Neil Nitin Mukesh is a renowned actor in the Indian film industry. Neil Nitin Mukesh is a handsome and talented movie actor who has worked predominantly in the Bollywood Hindi film industry, along with the Tamil film industry.
Neil Nitin Mukesh has strong connections to the Hindi film industry in India, as he is the grandson of legendary playback singer Mukesh. Owing to his good looks and better acting talent Neil Nitin Mukesh has become one of the most popular young actors in Bollywood today.
About Neil Nitin Mukesh
|Real Name||Neil Nitin Mukesh Chand Mathur|
|Date of Birth||15th January 1982|
|Age (as of September 2018)||36 years|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai|
|Education||Bachelor of Commerce from the HR College of Commerce and Economics (Mumbai)|
|Height||5 ft 8"|
(172 cm) approximately
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Family & Relationships
|Net Worth||INR 57,00,00,000|
(USD 8 Million)
|Famous for||Johnny Gaddaar (2007), New York, Jail (2009), Lafangey Parindey, Tera Kya Hoga Johnny (2010), 7 Khoon Maaf (2011), Players (2012), David, Shortcut Romeo (2013), Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015), Wazir (2016), Indu Sarkar, Golmaal Again (2017)|
|First Movie||Johnny Gaddaar (2007)|
Likes & Dislikes
|Favorite Food||Steamed pomfret, sea bass, salmon, milk cake, gulab jamun, jalebi and Toblerone|
|Hobbies||Playing the piano and singing|
Neil Nitin Mukesh has become renowned as not only one of the best looking celebrities in India, but has also established himself as a competent actor in the Bollywood film industry.
Neil Nitin Mukesh’s age is 36 years as Neil Nitin Mukesh was born on 15th of January, 1982, in Mumbai. Neil Nitin Mukesh’s height is around 5 ft 8 inches (172 cm) while Neil Nitin Mukesh’s weight is around 69 kg (152 lbs).
Neil Nitin Mukesh’s father is the renowned Hindi singer, Nitin Mukesh, while Neil Nitin Mukesh’s mother is Nishi Mukesh. It is a well known fact that Neil Nitin Mukesh’s grandfather was the legendary Hindi singer, Mukesh. Neil Nitin Mukesh’s wife is Rukmini Sahay, who works in the aviation industry. In his spare time, Neil Nitin Mukesh loves to play the piano and sing as well.
Thanks to his impressive acting talent, Neil Nitin Mukesh’s salary per film is around INR 2.5 crores (USD 350,000). His numerous brand endorsement deals coupled with impressive looks and acting talent, has enabled Neil Nitin Mukesh’s net worth to be an estimated INR 57 crores (USD 8 Million).
Owing to his considerable acting talent, Neil Nitin Mukesh is the winner of several acting awards and has also been nominated several times.
The list of Neil Nitin Mukesh’s awards include winning the Apsara Film & Television Awards’ Best Actor in a Negative Role award for his debut ‘Johnny Gaddaar’ (2008), as well as winning the Zee Cine Awards’ Critics Special Award, again for his role in ‘Johnny Gaddaar’ (2008). Apart from these, Neil Nitin Mukesh is also the winner of the South Indian International Movie Award (SIIMA) for Best Actor in a Negative Role for his performance in the Tamil super hit movie ‘Kaththi’ (2015).
Apart from winning these awards, Neil Nitin Mukesh has also been nominated for the Filmfare Awards’ Best Male Debut award, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards’ Face of the Year award, the Screen Awards’ Most Promising Newcomer – Male award, along with being nominated for the Stardust Awards’ Superstar of Tomorrow – Male award, for his excellent debut performance in ‘Johnny Gaddaar’ (2008).
Neil Nitin Mukesh has also been nominated for the Filmfare Awards’ Best Supporting Actor award for his role in ‘New York’ (2010), as well as nominated for the Screen Awards’ Best Supporting Actor award for his role in ‘7 Khoon Maaf’ (2012).
Interesting Facts About Neil Nitin Mukesh
- Neil Nitin Mukesh is a teetotaler, meaning he does not smoke nor drinks alcohol.
- Neil Nitin Mukesh was named ‘Neil’ on the suggestion of legendary singer, Lata Mangeshkar, who idolized the American astronaut, Neil Armstrong.
- Before debuting as an actor in Bollywood, Neil Nitin Mukesh worked as an assistant director on the sets of ‘Mujhse dosti Karoge’.
- Neil Nitin Mukesh is also a philanthropist who runs an NGO which provides basic necessities to the impoverished women of the country.
- Neil Nitin Mukesh is also vocal about the environment and is known to spread awareness about the threat of water scarcity around the country and the world.