Actor Rajkummar Rao Biography, Movies, Marriage, Wiki
Bollywood is an industry which has always given chances to the fresh faces and has accepted them as its own. Many newcomers who did not have a family background in this industry have been accepted by Bollywood and they have become household names today. The path to Bollywood has always been filled with many roadblocks and difficulties for the newcomers but once they get past them, then a world of fame and glory awaits them. And this is a fact that very few actors have succeeded in crossing all these hurdles and making a name for themselves in this industry. And one such actor who did not have a film related background, but who succeeded and became a huge star is the famous actor Rajkummar Rao. Rajkummar Rao is a famous Indian actor who has acted in various Bollywood movies and showed us all his great acting skills. He was born in the city of Gurgaon in Haryana and overcame many challenges on his way to becoming a top actor in the Bollywood industry. He started theatre in his school when he was in the 10th grade and that is when the bug of acting caught up on him. He worked hard for his achievements and it is there for all to see how much success he has garnered in just a few years here. Biography of Rajkummar Rao shows many different and great aspects about this diverse actor. His story is very exciting as well as inspiring at the same time. Rajkummar Rao wiki provides some huge insights into his personal life and what all he has gone through to reach the stage that he has today.
Rajkummar Rao Date of Birth
Rajkummar Rao birthday falls on the 31st of August. He was born in the year 1984. He was born in Gurgaon in Haryana, India. Rajkummar Rao age is not much and this young actor loves to celebrate his birthday in dashing way. He likes to take a break from his work and celebrate his birthday with his family and friends in cool and calm locations in the hilly areas. Rajkummar Rao biography reveals his journey from his birth to being one of the finest actors of the Bollywood industry.
Rajkummar Rao Family Background
Rajkummar Rao was born in an Ahir family. He had a great childhood in his hometown of Gurgaon with his family and they were his biggest supporters when he decided to pursue a career in Acting. Rajkummar Rao family always stood by him and supported him on his way through to career in acting and reaching the heights in Bollywood and he is very thankful to them in supporting him in all his endeavours.
Rajkummar Rao Education
Rajkummar Rao education was completed from the Blue Bells Model School which is located in Gurgaon only. When he was in 10th class he joined the school theatre which was the first step for him in taking him to where he has reached now. After completing his schooling, Rajkummar Rao completed his graduation in the arts stream from the University of Delhi. While he was completing his graduation, he simultaneously did theatre with Kshitij Repertory and the Shri Ram Centre, also known as SRC which is located in New Delhi. After that, he went to the Film and Television Institute of India in Pune and shifted to Mumbai after completing his graduation there.
Rajkummar Rao Personal Life
Rajkummar Rao has worked hard and struggled a lot in his life. After he completed his graduation from FTII, he had to wait and struggle a lot in meeting casting directors and going to studios before he got his first break with ‘Love, Sex Aur Dhokha’. Rajkummar Rao height is 5 feet and 7 inches and he is a hard worker as well. He currently resides in his home in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He has always been a good theatre artist and is a very ambitious actor and all his hard, ambition as well as passion have combined to take him to where he is now. One of the very interesting facts about Rajkummar Rao is that during his days of struggle, he was told that he had ugly eyebrows and that he was dark, who was not a hero material. But he never gave up and vouched for success and ultimately he succeeded as well.
Rajkummar Rao Career
Rajkummar Rao’s career began after he graduated from FTII. He spent a year searching for work but got his first big break in ‘Love, Sex Aur Dhokha’ in 2010. After that, he signed for a negative role in Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Ragini MMS’. After receiving appreciation for his works, he played a small role in the movie ‘Shaitaan’. Rajkummar Rao movies did very good at the box office and then he started doing some small roles in movies such as, ‘Gangs of Wasseypur 2’, ‘Chittagong’ and ‘Talaash’. But the movie which changed his life and brought him much recognition was ‘Kai Po Che’. He followed that up with a role in a biopic Shahid. He did not stop there and went on to work in films like ‘Queen’, ‘City Lights’, ‘Dolly Ki Doli’ and ‘Humari Adhuri Kahaani’. Rajkummar Rao upcoming movies are ‘Shimla Mirchi’ and ‘Aligarh’ slated to be released in 2016.
Rajkummar Rao Love Affairs
There haven’t been much rumours in the industry about Rajkummar Rao love life. It is well known that Rajkummar Rao already has a girlfriend. Rajkummar Rao girlfriend name is Anwita Paul who is also famously known as Patralekha. He met her in his days at the FTII and did a short film together later on where they connected with each other. There are many rumours about Rajkummar Rao marriage, but Rajkummar has himself said that it may happen soon and Patralekha may be Rajkummar Rao wife, but right now both of them were majorly focused on their careers and nothing else.
Rajkummar Rao controversy
Rajkummar Rao has had a very clean image in the film industry and has not been involved in many controversies as of yet. Although he was once quoted to be having issues with Anushka Sharma, but he cleared all rumours saying he had no problem with anyone. He was also once involved in a controversy where he vied for the removal of FTII president Gajendra Verma but besides that, nothing much has been associated with his name.