July 23, 2024

Riteish Deshmukh Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 11, 2021

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Short Biography

Riteish Deshmukh was born on 17-12-1978 in Latur in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Producer, Television Presenter & Architect who is well-known for his work in Bollywood as well as Marathi cinema. He is the son of Vilasrao Deshmukh, the 14th Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

Other Name: Riteish Vilasrao Deshmukh
Other Professions: Film Producer Television Presenter Architect
Appearance: Bollywood Marathi

Riteish Deshmukh Complete Bio & Career

Ritesh was born in the village of Latur. Former Union Heavy Industry and Science and Technology Minister and former Chief Minister of Maharashtra late Mr. He is the second son of Vilasrao Deshmukh and Vaishali Deshmukh. Ritesh's elder brother Amit Deshmukh is former Minister of State and former MLA of Latur city; and younger brother, Dhiraj Deshmukh, is a member of Latur Youth Congress President and Zilla Parishad member. Ritesh has a school education in Latur, and his college education has been done at JD Somani Memorial School. He got the title of Architect from Kamala Raheja College, Mumbai. I swear to you in 2003He made his debut as an actor in the film. Ritesh chose Genelia D'Souza as the life partner of this film, and in 2012, he married Genelia, according to both Hindu and Christian customs. 
Deshmukh started his filmy journey from his debutant film in 2003 releasing “Tujhe Meri Kasam" along with the co-star "Genelia D'Souza."Also, his second film was "Out of Control" which could not do well at the box office. Moreover, from his first two debutant films, Ritesh did not create any magic with his acting. He appeared in his career third film "Masti," but his role in the movie was discredited, Despite, all the Speculation, was being made, the film worked very well at the box office.
After the film Masti, the film producers acknowledged his acting, and he had started grabbing some good narrated and scripted movies. His career first commercially hit film was "Kyaa Kool Hai Hum" along with "Tusshar Kapoor" a (sex-comedy) film that worked as the supporting pillar for Ritesh's swaying career in the film industry. In the subsequent years, he has appeared in many commercially hit movies such as Heyy Babyy, Dhamaal, Kya Kool Hai Hum, Malamaal Weekly,  Housefull, Bluffmaster!, Housefull 2, Ek Villain, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, Housefull 3, and Grand Masti. In the year 2013, he launched his production house under the name of "Mumbai Film Company."His first film as a producer under his production banner was "Balak Palak," and this film was rated as the successful film at the Marathi box office. The following year, he made his debut in Marathi cinema with the film "Lai Bhaari" an action movie. His recent Bollywood films include Housefull 4 and Marjavan.

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Riteish Deshmukh Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Vilasrao Deshmukh
Mother Vaishali Deshmukh
Brothers Amit Deshmukh, Dheeraj Deshmukh
Wife Genelia D'Souza (03-02-2012)
Sons Riaan Deshmukh, Rahyl Deshmukh
Other Relatives Diliprao Deshmukh (Uncle)

He was born to Vilasrao Deshmukh (former Chief Minister of Maharashtra) and Vaishali Deshmukh. He has two brothers named Amit Deshmukh (politician) and Dheeraj Deshmukh is also a politician. He married to a film actress Genelia D'Souza on 03-02-2012 and together has 2 sons named Riaan Deshmukh and a Rahyl Deshmukh. Politician Diliprao Deshmukh is his uncle.

Riteish Deshmukh wishes happy birthday to his mother Vaishali Deshmukh by posting on his Instagram

Riteish Deshmukh with his wife Genelia D'Souza: Shared a photo on his Instagram

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address 602, Worli Sagar Co-operative Housing Society, Purna Building, Worli, Mumbai 400030 (Vilasrao Deshmukh's residence)
School G D Somani Memorial School, Mumbai
College Kamala Raheja School of Architecture, Mumbai
The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, California, USA
Qualification Degree in Architecture
Hobbies Travelling, Listening Music, Playing cricket
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Film - Tujhe Meri Kasam (2003)
Marathi Film - Lai Bhaari (2014)
Marathi Film - As a Producer - Balak-Palak (2012)
TV - India's Dancing Superstar (2013, as a judge)
Best Movies Masti (2004), Kyaa Kool Hai Hum (2005), Heyy Babyy (2007), Grand Masti (2013), and Housefull Series among others
Best Friends Vivek Oberoi and Aftaab Shivdasani
Salary 3-4 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth $30 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Madhuri Dixit , Sridevi Kapoor
Favorite Actor Shah Rukh Khan , Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Movie Bollywood: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Hollywood: The Notebook, Jerry Maguire
Favorite Place Dubai, Goa
Favorite Food Mutton biryani, Aamti, Puran poli, Kolhapuri fish, Shrikhand

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Riteish Deshmukh

  • Besides lead roles, he has also played negative roles in films like Ek Villain and Marjaavaan.
  • He donated INR 25 Lakhs to his home town Latur for 'Jalyukta Latur', an initiative to make the parched district water sufficient after the droughts faced by Latur in 2016.
  • He owns designing firm ‘Evolution Architectural Design Studio Private Limited.’
  • His wife Genelia is 9 years younger than him.
  • He is the owner of ‘Veer Marathi‘ team in the Celebrity Cricket League (CCL).
  • His designing firm has designed the interior of the Karan Johar‘s house at Union Park in Bandra and also Shah Rukh Khan’s production house ‘Red Chillies Entertainment’ office premises.

Riteish Deshmukh Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

45 years, 7months, 6 days old age Riteish Deshmukh will turn 46 on 17 December, 2024. Only 4 months, 23 days, 12 hours,56 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Riteish Deshmukh has celebrated the total number of 46 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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