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Everyone loves Pankaj Tripathi: On his birthday, we list his five best performances

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From gangster dramas to family entertainers, from indie gems to mainstream potboilers, Pankaj Tripathi is the trump card in them all. The actor has made a name for himself for scene-stealing supporting performances and commanding lead roles, and on his birthday, we could not help but talk about our favourites.

Bareilly Ki Barfi

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Of all the desserts served in this Ashwini Iyer Tiwari movie, Pankaj Tripathi was perhaps the true barfi. Pure, undiluted sweetness and nothing else. Pankaj played father to Kriti Sanon’s smoking, break-dancing Bitti. He was a man so progressive, the likes of which you might not even find in the proudest metropolitan cities, let alone on the terrace tops of Bareilly.

Hijacking the toilet in one scene and sharing cigarettes with his daughter in another, Pankaj switched effortlessly between the dad we all know and the dad we have always wanted. He is a friend as he lights up a smoke for you, listens to your boy problems and also dad when he blames you every time the power goes out. Bareilly Ki Barfi is among Pankaj’s best, softest works and a delicious treat.

Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl

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Pankaj Tripathi may not be ‘dad age’, the actor is 45 in real life, but he sure knows how to bring fathers to life onscreen — from those who are the wind beneath the wings of their offsprings to those who cut those very wings without nary a thought. In The Kargil Girl, it was the latter that he played with elan. His Anup Saxena is a lot like Pankaj in real life — unhurried and centred. He is ready to power the dreams his daughter has, but is too scared to realise. Whatever may be your thoughts on the politics of the film — and the spectrum is quite wide here — one thing everyone agreed on was the spontaneity and stillness Pankaj brought to the role.

Gurgaon

Pankaj Tripathi’s role in Gurgaon has shades of Kaleen Bhaiya from Mirzapur.

Pankaj Tripathi’s role in Gurgaon has shades of Kaleen Bhaiya from Mirzapur.

When Pankaj Tripathi played the tycoon Kehri Singh in Shanker Raman’s neo-noir thriller Gurgaon, he laid the seeds for a future starring role in the far more popular Mirzapur. The film came at a time when the actor was still better known for character parts — even in Gurgaon, he plays a Don Corleone-esque supporting figure to Akshay Oberoi’s protagonist. But not only does the film feature one of the most gripping performances of the actor’s career, it is also an underrated gem well worth your time, and along with Manorama: Six Feet Under, Monsoon Shootout and Raat Akeli Hai, one of the best modern Indian noir dramas you’re likely to see.

Newton

Pankaj Tripathi, Rajkummar Rao and Raghubir Yadav in Newton.

Pankaj Tripathi, Rajkummar Rao and Raghubir Yadav in Newton.

Pankaj Tripathi belongs to the legion of performers who see themselves only as actors, not stars. Portraying characters, good or bad, Pankaj brings so much conviction that it is hard to see the person anymore; all one sees is the character. One such role that comes to the mind is the film, Newton. Playing a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officer posted in a Naxal-affected area, Pankaj’s character is a fine specimen of cynicism and cunning. His Aatma Singh is the antithesis to Rajkummar Rao’s Nutan (Newton) Kumar. If the latter brings idealism, even in the most hostile of circumstances, the former brings alertness and loathing, in equal measure, to the table. Nutan Kumar wants the polling to happen, while Aatma Singh does what he can to scuttle any possibility of villagers lining up to vote. Aatma Singh just doesn’t want more work, in an area which nobody cares about. It is hard not to empathise with Aatma Singh as he tells Newton that there more landmines in the area than men. It is hard not to see his perspective when he says he doesn’t want more of his men killed as the government can’t even provide night vision goggles in such hostile terrain.

Stree

Pankaj Tripathi in a still from Stree

Pankaj Tripathi in a still from Stree

The strongly feminist and hilarious horror-comedy Stree got its loudest laughs thanks to Pankaj Tripathi, who played the wise librarian and resident spirit expert, Rudra Bhaiya. Not only did he bring the role to life with his deadpan delivery and delightfully droll ways, he also gave it his own personal touch. Did you know that the joke about how Stree knows the name of all her targets – ‘sab ka Aadhaar link hai uske paas (she has access to the Aadhaar details of everyone)’ – was not a part of the original script but improvised by him? “This wasn’t in the script. Yeh dialogue Pankaj Tripathi ka hi hai (This is my dialogue)! I added that punchline, to make the character more fun,” he had told India Today.

