Pankaj casts layers of charisma to the roles he plays and gives them a human touch which almost makes the viewers feel they have met the character or someone like him in real life. Apart from all that, there is something exceptional about Pankaj and the kind of roles he plays.
While we can appreciate and admire his past works, here are 5 finest roles that Pankaj Tripathi is set to play in upcoming Bollywood films, that will only increase his fan following:
1. Super 30
Hrithik Roshan’s much-anticipated movie based on the life of mathematician Anand Kumar also stars Pankaj in a significant role. Pankaj Tripathi will be seen essaying the role of Anand Kumar’s arch-rival Devraj Jagan Safdarjung.
We saw Pankaj Tripathi pull off the portrayal of a cynical CRPF officer in ‘Newton’ which also earned him a lot of critical acclaims. Now, in this Sushant Singh Rajput and Jacqueline Fernandez starrer thriller ‘Drive’, Pankaj Tripathi will be seen playing a uniform-clad cop.
Based on the life of legendary Indian cricketer Kapil Dev and his claim to fame with 1983 World Cup win, the film will see Pankaj Tripathi essaying the role of the former manager of Indian cricket team PR Man Singh in the film and honestly, we can’t wait to see Ranveer Singh and Pankaj Tripathi together on-screen!
4. Kargil Girl
Based on ‘Kargil Girl’ and Shaurya Chakra winning ace IAF pilot Gunjan Saxena and her adventures during the Kargil War, and starring Janhvi Kapoor in the lead role, Pankaj Tripathi will be seen essaying the role of Gunjan’s father, an Army officer, in the film.
5. Angrezi Medium
One of the most-awaited collaborations in the industry, Pankaj will be teaming up with Irrfan Khan for this one, and as per reports, he will apparently be playing a wheeler-dealer named Tony, who owns a travel agency and helps Irrfan and Radhika’s on-screen characters to reach the UK.