Dobriyal in 2013
|Born||Kabra, Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India|
|Spouse(s)||Lara Bhalla (m. 2009)|
Deepak Dobriyal (Hindi: दीपक डोबरियाल) is an Indian film and theatre actor. He worked in many films like Sooper Se Ooper, Chor Chor Super Chor, Dabangg 2, Not a Love Story, Teen Thay Bhai, Gulaal, Delhi 6, Omkara, Maqbool, Daayen Ya Baayen, Shaurya, 1971, 13B, The Blue Umbrella, Tanu Weds Manu, Tanu Weds Manu Returns and Mumbai Cutting.
Early life and education
Deepak's parents belong to Kabra village near Rithakhal and Satpuli village, Pauri Garhwal in Uttarakhand state, who moved to Delhi when he was five. In Delhi he lived in Katwariya Saray and completed his schooling from Govt. Boys Senior Secondary School Begumpur.
He started his acting career in 1994 with eminent Theatre director Arvind Gaur. His major plays with Gaur are Tughlaq, Andha Yug ,Final Solutions, "Desire Under the Elms", Rakt Kalyan,"Court Martial", "Dario Fo's Operation Three Star, "The Caucasian Chalk Circle","The Good Person of Szechwan" ,"Neil Simon's The Good Doctor", "Ashok Lal's Ek Mamooli Aadmi", After six years with Asmita theatre he joined Act One with director Pt. N. K. Sharma. He acted in Aao Saathi Sapna Dekhen, Hamaar Baabuji ki chhattri and Aksar Maine Socha Hai.
He has received recognition for his role in Omkara and as a side-kick to the protagonist 'Pappi' in Tanu Weds Manu (2011), a role he reprised in 2015 sequel Tanu Weds Manu Returns and again received critical acclaims.
|2004||Bombay Summer||Ranjan||Short film|
|Three Aces||Tughlaq||TV film|
|Charas: A Joint Operation|
|2005||The Blue Umbrella||Robot owner|
|2006||Omkara||Rajoh Tiwari||Won, Filmfare Special Award|
|2007||1971||Flight Lt. Gurtu|
|2008||Shaurya||Captain Javed Khan|
|Midnight Lost and Found||Arvind||Short video|
|Gulaal||Rajendar Bhati||Nominated, Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role|
|2010||Daayen Ya Baayen||Ramesh Majila|
|2011||Tanu Weds Manu||Pappi||Won, Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role
Nominated, IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role
|Teen Thay Bhai||Harpreet "Happy" Gill|
|Not a Love Story||Robin Fernandes|
|2012||Delhi Safari||Hawa Hawai (Voiceover)|
|Chor Chor Super Chor||Satbir|
|Sooper Se Ooper||Kuki Kukreja|
|2014||Chal Bhaag||Munna Supari|
|2015||Tanu Weds Manu Returns||Pappi|
|Prem Ratan Dhan Payo|
|Beraks||Hindu Priest||Short Film|
|TBA||Lollypop Since 1947|
- 2010: Nominated: Apsara Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role for Gulaal
- 2012: Won: Apsara Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role for Tanu Weds Manu
- Sites.google.com. "Prominent theatre actor's of Delhi theatre". Retrieved 2009-02-28.
- Harneet Singh (12 April 2009). "The Scene Stealers". Indian Express. Retrieved 2009-04-30.
- Shalini langer & Shubhra Gupta (12 March 2007). "Movie reviews-1971". Indian Express. Retrieved 2009-03-01.
- Sampurn (25 April 2009). "Deepak Dobriyal gets set for a lead role act". Thaindian News. Retrieved 2009-04-29.
- "Rajju, Bhati, Pappi, Deepak". Tehelka Magazine. Vol 8, Issue 13, Dated 2 April 2011. Check date values in:
- Express news service (21 January 1999). "Coming Closer". Indian Express. Retrieved 2009-03-05.
- Rohit Vats (May 27, 2015). "Tanu Weds Manu Returns: Praise Kangana, but don’t ignore others". Hindustan Times, New Delhi. Retrieved 2015-05-27.
- "BERAKS – BRINGING THE HYPOCRISY OF INDIAN RELIGION INTO THE LIMELIGHT starring Deepak Dobriyal". Biscoot Blog. 2015-07-16.