Supriya Pathak is an Indian actress who has been reigning the screens of Hindi Cinema with her roles as supporting actress for a long time. She was born in January, 1961 in Mumbai. Supriya Pathak’s mom is the famous actress
Dina Pathak . Her father, Baldev Pathak, had a tailoring shop named ‘Shriman’ near Gateway of India. The shop was very famous as it made clothes for the legendary actors
Dilip Kumar and
Rajesh Khanna. Supriya’s sister, Ratna Pathak Shah, is the wife of veteran actor
Naseeruddin Shah. She did not have a good childhood. Her mom worked day and night, leaving her to stay at her uncle’s place. She did PhD in Competitive Dance. Supriya got married to actor and director
Pankaj Kapur. Supriya is very introvert, simple and spiritual in nature. She is the follower of Radha Soami. Her husband is the center of her life. She first started acting in theatres before working in movies. She made debut with the film ‘Kalyug’ in 1981 and won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for the film. She received much praise for her performance in ‘
Bazaar’ in 1982. Her role in the recent movie ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela’ created an unforgettable image on the audience’s mind. She again won the Filmfare Award for this film as Best Supporting Actress. Supriya is a prominent face in TV Series as well. She is still remembered for her outstanding performance as ‘Hansa Parekh’ in the comedy series ‘
Khichdi’ which was aired during 2002 to 2004. She even received Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Comic Role for this series. She was also seen in the TV series Chhanchhan telecasted on Sony TV. Supriya also appeared in a French film named ‘The Bengali Night’.