Paresh Rawal is a comedian, Indian film actor, and a politician. He is renowned for his works in the Indian film industry and is also a well-known politician. He is one of the finest actors who were recognized nationally and internationally.
He is a versatile actor who always foresaw the broad scope of acting in each of the roles he chose. He was honored with the prestigious Padma Shri in 2014.
Paresh Rawal Net Worth 2020
The actor cum politician Paresh Rawal is estimated to have a net worth of $13 million. The significant share of his income derives from his acting career. He is counted as the wealthiest candidates contesting in Gujarat.
In the affidavit submitted before the contesting in elections, the total family wealth was announced as 79.4 crores Indian rupees. The testimony also gave out the details regarding the immovable assets like land in his possession and is worth 15.56 INR to his name.
Paresh Rawal Biography
|Full Name||Paresh Rawal|
|Birth Date||30th May 1955|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai, India|
|Current Residence||Gandhinagar, India|
|Age (as of 2020)||64 Years|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Hair Color||Salt and Pepper|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Personal Life and Family
Born in May 1955 in Mumbai, little did his parents know then that they were going to see the rise of one of the celebrated actors worldwide.
Paresh Rawal tied his knots with Swaroop Sampat. Sampat is an actress and wore the crown of Miss India contest conducted in the year of 1979. Blessed with two sons, Aditya and Aniruddh take their family life ahead.
Paresh Rawal entered the big screen in a supporting role via the film ‘Arjun’ in the year of 1985. His real acting skills and flair was revealed only when the blockbuster movie ‘Naam’ was released.
From then on, he did not have to turn back. The years of the 1980s, as well as the 1990s, saw him starring in over 100 films, which is not something every actor can even dream. He has had by then become an established actor. In this film, he played the character of Vallabhai Patel, the freedom fighter. The matured act and the right blend of emotions made the character feel very realistic.
He was recognized both nationally and internationally and was able to win many hearts across the globe. He could please both viewers and critics alike, which made him flew high up in the acting career.
He is inclined politically to the Bharatiya Janata Party. Presently, he represents the people of Ahmedabad East constituency and did serve as an MP in the Lok Sabha of Indian parliament during the last electoral period.
Awards and Achievements
Paresh Rawal, with his exceptional acting skills and dedication, has brought home many awards. It is indeed challenging to list them all. However, we shall see some of the notable ones. In the year 1994, he received the prestigious national film award for the best supporting actor.
His exceptional performances in the films ‘Sir’ and ‘Who Chokri’ got him the national award. Also, the hilarious performance in the movie ‘Sir’ marked his first achievement of Filmfare award for the best comedian, which along the journey came to him more times.
The film ‘Sardar’ gave Rawal a breakthrough. He has many villainous roles in his account and amuses the audience in each of these roles.