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Who is Anupam Tripathi aka Ali Abdul?

Anupam Tripathi, born 2 November 1988) is an Indian actor based in South Korea. He has appeared in various South Korean television series and films. His first main role, as Ali Abdul in Netflix’s South Korean survival drama series Squid Game (2021), garnered him worldwide recognition.

Anupam Tripathi Biography, Wiki

Squid Game has taken the world by storm. Actor Anupam Tripathi, who plays a pivotal role in the series also gained a lot of popularity after the series was released worldwide on Netflix. Born in Delhi, Anupam Tripathi did theatre in the national capital from 2006 to 2010. He moved to South Korea in 2010.

He wanted to attend the National School of Drama. However, after winning a scholarship from the Korea National University of Arts, he joined the undergraduate program there. After completing his course, he stayed in South Korea to try his hand in Korean showbiz. Before Squid Game, Anupam has featured many Korean TV shows and films.

He made his acting debut with the Korean film Ode to My Father in 2014. His other projects include the popular Korean series Descendants of the Sun and Hospital Playlist and the 2021 film Space Sweepers.

Anupam Tripathi Biography
Anupam Tripathi
Real NameAnupam Tripathi
Nickname Anupam 
Profession South Korean Actor
Wife Name/ SpouseNot Known
Physical Status 
Age31 Years
HeightIn centimeters- 160 cmIn meters- 1.60 mIn Feet Inches-5’6”
WeightIn Kilograms- 70 kgIn Pounds- 120 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Shoe Size8 US
Personal Information
Date of Birth 11 July 1990 
Birth PlaceNot Known
Zodiac signNot Known
EthnicitySouth Asian Brown
NationalityNot Known
  
School NameN/A
College NameN/A
QualificationsN/A
Family Profile
Father NameN/A
Mother NameN/A
SiblingsN/A
Career 
Source Of Income Actor,
Appeared InN/A
Net Worth, SalaryN/A

Anupam Tripathi Career

Tripathi began acting in South Korean plays and commercials during his third year of university. His first feature film credit was as an unnamed Sri Lankan man in Ode to My Father (2014). 

He had a minor role as a bomb expert fighting for Korean independence in the play 불량청년, which was selected for the 36th Seoul Theater Festival, and had various minor unnamed roles in television series like Hospital Playlist (2020) and films such as Space Sweepers (2021). Many of his roles relate to being a migrant worker in Korean society.

Tripathi’s first main cast credit was as the undocumented Pakistani worker Ali Abdul on the Netflix original series Squid Game (2021). Director Hwang Dong-hyuk said that it was “hard to find good foreign actors in Korea” and that he cast Tripathi because of his emotional acting capabilities and fluency in Korean. Following the series’ international success, Tripathi’s follower count on Instagram increased from 10,000 to over 2.5 million in a matter of days.

Anupam Tripathi’s Role in Squid Game

Anupma Tripathi’s Ali is the player No 199 in Squid Game. He is a migrant worker from Pakistan, who stays in Seoul with his wife and baby. However, things become difficult for him when his employers refuse to pay his wages. As a result, he agrees to join the deadly Squid Game. Anupam’s popularity’s increased manifold post Squid Game’s premiere on September 17 on Netflix. Currently, he 2.9 million followers on Instagram.

Anupam Tripathi as Ali Abdul in Squid Game
Anupam Tripathi as Ali Abdul in Squid Game

What is Squid Game all about?

Squid Game has caught everyone’s attention with its edge-of-the-seat story. The nine-episode Korean series tells the story of a group of desperate people who sign up to play mysterious children’s games in the hope of winning a huge cash prize. They risk their lives for KRW 45.6 billion prize money. In the series, 456 people from all walks of life are invited to play a series of games that have life-threatening consequences.

Before the games begin, the participants are told to tell the organizers if they do not wish to participate. However, they don’t object due to the huge prize money. Once the game starts, the colorful gaming arena transforms into a deadly site, which is full of shock and screams.

Squid Game also stars Lee Jung-Jae, Park Hae-soo, O Yeong-su, Wi Ha-Joon, Jung Ho-Yeon, Heo Sung-Tae, and Kim Joo-ryoung.

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Anupam Tripathi on Instagram

Anupam Tripathi FAQ’s

Who is Anupam Tripathi?

Anupam Tripathi, born 2 November 1988) is an Indian actor based in South Korea. He has appeared in various South Korean television series and films. His first main role, as Ali Abdul in Netflix’s South Korean survival drama series Squid Game (2021), garnered him worldwide recognition.

What is Anupam Tripathi’s age?

Currently, Anupam Tripathi is 32 years old.

What is Anupam Tripathi famous for?

Anupam Tripathi’s first main role, as Ali Abdul in Netflix’s South Korean survival drama series Squid Game (2021), garnered him worldwide recognition.

Is Anupam Tripathi Korean?

Originally from New Delhi, India, Tripathi began singing and acting in 2006, and four years later moved to Korea to attend the Korea National University of Arts

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