Mahesh Manjrekar Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Mahesh Manjrekar


Full NameMahesh Vaman Manjrekar
ProfessionActor, Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Famous RoleRaj Yadav/Baali in Bollywood film Kaante (2002)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)Chest: 40 Inches
Waist: 33 Inches
Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth16 August 1958
Age (as in 2017)59 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolDon Bosco High School, Mumbai
CollegeUniversity of Mumbai, Mumbai
Educational QualificationsGraduate
DebutFilm: Jeeva Sakha (Marathi, 1992), Meri Ishq Ki Kahani (Bollywood, 2001), Slumdog Millionaire (Hollywood, 2008)
Directorial: Aai (Marathi, 1995), Vaastav: The Reality (Bollywood, 1999)
Production: Aai (Marathi, 1995), Pran Jaaye Par Shaan Na Jaaye (Bollywood, 2003)
TV: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 1 (2006)
FamilyFather- Name Not Known
Mother- Name Not Known
Sister- Devyani Manjrekar
Brother- Shailesh Manjrekar
HobbiesDancing, writing
Controversies• In the year 2002, he told the police that he had spoken to the underworld from a hotel in Nashik in the company of actor Sanjay Dutt, filmmakers Sanjay Gupta and Harish Sughand. However, he later turned hostile in court and denied speaking to anyone.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsDeepa Mehta (Costume designer)
Deepa Mehta
Medha Manjrekar (Actress)
WifeDeepa Mehta (Ex-wife, costume designer)
Medha Manjrekar (Actress)
ChildrenDaughters: Ashwami Manjrekar (Film producer),
Saiee Manjrekar (Actress), Gauri Ingawale (step-daughter, Actress)
Mahesh Manjrekar wife Medha Manjrekar, step-daughter Gauri Ingawale (left), and daughter Saiee Manjrekar (right)
Son: Satya Manjrekar (Actor)
Mahesh Manjrekar with his wife Medha Manjrekar, son Satya Manjrekar, and daughter Ashwami Manjrekar


Mahesh ManjrekarSome Lesser Known Facts About Mahesh Manjrekar

  • Does Mahesh Manjrekar smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Mahesh Manjrekar drink alcohol?: Yes
  • He started his acting career in 1992 with the role of “Inspector Jamdade” in the Marathi film- Jeeva Sakha.
  • In 2006, he participated in the dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ Season 1 and became the second runner-up.
  • He was also a part of the Hollywood Oscar-winning film ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ (2008).
  • Aside from acting, he also wrote and directed various popular films like ‘Aai’ (Marathi, 1995), ‘Vaastav: The Reality’ (Bollywood, 1999), ‘Nidaan’ (Bollywood, 2000), ‘Astitva’ (Marathi/Hindi, 2000), etc.
  • He is a playback singer as well and has lent his voice to several songs from films like ‘Kaante’ (2002), ‘City of Gold- Mumbai 1982: Ek Ankahee Kahani’ (2010), etc.
  • In the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, he was an MNS candidate from Mumbai North West; however, he lost to Gajanan Kirtikar of Shiv Sena.