Articles about Deepak Dobriyal

Deepak Dobriyal came into the limelight after his portrayal of Rajan Tiwari aka Rajju in ‘Omkara’ for which he won a Special Jury Award at the 2007 Filmfare Awards. Born on September 01, 1975, in Uttarakhand, India, Dobriyal moved to Delhi with his parents at the age of five. He studied at Govt. Boys Senior Secondary School, Begumpur. He then graduated from Delhi University through correspondence. His passion for theater made him choose acting as a career. His theater career began in 1994. Dobriyal collaborated with eminent directors like Arvind Gaur at the beginning of his career. He spent six years with Gaur’s Asmita Theater before switching to Pt. N. K. Sharma’s Act One. He made his feature film debut in Vishal Bharadwaj’s ‘Maqbool’ in 2003. He received his big break with ‘Omkara’ in 2006. His next big outing was as Pappi Tiwari in ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ in 2011. He played the same role in its sequel ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ in 2015. Dobriyal won the 2016 International Indian Academy Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role for his performance in ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns.’ He has also received three Filmfare Awards nominations (2016, 2018 and 2021).

Janhvi Kapoor's 'Good Luck Jerry's shoot stalled again in Punjab

25 Jan 2021

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Janhvi Kapoor's 'Good Luck Jerry's shoot stalled again in Punjab

The shooting of Janhvi Kapoor-starrer upcoming film Good Luck Jerry was stalled for a second time in Punjab.

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

29 Apr 2020

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8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

We laughed about you dying: What Irrfan's last director said

29 Apr 2020

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We laughed about you dying: What Irrfan's last director said

The last movie Bollywood's celebrated actor Irrfan Khan worked in was Angrezi Medium. It told the tale of a father, who runs a sweet shop, wanting to get his daughter admitted to a premiere London university.

Marred by coronavirus pandemic, 'Angrezi Medium' settles for Rs. 9cr

16 Mar 2020

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Marred by coronavirus pandemic, 'Angrezi Medium' settles for Rs. 9cr

Even as a lot of fans waited with much excitement for Irrfan Khan's comeback movie Angrezi Medium, it, unfortunately, could not translate into good business for the film, thanks to the rising panic over the novel coronavirus outbreak and the subsequent closure of cinema halls in several parts of the country.

'Angrezi Medium' review: Irrfan, Dobriyal uplift this otherwise tiresome movie

13 Mar 2020

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'Angrezi Medium' review: Irrfan, Dobriyal uplift this otherwise tiresome movie

Irrfan Khan is back. Not that the man was ever gone. But he is now back on screen, after one hell of a personal journey.

Irrfan Khan talks about struggle with illness and family support

03 Mar 2020

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Irrfan Khan talks about struggle with illness and family support

Irrfan Khan has been missing from the limelight for the most part of the past two years since he was diagnosed with a tumor.

'Angrezi Medium' and 'Gunjan Saxena' get new release dates

17 Feb 2020

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'Angrezi Medium' and 'Gunjan Saxena' get new release dates

Filmmaker Karan Johar and producer Dinesh Vijan have mutually decided to shift the release dates of their films, Angrezi Medium, Gunjan Saxena, and Roohi Afzana, to avoid a potential box-office clash.

Ahead of 'Angrezi Medium' trailer release, Irrfan shares heart-warming message

12 Feb 2020

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Ahead of 'Angrezi Medium' trailer release, Irrfan shares heart-warming message

Just a day ahead of the trailer launch of his film Angrezi Medium, Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan has shared an emotional message for his fans, revealing that he won't be able to promote the movie.

Saif Ali says SRK made his career playing 'male stalker'

07 Oct 2019

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Saif Ali says SRK made his career playing 'male stalker'

Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan recently spoke about the criticism faced by Shahid Kapoor-starrer Kabir Singh.

Irrfan Khan returns to India after 'successful surgery' in London

15 Sep 2019

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Irrfan Khan returns to India after 'successful surgery' in London

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan returned to Mumbai on Saturday after undergoing treatment for cancer in London, United Kingdom.

Cancer survivor Irrfan to start shooting 'Hindi Medium-2' next week

13 Feb 2019

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Cancer survivor Irrfan to start shooting 'Hindi Medium-2' next week

It's been almost a year since Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with high-grade Neuroendocrine tumor, a piece of news that had left his fans aghast.

Check out Irrfan's reaction after winning Best Actor at IIFA

26 Jun 2018

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Check out Irrfan's reaction after winning Best Actor at IIFA

Currently going through the toughest phase of his life, Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan was honored with the Best Actor - Male trophy for 'Hindi Medium' at the recently concluded International Indian Film Awards (IIFA) 2018.

IIFA 2018 nominations: Vidya Balan's 'Tumhari Sulu' leads the way

23 May 2018

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IIFA 2018 nominations: Vidya Balan's 'Tumhari Sulu' leads the way

The nominations for the 19th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards have been announced.

'Baaghi 2' box-office collection: This Tiger-Disha starrer has exceeded expectations

12 May 2018

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'Baaghi 2' box-office collection: This Tiger-Disha starrer has exceeded expectations

'Baaghi 2' continues to rake in moolah, even after a month and a half of its release, a rarity in modern times.

'Baaghi 2' hits another milestone, crosses Rs. 150 crore mark

16 Apr 2018

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'Baaghi 2' hits another milestone, crosses Rs. 150 crore mark

Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani starrer 'Baaghi 2' continues to do wonders at the box office.

'Baaghi 2': Tiger-Disha starrer becomes second highest grosser of 2018

06 Apr 2018

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'Baaghi 2': Tiger-Disha starrer becomes second highest grosser of 2018

After making a smashing entry into the Rs. 100 crore club, Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani starrer 'Baaghi 2' has now emerged as the second highest grosser of 2018.

Disha Patani's next is Rs. 150 crore period film 'Sangamithra'

04 Apr 2018

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Disha Patani's next is Rs. 150 crore period film 'Sangamithra'

After delivering two back to back successes at the box office, Disha Patani will now play the titular role in the mega period film 'Sangamithra'.

'Baaghi 2' emerges Tiger's highest grosser in 4 days flat

03 Apr 2018

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'Baaghi 2' emerges Tiger's highest grosser in 4 days flat

Tiger Shroff, who was under immense pressure to deliver a hit after his last two films failed miserably at the box office, is back in the game and how.

'Baaghi 2' wins at box office: Check out its collections

02 Apr 2018

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'Baaghi 2' wins at box office: Check out its collections

After a record-breaking start on Friday, 'Baaghi 2' continued its winning momentum over the weekend as well.

'Kshanam' director wants due credit for 'Baaghi 2'

23 Feb 2018

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'Kshanam' director wants due credit for 'Baaghi 2'

The trailer of 'Baaghi 2' has taken the Internet by storm. Tiger Shroff, along with his alleged girlfriend Disha Patani, has packed a powerful punch.