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Mahesh Manjrekar Bio, Age, Movies, Family, Son, Net Worth & Wiki

Mahesh Manjrekar is a well-known Indian actor, screenwriter, director, and producer. He is famously known for portraying the role of Raj Yadav/Baali in the Bollywood movie Dante. His participation in the theater and film industry has been for 2 long and successful decades. He has acted in numerous films, portraying mainly as an antagonist in several films.

Mahesh Manjrekar was born in a Hindu family on 16 August 1958 in Mumbai. Not much known about his parents. He has a sister Devyani Manjrekar, and a brother Shailesh Manjrekar. Manjrekar got married to Deepa Mehta after a courtship of a few years. The couple separated ways after a few years of their marriage. They have a son, Satya Manjrekar, an Actor, and a daughter Ashwami Manjrekar, a Film Producer and Chef.  After that, Mahesh bound the knot with the Marathi actress, Medha Manjrekar. The couple is blessed with a daughter, Saiee Manjrekar, an actress, and a step-daughter, Gauri Ingawale, an actress, who is Medha’s daughter from her first husband.

Mahesh Manjrekar

Mahesh Manjrekar

Mahesh Manjrekar Wiki/Bio

Birth NameMahesh Vaman Manjrekar
Nick NameNot Known
Age(as in 2020) 62 Years
Debut• Film: Jeeva Sakha as Inspector Jamdade (Marathi, 1992), Vaastav: The Reality (Bollywood, 1999), Slumdog Millionaire as Don Javed (Hollywood, 2008)
• Directorial: Aai (Marathi, 1995), Vaastav: The Reality (Bollywood, 1999)
• Production: Aai (Marathi, 1995), Pran Jaaye Par Shaan Na Jaaye (Bollywood, 2003)
• TV: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 1 (2006)
Famous RoleRaj Yadav/Baali in the Bollywood Film Kaante (2002)
Political PartyMaharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS)
ReligionHinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignLeo
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Date of Birth16 August 1958 (Saturday)
NationalityIndian
ResidenceHadapsar, Pune
Home TownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
HobbiesDancing, Writing

Family

Mother's NameNot Known
Father's NameNot Known
BrotherShailesh Manjrekar
SisterDevyani Manjrekar

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/Girlfriends• Deepa Mehta (Costume Designer)
• Medha Manjrekar (Actress)

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/Spouse• First Wife: Deepa Mehta (Ex-Wife)
• Second Wife: Medha Manjrekar
Marriage DateNot Known
Children• Son- Satya Manjrekar (Actor, from the first wife Deepa Mehta)
• Daughter(s)- Ashwami Manjrekar (Actress, Film Producer, Chef; from the first wife, Deepa Mehta), Saiee Manjrekar (Actress, from the second wife Medha Manjrekar), Gauri Ingawale (Actress, Step-daughter)

Education

SchoolDon Bosco High School, Mumbai
College/UniversityUniversity of Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduation
ProfessionActor, Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size40 inches
Biceps Size12 inches
Waist Size33 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityHindu
Hair ColorSalt & Pepper
Eye ColorBrown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress SizeNot Known
Shoe SizeNot Known

Favourite Things

Favourite FoodNot Known
Favourite ActorsNot Known
Favourite ColorsBlack
Favourite SportCricket

Life Journey

Mahesh Manjrekar completed his schooling at Mumbai’s Don Bosco High School. Later, he joined the University of Mumbai to pursue his graduation. He was leaned towards acting from a young age. Mahesh began doing theatre when he was in college. Manjrekar started his career in acting with the much-acclaimed Marathi play, Aflatoon, in 1984. He gained immense recognition for his performance in the play. Consequently, he performed plays like All the Best, Dhyanimani, and Gidhade.

In 1995, a high-budget film Aai was much acknowledged which was directed by Mahesh. From here, Mahesh Manjrekar’s directing attentiveness improved more and after getting positive feedback from the public he began directing the movies as Vaastav in 1999, which was a successful movie starred by Sanjay Dutt.

Mahesh Manjrekar Net Worth

According to Woodgram, Mahesh Manjrekar’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & much more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Mahesh Manjrekar in 2019-2020?

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$5 million
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActor, Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Noted, right now, We don’t have enough information about Cars, Monthly/Yearly Salary, etc. We will update soon.

