Rohit Shetty Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Rohit Shetty is an Indian film director and producer. His work as a filmmaker include the films GolmaalGolmaal Returns, Golmaal 3, Singham, Bol Bachchan, Singham Returns, Chennai Express and Dilwale, which is currently the sixth highest grossing Bollywood film worldwide, for which he was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Director.

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Bio

Real Name : Rohit Shetty

Nickname : Rohit

Profession : Director, Producer

Date of Birth : 14 March 1973

Age (as in 2017) : 44 Years

Birth Place : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Zodiac sign : Pisces

Nationality : Indian

Hometown : Mangalore, Karnataka, India

School : St Mary’s School, Mumbai

College : Not Known

Religion : Hindu

Hobbies: Gyming

Father– Mudhu Balwant Shetty (Actor and Fight director)

Mother– Ratna Shetty

Brothers– Hriday Shetty (Step-Brother) and Uday Shetty (Step-Brother)

Sisters– Chanda Shetty (Elder), Chaya Shetty (Elder), Mahek Shetty (Elder)

Debut

Film (Director): Phool Aur Kaante (1991)

Physical Stats & More

Height : 6’ 1”

Weight : 80 kg

Body Measurements

– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 36 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches

Eye Color : Dark Brown

Hair Color : Black

Girls, Affairs and More

Marital Status : Married

Affairs/Girlfriends : Not Known

Wife : Maya Shetty 

Children: Daughter– N/A
Son– Ishaan

Money Factor

Net Worth: $40 Million

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Rohit Shetty

  • His father Madhu.B Shetty was a popular villain of 70s and fight director, therefore, was also called Fighter Shetty.
  • His father died when he was just 5-6 years old.
  • His first salary was just 35 (INR) a day.
  • His directorial debut film Zameen was a flop.
  • He owns a production company called Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Limited.
  • He stared his Bollywood career as an assistant director in 1991s blockbuster film Phool Aur Kaante. 
  • He co-judged Sony TV’s Comedy Circus from 2009 to 2012.
  • He initially choose Kareena Kapoor to doChennai Express, but due to date issues, Deepika Padukone was casted for this role.
  • After his father’s death, his family was in so much crisis that once her mother went to Amitabh Bachchan’s house for some help and he helped her.
  • He initially decided many titles for Chennai Express, like Southern Touch and Ready Steady Po.
  • He hosted Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 6 in 2014. 

Updated on: 8 May 2017

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