With the rising popularity of the Korean series Squid Game on the Internet, its casts are also earning worldwide popularity.
One of the actors to earn popularity with his role in the Squid Game is Anupam Tripathi. Tripathi played the role of Ali, a Pakistan-based migrant worker in the series. Find out more about him in the content below.
Short Wiki, Age
Anupam Tripathi is an Indian-born actor earning praise for his role as Ali in the Netflix series, ‘Squid Game.’
He was born in the year 1998 and is currently at the age of 32. His birthday is on November 2.
Born and raised in a middle-class family in Delhi, Tripathi moved to Korea in 2010 after earning a scholarship from the Korea National University of Arts (KARTs).
Tripathi then began juggling his work as a theatre actor along with his studies. He also faced cultural barriers like food and language after arriving in South Korea.
Before lading the role in the Netflix hit Squid Games, Tripathi had minor roles in several Korean TV and films.
He started acting and singing in 2006 and has already completed his master’s degree in acting, as of 2021.
Is Anupam Tripathi Married?
Anupam Tripathi is not married! The rising Indian actor, who gained worldwide fame in the 2021 South Korean survival drama television series, doesn’t have a wife.
Dating Or Single?
Ever since Tripathi gained recognition for his portrayal in the Squid Game, people are interested in his personal and professional life.
His relationship status has also intrigued his fans. However, Tripathi has successfully concealed his dating life with his professional career.
The actor seems to be single as there is no information about him having a girlfriend or relishing a romantic relationship now.
Likewise, he hasn’t given any hint about his possible dating life on social media, which could suggest his current relationship status. In this regard, we can say that Tripathi is currently dating his career.
Although Anupam Tripathi hasn’t opened up about his love life, he has gushed about his family in some of his interviews.
He was born in a middle-class family in India where his father believed that he should study, get a job and earn money. According to his interview, his father was firmly against him acting so he kept his travel plans to South Korea from his parents until he got accepted in KARTs.
His father passed away in 2017 so he couldn’t witness Tripathi’s success from Squid Game. However, Tripathi has revealed that his mother and brothers are proud of him.
Movies And TV Shows
Tripathi has been juggling as an actor and student ever since he moved to South Korea. He began acting professionally in the year 2014 after he landed a minor role in the South Korean blockbuster “Ode To My Father.” He played the role of a Sri Lankan man in the movie which is the fourth highest-grossing movie of all time in South Korea.
He has played alongside some very big names in the Korean industry like Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo. Tripathi appeared in the sixth episode of the famous Descendants of The Sun as an injured man in an earthquake.
Similarly, he has played minor roles in various movies and TV series before his big break came as Player No. 199 from Pakistan in the hit Netflix series Squid Game.
His other film credit includes Asura: The City of Madness (2016), Luck Key (2016), Space Sweepers (2021), and The 8th Night (2021).
Likewise, he has appeared in TV series like Let’s Eat 2 (2015), Hogu’s Love (2015), Arthdal Chronicles (2019), Hospital Playlist (2020), and Taxi Driver (2021).
Anupam Tripathi Net Worth
Anupam Tripathi has finally gained the recognition that he deserves as an actor. Although he had many minor roles in the past, Squid Game has opened several doors in his acting career.
Tripathi hasn’t received a notable earning from his acting job. But he is believed to have received wonderful payroll from his role in Squid Game. Although the exact value of his net worth hasn’t been revealed yet, it is calculated to be in the range of $500k to $1 million in 2021.