Born: August 17, 1957
Age : 56
Birthplace : Mumbai, India
Height : 5.6
He was the cute boy Hindi cinema who stole many hearts in films like Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon Se , Geet gata hcal and Satte Pe Satte . He acted in many movies as a child in both Hindi and Marathi films. Sachin Pilgaonkar, as an actor, was charming and brilliant. Today at the age of 56, Sachin has sung, directed , produced and acted in many Marathi and Hindi movies.
Wiki : For Sachin Pilgaonkar , films were always meant to be the career. Starting his career as a child actor, Sachin impressed everyone with his performance in the 1967 released Marathi film , Ha Majha Marg Ekla, he acted in no less than 65 films. As an adult he starred in films like Geet Gata Chal and Ankhiyoan Ke Jharokoan se after which he came to be reckoned as a talented upcoming actor. He also played an important role in the Amitabh and Hema Malini starrer film Satte Pe Satte which was a multi starrer.
He was a promising young talent and there were hopes that he will soon graduate into a main stream lead actor. But unfortunately that never happened. Sachin continued to be a side actor in many memorable films but the coveted success never landed on him. He soon took to direction and production specially on the Marathi screens. In the nineties , when the television was on the height of popularity, his TV show Tu Tu Main Main was a huge hit among the masses. The serial starred his real wife, an actor herself, Supriya Pilgaokar alongwith with acclaimed TV actors like Mahesh Thakur, Reema Lagoo, Kuldeep Pawar. The comedy show that was based on the miffings between a daughter in law and mother in law was a treat for the Indian audience. The show is still one of the most popular shows on Indian television.
Sachin and Supriya are a popular couple in the industry. In the year 2006, they bagged the first prize in a couple based reality dance show Nach Baliye . Despite of being the senior most couple among the contestants, they were voted as the winner by the audience. Thereafter Sachin’s inclination shifted towards dance shows and he produced and judged many dance reality shows for Marathi television. Apart from these he has produced any highly viewed shows for the Marathi audience.
Sachin and Supriya have a daughter and they were the face for the government campaign to save girl child. The campaign was highly successful among the masses in Maharashtra.