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Pankaj Kapur

Biography

Legendary stage and screen actor known for his critically acclaimed roles in Raakh, Ek Doctor Ki Maut, as well as the Shakespearean adaptation Maqbool. After graduating from the Country wide School of Crisis, he spent the very first four years away from school focusing on the stage. Then gained his big break in the Richard Attenborough film Gandhi. In 1998, he produced his directorial debut in Mohandas B.A.L.L.B. and implemented in 2011 with Mausam. He was wedded to celebrity Neelima Azeem from 1975 to 1984. Then wedded Supriya Pathak in 1988. He provides three kids, Shahid, Sanah, and Ruhaan. Within the 2015 romantic humor Shaandaar, he starred alongside his boy, Shahid, and Alia Bhatt.

Quick Facts


Full Name Pankaj Kapur
Date Of Birth May 29, 1954
Place Of Birth Punjab, India
Profession Movie Actor
Education National School of Drama
Nationality Indian
Spouse Supriya Pathak, Neelima Azeem
Children Shahid Kapoor, Sanah Kapoor, Ruhaan Kapoor
Awards National Film Award – Special Jury Award / Special Mention (Feature Film), Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor, National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor, Guild Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Zee Cine Critics Award for Best Actor – Male, Indian Telly Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role, Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series, ITA Award for Best Actor - Comedy, ITA Award for Best Actor / Actress in a Comic Role
Nominations Filmfare Award for Best Villain – Tamil, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor, Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor, Guild Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role, IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role, Stardust Award for Best Actor
Movies Shaandaar, Mausam, Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola, Finding Fanny, Maqbool, Ek Doctor Ki Maut, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, Dharm, Halla Bol, Raakh, The Blue Umbrella, Roja, Dus, Ek Ruka Hua Faisla, Chala Mussaddi... Office Office, Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon, Chameli Ki Shaadi, Ram Jaane, Happi, Sehar, Khamosh, Arohan, Gandhi, Jalwa, Mandi, Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho!, The Weight of Cotton, Khandhar, Susman, Marhi Da Deeva, Aadharshila, Main Zinda Hoon, Aghaat, Shuddhi, Sau Jhooth Ek Sach, AIDS Jaago, Tamas, Abhi Nahi Toh Kabhi Nahi, Blood Brothers, Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin, Good Sharma, Toba Tek Singh
TV Shows Office Office, Karamchand, Naya Office Office
Star Sign Gemini

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#Fact
1 Father in law Baldev Pathak use to stitch Rajesh Khanna's clothes. He was a famous tailor.
2 Son in law of Dina Pathak.
3 Father of actress Sanah Kapoor.
4 Father of Shahid Kapoor from his first marriage to Neelima Azim. Second son is Ruhaan Kapoor from second wife Supriya Pathak.
5 Uncle to actor's Imaad Shah and his brother Vivaan Shah. They are the children of Naseeruddin Shah and Ratna Pathak. Ratna and Pankaj's wife Supriya are sister's.
6 Actress Tarla Mehta is his Aunt in Law. ( Wife Supriya Pathak's aunt).


