Pitobash Tripathy

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Pitobash Tripathy
Pitobash Tripathy

Years active2008 – present

Pitobash Tripathy is a Bollywood actor, originally from the state of Odisha,[1] India. He is known for his role in the movies I Am Kalam, Begum Jaan and Shor in the City.

Early life and education[edit]

Pitobash was born in Deuli, Nayagarh, Odisha.[2] Pitobash was brought up in Bhubaneswar where he completed his schooling from the Government High School, Unit 1, Bhubaneswar. Then, he joined Buxi Jagabandhu Bidyadhar College, Bhubaneswar for his higher secondary education.[3] He completed a Bachelor of Technology degree in 2005 from the Government College of Engineering & Leather Technology[4] from Kolkata, and he also holds a diploma in acting from the Film and Television Institute of India.[5]

Tripathy was awarded with the National Bal Shree Honour from the president of India in the field of creative performance at the age of 12. He was also involved in theater in Kolkata[6][7] in 2007. Later he joined Bollywood as an actor.[8]


Tripathy started acting with the movie 99.[9] He then appeared in a supporting role in 3 Idiots. Later, he acted in I Am Kalam, directed by Nila Madhab Panda, and Shor in the City.[10][11][12] He also acted in the movie Mirch in five different roles. Additional appearances include the films Joker, Aalaap, Shanghai and Once Upon ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara!.[13]


Year Title Role Notes
2009 99 Salesman
2009 3 Idiots Junior 7
2010 Aida Bounty hunter
2010 I Am Kalam Laptan
2010 Mirch Madan/Chedimal
2011 Shor in the City Mandook Won Screen Award for Best Comedian
2012 Shanghai Bhagu
2012 Joker Kachua (Alien)
2012 Aalaap Subhash
2013 Go Goa Gone Red Drug Handler
2013 Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara Derd Tang
2014 Million Dollar Arm Amit Rohan
2017 Begum Jaan Surjeet
2017 Mom Baburam
2017 7 jours pas plus The Indian
2019 Total Dhamaal Jhingu
2020 Shamshera TBA

Web Series[edit]

Year Title Role Platform Notes
2018 Table No 5 ZEE5 [14][15]
2019 Metro Park Bittu Eros Now [16]

Awards and honors[edit]

Odisha Youth Inspiration Award – 2012[edit]

Screen Awards[edit]



Filmfare Awards[edit]


Stardust Awards[edit]


Global Indian Film and Television Honours[edit]


Other awards[edit]


  1. ^ Oriya Actor shining
  2. ^ "Journey to Bollywood: An OrissaDiary Interview with Pitobash Tripathy". Orissadiary. Retrieved 23 August 2015.
  3. ^ http://www.mumbaimirror.com/printarticle.aspx
  4. ^ http://www.gcelt.gov.in
  5. ^ http://dearcinema.com/article/the-new-stars-of-indian-cinema-made-in-film-schools/0718
  6. ^ Diploma in Acting
  7. ^ Face you didn't know, Outlook India
  8. ^ http://newindianexpress.com/entertainment/hindi/article481169.ece
  9. ^ "Shor was a short film Raj and DK made with me before 99" – Pitobash
  10. ^ Pitobash in Shor in the City
  11. ^ Pitobash in Shor in the City Archived 21 September 2012 at the Wayback Machine
  12. ^ Pitobash in Shor in the City
  13. ^ Pitobash in Shanghai
  14. ^ Desk, India com Entertainment (31 May 2018). "Zee 5 Originals Series Table 5 Is A Riveting Mystery Thriller - Read Details". India.com. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  15. ^ Desk, India com Entertainment (31 May 2018). "Zee 5 Originals Series Table 5 Is A Riveting Mystery Thriller - Read Details". India.com. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  16. ^ "'Metro Park is Akkarakazhchakal for a larger audience'". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 8 July 2019.

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