|Real Name||Deepak Adhikari|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, Singer, Screen Writer, Politician|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in feet inches- 6’ 1”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 85 kg
in Pounds- 187 lbs
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 44 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 15 Inches
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||25 December 1982|
|Age (as in 2016)||34 Years|
|Birth Place||Village Keshpur, Mahisha, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Town Chandrakona, West Bengal, India|
|School||Purushottam High School, Bandra, Mumbai, India|
|College||Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, Mumbai, India|
|Educational Qualification||Diploma in in Computer Engineering, Diploma in Acting|
|Debut||Film: 'Agnishapath' (2005)
TV: 'Sobinoy Nibedon' (2011)
|Family||Father- Gurudas Adhikari (Caterer)
Mother- Mousumi Adhikari (Housewife)
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Deepali (Married)
|Address||South Kolkata, India|
|Controversies||• In 2014, before Lok Sabha Elections, Bengali Ebela e-Paper media asked Dev 'if he enjoyed being in the spotlight?' He replied, that "it's just like being raped, either you can enjoy or can shout." This improper statement created controversy and led to calls for him to withdraw his candidacy but soon after, he apologized on his official Twitter account.|
|Favourite Food||Chicken Biryani|
|Favourite Actors||Raj Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna, Govinda, Abhishek Bachchan|
|Favourite Actress||Rukmini Maitra|
|Favourite Colours||Red, Blue|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Subhasree Ganguly- Actress (Rumoured)
Rukmini Maitra- Actress (Present)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Dev
- Does Dev smoke?: Not Known
- Does Dev drink alcohol?: Yes
- Dev spent his childhood with his uncle in the town Chandrakona, West Bengal along his sister.
- During his school summer’s holidays, he had watched the shooting of the movie ‘Prahaar: The Final Attack’ (fame Nana Patekar) with his father.
- Sometimes he had even washed plates and served food when his father is busy in another work of catering in his childhood days.
- He started his career in 2004 as an observer on the set of Bollywood movie ‘Taarzan: The Wonder Car’.
- He learned acting skills from Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Academy, Mumbai.
- He has his own production house namely ‘Dev Entertainment Ventures Pvt. Ltd’.
- He won various awards and name in nominations for the best actor.
- In 2013, he was listed at the top in ‘Calcutta Times Most Desirable Men’.
- Apart from a brilliant actor, he is also the Member of Parliament as he won the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections as a Trinamool Congress candidate from Ghatal constituency.
- He has also been a mentor of ‘Dance Bangla Dance’ (Bengali dance reality show), replacing Mithun Chakraborty.
- He is a supporter of various brands such as ‘Vivel-ITC Limited’, ‘Royal Stag’, ‘Shricon TMT Bars’, ‘Bakefresh Biscuits’ and many more.
- He is one of the highest paid Bengali actors with assets and property over 15 million.
- He used to love animals and thus has a rabbit.
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