October 02, 2022

Rohit Shetty (Director) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 4, 2022

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Short Biography

Rohit Shetty was born on 14-03-1973 in Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is an Indian Film Director, Film Producer, Television Producer, Television Presenter & Television Personality who is known for his work in the Bollywood film industry and Hindi television industry.

Other Name: Rohit, Rohit Babu, Rohit Maddu Shetty
Other Professions: Film Producer Television Producer Television Presenter Television Personality
Appearance: Bollywood Hindi

Rohit Shetty Complete Bio & Career

Rohit Shetty is well-known for his franchise of Golmaal films. He is present among the most sought-after directors from Bollywood. His collaboration with Ajay Devgan is very famous. Together they have delivered several super hit films. Their association began long back when Rohit was an assistant director of Ajay Devgan’s initial movies like Phool Aur Kaante, Raju Chacha, Suhaag, Hindustan Ki Kasam, Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha and Haqueeqat. The day he graduated from assistant director to director, he cast Ajay Devgan along with Abhishek Bachchan and Bipasha Basu in his debut film titled Zameen in 2003. 
The film which made him popular and made him a name to reckon with was his super hit series of Golmaal. All his 3 instalments had Ajay Devgan in the lead role and all of them were huge blockbuster hits. Besides Golmaal, the other noted work of Rohit includes Singham, Bol Bachchan and All the Best. 
In addition to Ajay Devgan, he is also known for his association with Shahrukh Khan. The first time in his career when he didn’t have Ajay in the lead role was in the film Chennai Express in 2013. The film was one of the biggest hits of 2013. After which, he and Shahrukh worked together for another hit film titled Dilwale in 2015. 
Apart from direction, he has also started producing his own films. He started his production debut by co-producing Singham Returns in 2014 and after which he co-produced Dilwale along with Shah Rukh Khan. Next, he delivered Golmaal Again in 2017, Simmba in 2018 & Sooryavanshi in 2021.
Besides Bollywood, he is also actively involved in the Hindi television industry and produced a television series Little Singham in 2018 and Golmaal Jr. in 2019. He is participating as a Host in an Indian action/stunt reality game show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi since 2014. He has also appeared on many television shows as a Guest or Judge.

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Rohit Shetty Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father M. B. Shetty (actor)
Mother Ratna Shetty (actress)
Brothers Uday Shetty, Hriday Shetty (step-brother)
Sisters Mahek Shetty, Chanda Shetty, Kiran Shetty, Chaya Shetty (step-sister)
Affair/Girlfriend Prachi Desai
Wife Maya Rohit Shetty
Son Ishaan Rohit Shetty
Daughter None

He was born into a Hindu Bunt Community to an actor father M. B. Shetty and an actress mother Ratna Shetty. He has four siblings including a brother named Uday Shetty (film producer) and three sisters named Mahek Shetty (costume designer), Chanda Shetty & Kiran Shetty. He also has a step-brother named Hriday Shetty and a step-sister named Chaya Shetty. On 27-05-2005, he married Maya (now Maya Rohit Shetty), a banker. The couple together has a son named Ishaan Rohit Shetty.

Father M. B. Shetty
Brother Uday Shetty

Life's Important Dates Of Rohit Shetty

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 16
Waist Size 36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School St Mary's School, Mumbai
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Gyming, Listen to Music, Travelling
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Film (as an assistant director) - Phool Aur Kaante (1991)
Bollywood Film (as a director) - Zameen (2003)
Bollywood Film (as a producer) - Singham Returns (2014)
TV - Comedy Circus (2009-2011)
Best Movies Chennai Express (2013), Singham Returns (2014) among others
Salary INR 25-40 Crore
Net Worth $40 Million (approx)
Official Website N/A
Best TV Shows Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (since 2014)


Favorite Color Black, Blue, White
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Kareena Kapoor , Kajol Devgan
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan , Shah Rukh Khan , Ajay Devgan
Favorite Place Switzerland, Paris
Favorite Dress Suits
Favorite Food Pasta Pomodoro, Butter Chicken

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Rohit Shetty

  • Rohit Shetty is an Indian director and producer who is famously known for his Golmaal series.
  • He is a fitness freak and spends hours in the gym.
  • He is the host of Stunt and reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi.
  • He runs own production company named Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Limited.
  • He also appeared as a Judge on the television comedy show 'Comedy Circus'.

Rohit Shetty Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

49 years, 6months, 18 days old age Rohit Shetty will turn 50 on 14 March, 2023. Only 5 months, 11 days, 8 hours,1 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Rohit Shetty has celebrated the total number of 49 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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