Riteish Deshmukh Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

By | September 3, 2022

Riteish Vilasrao Deshmukh is an Indian actor, comedian, television presenter, and film producer who is known for acting in Hindi and Marathi Cinema. He was born on 17th December 1978 in Latur, Maharashtra, India to Vilasrao Deshmukh and Vaishali Deshmukh. His father was the ex-chief minister of Maharashtra and Union Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprise India. He has an elder brother Amit and a younger brother Dhiraj. He did his schooling at G D Somani Memorial School. He completed his architectural degree from Kamla Raheja College of Architecture, Mumbai. Later, he practiced for a year in an overseas architectural firm. He has an India-based architectural and interior design firm, Evolutions Architectural Design Studio Private Limited. He also studied at The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, California, USA.

Riteish made his film debut with the 2003 film Tujhe Meri Kasam. In that year, he also appeared in the film Out of Control. 

In 2004, Riteish gained popularity with the film Masti. He was praised for his role and also won two awards. In that year, he also starred in the films, Bardaasht and Naach.

In 2005, he starred in three films Kyaa Kool Hai Hum, Mr Ya Miss, and Bluffmaster!.

In the following years, he appeared in several films, such as Malamaal Weekly(2006), Dhamaal (2007), Heyy Babyy (2007), De Taali (2008), Aladin (2009), Housefull (2010), Double Dhamaal (2011), Housefull 2 (2012), Grand Masti (2013), Ek Villain (2014), Bangistan (2015), Banjo (2016), Bank Chor (2018), Marjaavaan (2019), Baaghi 3 (2020), etc.

He also acted in two Marathi films, such as Lai Bhaari, and Mauli. He also produced two Marathi films.

He has several upcoming films, such as Kakuda, Visfot, Plan A Plan B, Mister Mummy, and Kyaa Total Cool Hai Hum, Vedd.

He hosted several Award ceremonies, such as IIfa Awards Bangkok, Macau, Colombo, Toronto, Zee Cine Awards, CCL Glam Night, etc.

In 2013, Riteish launched his production house Mumbai Film Company. In that year he launched his cricket team Veer Marathi in CCL. 

On the personal front, Riteish married actress Genelia D’Souza on 3rd February 2012. Together they have two sons, Riaan, who was born on 25th November, and Rahyl, who was born on 1st June 2016.

NameRiteish Vilasrao Deshmukh
Nick NameNavra
ProfessionActor, Producer, Architect
Date of Birth17 December 1978
Age43 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceLatur, Maharashtra, India
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolG D Somani Memorial School, Mumbai
CollageKamala Raheja School of Architecture, Mumbai
The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, California, USA
DebutHindi Film: Tujhe Meri Kasam (2003)


Marathi Film: Lai Bhaari (2014)



As a Film Producer: Balak-Palak (2012)


TV: India’s Dancing Superstar (2013, as a judge)
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesPlaying Cricket, Singing
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Political InclinationIndian National Congress (INC)
Address602, Worli Sagar Co-operative Housing Society, Purna Building, Worli, Mumbai 400030 (Vilasrao Deshmukh’s residence)

Riteish Deshmukh Career

  • Riteish made his film debut with the 2003 film Tujhe Meri Kasam. In that year, he also appeared in the film Out of Control. 
  • In 2004, Riteish appeared in the film Masti. In that year, he also starred in the films, Bardaasht and Naach.
  • In 2005, he starred in three films Kyaa Kool Hai Hum, Mr Ya Miss, and Bluffmaster!.
  • In the following years, he appeared in several films, such as Malamaal Weekly(2006), Dhamaal (2007), Heyy Babyy (2007), De Taali (2008), Aladin (2009), Housefull (2010), Double Dhamaal (2011), Housefull 2 (2012), Grand Masti (2013), Ek Villain (2014), Bangistan (2015), Banjo (2016), Bank Chor (2018), Marjaavaan (2019), Baaghi 3 (2020), etc.
  • He also acted in two Marathi films, such as Lai Bhaari, and Mauli. He also produced two Marathi films.
  • He hosted several Award ceremonies, such as IIfa Awards Bangkok, Macau, Colombo, Toronto, Zee Cine Awards, CCL Glam Night, etc.

Riteish Deshmukh Family 

Father Name Late Vilasrao Deshmukh (Politician, died in 2012)
Mother Name Vaishali Deshmukh (Homemaker)
Brother Amit Deshmukh (Elder, Politician), Dheeraj Deshmukh (Younger, Politician) 
Sister None
Wife Genelia D’Souza (m.2012-present)

Riteish Deshmukh Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married
Affairs / Girlfriend Genelia D’Souza (m.2012-present)
Wife/ Spouse Genelia D’Souza (m.2012-present)
Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenSon’s– Riaan Deshmukh (born in 2014), Rahyl Deshmukh (born in 2016)


Daughter- N/A

Riteish Deshmukh Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Riteish Deshmukh Favourite 

Favourite  Actor Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan
Favourite  Actress Madhuri Dixit, Sridevi
Favourite  DirectorInder Kumar
Favourite  Movie Bollywood: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Hollywood: The Notebook, Jerry Maguire
Favourite foodMutton biryani, Aamti, Puran Poli, Kolhapuri Fish, Shrikhand
Favourite  Color Red, Whjite
Favourite  DirectorInder Kumar
Favourite  Destination Goa (India)

Riteish Deshmukh Education 

School G D Somani Memorial School, Mumbai
Collage Kamala Raheja School of Architecture, Mumbai
The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, California, USA
Educational Qualification 

Riteish Deshmukh’s Net Worth

Net WorthN
$30 million
Salary₹4-5 crore/film
Income SourceActing
Car CollectionBentley Continental Flying Spur,
Mercedes Benz W221 S Class,
Range Rover,
Honda CR-V

Some Unknown facts about Riteish Deshmukh

  • Does Riteish Deshmukh smoke?: No
  • Does Riteish Deshmukh drink alcohol?: No
  • His nickname is Navra.
  • Riteish has treated a plate of Samosas to Genelia on his first date.
  • Riteish called his wife Baiko.
  • He changed his name from Ritesh to Riteish in 2006, on the suggestion of a numerologist.
  • He calls his wife, Genelia, by the name ‘Baiko.’

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