Pankaj Tripathi Age, Height, Wife, Children, Biography & More

Pankaj Tripathi Age, Height, Wife, Children, Biography & More


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Profession Actor
Physical Stats & More
Height Centimeters- 178 cm
Meters- 1.78 m
Inches- 5’ 10”
Weight in Kilograms- 70 kg
in Pounds- 154 lbs
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 5 September 1976 (On Sunday)
Age (as of 2023) 47 Years
Birthplace Belsand Village, Bihar, close to Gopalganj
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality Indian
Hometown Gopalganj, Bihar
School D. P. H School, Gopalganj, Bihar
College A College in Patna
National School of Drama, Delhi, India
Educational Qualification 2004 saw the National School of Drama (NSD) graduate in drama.
Debut Film:– Run (2004)
TV:– Gulal (2010)
Family Father– The farmer and priest Pandit Banaras Tiwari passed away on August 21, 2023.
Mother– Hemwanti

Brothers– 3 (all Elder)
Sisters– 2 (both Elders)
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Cooking, reading, taking trips, and enjoying music
Directors Ram Gopal Varma, Anurag Kashyap
Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Girls, Affairs, and More
Marital Status Married
Marriage Date 15 January 2005

Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife/Spouse Mridula

Children Son– None
Daughter– Aashi Tripathi

Some Un-Known Facts About Pankaj Tripathi

  • Pankaj Tripathi is a charismatic and talented Indian actor who enthralls audiences with his convincing portrayals of a wide range of characters.
  • He was born in Gopalganj, Pankaj Tripathi House Address, Bihar, in the little village of Belsand.
  • Shakeela Pankaj Tripathi is a farmer and a devout follower of religion.
  • He became a member of RSS as a child and began going to its “Shakhas.”
  • Due to his lack of a TV and the fact that the closest theater was around 20 kilometers from his town, he remained unaware of movies until the tenth grade.
  • His early years were marked by an inclination toward acting, and between the ages of 12 and 14, he began to participate in the “Chhath Festival” in his town as a “girl artist.”
  • His father moved him to Patna for further education after he completed his primary schooling.
  • Pankaj’s dad desired that he pursue a career in medicine.
  • He joined the ABVP and began taking part in student movements while he was a student in Patna.
  • He was an articulate speaker and an involved student leader at his Patna institution.
  • He excelled in athletics as well, competing for his institution in the 100-meter sprint and high jump.
  • In addition, he completed a hotel management course and spent two years working as a cook at the Hotel Maurya in Patna.
  • After seeing Laxminarayan Lal’s Proscenium Theater production of “Andha Kuan,” he was greatly affected. He watched the show and cried a lot too.
  • It was in Patna that he developed a stronger interest in painting. He began going to theaters and drama performances and developed a fascination with performing. He began asking artists, Auto Wallas, and cyclists whether they could also perform.
  • He made his stage debut in 1995 in a play based on Bhism Sahni’s biography of Leela Nandlal, which was directed by NSD graduate Vijay Kumar. He played a very little part in the play as a local robber. Both the audience and the media expressed their admiration for his performance.
  • Tripathi performed in theater for four years as a regular after 1996.
  • He took the National School of Drama Examination in 2001 and was chosen.
  • He attended NSD for his studies from 2001 to 2004.
  • He went back to Patna after NSD and worked in theater for four months.
  • He and his spouse relocated to Mumbai on October 16, 2004, to pursue his acting career.
  • He appeared in a few brief roles in TV shows and movies between 2004 and 2010, one of which was in a Tata Tea ad.
  • In Mumbai, his wife began working as a teacher at Goregaon.
  • In 2004, he made his cinematic debut alongside Vijay Raaz and Abhishek Bachchan in the movie Run.
  • He was cast in the TV drama series “Gulal” on Star Plus in 2010.
  • He got a call for an audition for Anurag Kashyap’s Gangs of Wasseypur, starring Manoj Bajpai, Wawauddin Siddiqui, Rajkumar Rao, Richa Chadda, Huma Qureshi, Vineet Kumar Singh, and others, while he was filming Gulal, from casting director Mukesh Chhabra. Anurag was first dissatisfied with his audition. But after being persuaded by Mukesh Chhabra, he cast Pankaj Tripathi in the part of “Sultan.”
  • His portrayal of Sultan in Gangs of Wasseypur received positive reviews from both reviewers and viewers.
  • Filmmakers extended their offers to Pankaj Tripathi after Gangs of Wasseypur’s success.
  • Critics and viewers alike praised Tripathi’s contributions to Fukrey, Manjhi: The Mountain Man, and Masaan.
  • Pankaj Tripathi was previously the Bihar State Icon, which raised awareness and encouraged young people to vote in the state’s elections. In October 2022, he was named the Election Commission of India’s National Icon. Pankaj Tripathi responded to the Election Commission of India’s declaration of him as its national icon by saying,

    “I was already the state icon for the Election Commission of Bihar, and Chief Election Commissioner Mr. Rajiv Kumar and Election Commissioner Mr. Anup Chandra announced during the AIR station program that I would now represent the Election Commission of India as its national icon in between the shows. This was a pleasant surprise for me, as I had no idea such a thing would occur”

  • In remembrance of his father, Pankaj dedicated a library at a Belsand, Bihar, school on September 11, 2023.


    Pankaj Tripathi with the school’s personnel and pupils
  • In an interview, Pankaj Tripathi talked about how much he loves to eat and said that bhujiya is his favorite Bihari cuisine. Tripathi continued by saying that he would promote Jharkhandi and Bihari food in a restaurant. Tripathi stated during the interview,

    “If I get rice, dal, and fries, then I don’t want anything else in the world,” is what I say when I wish for rice, dal, and fries.Bihar’s food is known for its purity, which makes it extremely healthy for your stomach. In the future, if I build a restaurant, I want to promote Jharkhandi and Bihari food”

  • On October 17, 2023, Pankaj Tripathi received the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for the movie “Mimi.” Droupadi Murmu, the President of India, gave Tripathi the honor.
Pankaj Tripathi accepting the National Film Award from Droupadi Murmu, the President of India
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