TV show, Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is ruling the hearts of fans ever since its first episode aired on television more than a decade back. The actors working in the show have become household names. But very few people know that many actors of Gokuldham Society of ‘Tarak Mehta’ have spread their luster even in movies.
Here are 7 actors from ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ who’ve worked in movies.
Dilip Joshi (Jethalal)
Actor Dilip Joshi, who plays Jethalal in the show made his debut with Salman Khan from the film ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’. Another movie he did with Salman Khan was ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’.
Disha Vakani (Dayaben)
Dayaben i.e. Disha Vakani has also tried her luck in Bollywood. She made her debut in Bollywood with ‘Kamasin: The Untouched’, in which she got the lead role. Later, she worked in films like ‘Jodha Akbar’, ‘Devdas’, ‘Phool Aur Aag’ and ‘Mangal Pandey: The Rising’.
Munmun Dutta (Babita ji)
Munmun Dutta aka Babita ji has also worked in some Bollywood flicks. She has acted in films like ‘Mumbai Express’, ‘Dhinchak Enterprise’ and ‘Holiday’. She has worked many actors like Kamal Haasan, Manisha Koirala, Dino Morea, Pooja Bhatt and Gulshan Grover.
Neha Mehta (Anjali Mehta)
Actor Neha Mehta, who plays Anjali Mehta in the show started her acting career in 2001. She has worked in many TV shows. She was also seen in Sanjay Dutt starrer ‘EMI’. Apart from this, she has also worked in some Gujarati and Telugu films.
Mistry Bansiwal (Mrs. Sodhi)
Mistry Bansiwal who plays Sodhi’s wife and Gogi’s mother in ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ has worked in the Ajay Devgan starrer Halla Bol.
Kavi Kumar Azad (Hansraj Hathi)
Actor Kavi Kumar Azad, who played the famous character of Hansraj Hathi, may not be in this world now, but he has also worked in many films. He appeared in many films like ‘Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman’, ‘Baazigar’, ‘Badshah’, ‘Jodha Akbar’ and ‘Kyun Ki’. In 2018, the actor died of a heart attack.
Shyam Pathak (Popatlal)
Shyam Pathak who plays Popatlal in ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ has shown acting on the big screen too. He has worked with Anupam Kher in a Chinese film named Lust, Caution.