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Gaurav Chopra’s adorable lullaby for his little prince will leave you emotional

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Gaurav Chopra and wife Hitisha Cheranda welcomed a baby boy on September 12 in Bengaluru. He has been sharing a lot of pictures with his baby boy and it’s super cute. However, recently he shared a video of himself holding his little prince and singing an adorable lullaby for him. Gaurav Chopra had lost both his parents recently but he became a father as well during this time. The actor is thankful to God for this gift but also misses his parents. Along with his video, Gaurav also penned down a long note where he spoke about embracing fatherhood and also remembered his father. He wrote, “Both of us are two weeks old today … Our #princeChopra and me , the infant #daddy ..both learning .. this is the #lori I sing to him ..he’s kind enough to ignore the lack of rhythm and tune .. and falls asleep each time … sometimes both the infants : him and me fall asleep ..he loves to wriggle and snuggle into my neck ..” Also Read – Gaurav Chopra’s adorable lullaby for his little prince will leave you emotional

“Had mentioned this song in a previous post .. had improvised this for a scene in #uttaran , its originally from #kabhikabhie ..Hope you’re kind enough to ignore the besuri singing as well..??? Tomorrow it shall be a month to my father passing away …While I take baby steps to become a daddy ,he guides and mentors me from within .. If only …Sending out love and wishes and asking for blessings ,like always …” Take a look at his post here: Also Read – Gaurav Chopra shares the FIRST picture of his baby boy, and it’s super cute!

Gaurav Chopra spoke about the feeling of becoming a father for the first time in an interview with Bombay Times. He said, “I am so happy that we have got the baby home now. Hitisha, her parents, grandmother and I take turns to look after him. Hitisha’s friends, and my brother and bhabhi decorated the entire house when we brought him home from the hospital. It was an emotional moment and I missed my mother the most. She would have been ecstatic if she were here to see her grandson.” Also Read – Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2, Nia Sharma, Bigg Boss 14 — here are the TV newsmakers of the week

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Mandar Chandwadkar aka Mr. Bhide’s social media account gets hacked

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SAB TV’s popular and longest show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is riding the success high as it recently completed 3000 episodes. The show is a nation wide success and there’s no one who doesn’t know the characters of the show. But recently one of the popular characters of the show Mr. Atmaram Bhide played by Mandar Chandwadkar’s social media account was hacked. He took Palak Sindhwani aka Sonu’s social media account to make the announcement to his fans and followers.

Palak who play Mr. Bhide’s daughter Sonu posted the video informing everyone about Mandar’s account getting hacked. She also wrote, “*URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT**Hello, everyone, This is to inform you that I’m not operating my Instagram id since last 4 days , I.e., @realmandarchandwadkar so if anybody is receiving messages from my id, consider that it’s been hacked, please spread the word! I’ll inform you once I’ll get access to my Instagram id, till then take care, I’ll update you all soon.

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Ishq Mein Marjawan 2 29th September 2020 Written Episode Update

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Ishq Mein Marjawan 2 29th September 2020 Episode starts with Riddhima checking the teddy. Vansh comes and says did you see Ishani, she isn’t in her room. Ishani thinks I may get caught. Vansh sees the teddy and says Ishani, come out. Aryan worries. Ishani comes out. Everyone comes out. Vansh scolds Aryan. Aryan asks why do you always accuse me, I gifted her the teddy, I didn’t know she will do this, maybe Riddhima has helped Ishani escape. Vansh says because I know Riddhima can never do this, I reached your room and got your blank cheque, why did Ishani give this to you. Dadi slaps Aryan.

She says you were making Ishani run away, why are you taking revenge, I would have ousted you from the house. Vansh asks her to calm down. He says you would have ruined our family respect, its good Riddhima saw you and stopped, go and get ready, its time for the rounds. Ishani sits in the mandap.

Vansh asks Riddhima to have juice, she didn’t have anything since morning. She asks did you know. He nods. She thanks him. He says let me thank you, you saved my life and today my respect, I would have lost Ishani today, its my mistake, I failed to keep an eye on her, thank you so much, why do you look so worried, is everything fine, I don’t believe in keeping favors. She recalls everything and says I wanted to tell you something, about my past, when I was out of the house…. before marriage… Vansh stops her. Ye pyaar hai…plays….

Vansh says it was your past, we are married now, we are together and it matters to me, you also learn to live in present, you will be happy. Pandit says its time for kanyadaan. Dadi says Ishani’s dad isn’t alive, Vansh and Riddhima will do the kanyadaan. Ishani thinks I will ignite fire in your life. Pandit says Riddhima didn’t wear any suhaag sign. Riddhima says sorry, I forgot to wear it. Vansh says its fine. He takes the sindoor and fills in her maang. Kabir and Anupriya look on. Kabir says so much happened and its not affecting her, how. Vansh makes Riddhima wear the mangalsutra.

Pandit does tilak to him and gives the gathbandhan cloth. Vansh and Riddhima tie the gathbandhan cloth for Ishani and Angre. Riddhima recalls his words. She recalls their marriage. Ishani and Angre take the wedding rounds. They perform the rituals. Vansh sees Riddhima. Anupriya says I think Riddhima forgot the past and moved on, she has fallen for Vansh, what will we do now. Kabir says my pawn has gone blind in love, she has to come back to me at any cost. He vents anger on himself. Riddhima asks Dadi not to worry. They see Vansh shouting on the call. Vansh says you should send the file to Khurana by tomorrow. He goes. Riddhima says he looks worried. Dadi says he stays angry when he is hungry, it was Ishani’s marriage, he didn’t find time to have anything, did you have anything, you both are same, like kids, caterers would have gone, wait, I will make something. Riddhima says I will cook something for us, don’t worry. Kabir says time has come…. He gets angry.

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