Shreyas Talpade

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Shreyas Talpade
Born (1976-01-27) 27 January 1976 (age 40)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Actor
Years active 2000–present

Shreyas Talpade (born 28 January 1976) is an Indian actor who appears in Marathi and Hindi films.

Early life[edit]

Talpade was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He attended Shree Ram Welfare Society's High School in Andheri-West. He is married to Deepti Talpade, a psychiatrist.[1] Shreyas met his wife Deepti when he went to her college as a celebrity (he was doing the serial Aabhal Maya then). She was the general secretary. His aunts Jayshree T. & Meena T. are Bollywood actresses


Talpade began his acting career appearing in Marathi soap operas and doing stage shows across Maharashtra. He also appeared in the Zee TV soap opera Woh (1997) in which he was the main lead. He has also acted in mini-serials for the production "Adhikari Brothers". His role, in a very popular Marathi serial "Damini", as the character Tejas was very popular among Marathi audiences. Fame arrived after he made his Bollywood debut in Nagesh Kukunoor's Iqbal which was written by Vipul K Rawal[2] in which he played the role of a deaf & mute youngster aspiring to be a cricketer.[3] The film and his performance were well received by both audiences and critics.[4] His next film was Nagesh Kukunoor's Dor in which he played the comic role of a behroopiya, a man with many disguises. This film was also well received by critics.[5]

In 2006, he starred in the comedy, Apna Sapna Money Money and in 2007, he starred in Farah Khan's blockbuster movie, Om Shanti Om, with Shah Rukh Khan, where he played the role of Pappu Master. In 2008, he was seen in Nagesh Kukunoor's cross-cultural comedy film, Bombay To Bangkok. He also produced a Marathi film, Sanai Chaughade, which was released the same year. His most recent movies are Shyam Benegal's Welcome to Sajjanpur, along with Golmaal Returns and Sangeeth Sivan's horror flick, Click. Shreyas is also seen in the horror film, Help. Shreyas was also seen in the movie Will You Marry Me? which released in 2012.[6][7]

Shreyas has produced yet another marathi film, titled Poshter Boyz, under his home production banner, Affluence Movies.[8] The movie, which is slated to release in 2014, was launched by Bollywood veteran 'Subhash Ghai.[9] The film is directed by Sameer Patil and the music for it is composed by Lesle Lewis.


Unless noted otherwise, films included here under are Hindi language films.
Year Title Role Other notes
2000 Nidaan
2002 Aankhen Chaiwallah (tea seller) Cameo
2003 Raghu More: Bachelor of Hearts
2004 Pachadlela Ravi Marathi film
2004 Savarkhed: Ek Gaav Ajay Marathi film
2005 Revati Chandu Minor role
2005 Iqbal Iqbal Nominated, Filmfare Best Male Debut Award
2006 Apna Sapna Money Money Arjun Fernandes
2006 Dor Behroopiya
2006 Aai Shappath..! Akash Mohan Ranade Marathi film
2007 Aggar (2007 film) Dr. Aditya Merchant
2007 Dil Dosti Etc Sanjay Mishra
2007 Om Shanti Om Pappu Master Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2008 Bombay To Bangkok Shankar 'Singh' Bhatawdekar
2008 Welcome to Sajjanpur Mahadev
2008 Golmaal Returns Laxman/Anthony Gonsalves Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2008 Dashavatar Narad Animated film
2009 Paying Guest Bhavesh Verma/Karishma
2009 Aage Se Right Sub-Inspector Dinkar 'Dinu' Waghmare
2010 Click Avi
2010 Hangman Ganesh S. Sathe
2010 Help Dr. Aditya Motwani
2010 Aashayein Himself Singer
2010 Golmaal 3 Laxman
2010 Mirch Manjul/Neelkanth
2011 Teen Thay Bhai Fancy Gill
2011 Hum Tum Shabana Karthik Iyer
2012 Will You Marry Me? Aarav
2012 Housefull 2 Jai
2012 Joker Babban
2012 Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal Johnny Belinda
2014 "Detective Raj" Gutli
2017 "Dostana 2"
2015 Baji Baji Marathi film
2016 M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story Rohit Sharma
2016 Jism 3 Kabir Grewal Filming



  • Aabhalmaya (Season #1) as a Nishant.
  • Damini as Tejas.
  • Avantika as Abhishek Jhagirdaar.
  • Bedhund Manachi Lehar.



  1. ^ "Shreyas Talpade -‘‘I’m madly in love with Katrina Kaif...’’". Filmfare. 9 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Did Kukunoor steal Rawal's script?". Times of India. 2 September 2005. 
  3. ^ "From Iqbal to Behrupia". Rediff. 20 September 2006. 
  4. ^ " At home with Shreyas Talpade". Retrieved 2011-11-30. 
  5. ^ "Shreyas Talpade on Dor". 2004-12-31. Retrieved 2011-11-30. 
  6. ^ Vijayakar, Rajiv (18 November 2007). "Films, fame, etc". Deccan Herald. Archived from the original on 18 November 2007. 
  7. ^ "Shreyas Talpade". Stardust. 16 November 2007. Archived from the original on 29 December 2007. 
  8. ^ "I was always game for Marathi films - Shreyas Talpade". Sakal Times. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  9. ^ "Subhash Ghai launches Shreyas Talpade's Marathi venture". Retrieved 2014-01-05. 

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