In the beginning of the year 2021, Pankaj Tripathi has given a great gift to the fans in the form of his web film ‘Kaagaz’. This film is based on a real incident in which half of a person’s life goes out to prove himself alive. Pankaj Tripathi has played a tremendous role of Lal Bihari in the co-production of Salman Khan and Satish Kaushik and directed by Satish. This emotional and funny avatar of Pankaj is getting a lot of appreciation from the audience. Apart from Kaagaz, Pankaj Tripathi is going to play many different characters for the audience this year. Let us see some of his upcoming projects.
It is an upcoming action crime film directed by Sanjay Gupta and being produced under the T-Series banner. The film will cast big actors like John Abraham, Emraan Hashmi, Kajal Aggarwal, Sunil Shetty, Sharman Joshi, Rohit Roy and Mahesh Manjrekar. The film is being produced in the 80s and 90s back drop. The film will show how the lives of the poor have been affected by the destruction of a plant and the construction of large shopping malls. Pankaj Tripathi will be seen in the role of Devraj Chaudhary in the film. The film was scheduled to be released in 2020 although due to Corona it will now be released in 2021.
The film, made on the 1983 World Cup, was to be released in the year 2020 but was postponed due to lockdown. In the film, Ranveer Singh is playing the role of former cricketer Kapil Dev while Deepika Padukone is in the role of Roma Bhatia, Kapil’s wife. In this film, Pankaj Tripathi will be seen in the role of PR Man Singh, manager of Indian cricket team in 1983. Apart from these, many stars like Tahir Raj Bhasin, Saqib Saleem, Amy Virk, Hardy Sandhu will also play important roles in the film. Directed by Kabir Khan, the film will be released in 2021.
Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar
Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra starrer film Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar is set for release this year. The film was to be released in March 2020 but the release was delayed after the lockdown was announced. Pankaj Tripathi plays Kartar Singh in this film. The trailer of the film has also been released in 2020, although the trailer of 2 minutes 27 seconds has not shown a single glimpse of Pankaj Tripathi’s character.
Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon, Jacqueline Fernandes starrer film Bachchan Pandey is set for release this year. Pankaj Tripathi is also going to be seen in an important role in the film directed by Farhad Samaji and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. Earlier this film was to be made as a Hindi remake of South’s hit film Veeram but later the film was written with fresh story. The film was scheduled to be released on 25 December 2020, but the shooting of the film could not be completed due to the pandemic. Recently, Akshay has started shooting for the film.
After a long gap, a film on surrogacy is going to be released after Chori Chori Chupke Chupke . Kriti Sanon and Pankaj Tripathi are going to be seen in lead roles in this film. The film is going to be a Hindi remake of the Marathi language film Mala Aay Whyachi. Pankaj Tripathi is going to play an emotional character in the film while Kriti will be seen playing the role of surrogate mother in the film.