Dharmesh Yelande is an Indian dance choreographer. He came to limelight from the dance reality show “Dance India Dance”, where he became 1st runner-up.

Born on 31st October 1983, he starred in movies such as “ABCD”, “ABCD 2” and “Banjo” along with Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor and Prabhudheva. He is famous for his killer dance moves and charming personality.

Dharmesh ‘s Early Life

Dharmesh was born in Baroda, Gujarat, to a medium class family. He grew up Baroda with his two brothers and attended Baroda High School. He is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 136 lbs. This Scorpion dancer is of Indian nationality and practices Hinduism.

From his childhood, he was passionate about dancing and later he pursued his career in dancing. He knows the different form of dancing among which his interest is in hip-hop and popping-loping.  Now, he runs his own D’Virus Dance Academy in his hometown Baroda.


Dharmesh ‘s Career and Achievement

Dharmesh started his career from the show “Airtel Krazzy Kiya Re” on DD National in 2007. He gave powerful performance and reached up to the finale and eventually settled for second position. The following year, he participated in “Boogie Woogie” where he reached to the final and was the winner of the show.

Starting a journey from the small town, later he participated in India’s greatest dance reality show “Dance India Dance Season 2”. He was one of the most popular contestants having a unique form of dancing style. His dancing magic won the heart of million of fans nationally and internationally. He was the most voted contestant and was awarded 1st runner-up in the grand finale.


In 2013, he made his acting debut from the movie “Any Body Can Dance” directed by Remo D’Souza. After receiving a positive response from the critics, the prequel of the movie was made in 2016 with the titled “ABCD 2”.  He also worked in “Banjo” along with Ritesh Deshmukh and Nargis Fakhri.



Dharmesh ‘s Net Worth and Lifestyle

Dharmesh is gradually making his name in the industry. He makes his earning from acting, dancing and choreography. He charges a whopping sum of INR 1.5-2 lakh per episode to appear in a reality show. Although, there is no any report on his income, his net worth should be more than a million rupees.

Dharmesh is living a comfortable life in Mumbai and owns a lavish BMW car. Besides dancing, he enjoys acting and traveling. Sev usal is his favorite dish. He highly idolized Prabhudeva and Remo D’Souza and considered them as his biggest inspiration and support. Dharmesh is active in Instagram and has more than 1 million followers.