The critically acclaimed actor and National-Award winner, Pankaj Tripathi has added another feather to his cap as he has bagged his first international project. The Newton actor who has impressed us with his performance in Stree, Bareilly Ki Barfi among others is all set to work with Chris Hemsworth. He will soon start shooting for Sam Hargrave's thriller Dhaka with Avengers star.
Chris, who plays the role of superhero Thor in Avengers series was in India last year to shoot some crucial portions. He was in Ahmedabad and Mumbai to shoot action scenes of the movie, which also features Bollywood actors Manoj Bajpayee and Randeep Hooda. The film also stars Golshifteh Farahani and David Harbour. Pankaj will reportedly join the cast and crew in Bangkok to shoot next leg of Dhaka.
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An actor I’m so excited to work with... He’s going to be our “Man Bhai”- the unsung hero of 1983!! #Repost @83thefilm ・・・ The man behind the champions, #ManSingh, will be played by Actor Extraordinaire @pankajtripathi__. #CastOf83 @ranveersingh @kabirkhankk @reliance.entertainment @mantenamadhu @vishnuinduri #Relive83
Recently it was announced that Pankaj will be playing an important role in Kabir Khan's 83 starring Ranveer Singh. He will be seen as the managers of the World Cup winning team.
The actor, who will be playing the role of Man Singh revealed about his preparations for the character."I was good at bowling and fielding and I am hoping to brush up my batting skills while prepping for this film. I will also meet Man Singh ji and talk to him about his experiences. For now, I have been given some books and documents to refer to," he said.
For unversed, Pankaj Tripathi shot to fame with Anurag Kashyap's 2012 film Gangs Of Wasseypur.