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shhuddhi announced Raakha
Toba Tek Singh 2017 Toba Tek Singh
Shaandaar 2015 Bipin Arora
Finding Fanny 2014 Don Pedro Cleto Colaco
Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola 2013 Harry Mandola
Chala Mussaddi - Office Office 2011 Mussaddi Lal Tripathi
Good Sharma 2010 Hanuman
Happi 2010 Happi
Love Khichdi 2009 Subramani in Dream Fantasy
Halla Bol 2008 Siddhu
Blood Brothers 2007 Short Dr. Bhootnath
Dharm 2007 Pandit Chaturvedi
Sehar 2005 Prof. Tiwari
The Blue Umbrella 2005 Nandakishore 'Nandu' Khatri
Dus 2005 Himmat Mehndi / Jamwal
Maqbool 2003 Jahangir Khan (Abbaji) (as Pankaj Kapoor)
Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon 2003 Satyaprakash
Jackpot Do Karode 2002 Rana
Mohandas B.A.L.L.B. 2001 TV Series
Office Office 2000 TV Series Musaddilal
Drishtaant 1999 TV Series
Rui Ka Bojh 1997
Zabaan Sambhal Ke 1993-1997 TV Series Mohan Bharti / Mr. Network / Bank Robber
Safar 1996 TV Series
Upanayas 1996 TV Series
Ram Jaane 1995 Pannu Technicolor
Kokh 1994
The Burning Season 1993 Ashok Sarkar
Aakanksha 1993
Roja 1992 Liaqat
Neem Ka Ped 1991 TV Series Budhai Ram
Shadyantra 1990 Sub-Inspector Tabrez Mohammad 'Tabbu' Khan
Ek Doctor Ki Maut 1990
Kamla Ki Maut 1989 Sudhakar Patel
Marhi Da Deeva 1989
Raakh 1989 Inspector P.K
Agla Mausam 1989
Ek Aadmi 1988
Main Zinda Hoon 1988
Dharam Yuddh 1988 TV Series
Susman 1987
Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin 1987 Rohit, a student leader
Jalwa 1987 Albert Pinto
Ek Ruka Hua Faisla 1986 TV Movie Juror #3
Musafir 1986 Shankeran Pillai
Chameli Ki Shaadi 1986 Kallumal "Koylawala" (as Pankaj Kapoor)
Aghaat 1985 Chotelal
Aitbaar 1985 Adovate Jha (uncredited)
Karamchand 1985 TV Series Karamchand
Khamosh 1985 Kuku (as Pankaj Kapoor)
Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho! 1984
Khandhar 1984 Dipu
Mandi 1983 Shantidevi's assistant
Arohan 1983 as Pankaj Kapoor
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro 1983 Tarneja (as Pankaj Kapoor)
Aadharshila 1982
Gandhi 1982 Pyarelal (as Pankaj Kapoor)
Kahan Kahan Se Guzar Gaya 1981
Hari Hondal Bargadar : Share Cropper 1981

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mausam 2011
Mohandas B.A.L.L.B. 2001 TV Series
Drishtaant 1999 TV Series

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mausam 2011 screenplay & dialogue
Happi 2010
Sau Jhooth Ek Sach 2004 dialogue

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mausam 2011 playback singer
Sehar 2005 playback singer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hulla 2008 acknowledgment

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor - Critics Maqbool (2003)
2005 Critics Choice Award Zee Cine Awards Best Actor Maqbool (2003)
2004 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Actor In A Supporting Role Maqbool (2003)
2004 Silver Lotus Award National Film Awards, India Best Supporting Actor Maqbool (2003)
2001 Screen Screen Weekly Awards Best TV Actor Office Office (2000)
1991 Special Mention National Film Awards, India Ek Doctor Ki Maut (1990)
1989 Silver Lotus Award National Film Awards, India Best Supporting Actor Raakh (1989)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Performance in a Comic Role Finding Fanny (2014)
2015 Surfers' Choice Award Bollywood Hungama Surfers' Choice Movie Awards Best Actor in a Supporting Role Finding Fanny (2014)
2015 Screen Screen Weekly Awards Best Ensemble Cast Finding Fanny (2014) · Deepika Padukone
· Arjun Kapoor
· Naseeruddin Shah
· Dimple Kapadia
2014 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Supporting Actor Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola (2013)
2014 Searchlight Award Stardust Awards, India Best Actor Finding Fanny (2014)
2006 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Performance in a Negative Role Dus (2005)
2006 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor in a Villainous Role Dus (2005)
2005 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Supporting Role Maqbool (2003)
2005 Screen Screen Weekly Awards Best Supporting Actor Maqbool (2003)
2005 Popular Award Zee Cine Awards Best Actor in a Supporting Role Maqbool (2003)


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