Girish Pandurang Kulkarni who is a well known actor in Marathi film industry is also working in Big Budget Bollywood movies these days. Some of his famous Marathi movies are Valu (The Wild Bull), Vihir (The Well), Deool (The Temple), Gabhricha Paus (The Damned Rain) and Jaundya Na Balasaheb. He has done his directorial debut in Marathi Film industry with the movie ‘Jaundya Na Balasaheb’.
He made his acting debut in Bollywood with film-maker Anurag Kashyap’s thriller ‘Ugly’ , in which his performance as the inadvertently funny cop brought him the attention and praise of the industry as well as the masses.
Recently he was seen in Aamir Khan’s Blockbuster movie ‘Dangal’ .
He has acted as the National coach for Geeta Phogat in the movie Dangal 2016. The character had shades of grey and is shown to have issues with Mahavir Phogat. As per the sources he is also working on his next Marathi movie titled ‘Highway’ starring Huma Qureshi and Tisca Chopra. This movie has been written by him and he has also acted in this movie. He has also a co-producer for this movie.
Actor Girish Kulkarni is a very busy man these days. Recently he has been seen in the movie Kaabil. The lead cast of this movie is Hrithik Roshan and Yami Gautam. In this movie Girish has potrayed the role of a corrupt Police inspector. Girish wanted to do mainstream Hindi film since a long time and Kaabil has given him that opportunity. This character has shades of grey. Girish has immense respect for Rakesh Roshan.
In one interview Girish said that he does not like to play the same roles earlier that he had played a nasty Police officer in Ugly but since Rakesh Roshan asked him for this role he just couldn’t say no..