Vinay Pathak

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Vinay Pathak
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Vinay Pathak Chalo Dilli promotions
Born Vinay Pathak
(1968-07-27) 27 July 1968 (age 48)
Bhojpur District, Bihar
Occupation Film Actor, Television Presenter, Film Producer, Theatre Actor
Years active 1996–present
Spouse(s) Sonika Sahay (m. 2006)
Children Vasudha Pathak
Sharinee Pathak

Vinay Pathak is an Indian actor. He has starred in many films including Khosla Ka Ghosla, Bheja Fry, Island City and Johnny Gaddaar. He has also had supporting role in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.

Early life[edit]

He was born in Bhojpur District, Bihar. He did his schooling from Vikas Vidyalaya, Ranchi. He is an alumnus of 1982 batch. He graduated from Allahabad University and then went to the United States for higher studies.


Pathak attended State University of New York at Stony Brook and acted in many plays. Pathak started off with bit roles before being noticed for his role in the comedy Khosla Ka Ghosla. Soon after that, his performance in the comedy Bheja Fry. In 1999 he played the role of Vinny in the television series Hip Hip Hurrey. He also produced the film Dasvidaniya, which told the story of a common man bidding farewell before dying. He, along with good friend Ranvir Shorey, anchored the show OYE.

Along with friend and co-star Ranvir Shorey, he was the host of the talk show Ranvir Vinay Aur Kaun?. [1] They also co-hosted a the shows House Arrest and Duniya Goal Hain. He also teamed up with his friends Ranvir, Suresh Menon, and Gaurav Ghera to be a part of a gag-based show Great Indian Laughter Show . He hosted Cricket Crazy with Shorey.

Pathak starred in a minor role as Inspector Gurpal Badash in a made-for-TV movie Murder Unveiled (2005) featuring the Sikh community in Canada.

Pathak acted in the movies Johnny Gaddaar and Aaja Nachle , Khoya Khoya Chand and Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.

His next film produced by Pritish Nandy Communications Raat Gayi Baat Gayi , was released in India in December 2009.

Vinay Pathak with Deepak Bhanushali on ONCE MORE STUDIOS location

His was in the film Antardwand .

Personal life[edit]

Vinay Pathak is married to Sonika Sahay.[2]



Year Serial Role TV Channel Language Notes
2001 Kahani Poori Filmi Hai Host/Presenter Set Max Hindi


Year Film Role Language Other roles
2016 Motu Patlu: King Of Kings Guddu Ghalib(Voice role) Hindi
2015 Gour Hari Dastaan Gour Hari Das Hindi
Island City Hindi
Chidiya Bali Hindi
Badlapur Harman Hindi
2013 Bajatey Raho Mintoo Hasan Hindi
2012 Winds of Change Hardy English
Fatso! Hindi
Maximum Hindi
2011 Pappu Can't Dance Saala Vidyadhar Acharya Hindi
Tere Mere Phere Hindi
Bheja Fry 2 Bharat Bhushan Hindi
Jo Dooba So Paar Hindi
Utt Pataang Hindi
Chalo Dilli Mannu Gupta Hindi
Ek Tho Chance Hindi
2010 Antardwand Madhukar Shahi Hindi
The Film Emotional Atyachar Joe
My Name is Khan Jitesh Hindi
2009 Raat Gayi Baat Gayi Amit Hindi
Quick Gun Murugun Chitragupta Hindi
Straight Mr. Peenu Patel Hindi
2008 Oh, My God Rajendra Dubey Hindi
Dasvidaniya Amar Kaul Hindi Actor & Director
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi Balwinder "Bobby" Khosla Hindi
Via Darjeeling Inspector Robin Dutt Hindi
Mithya Ram Bhai Hindi
Manorama Six Feet Under Sub-Inspector Brij Mohan Hindi
2007 Johnny Gaddaar' Prakash Hindi
Aaja Nachle Mr. Chojar Hindi
Bheja Fry Bharat Bhushan Hindi
Say Salaam India Mr. Chopra Hindi
2006 Khosla Ka Ghosla Asif Iqbal Hindi
Mixed Doubles Vinay Hindi
2005 Murder Unveiled Inspector Gurpal Badas
2003 Jism DCP Siddharth Hindi
2000 Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega Monty Hindi
1999 Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam Tarun Hindi
1998 Fire Guide At Taj Mahal
Bombay Boys Chaiwalla Hindi


Year Film
2008 Dasvidaniya


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