Hometown: Kolkata, West Bengal
Education: Graduation In Journalism And Mass Communication
Age: 30 Years
|Nickname||Mantu Facebook- Nayandeep Rakshit|
|Profession(s)||Journalist, Entertainment Writer, TV Host|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
|Date of Birth||13 May 1992 (Wednesday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||30 Years|
|Birthplace||Kolkata, West Bengal|
|Hometown||Kolkata, West Bengal|
|School||Vivekananda Mission School, Joka, Kolkata, West Bengal (2010)|
|College/University||• Nirmal Agarwal College Coach, Kolkata, West Bengal (2013)
• Academy for Professional Excellence (APEX) in Kolkata, West Bengal
|Educational Qualification||Graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication Facebook- Nayandeep Rakshit|
|Food Habit||Non-vegetarian Instagram- Nayandeep Rakshit|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Name Not Known
Mother- Nandini Rakshit
|Siblings||Brother- Rajdeep Rakshit (works in a bank; 10 years older than Nayandeep)
|Actor||Shah Rukh Khan|
|Food||Schezwan Rice, Chelo Kebab, Bengali Khichdi, Biryani, Kathi Rolls|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Nayandeep Rakshit
- Nayandeep Rakshit is an Indian journalist, TV host, and entertainment writer.
- He was born and brought up in Kolkata, West Bengal.
- When he was in his teens, his father wanted him to become a doctor in the Indian Navy, he even studied science in his classes 11 and 12. Gradually, he realised that he wanted to study journalism.
- From September 2004 to September 2011, he worked with the student-run newspaper The Telegraph in Schools (TTIS) as a reporter and an executive, and then, he worked as the senior tiger reporter for the same newspaper.
- Nayandeep then joined ABP news channel and Aditya Group as a reporter.
- In August 2011, he joined the Indian news magazine ‘G’day India: Australian Indian Perspective’ as a reporter and Bollywood correspondent.
- He then joined Hues of Aspiration, West Bengal as a freelance writer and worked there from March 2012 to November 2012.
- In June 2012, he worked at the entertainment portal Koimoi as an interview specialist and a news writer. He worked there till March 2014.
- Nayandeep then joined DNA India as a sub-editor, and after 3 years, he worked with DNA After Hours.
- In September 2013, he started working at the publication house Youth Eye as a sub-editor.
- He has also worked as a writer with the media houses like Tollywood Dhamaka and Altamode.
- On 22 April 2019, he started working as a senior entertainment correspondent at the famous media house PinkVilla.
- In 2021, he joined the entertainment website Bollywood Bubble as a business and content head.
- He has hosted many popular YouTube interview shows such as ‘Woman Up,’ ‘Her Story,’ ‘What The Sach,’ and ‘Chemistry 101.’
- In an interview, Nayandeep shared that once he had anxiety issues, and in that phase, his parents supported him throughout. YouTube- Anchor Amisha Gupta
- He can speak various languages such as English, Hindi, Bengali, and Spanish.
- He has been invited to various TEDx Talks as a guest speaker.
- He is an avid animal lover. He has pet dogs named Milo and Maggie.
- Nayandeep has received the Best Journalist Award by the Newsmakers Achievers Award.
- He is a huge fan of the Indian actor Shah Rukh Khan. He has often talked about his love for the actor through his interviews and Instagram posts.
- During an interview, he shared that his favourite interviews were with the Indian actors Shah Rukh Khan and Vidya Balan.