Rohit Shetty – Biography, Career, Awards and Net Worth
Rohit Shetty is an Indian filmmaker who makes comedy and entertaining movies. He is one of the most commercially successful and entertaining directors. His movies are fun to watch and loved by people.
Rohit directed many super-hit movies such as “Golmaal Series”, “Singham Series”, “Bol Bachchan” and “Chennai Express”. He has worked with Bollywood superstars like Shah Rukh Khan, Ajay Devgn and Kareena Kapoor. He is a master of multi starer comedy dramas.
Rohit Shetty: Early Life and Personal Details
Rohit Shetty was born on 14th March 1973 in Mumbai to Mudhu Balwant Shetty and Ratna Shetty. He grew up in Mumbai in the big family facing many difficulties and hardships. He completed his early education from St. Mary’s School, Mumbai.
Rohit sun sign is Pisces and his primary interest is in body building. He is 6 feet 1 inch tall with black hair and black eyes. Shah Rukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor are his favorite artists. He has a big appetite for Pasta Pomodoro.
He is married to Maya Shetty and the couple is blessed with one son.
Rohit Shetty: Career
Rohit Shetty started his career as an assistant director in the movie Phool Aur Kantee at the tender age of 17. He further worked as an action director in many movies. He made his directorial debut with Zameen, which was average at the box-office.
Rohit Shetty came back with a bang with his multi starer Golmaal: Fun Unlimited. The movie was commercially hit and established him in the Bollywood. He further continued his journey with many hit movies; Golmaal Returns, Golmaal 3, Singham, Chennai Express and Dilwale.
Mr. Shetty movies are mostly comedy and based on social issues. He prefers to work with a big name and huge set. Action scenes of his movies are breathtaking and music are mass appealing.
Caption: Rohit Shetty in Zee Cine Awards
Rohit Shetty: Awards
Rohit is a mass entertainer. His movies are here to make people laugh and have fun. He is often criticized by critics for making movie larger than life and forced comedy.
In spite of all these criticisms, he won Zee Cine Awards, Stardust Awards and Star Box Office Awards.
Rohit Shetty: 100 Crore King
He is the ultimate king of 100 Crore clubs. Chennai Express, Happy New Year, Singham Returns and Golmal 3 crossed the golden 100 Crore mark.
Caption: Rohit Shetty in Yamaha bike
Rohit Shetty: Net Worth
Rohit Shetty is one of the most bankable name in Bollywood industry. He has an estimated net worth of $ 38 Million and charges INR 18 Crore per movie. He made his fortune from movie direction, investments, production house and hosting TV program.
Rohit is the proud owner few sports cars like BMW, Range Rover along with the Benz. He resides in a lavish apartment located at Navy, Mumbai, worth around INR 6 Crore.
Rohit Shetty is always a mass entertainer and would always remain same. He is coming up with his new flick Golmaal Again to take us on a ride filled with humor.