Arjun Rampal is one of the most handsome and dashing actors in Bollywood. Ever since his debut in Bollywood in 2001, Arjun Rampal has starred in several hit movies till date. Being a versatile actor, Arjun Rampal’s performance has been critically acclaimed and won him millions of fans for his acting skills in romantic, thrillers, biopics, socio-political and crime drama movie genres.
Not only is Arjun Rampal one of the best-looking celebrities and a movie actor, Arjun Rampal is also a screenwriter, film producer, TV host and entrepreneur apart from being a highly successful and popular models in India.
Arjun Rampal is also the recipient of several awards for his acting skills, ranking him amongst the handful of successful actor cum models in the Indian film industry.
About Arjun Rampal
|Real Name||Arjun Rampal|
|Date of Birth||26th November 1972|
|Age (as in August 2018)||46 years|
|Place of Birth||Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh)|
|Education||Bachelor Degree in Economics from Hindu College (University of Delhi)|
|Height||6 ft 1"
(185 cm) approximately
Family & Relationships
|Net Worth||INR 105,00,00,000
(USD 15 Million)
|Famous for||Pyar Ishq Aur Mohabbat, Deewanapan, Moksha (2001), Aankhein (2002), Tehzeeb (2003), Asambhav (2004), Elaan, Yakeen, Ek Ajnabee (2005), Don-The Chase Begins (2006), Om Shanti Om (2007), Rock On!! (2008), Fox (2009), Housefull, Raajneeti (2010), Ra.One (2011), Heroine (2012), Inkaar, D-Day (2013), Daddy (2016)|
|First Movie||Pyar Ishq Aur Mohabbat (2001)|
|Annual Income||INR 21,00,00,000
(USD 3 Million)
Likes & Dislikes
|Favorite Food||Tandoori Chicken, Dhansak and Spaghetti Carbonara|
|Favorite Actors||Amitabh Bachchan, Brad Pitt, Robert De Niro and Christian De Sica|
|Favorite Actresses||Manisha Koirala, Smita Patil, Madhuri Dixit and Scarlett Johanson|
|Hobbies||Reading, playing guitar or cricket and driving|
Arjun Rampal is one of the few models who have become talented and successful film actors in India. Arjun Rampal has a huge fan following not only for his chiseled features but also for his acting prowess.
Arjun Rampal’s age is 46 years as Arjun Rampal was born on the 26th of November, 1972, in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. Arjun Rampal’s height is 6 ft 1 inches (185 cm) while Arjun Rampal’s weight is 85 kg (187 lbs).
Arjun Rampal’s father is Amarjeet Rampal, a businessman, while Arjun Rampal’s mother is Gwen Rampal, a teacher by profession. Arjun Rampal’s wife was Mehr Jesia, a popular model, whom he married in 1998, however the couple divorced mutually in 2018, after 20 years of marriage. Arjun Rampal and Mehr Jesia have two lovely daughters, Myra and Maahika Rampal. Although Arjun Rampal does not have any brothers, Arjun Rampal has a younger sister, Komal Rampal.
In his spare time, Arjun Rampal’s hobbies include reading, or playing the guitar and cricket. Arjun Rampal also has a love for driving.
Owing to his impressive acting skills and list of hit movies, as well as his numerous modeling assignments, Arjun Rampal’s annual income is around INR 21 crores (USD 3 Million). Arjun Rampal’s salary for a film is around INR 4.5 crores (USD 660,000). This brings Arjun Rampal’s net worth to around INR 105 crores (USD 15 Million).
Being a talented actor, Arjun Rampal is the winner of several awards in his 18 years movie career. The list of Arjun Rampal’s awards include the Filmfare Awards’ Best Supporting Actor award for his impressive performance in ‘Rock On!!’ (2008). Arjun Rampal also won the National Film Awards’ Best Supporting Actor award for his role in ‘Rock On!!’ (2009). Arjun Rampal is also the winner of the Stardust Awards’ Best Supporting Actor award for his role in ‘Housefull’ (2011).
Arjun Rampal has received the Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards’ Best Actor in a Supporting Role award for his role in the multi-starred ‘Raajneeti’ (2011).
Arjun Rampal is also the winner of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards’ Star Debut of the Year – Male award for his first movie ‘Pyar Ishq Aur Mohabbat’ (2002), as well as winning the IIFA Best Supporting Actor awards for ‘Rock On!!’ (2009) and the IIFA Best Supporting Actor award again for ‘Raajneeti’ (2011).
Arjun Rampal also won the Screen Awards’ Most Promising Newcomer – Male award for his debut ‘Pyar Ishq Aur Mohabbat’ (2002) as well as the Screen Awards’ Best Supporting Actor award for ‘Rock On!!’ (2011).
Apart from this, Arjun Rampal won the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Actor in a Negative Role award for ‘Om Shanti Om’ (2007) and the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Male award for ‘Raajneeti’ (2011).
Not only is Arjun Rampal winner of these movie awards, Arjun Rampal has also been named as the ‘Most Desirable Man’ of the year by the Times of India’s 50 Most Desirable Men list, in 2010.
Apart from these award wins, Arjun Rampal has also been nominated for numerous awards for his movies.
Interesting Facts About Arjun Rampal
- Arjun Rampal is a smoker and also drinks alcohol.
- Arjun Rampal belongs to a truly diverse family, with a Punjabi and Dutch family background as well as a prominent military figure for his maternal grandfather, who is renowned for his contribution in designing the first Indian-made artillery gun for the Indian Army, post-Independence.
- Arjun Rampal’s parents separated when he was quite young and he was raised by his mother, in Nashik, Maharashtra.
- Arjun Rampal entered the modeling world at the young age of 17 years, and with the backing of popular fashion designer, Rohit Bal, became a supermodel by age 20.
- Arjun Rampal rates his performance in ‘Don’ as the pivotal role which made him a popular actor afterwards.
- Arjun Rampal learned to play the guitar for many months to prepare for his role as a rock musician in ‘Rock On!!’.
- Arjun Rampal is a self-confessed fitness freak and his impressively shredded physique is proof of it.
- Arjun Rampal also has his own signature perfume collection, titled ‘Alive’, since 2012.