Give Pankaj Tripathi any role and he will make it his own with his signature style. The wide array of character Tripathi has played in Hindi cinema in the past 16 years; stands out for the simplicity, spontaneity, and distinct stillness that mark his approach. He makes acting look so easy and natural. The actor manages to add subtlety to his performances and yet manages to make them poles apart from each other.
People love him because of the small-town flavor that he brings to his performances. He has not yet taken up a role for which he is not a fit.
With films like Stree, Bareilly ki barfi, Masaan, and Newton, the actor has gained both fame and love from the audience. He is one such actor who knows how to get under the skin of his roles.
In Mirzapur, his astounding performance was hailed by all as he left everyone on the edge of their seats with his splendid display of versatility. The impressive performance by Tripathi and other supporting casts along with the popularity of the character.
He has made a name for himself for scene-stealing supporting performances and commanding lead roles. He has an innate quality of owing his character with a natural charm, like no other. He is currently working on Mumbai Saga and Kaagaz.
Not many actors who are mostly seen in supporting roles can claim the popularity that he can.