Riteish Deshmukh (Actor) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Riteish Deshmukh is an Indian film actor, producer and architect and is known for his work in Hindi and Marathi films. He made his debut with K. Vijaya Bhaskar’s Tujhe Meri Kasam (2003) but when he appeared in Masti (2004) and Bardaasht, he rose to prominence. His work in Masti was nominated for several awards, including the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor category. Riteish Deshmukh has starred in many commercially fruitful films such as Kya Kool Hai Hum, Bluffmaster!, Malamaal Weekly, Heyy Babyy, Dhamaal, Housefull, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, Housefull 2, Grand Masti, Ek Villain, and Housefull 3.
Name: Riteish Deshmukh
Profession: Actor, Producer, Architect
DOB: December 17, 1978
Birth Place: Latur, Maharashtra, India
Home Town: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Home Address: 602, Worli Sagar Co-operative Housing Society, Purna Building, Worli, Mumbai
Best Friends: Akshay Kumar
Hobbies: Playing cricket
Debut Work: Tujhe Meri Kasam (2003, Bollywood), Lai Bhaari (2014, Marathi), Production: Balak-Palak (2012), TV: India’s Dancing Superstar (2013, as a judge)
Movies: Kya Kool Hai Hum, Bluffmaster!, Malamaal Weekly, Heyy Babyy, Dhamaal, Housefull, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, Housefull 2, Grand Masti, Ek Villain and Housefull 3
TV Serials: India’s Dancing Superstar (2013, as a judge)
Height: 180 centimetres
Weight: 70 kilograms
Body: Chest Measurements: 41 Inches, Waist Measurements: 32 Inches, Bicep Measurements: 13 Inches
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Genelia D’Souza (Actress)
GF: Genelia D’Souza (Actress)
Kids: Riaan Deshmukh (born in 2014), Rahyl Deshmukh (born in 2016)
Father: Late Vilasrao Deshmukh (Politician)
Mother: Vaishali Deshmukh
Brothers: Amit Deshmukh (Politician), Dheeraj Deshmukh (Politician)
School:G D Somani Memorial School, Mumbai
College (Graduation):Kamala Raheja School of Architecture, Mumbai
College (Post-Graduation):The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, California, USA
Educational Qualification:Degree in Architecture
Cars:Bentley Continental Flying Spur, Mercedes Benz W221 S Class, Range Rover, Honda CR-V
House:properties in Mumbai and other cities
Movies: 4 Crore rupees/film (estimate)
TV Shows: Not Known
Net Income: $30 million (estimate)
Film: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, The Notebook, Jerry Maguire
Actor: Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan
Actress: Madhuri Dixit, Sridevi
Song: “Tujhe Dekha To Ye Jana Sanam” (Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge)
More Information and Facts about Riteish Deshmukh
- Deshmukh debuted with Tujhe Meri Kasam opposite Genelia D’Souza.
- His role in Masti was widely criticized but the film performed well at the box office and it earned him two minor awards.
- His first comparatively successful lead role occurred in the extensivelycriticized sex-comedy Kyaa Kool Hai Hum with Tusshar Kapoor. While the film was unloved by critics, it was appreciated by audiences and acknowledged a moderate success at the box office.
- Deshmukh acted in the sequel of 2004 hit Masti titled Grand Masti whichbecame a box office success, despite receiving negative reviews.
- Deshmukh launched his own production house Mumbai Film Company in 2013 with producing a Marathi film Balak Palak, which was a huge success and won several awards.
- In 2013, he also launched his cricket team Veer Marathi in Celebrity Cricket League which he owned as well as coached as the team captain co-owned by his brother, while the brand ambassador is wife Genelia D’souza and in their first season they entered the semi-finals.
- He donated Rs 25 lakhs to his home town Latur for ‘Jalyukta Latur’, an initiative to make the parched locality water abundant.