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Double delight: Birthday joy for Sachin-Supriya

Statesman News Service |

Small screen&’s endearing couple Sachin Pilgaonkar and Supriya Pilgaonkar have not just shared screen space together and tied the knot with each other, but they also share the same birth date.

As the two stars celebrate their birthday on August 17, here is a look back at their journey together.

Sachin first directed Supriya for his debut Marathi film, Navri Mile Navryala in the year 1984.

The two then starred in a string of films together – Majha Pati Karodpati, Ashi Hi Banwa Banvi, Aaytya Gharat Gharoba – and became a popular onscreen couple in Marathi cinema as their films were major successes.

Sachin and Supriya exchanged vows and got married in 1985 and later, gave birth to their daughter Shriya Pilgaonkar, who was also seen in the Shah Rukh Khan-starrer Fan.

The actors are most remembered for their stint in the comedy show Tu Tu Main Main.

The couple took part in the dance show Nach Baliye and clinched the top spot with their mind blowing performances despite being the eldest couple of all the participants.