Supriya Pathak was born on January 7, 1961. She belongs to a family of powerful performers, her mother being Dina Pathak, a well known character actress known for playing mother and grandmother in the 1980s and 90s. Her sister, Ratna Pathak is also an actress, and is married to Naseeruddin Shah. Supriyas Pathak herself is married to Pankaj Kapoor, undoubtedly one of India’s finest actors.
Supriya’s had a dream start to her career with the critically acclaimed Shyam Benegal film, Kalyug (1981). Supriya Pathak established herself as one of the finest actresses of her times, her genre being parallel cinema. Kalyug was followed by Bazaar and Vijeta (1982), Masoom (1983), Mirch Masala (1985) in all of which she proved her mettle as a powerful actress. Supriya also played ...» read full biography