February 04, 2023

Rajkummar Rao Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 24, 2021

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Short Biography

Rajkummar Rao was born on 31-08-1984 in Gurgaon (Gurugram) in the state of Haryana, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor & Philanthropist who is known for his work in Bollywood movies as well as Hindi & English television/web series. 

Other Name: Rajkumar Rao, Raj Kumar Yadav
Other Professions: Television Actor Philanthropist
Appearance: Bollywood Hindi English

Rajkummar Rao Complete Bio & Career

Rajkummar Rao was born and brought up in Gurugram. During his time in college, he got associated with the theatre as his dream was to become an actor. After obtaining a graduate degree from Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College, Delhi, he relocated to Pune and joined the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune. After graduating from there, he came to Mumbai to try his luck in films. After struggling for almost a year, he finally grabbed a lead role in Dibakar Banerjee’s anthology drama film titled Love Sex Aur Dhoka in the year 2010. The film was a moderate hit but he got noticed for his performance.
He was then seen in Ragini MMS. His performance in the film was highly appreciated and has since then never looked back. He then was seen in small roles in films such as Talaash, Chittagong, and Gangs of Wasseypur – 2. He came to recognition after his performance in Abhishek Kapoor's Kai Po Che!. The film was a huge hit and his performance was hailed by almost all the critics. He then created history by winning a National Award so early in his career through his performance in the film titled Shahid in the year 2014. This was the beginning of various other awards that fell in his kitty. After winning the Best Supporting Actor award for his performance in Bareilly Ki Barfi, he finally won the Best Actor’s Award for his film Stree in the year 2018. His recently released films such as Love Sonia and 5 Weddings went unnoticed. His film Mental Hain Kya is one of the most awaited films of 2019 and will also be seen in upcoming films Made in China and Turram Khan.

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Rajkummar Rao Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Kamlesh Yadav & Satyapal Yadav. He has a brother named Amit Kumar Yadav and a sister named Monika Yadav. He is in a relationship with actress Patralekha since 2010.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Gurugram, Haryana
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Blue Bells Model School, Gurgaon
College Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College, Delhi
Film and Television Institute of India, Pune Delhi University, New Delhi
Qualification Bachelor of Arts
Hobbies Dancing
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Film : Love Sex aur Dhokha (2010)
Best Movies Newton (2017)
Bareilly Ki Barfi (2017)
Trapped (2016)
Shahid (2012)
and Kai Po Che! (2013) among others
Salary Rs 6-8 Crore per film
Net Worth $ 6 Million
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Audi Q7


Favorite Color Black, Blue, White
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Madhubala , Konkona Sen Sharma
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan , Ranbir Kapoor , Shah Rukh Khan , Daniel Day-Lewis
Favorite Movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Favorite Place Amsterdam
Favorite Food Italian

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Rajkummar Rao

  • In 2013, he won the "National Film Awards" for the Film "Shahid".
  • In 2018, he won the "Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards, under the category of "Best Actor" for the film "Newton".
  • He is a national level gold medalist in "Taekwondo".
  • His real name was Raj Kumar Yadav.
  • He idolizes Shah Rukh Khan.
  • He is a pure vegetarian.
  • He met his girlfriend Patralekha while he enrolled at the FTII, Pune, and later worked with her in the film titled 'City Lights'.

Rajkummar Rao Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

38 years, 5months, 4 days old age Rajkummar Rao will turn 39 on 31 August, 2023. Only 6 months, 26 days, 14 hours,59 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Rajkummar Rao has celebrated the total number of 39 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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