R. Madhavan Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Children, Biography & More

R. Madhavan

Real NameMadhavan Balaji Ranganathan
ProfessionActor, Writer, Television host, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 179 cm
in meters- 1.79 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10½”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 43 Inches
- Waist: 34 inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourLight Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 June 1970
Age (as in 2017)47 Years
Birth PlaceJamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
HometownTamil Nadu, India
SchoolD.B.M.S. English School, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand
CollegeRajaram College, Kolhapur, Maharashtra
Educational QualificationsDegree in Electronics
DebutFilm: Shanti Shanti Shanti (1998, Kannada film)
Shanti Shanti Shanti
Inferno (1997, English film)
Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein (2001, Bollywood)
Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein film
Alaipayuthey (2000, Tamil film)
FamilyFather- Ranganathan (worked as an executive in Tata Steel)
Mother- Saroja (was manager at Bank of India)
R. Madhavan with his parents and wife
Brother- N/A
Sister- Devika (Software engineer)
HobbiesPlaying golf, biking
ControversiesNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodThayir Saadham, Pani Puri
Favourite ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Kamal Haasan
Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone
Favourite FilmsBollywood: Taare Zameen Par, Bajrangi Bhaijaan
Telugu: Baahubali
Favourite DirectorMani Ratnam
Favourite MusiciansA. R. Rahman
Favourite ColoursWhite, Maroon
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsSarita Birje
WifeSarita Birje (m.1999-present)
R. Madhavan with his wife and son
Children Son- Vedant
Daughter- N/A
Style Quotient
Car CollectionBMW 7-Series
Bike CollectionYamaha V-max, BMW K1600 GTL
R. Madhavan  BMW K1600 GTL
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net WorthNot Known

R. Madhavan

Some Lesser Known Facts About R. Madhavan

  • Does Madhavan smoke?: Yes
  • Does Madhavan drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Madhavan was born to a Tamil family but was raised in Bihar as his father used to work as a management executive in Tata Steel.
  • He initially wanted to join defense services and was also awarded Maharashtra’s Best NCC Cadet, later he also got defense training with Army, Navy & Air Force. However, he was rejected later because he crossed the age limit.
  • In 1992, he represented India at Young Businessmen Conference in Tokyo, Japan.
  • After his college, he used to teach communication and public speaking at workshops all over India. At one such workshop in Maharashtra, he met Sarita Birje, an air hostess, who later became his wife in 1999.
  • He started modelling in 1996, and his 1st assignment was a commercial for talcum powder, for which he was paid around 100 INR. R. Madhavan in modelling days
  • Though he made his Bollywood debut with the film Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein (2001), the first movie he did was Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin (1996) in a small role as a singer in a club.
  • He also made small appearances in TV serials such as Yule Love Stories, Banegi Apni Baat, Ghar Jamai etc. R. Madhavan in TV shows
  • He is a vegetarian and endorses PETA.
  • He has climbed Mount Cook in New Zealand. Mount Cook in New Zealand
  • He has acted in 7 different languages films.