Dilip Joshi is an Indian actor, who appears in Indian movies and television. He is famous for his role of Jethalal Champaklal Gada in “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltha Chashmah”. He is an actor with great comic timing and sense of humor.

Born in 1968, Dilip Joshi made several appearances in Bollywood movies such “Maine Pyaar Kiya” and “Hum Aapke Hain Koun…!” alongside superstar Salman Khan. He established himself in Inian television with “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltha Chashmah”. In this drama, he stars opposite to Disha Vakani.

Dilip Joshi : Early Life and Personal Details

Dilip Joshi was born on May 26, 1968 in Porabandar, Gujrat into Gujarati family. He grew of in Porabandar and attend local school. After high school, he moved to Mumbai for further studies. He enrolled at the Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics  and completed his graduation in commerce.

Dilip Joshi is 5 feet 5 inches tall with a weight of 80 kg. Being traditional Gujarati, he is a pure vegetarian. Besides acting, he loves to travel and discover new places. He is a big time foodie and loves to eat Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisine. At dessert, his favorite is chocolates with almond.

Dilip Joshi is married to Jaymala Joshi and the couple is blessed with one son and one daughter.


Dilip Joshi : Career

Acting has been always an important part of Dilip Joshi’s life. At a very young age of 12, he started acting in theatre. He appeared in several Gujarati dramas and refined his acting skills.

Dilip made his movie debut with “Maine Pyaar Kiya” in minor roles. He further starred in “Hum Aapke Hain Koun…!”, “Humraaz” and “Dil Hai Tumhara”. He shared screen space with super star like Salman Khan, Arjun Rampal and Preity Zinta.

In 1997, Dilip appeared in his first television drama “Kya Baat Hai”. Some of his notable tele-serials are “Kabhi Yeh Kabhi Woh”, “Daal Mein Kala” and “Meri Biwi Wondeful”. Throughout her career, he only played minor and supporting roles. The turning point in his career came with “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltha Chashmah”.

Dilip Joshi : Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Dilip has been playing the role of Jethalal Champaklal Gada in the popular comedy series “Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah” on SAB TV since 2008. The pair of Dilip Joshi and Disha Vakani as Daya Jethalal Gada is very popular and loved by people. The show is light comedy to relax from all day busy schedule and have some fun.


Dilip Joshi : Awards

In his acting career, Dilip received much appreciation and love for his performance in “Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah”. He won Indian Telly Awards thrice and Indian Television Academy Awards twice. Besides that, he received Lions Gold Awards, BIG Star Entertainment Awards and Apsara Awards.

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Caption: Dilip Joshi’s Net Worth

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Dilip Joshi : Net Worth

Dilip Joshi is one of the established names in the Indian Television world. He made a good sum of money from his acting. He charges around INR 50000 per day for “Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah”. In general, he works for 25 days in a month. So, Dilip would comfortably earn more than a million rupees in a month.

Dilip believes in living a simple life. In his free time, he often travels with his friends and family. He owns a stylish Innova car. Apart from acting, his interest is in football. He regularly follows Lionel Messi, whenever he gets time.