Shreyas Talpade

Shreyas Talpade (born 27 January 1976) is an Indian actor who appears in Marathi and Hindi films. He has appeared in several critically and commercially successful films including the reincarnation melodrama Om Shanti Om (2007) and the comedies Golmaal Returns (2008), Golmaal 3 (2010), Housefull 2 (2012) and Golmaal Again (2017).

Shreyas Talpade
Shreyas Talpade Image From a Latest Photoshoot by Maanoj Jain.jpg
Talpade at his latest photoshoot
Born (1976-01-27) 27 January 1976 (age 44)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (present-day Mumbai)
EducationMithibai College
Years active2000-present
Spouse(s)Deepti Talpade
RelativesJayshree T. (Aunt)
Meena T. (Aunt)

Early lifeEdit

Shreyas Talpade was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra on 27 January 1976.[1] His father is the brother of actresses Meena T. and Jayshree T. (full name "Jayshri Talpade"). Shreyas attended Shree Ram Welfare Society High School in Andheri West followed by Mithibai College in Vile Parle. He is married to Deepti Talpade, a psychiatrist.[2][3]


Talpade began his acting career appearing in Marathi soap operas and doing stage shows across Maharashtra. He also appeared in the Zee TV soap opera Woh (1998) in which he was the main lead. He has also acted in mini-serials for the production "Adhikari Brothers". His role, in a very popular Marathi serial Damini, as the character Tejas was very popular among Marathi audiences. He also appeared in Jaane Anjaane (2001) aired on doordarshan where he played the role of a son who had dislikes for his father because he felt that his father was the reason for his accident.Viewers liked the content of the same.Fame arrived after he made his Bollywood debut in Nagesh Kukunoor's Iqbal which was written by Vipul K Rawal[4] in which he played the role of a deaf & mute youngster aspiring to be a cricketer.[5] The film and his performance were well received by both audiences and critics.[6] His next film was Kukunoor's Dor in which he played the comic role of a behroopiya, a man with many disguises. This film was also well received by critics.[7]

In 2006, he starred in the comedy, Apna Sapna Money Money and in 2007, he starred in Farah Khan's blockbuster movie, Om Shanti Om, with Shah Rukh Khan, where he played the role of Pappu Master. In 2008, he was seen in Kukunoor's cross-cultural comedy film, Bombay To Bangkok. He also produced a Marathi film, Sanai Chaughade, which was released the same year. His most recent movies are Shyam Benegal's Welcome to Sajjanpur, along with Golmaal Returns and Sangeeth Sivan's horror flick, Click. Shreyas was also seen in the horror film, Help. Shreyas next appeared in the movie Will You Marry Me? which released in 2012.[8][9]

Shreyas has produced a Marathi film, titled Poshter Boyz, under his home production banner, Affluence Movies.[10] The movie which released on 1 August 2014 was launched by Bollywood veteran Subhash Ghai.[11] The film is directed by Sameer Patil and the music for it is composed by Lesle Lewis.

The Marathi film Poshter Boyz was remade in Hindi as Poster Boys and Shreyas made his directorial debut with this film which released on 8 September 2017.[12] The film stars Shreyas himself along with Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol.


  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Language Notes
2000 Nidaan Hindi
2002 Aankhen Chaiwallah (tea-seller) cameo
2003 Raghu More: Bachelor of Hearts
2004 Pachadlela Ravi Marathi
Savarkhed: Ek Gaav Ajay
2005 Revati Chandu Hindi
Iqbal Iqbal
2006 Apna Sapna Money Money Arjun Fernandes
Dor Behroopiya
Aai Shappath..! Akash Mohan Ranade Marathi
Bayo Vishwanath Marathi
2007 Aggar Dr. Aditya Merchant Hindi
Dil Dosti Etc Sanjay Mishra
Om Shanti Om Pappu Master
2008 Bombay To Bangkok Shankar 'Singh' Bhatawdekar
Sanai Choughade Aniket Marathi
Welcome to Sajjanpur Mahadev Hindi
Golmaal Returns Laxman/Anthony Gonsalves
Dashavatar Narad
2009 Paying Guest Bhavesh Verma/Karishma
Aage Se Right Sub-Inspector Dinkar 'Dinu' Waghmare
2010 Click Avi
Hangman Ganesh S. Sathe
Help Dr. Aditya Motwani
Aashayein Himself
Golmaal 3 Laxman
Mirch Manjul/Neelkanth
2011 Teen Thay Bhai Fancy Gill
Hum Tum Shabana Karthik Iyer
2012 Will You Marry Me? Aarav
Housefull 2 Jai
Joker Babban
Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal Johnny Belinda
2014 Poshter Boyz Chief Minister Marathi
Entertainment Johnny cameo Hindi
2015 Baji Baji Marathi
2016 Great Grand Masti Babu rangella extended special appearance Hindi
Wah Taj Tukaram Raosaheb Marathe
2017 Poster Boys Arjun (local goon) also the Director and Producer of the film
Golmaal Again Laxman
2018 Bhaiaji Superhit Tarun Porno Ghosh
2018 Baby Come Naa Aditya Tendulkar Hindi Web series
2019 Setters Apurva Hindi


Marathi serials
  • Aabhalmaya (Season #1) as a Nishant.
  • Damini as Tejas.
  • Avantika as Abhishek Jhagirdaar.
  • Bedhund Manachi Lehar
  • Gubbare
  • Amanat as Bala's husband / beggar
  • Tumcha Amcha Same Asta (Producer)
HINDI serials



In a series of sting operations carried out by Cobrapost code-named Operation Karaoke, Shreyas Talpade has been named as one of many celebrities who can be seen agreeing to promote the agenda of parties on social media platforms in exchange for money, on camera.[13]


  1. ^ Deshmukh, Gayatrieee (27 January 2014). "Shreyas Talpade to celebrate his birthday with family". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Shreyas Talpade -I'm madly in love with Katrina Kaif...". Filmfare. 9 August 2012.
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  4. ^ "Did Kukunoor steal Rawal's script?". Times of India. 2 September 2005.
  5. ^ "From Iqbal to Behrupia". Rediff. 20 September 2006.
  6. ^ " At home with Shreyas Talpade". Retrieved 30 November 2011.
  7. ^ "Shreyas Talpade on Dor". 31 December 2004. Retrieved 30 November 2011.
  8. ^ Vijayakar, Rajiv (18 November 2007). "Films, fame, etc". Deccan Herald. Archived from the original on 18 November 2007.
  9. ^ "Shreyas Talpade". Stardust. 16 November 2007. Archived from the original on 29 December 2007.
  10. ^ "I was always game for Marathi films — Shreyas Talpade". Sakal Times. Retrieved 5 January 2014.
  11. ^ "Subhash Ghai launches Shreyas Talpade's Marathi venture". Retrieved 5 January 2014.
  12. ^ "Poster Boys First Look". Archived from the original on 19 December 2017. Retrieved 14 December 2016.
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