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Vinay Pathak has starred in many films including Khosla Ka Ghosla, Bheja Fry, Island City and Johnny Gaddaar and had a supporting role movies like Jism and Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.

Real NameVinay Pathak
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
Eye ColourLight Brown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth1968-07-27
Age (as in 2017)49 Years
Birth PlaceAra, Bihar
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
HometownRanchi, Jharkhand
SchoolVikas Vidyalya, Ranchi
CollegeAllahabad University
State University of New York
Educational QualificationGraduate
DebutTV: House Arrest (1998)
Film: Bombay Boys (1998)
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Shashi Shekhar Pathak (Lecturer)
Sister- Not Known
ControversiesVinay sparked a controversy when he and his wife, already having a girl child, decided to adopt a girl. This, according to the Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act is not acceptable. The act says that a couple having a naturally born child cannot adopt another child of the same gender. The Bombay High Court, however, came to their rescue and stated that the secular law should prevail.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusDivorced
Affairs/GirlfriendsSonika Sahay (Actress)
Wife/SpouseSonika Sahay
ChildrenSon- None
Daughters- Vasudha Pathak, Sharinee Pathak

Some Lesser Known Facts About Vinay Pathak

  • Does Vinay Pathak smoke: Yes
  • Does Vinay Pathak drink alcohol: Yes
  • After graduating from Allahabad University, he fled all the way to the United States for higher studies, where, in university, he developed in himself the interest for acting.
  • Vinay met his wife for the first time during the making of an ad film and this love at first sight failed when the couple filed for divorce in June 2008.
  • In 2008, Vinay produced ‘Dasvidaniya,’ the story of a common man bidding farewell before dying.
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