Supriya Pilgaonkar at Event
17 August 1967
|Occupation||Actress, film director, producer|
|Spouse(s)||Sachin Pilgaonkar (m. 1985)|
|Children||Shriya Pilgaonkar (b. 1989)|
Pilgaonkar was born as Supriya Sabnis in a Maharashtrian Brahmin family on 16 August 1967, in Mumbai, India. She met her future husband, Sachin Pilgaonkar while shooting for a Marathi movie Navri Mile Navryala, which he was directing. They got married in 1985, when she was 18 and have a daughter, Shriya Pilgaonkar.
Pilgaonkar has acted in a handful of television serials; the most popular of them are Tu Tu Main Main, Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi, Sasural Genda Phool, Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi and Kadvee Khattee Meethi. Tu Tu Main Main was a comic look at the differences and affection between a mother-in-law and daughter-in-law. Pilgaonkar played the daughter-in-law. In its sequel Kadvee Khattee Meethi, she got a new role to play — as a mother-in-law. In 2011, she participated in the comedy show Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala as a participant.
She has a known contribution in Marathi films as well. The movies in which she has acted with her husband Sachin Pilgaonkar, like Navri Mile Navryala, Majha Pati Karodpati, Ashi Hi Banwa Banvi, Aaytya Gharat Gharoba, were major successes.
Pilgaonkar and Sachin appeared together on the dance show Nach Baliye and emerged as the winners of season 1.
|1990-1991||Kshitij Ye Nahi||Nisha||DD National|
|1994-2000||Tu Tu Main Main||Radha Verma Aur Shalu Verma||DD Metro (1994-1996)|
Star Plus (1996-2000)
|2002-2003||Kabhi Biwi Kabhi Jasoos||Sushma Jawahar Singh||Sony Entertainment Television|
|2006-2007||Tu Tota Main Maina||Maina||DD National|
|2006||Kadvee Khattee Meethi||Rukmini Verma||Star One|
|2008-2009||Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi||Radha Sharma||Imagine TV|
|2010-2012||Sasural Genda Phool||Shailaja Kashyap||Star Plus|
|2012||Lakhon Mein Ek||Kalpana||Imagine TV||One episode|
|2013-2014||Ek Nanad Ki Khushiyon Ki Chaabi...Meri Bhabhi||Amrit Zoravar Shergill||Star Plus|
|2015||Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls||Mamta Laxminarayan Thakur||&TV|
|2016-2017||Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi||Ishwari Dixit||Sony Entertainment Television|
|2018||Mere Sai - Shraddha Aur Saburi||Suhasini Akka||Sony Entertainment Television|
|2018||Ishqbaaaz||Police Commissioner||Star Plus|
|2005||Nach Baliye 1||Star One||Participated with Sachin Pilgaonkar |
(Winner of the show)
|2006||Popkorn Newz||Zoom TV||Host (for one episode)|
|2006||Nach Baliye 2||Star One||Host (for one episode)|
|2007||Nach Baliye 3||Star Plus||Guest appearance|
|2011||Ratan Ka Rishta||Imagine TV||Guest appearance|
|2011||Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala||Star Plus||Participant|
|2011||Star Ya Rockstar||Zee TV||Guest appearance|
|2013||Nach Baliye 5||Star Plus||Guest appearance|
|2018||Indian Idol 10||Sony TV||Guest appearance|
Films and playsEdit
|Denotes films that have not yet been released|
|Mahatare Arka Baiyit Garka||Marathi||Play|
|1984||Navari Mile Navaryala||Chameli||Film|
|1988||Ashi Hi Banwa Banwi||Manisha|
|Maza Pati Karodpati|
|1991||Aayatya Gharat Gharoba|
|2002||Awara Paagal Deewana||Paramjeet|
|2003||Tujhe Meri Kasam||Sarro|
|Navra Maza Navsacha||Bhakti||Marathi|
|Khara Sangaycha Tar||Play|
|Deewane Huye Paagal||Sweety Aunty|
|2010||Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai||Mrs. Parekh||Hindi|
|2017||A Gentleman||Kavya's Mother|
|Batti Gul Meter Chalu||Beena Nautiyal|
|2019||Family Of Thakurganj||Sumitra Devi||Hindi||Film|
|2018||Home||Vandana Sethi||Hindi||Web series streaming on ALT Balaji|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2002||Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actress in a Comic Role||Tu Tu Main Main||Won|||
|2010||Best Supporting Actress||Sasural Genda Phool||Won|
|2010||Indian Telly Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Won|
|2016||Gold Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi||Nominated|
|2017||Lions Gold Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Won|
|Indian Television Academy Awards||Nominated|
|Best Actress-Web Series||Home||Won|
|2019||iReel Awards||Best Actress (Drama)||Nominated|||
- Sharma, Sarika (17 August 2016). "TV actress Supriya Pilgaonkar turns 49, daughter sends a yummilicious cake". The Times of India. Retrieved 23 August 2016.
- "Staying in step with Sachin and Supriya". The Telegraph. Calcutta, India. 24 December 2005. Retrieved 23 August 2016.
- "GR8! TV Magazine - THE INDIAN TELEVISION ACADEMY AWARDS, 2002". www.gr8mag.com. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
- "ITA 2018 Winners List: Divyanka Tripathi, Surbhi Chandna, Harshad Chopda & Others Bag Awards!". Filmibeat. 12 December 2018. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
- "List of Nominees for iReel Awards 2019 | iReel Awards Nominations". News18. Retrieved 22 September 2019.