Rajkumar Yadav, commonly known as Rajkumar Rao is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films. He is one of the rarest and the truest gem in the glittering world of Bollywood. He is considered as an average looking actor with great acting ability.
We have witnessed Rajkumar’s magic in movies like “Gangs of Wasseypur”, “Kai Po Che!”, “Queen”, “CityLights” and “Aligar” along with Bollywood stars like Sushant Singh Rajput, Amir Khan and Kangana Ranaut. In his short acting career, Rajkumar had already won a National Film Award and a Filmfare Award.
Rajkumar Rao: Childhood, Personal details, and Relationship
Rajkumar Rao was born on 31 August 1984 in Gurgaon, Haryana into a middle-class family. He grew up in Gurgaon and completed early education from Blue Bells Model school, Haryana. He completed his graduation in Arts from the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune and shifted to Mumbai to pursue his career in the movies.
Rajkumar is 5’10” tall with black hair and black eyes. This 32-year-old actor’s Zodiac sign is Virgo and hobbies are to dance and to travel. Although he seems to be skinny and peaceful, he is a martial arts trainee and is a national level gold medalist in Taekwondo.
Rajkumar is madly in love with Anwita Paul, with whom, he shared silver-screen in movie “CityLights”. They are looking forward to settle down in the near future. He changed his name at the suggestion of her mother based on numerology and it is becoming a lucky charm for him.
Rajkumar Rao: Career and Awards
Rajkumar was attracted towards acting since an early age. He had done many theater performances and eventually made movie debut in “Love Sex aur Dhoka” in 2010. He further starred in acclaimed movies like “Gangs of Wasseypur”, “Kai Po Che!”, “Queen”, “CityLights” and “Aligar”. He was highly praised by critics and considered as the best actor of new generation in India. Along with critical acclaim, he was successful to win people’s heart.
For his portrayal as Human Rights lawyer Shahid Azmi in movie “Shahid”, he was honored with the National Film Award and Filmfare Critics Award. His performance in other movies is loved and appreciated by the masses. He is gaining name, fame and stardom day by day.
Rajkumar Rao: Net worth and Lifestyle
Rajkumar Rao has an estimated net worth of $ 6 Million. He is one of the hottest prospect in Bollywood tinsel town and is in demand for his acting prowess. He charges a good amount of Rs 4-5 Crore per film and endorses brands such as Titan, Tanishq and Cadbury. He recently bought a swanky apartment in a posh area of Mumbai and stylish Blue Audi Q7 car.
We are eagerly waiting for his upcoming flick “Behen Hogi Teri” and “Shimla Mirchi” and anticipating to witness his top notch performance. When all shining and glittering will settle down and only true acting remains, then, Rajkumar Rao will stand tall and shine the brightest.