Renu Desai (Pawan Kalyan’s Ex-Wife) Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

Renu Desai

Real NameRenu Desai
Profession(s)Former Model, Actress, Costume Designer, Director, Producer
Famous ForBeing the second wife of actor Pawan Kalyan
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth4 December 1981
Age (as in 2017)36 Years
BirthplacePune, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownPune, Maharashtra, India
DebutFilm Actress: Badri (2000,Telugu)
Renu Desai - Badri
James Pandu (2000, Tamil)
Film Producer: Mangalashtak Once More (2013, Marathi)
Renu Desai - Mangalashtak Once More
Film Director: Ishq Wala Love (2014, Marathi)
Renu Desai - Ishq Wala Love
Food HabitVegetarian
HobbiesReading, Writing Poems, Doing Yoga, Travelling
Renu Desai's poem
Tattoo(s)Left forearm- Lotus and some text written
Renu Desai left forehand tattoo
Right ring finger- An unidentified alphabet
Renu Desai right ring finger tattoo
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusEngaged
Affairs/BoyfriendsPawan Kalyan
Name Not Known (As per her instagram post, she is in a relationship with an unidentified person since early 2018)
FianceName Not Known (On 24 June she got engaged to an unidentified person)
Marriage Date28 January 2009 (with Pawan Kalyan)
Renu Desai and Pawan Kalyan marriage photo
Husband/SpousePawan Kalyan (m. 2009-div. 2012)
Renu Desai with her Ex-husband Pawan Kalyan
ChildrenSon- Akira Kalyan
Daughter- Aadhya Kalyan
Renu Desai with her children
ParentsNames Not Known
SiblingsBrother- 1 (Younger)
Renu Desai with her brother
Sister- 1 (Elder)
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodPani Puri
Favourite ActorPawan Kalyan
Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone
Favourite Film(s)Badri, Tholi Prema
Favourite PoetPablo Neruda
Favourite Poem(s)"Tonight I can write the saddest lines" and "The moon lives in the lining of your skin" by Pablo Neruda
Favourite Writer(s)Isabel Allende, Haruki Murakami
Favourite DestinationMilan
Style Quotient
Car CollectionPorsche Boxster
Renu Desai - Porsche

Renu Desai

Some Lesser Known Facts About Renu Desai

  • Does Renu Desai smoke?: No
  • Does Renu Desai drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Renu was born into a middle-class Gujarati family with roots in Maharashtra.
  • She had a difficult childhood because she faced discrimination at home; as her parents wanted to have a male child but she was born to them.
  • Ever since she was a kid, she was a voracious reader.
  • She was a non-vegetarian until the age of 7 as she saw the slaughter of a baby goat on a road and that moved her so much that she turned vegetarian since then.
  • She started her career as a model at the age of 15, and was paid a whopping amount of ₹1 lakh for an advertisement. Renu Desai in younger days

  • She was 19 years old when she did her debut movie ‘Badri’ (2000) alongside Pawan Kalyan. During the making of the film, Renu and Pawan fell in love and tied the knot the same year. Initially, her parents were against their marriage, but after a year, they accepted them.

  • Apart from acting, she has worked as a costume designer for Pawan Kalyan’s films like Kushi, Johnny, Gudumba Shankar, Balu, and Annavaram.
  • After separating with Pawan Kalyan, she has been living in Pune with her children.
  • If she wasn’t a filmmaker, she would have been a professor or a doctor.
  • She is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog named ‘Freddie.’ Renu Desai, a dog lover