Pankaj Tripathi is an acclaimed Indian film actor who has appeared in some of Bollywood's movies including Gangs of Wasseypur–Part 1, Gangs of Wasseypur–Part 2, Agneepath.
Pankaj Tripathi was born in a Bihari Brahmin family in a small village Belsan near town Gopalganj, Bihar. His village still does not have television, and the nearest theatre is 25 kilometers away. His parents are farmers. He did theatre in his college days in Patna for close to 4 years before joining National School Drama.
Singham Returns, Run, Raavan, Aakrosh, Chillar Party, Agneepath, Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1, Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2, Dabangg 2, ABCD – Any Body Can Dance, Rangrezz, Fukrey, Gunday