Rohit Shetty is an Indian TV personality and a filmmaker. He is best known for his films such as Golmaal, Golmaal Returns, Golmaal 3, Singham, Bachchan Bowl, Singham Returns and Dilwale. He was nominated for
Filmfare Award for Best Director for his directorial project Chennai Express. He has hosted three Fear Factor seasons between 2014 and 2017 and was a judge of Next Superstars in India in 2018.
Director, producer and television personality
Anniversary / Date of birth
Rohit Shetty was born on March 14, 1974 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
He is currently 44 years old.
Juhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Sign of the sun
Indian / Asian
He has Afghan roots with his mother while his father was from the Bunt community.
Rohit attended St. Mary's High School in Santacruz, Mumbai. After graduating, he did not go to college but decided to become a filmmaker. He started working as assistant director for Kuku Kohli, known for Phool Aur Kaante, Yeh Dil Aashiqanaa and Woh Tera Naam Tha.
His father, Mudhu B Shetty was a stuntman and action choreographer. His mother was a junior artist named Ratna Shetty. He has six siblings, older sisters, Mahek Shetty, Chanda Shett and an older half-sister, Kiran Shetty, who works as a flight attendant. He has two half-brothers, Hriday and Uday Shetty. His mother-in-law was Vinodini.
Rohit has been married to Maya since 2005. They have a son named Ishaan.
Rumor had it that he would be attending Prachi's show Desai while shooting Bol Bachchan in 2012. But Rohit denied the rumors claiming that they were baseless.
- In feet – 6 feet
- In centimeters – 183 cm
- In meters – 1.83 meters
- In kilograms – 84 kg
- In pounds – 185 lbs
Beginning of direction
Rohit made his debut as a director with the action thriller "Zameen" in 2003. It was performed by Ajay Devgn, Abhishek Bachchan and Bipasha Basu.
As an actor, he played his first role in the comedy "Golmaal 3" in 2010.
From 2009 to 2012, Rohit served as a judge in the comedy-reality comedy show Circus.
As a director, Rohit has achieved good results with the Golmaal franchise and Chennai Express. His other credits include All the Best: Fun Begins, Bachchan Bowl, Singham and Dilwale franchise.
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Rohit Shetty Facts
Rohit's father died when he was 11 years old and after, they moved to his grandmother's house in Dahisar, Mumbai.
He began his professional career as an assistant director at the age of 17, during which time he worked for director Kuku Kohli's first film, Phool Aur Kaante. Meanwhile, his salary was only 35 rupees a day.
Rohit has its own production company called Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Limited.
He personally chose actress Kareena Kapoor to play the lead role in the movie Chennai Express, but Deepika Padukone was chosen for date reasons.
Rohit hosted Khatron Ke Khiladi Blocker Darr Ka in 2014, fear factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Darr Ka returns in 2015 and Fear of Fear: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2017.
In 2018, he began producing an animated television series titled Little Singham in collaboration with Discovery Kids.
In 2018, he bought a Maserati GranTurismo Sport.