Gajraj Rao is Indian actor,writer and Ad Filmmaker,been in Industry
for 25 years,Rao received the needed recognition in his second phase
of his life,his ability to adapt the character and playing it on screen has
loved by many,be it the character of father who talks about the coming new
born baby to his elder son or the role of father in Tech Conversation with Dad,he has aced it all,let us know Gajraj Rao Biography,Age,Height,Weight,Movies & More :-

Quick Stats :-

Currently livingKolkata
Age 47 years
Віrth Dаtе 8th July 1972
Height 5'11" feet
Weight N/A
ProfessionFormer Indian Cricketer
Religion Hinduism
Eye Color Black
Hair ColorBlack
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Behala (Calcutta Earlier),West Bengal,Kolkata
Gajraj Rao with his co-actress Neena Gupta

Personal Information :-

Date of Birth
21st Feb.1978
Famous For Acting,Comedy and Writing
Age 42 (as of 2020)
Birthplace Karachi,Sindh Pakistan
Religion Muslim
Zodiac sign/Sun SignPisces
Signature Kumail Nanjiani Signature
Nationality American-Pakistani
Religion Muslim
Ethnicity Asian
HomeTown Karachi Pakistan
Currently LivingL.A. USA
Schooling St. Michael's Convent School O Levels,and studied from Karachi Grammar School to complete his A Levels.
College Grinnell College in USA,Grinnell (1997-2001)
2)The West Bengal's government awarded the Banga Bibhushan Award to Ganguly in 2013.
Educational QualificationsMajored in computer science and philosophy
Tattoo He confessed to have a Tattoo on his body but he didn't reveal at which part.
Hobbies Gyming,Video Games and Writing

Favorites :-

Music Podcast
ChocolatesDavid Gower
Cadbury whole milk with hazelnuts and Any bar containing raisins
Fruits Apple,Peaches,Pears and Banana
Drink Beet Juice (Pre-Workout)
Actor Hugh Grant
Exercise Deadlift,Pull Ups and Dumbbells
Athlete Arnold Schwarzenegger

Some Interesting Facts about Gajraj Rao :-

  • Hails from Rajasthan Dungarpur,he was born in Middle Class
    family and brought up in Delhi.
  • While Living in Railway Colony in Delhi he Learnt various
    dialects by the age of 7 like Bengali,Punjabi and used to practice
  • He was never a good scorer in school and always an average student.He comes from a family where the family is not too
    educated with minimal resources.
  • At the age of 17,he got the inclination towards theater.
  • He feels,theater taught him alot,he was Part of ACT One
    theater group which had actors like Ashish Vidhyarthi,
    Manoj Bajpayee,Nikhil Verma and Arun Kalra.
Gajraj Rao with Manoj Bajpayee,Ashish Vidhyarth of Act One Group
  • During his early days when he was struggling in theater,he
    used work in a Tailor shop called “Iqbal Tailors” which is
    famous shop in Connaught Place and later worked for his
    friend’s garment shop.
  • During his struggling days Also worked as a freelance writer,
    he used to work for Navbharat Times and Dainik Hindustan
    and also is an ad Director.
  • While doing all this work,he worked on his acting skills in theater.
  • Since he used to write anchor scripts for Doordarshan he met Siddharth Basu who found work for him and is grateful to him.
  • He was lucky to have sent for Pradeep Sarkar Office who was
    making ad films at that time and life changed for him 360 degree.
  • Has been acting since 25 years and started career from Bandit
    Queen in 1994 which he got because of his friend Tigmanshu
    Dhulia and did role of Ashok Chand Thakur.

Co-Founder of Code Red Film and Journey with TVF :-

  • He is also the Co-owner of an ad agency name called Code
    Red Film which he started in 2003 after he moved to Mumbai
    with his partner Subrat Roy.
  • Some of the big brands ads made under his production house
    Code Red Film are Maruti Suzuki,Taaza Tea,McDonald’s,HUL,Samsung and Gamble,made almost
    1500+ ad films till now.
  • Did many Bollywood movies like Dil Se (1998),Aks(2001),Dil Hai Tumhara (2002),Black Friday(2007),Aamir(2008),Talvar(2015),Blackmail (2018) and Badhai Ho (2019).
  • Has Directed a short movie name called ‘Rorito : Write the new‘ and some documentaries like ‘Budhia Singh : Born to Run (2016) and ‘The Tribal Scoop’ (2018).
One of the Documentary of Gajraj Rao produced under his production house
  • Not only movies,he has been part of many web series like ‘A Day With RD Sharma’,’F.A.T.H.E.R.S'(2017),’Tech Converstion with Dad’ (2018) and ‘TVF Tripling Season 2′(2019).
  • Although he has been acting for years but his work got the real recognition from The movie Badhai Ho Along with Ayushmann Khurrana,Neena Gupta and Sanya Malhotra.
  • He never thought he would get such fame after the huge success of Badhai Ho.
  • Ayushmann Khurrana was the one who recommended Gajraj name for Badhai Ho as he had done a sketch with Ayushmann previously which he liked alot.
  • For him Content is most important than video duration,he himself Worked in a short film for Hyundai | Brilliant Moments which got 600+ Million views on Youtube.
  • He feels in web series you get to experiment more than films.
Gajraj Rao with Jitendra Kumar Aka Jeetu Bhaiya

Personal Relationship :-

He married to Sanjana Rao and both are blessed with 2 kids however names not known.

Upcoming Movies :-

Rao will soon appear in ‘Shubh Mangal Zyada Savdhan‘ along with Ayushmann Khurrana and Jitendra Kumar (Also known as Jeetu Bhaiya).

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