Controversies

  • In 2002, Manjrekar stated to the police that he had talked to the underworld from a hotel in Nashik in the company of actor Sanjay Dutt, filmmakers Sanjay Gupta and Harish Sughand. Nevertheless, he later turned hostile in court and denied speaking to anyone.
  • In the year 2013, the poster of his Marathi movie Kokanastha attracted criticism because it showed the actor Sachin Khedekar dressed as an RSS Swayamsewak with a tag line: Taath Kana, Haach Baana (A straight spine is our character). People called it Brahmin Supremacist. Nevertheless, he rubbished all the allegations of supremacism.

Career

Mahesh Manjrekar also worked with great actors including Amitabh Bachan, Sanjay Dutt, and many more. Kaante in 2002 is the best example of his outstanding performance. He also played a role in his directed movies as Deha in 2007 and the Telugu movie Okkadunnadu in 2007.

In the year 2008, he achieved a large number of fans by portraying the role of gangster Javed in an Indian film Slumdog Millionaire. This film was a tour de force and achieved 8 Oscar awards in total which was a triumph for the team.

Manjrekar is also joined the MNS in 2014. This depicts his interest in the political profession as well as in showbiz. He also got some controversies throughout his acting career. He also faced public criticism in his Marathi Film for being biased. In the year 2006, Manjrekar competed in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 1 and became the 2nd runner-up.

Movies List

1999Vaastav: The Reality
2001Ehsaas: The Feeling
2002Kaante
2003Pran Jaye Par Shaan Na Jaye
2004Plan
Run
Musafir
2005It Was Raining That Night
2006Zinda
Jawani Diwani: A Youthful Joyride
2007Dus Kahaniyaan
Okkadunnadu
Padmashree Laloo Prasad Yadav
Deha
2008Meerabai Not Out
Slumdog Millionaire
Homam
2009Me Shivajiraje Bhosale Boltoy
Wanted
99
Fruit and Nut
2010Adhurs
Teen Patti
Dabangg
Don Seenu
2011Ready
Fakta Ladh Mhana
Bodyguard
2012Tukkaa Fitt
OMG: Oh My God!
Jai Jai Maharashtra Maza
2013Himmatwala
Shootout at Wadala
Once Upon a Time In Mumbaai Dobara
Arrambam
Rajjo
2014Jai Ho
Rege
Singham Returns
Ardhangini by Abhishek Mukherjee
2015Bajirao Mastani
Akhil
2016Guntur Talkies
Badsha - The Don
2017FU: Friendship Unlimited
Velaikkaran
2018Sanju
Take Care Good Night
2019Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota
Vinaya
Total Dhamaal
Saaho
Mulshi Pattern
Dabangg 3
66 Sadashiv
2020Kesari
Taxi No. 24

TV Shows & Serials List

2006Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 1
2009Monica Mogre
Specials @ 10
Arre Deewano Mujhe Pehchano
2010Maharashtracha Superstar
C.I.D.
2015Agent Raghav - Crime Branch
2018Bigg Boss Marathi 1
Selection Day
2019Bigg Boss Marathi 2
Kaale Dhande
TVF Cheesecake

Facts About Mahesh Manjrekar

  • Does Mahesh Manjrekar drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Does Mahesh Manjrekar smoke?: Not Known
  • Mahesh made his film debut in 1992 with the Marathi movie Jeeva Sakha in which he portrayed the role of Inspector Jamdade.
  • Manjrekar contested the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections as a candidate of the Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, from the Mumbai North-West constituency. He lost the elections to Gajanan Kirtikar of Shiv Sena.
  • In the year 2018, Manjrekar hosted the first season of Bigg Boss Marathi.
  • Mahesh has also appeared in Netflix’s series Selection Day in which he portrayed the role of the cricket coach Tommy sir.
  • He is fond of playing cricket.

FAQs

Who is Mahesh Manjrekar’s wife?

First Wife: Deepa Mehta (Ex-Wife), Second Wife: Medha Manjrekar

What is the age of Mahesh Manjrekar?

62 years (16 August 1958)

What is the height of Mahesh Manjrekar?

1.78 m.

Who is the brother of Mahesh Manjrekar?

Shailesh Manjrekar

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