Pushkar Shrotri is an Indian film actor and TV artist and a director who has been active in Bollywood, Marathi films and theatre and TV as well. He has done his graduation from M L Dahanukar College. He has worked in more than 25 movies and is a renowned name in the Marathi Film Industry and has been active in movies since 2003.His work has been highly applauded in Marathi films movies like Haapus and Kay Dyache Bola. His main performances in Bollywood are in the blockbuster Munna Bhai M.B.B.S, and its sequel Lage Raho Munna Bhai as a doctor. In 2009, he co-directed a Marathi film Haay Kaay Naay Kaay. He got critics appreciation for performing as super cop in the Rege (2014) in which he changed his look and style. He played the role of a real life ex police officer Sachin Waze in this new avatar, he had to take permission for this and he got it for the motive of the movie was to increase faith of people in police and he was compared to character Bajirao Singham for his incredible and powerful performance in the movie. His next movie Sata Lota Pan Sagla Khota released in September, 2014.
On TV he has worked in
that was telecasted on Zee Marathi and in
telecasted on DD Sahyadri. His filmography includes Balkadu, the movie based on life on Balasaheb Thakre, PG- A Paying Ghost based on VP Kale’s novel Badali is a fun film showing a homesless ghost family and a common man, Sanshay Kallol is a movie between husband and wives and their comedy and worries about their partner cheating each other, Kai Karu Na Kasa Karu a comedy movie based on confusions that is very hilarious, Badam Rani Gulam Chor, Preet Tujhi Majhi a romantic movie for die heart lovers, Morya movie based on Ganeshotsav and how politics plays role in the festival, Anolkhi Hey Ghar Maze, a joint family movie which lives in Pune and many other movies as well. As stated by him acting is his full time profession and he is satisfied with the way things are going for him especially in the Marathi film industry where he is acknowledged and is working on continuous multiple movie projects in versatile and powerful roles.