Ritesh Deshmukh is a Bollywood actor, film producer, and an architect Born on 17 December 1978 in Latur, Maharastra, India.He is one of the most influential personalities in India. He is the son of Vilasrao Deshmukh, who used to be a government official, he was the chief minister of Maharashtra. He has two brothers Amit Deshmukh and Dheeraj Deshmukh who are Indian politicians. After finishing his schooling from GD Somani Memorial School, he went on to join Kamala Raheja School of Architecture where he attained an architecture degree. He owns an architectural firm known as Evolution Architectural Design Studio which deals with architectural and interior design.
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Ritesh Deshmukh Personal Life
Ritesh Deshmukh married Genelia D’sSouza. She is an Indian actress. They first meet when shooting Tujhe Meri Kasam. After dating for 8 years, they got married on February 24, 2014. The couple is blessed with two sons Riaan and Rahul.
Deshmukh started his own cricket team Known as Veer Marathi. His wife Genelia D’sSouza was the brand ambassador. The team got into semi-finals when playing in the Celebrity cricket league. He is a down to earth person; this character has made him beloved. He once donated Rs 25 lakhs to support build enough water points in his home town Latur.
Ritesh Deshmukh Acting Career
Apart from being an architect, Ritesh has a talent for acting. After completing his degree in Architecture, he went ahead to study acting from one of the best theatre schools in New York The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in California. His first appearance was in the movie Tujhe Meri Kasam in 2003, though he became famous in the comedy movie Masti in 2004. The movie did well at the box office. He ended up winning a lot of awards including a film fare award. From that time onwards, he has starred in numerous movies like; Kya Kool Hai Hum, Dhamaal, Tree Naal Love Ho Gaya, and Housefull both 1,2 and 3.
Deshmukh is as well-considered among the top comedians and he is capable of doing comic roles in a movie with ease. He has also won numerous comedy awards and has been a favorite to comedy lovers. This has made him have a large following in social media platforms. In 2013, Ritesh started his own production firm known as; Mumbai Film Company. He did a movie a Marathi movie Balak Palak, which was well received at the box office. It commercially did well and won numerous awards. Ritesh proved that he can be both a producer and a singer.