Age||44 years old (As of 2020)|
|Height||In centimeters – 178 cm
In feet inches – 5’10”
|Weight||In Kilograms – 70 kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|School||D. P. H School, Gopalganj, Bihar|
|College||A College in Patna
National School of Drama (NSD), Delhi, India
|Home Town||Gopalganj, Bihar|
|Debut||Film:- Run (2004)
TV:- Gulal (2010)
|Fathers Name||Pandit Banaras Tiwari (Farmer)|
|Brothers||3 (all Elder)|
|Sister||2 (both Elders)|
Career / Fashion And Style
As per his career, he performed a small role of a local thief in the play Leela Nandlal in 1995. After that, for 4 years he became a regular theatre artist. He moved to Mumbai in 2004 and did an uncredited role in the film ‘Run’. After that, he appeared in several small roles in films and television.
Then, he played a prominent role in a TV drama titled “Gulal.” He received a call for an audition for Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ during shooting for Gulal and he was offered a role of “Sultan” after an audition of 8 hours.
Thereafter, he was highly acclaimed by the critics and audience for his work in Fukrey, Stree, Bareily Ki Barfi, Lukka Chuppi, Manjhi: The Mountain Man, and Masaan. He also worked in some famous web series like Mirzapur and Sacred Games.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
He got married to his lovely wife Mridula Tripathi. The couple has been married for 17 years now and welcomed their daughter Aashi Tripathi in 2006.
|Children||Daughter – Aashi Tripathi
Here we are providing you a list of his favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Favorite Musical Instrument||Not Known|
|Favorite Director(s)||Ram Gopal Varma, Anurag Kashyap|
|Favorite Sport||Not Known|
|Favorite Destinations||Not Known|
|Favorite Color(s)||Not Known|
Some Interesting Facts About Pankaj Tripathi
- In 2017, his film Newton went for the Academy Award in the best foreign film category.
- He earned a National Film Award – Special Mention for the film Newton.
- He worked in more than 60 films and 60 television shows till now.
- He joined a course in Hotel Management and worked as a ‘cook’ after completing his college education.
- He started to perform as a ‘girl artist’ at ‘Chhath Festivals’ in his village at the age of 12.
- He joined ABVP and actively participated in college politics during his college.
- He represented his college in High Jump and 100-meter-sprint.
- His hobbies include Cooking, Reading, Travelling, and Listening to Music.
- His zodiac sign is Virgo.