R. Madhavan Age, Love Life, Money, News & More

Ranganathan Madhavan professionally known as R. Madhavan is one of the most talented, all-time favourite, handsome, and cool Indian actor. He is also a writer, director, and producer. He mainly appears in Tamil and Hindi films. He has given so many hit movies but he is most famous for his bang acting in the coming-of-age comedy-drama film 3 Idiots. He played Farhan Qureshi in 3 Idiots and gained worldwide recognition. Fans are crazy and can’t stop showering love on him. For the role of Farhan Qureshi, he received several awards and nominations.

Box-Office Collection

3 Idiots– 79.07 cr.(End of Week 1)

Tanu Weds Manu: Returns– ₹ 69.95 Cr(End of Week 1)

Rocketry: The Nambi Effect – 12.49 cr. (End of Week 1)

Real NameRanganathan Balaji Madhavan
NameR. Madhavan
Date Of BirthJune 1, 1970
Age(as of 2022)51 years old
Birth PlaceJamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
Zodiac SignGemini
Home TownJamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
•Film Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height(approx)•In centimeters- 177 cm
•In meters- 1.77 m
•In feet inches- 6”
Weight(approx)•In Kg- 55 Kg
•In Pounds-121 lbs
Eye ColourLight Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Body ShapeMuscular
Body Measurement(approx)•Chest: 41 inches
•Waist: 36 inches
•Biceps: 18 inches
Parents•Father- Ranganathan Seshadri (Former executive at Tata Steel)
•Mother- Saroja (Former Manager at the Bank of India)
Siblings•Brother- None
•Sister- Devika (Software Engineer)
WifeSarita Birje
Children•Son- Vedaant Madhavan
Affairs & More
Marital StatusMarried
GirlfriendSarita Birje (Air Hostess)
Education & Qalifications
SchoolD.B.M.S. English School, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand
College•Rajaram College, Kolhapur, Maharashtra
•Kishinchand Chellaram College, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Educational QualificationsPost-Graduation in Public Speaking
Favourite Things
Favourite Food•Thayir Saadham
•Pani Puri
Favourite Actor(s)•Amitabh Bachchan
•Amir Khan
•Kamal Haasan
Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone
Favourite Colour•White
Hobbies•Playing Golf
•Reading Books
•Range Rover Sport
•Mercedes GL350
Bike•Ducati Diaval
•Yamaha Vmax
•BMW K 1500

Early Life & Education

R. Madhavan was born on 1 June 1970 in Jamshedpur, Bihar (now in Jharkhand), India. Madhavan was born in a Tamil Brahmin family. Madhavan’s father Name is Ranganathan Iyengar. Ranganathan was a management executive in Tata Steel and Mother Saroja was a manager at the Bank of India. His younger sister, Devika, is a software engineer.

Madhavan completed his schooling at D.B.M.S. English School Jamshedpur. Madhavan gained a scholarship in 1998 to represent India as a cultural ambassador by which he spent a year in Steller, Albert, Canada as a part of an Exchange Programme with Rotary International. After that, he come back to Kolhapur and completed graduation with Bsc in Electronics. In college times he has also active in extracurricular military training and at the age of 22, he was granted to lead the NCC Cadets in Maharashtra.

As of 2022 R. Madhavan age is 52 yr. He has also done post-graduation in public speaking. He has also won the Indian Championship for Public Speaking and represented India at the Young Businessmen Conference in Tokyo, Japan in 1992. For more income, he has submitted his portfolio to a Modeling Agency to set up an office.

Physical Statistics

Madhavan looks extremely handsome. R. Madhavan height in feet is 5 feet 8 inches(173 cm) and his weight is 75 kg (in pounds- 165 lbs). His eye colour is Dark Brown and his hair colour is black. His body measurements are Chest Size-41 inches, Biceps Size-18 inches, and Waist Size-36 inches which are perfect for multitalented actor.

Net Worth 2022

R. Madhavan Net worth in rupee is 105 Crore INR or $14 million US (approx.). His income sources are movies, shows, and brand endorsements through which he makes a good amount of income. Currently, he is working on several upcoming projects. He is very dedicated and hard-working, and it seems that Madhavan will be on the list of highest-paid Indian actors in the future.


As far as romance and love life are concerned, Madhavan seems to be a ‘one-woman man’ and that’s the reason, his relationship, and marriage with his girlfriend Sarita Birje remain successful. He met Saritha while conducting courses on public speaking in 1991. She was an Air Hostess. Both were engaged and married after 7 years of dating. They both were tied in a knot in 1999. R. Madhavan wife is Sarita Birje. It’s not easy to track relationships these days because stars keep their relationship private. But we do a lot of research online and provide you with the most accurate and updated information.

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Madhavan’s early career was full of hardship and challenges. He began his career with sandalwood talc advertisement in early 1996. Then he was recruited to feature in Hindi television serials. He played leading roles in Zee TV’s Banegi Apni Baat and Ghar Jamai. He gained further popularity portraying the character of Shekhar in the television serial Saaya. Madhavan’s first chance in Indian cinema came in the form of a Kannada film Shanti Shanti Shanti (1998).

His breakthrough career began in 1999–2001. He played the leading role in his Tamil romantic film, Alaipayuthey (2000), and gained commercial success. From 2002 to 2008 he played leading roles in so many movies. In 2009, He played Farhan Qureshi in 3 Idiots and gained worldwide recognition. From 2010 to 2021, He performed in so many hit movies such as Om Shanti, Tanu Weds Manu, Tanu Weds Manu: Returns, Zero, etc.


R. Madhavan movies are very inspiring. He has worked in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi Cinemas. His debut movies are Om Shanti- Telegu, Is Raat ki Subah Nhin-Hindi, Alaipayuthey- Tamil. R. Madhavan has become famous for his fantastic role in Alaipayuthey. R. Madhavan new movie Rocketry: The Nambi Effect was released on 1 July 2022. R. Madhavan latest movies data is given on our website. R. Madhavan upcoming movies are Dhokha Round D Corner & Amriki Pandit. R. Madhavan movies list is given below.

1996Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin
1998Shanti Shanti Shanti
2000Alaipayuthey, Ennavale
2001Minnale,Dumm Dumm Dumm, Paarthale Paravasam, Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein
2002Kannathil Muthamittal, Run, Dil Vil Pyar Vyar, Anbe Sivam
2003Nala Damayanthi, Lesa Lesa Deva, Priyamaana Thozhi, Jay Jay
2004Aethirree, Aaytha Ezhuthu In, Nothing But Life, Made In USA
2006Rang De Basanti, Thambi, Rendu
2007Guru, That Four-Letter Word, Delhii Heights, Aarya, Evano Oruvan
2008Halla Bol, Vaazhthugal, Mumbai Meri Jaan, Tipu Kanan Tipu Kiri
2009Yavarum Nalam, 13B, Guru, Sikandar, 3 Idiots
2010Om Shanti, Teen Patti, Jhootha Hi Sahi, Manmadan Ambu
2011Tanu Weds Manu
2012Vettai, Jodi Breakers
2013Taak Jhaank
2015Tanu Weds Manu: Returns, Night of the Living Dead: Darkest Dawn
2016Irudhi Suttru, Saala Khadoos
2017Vikram Vedha, Magalir Mattum
2018Savyasachi, Zero
2020Nishabdham, Silence
2022Rocketry: The Nambi Effect, Dhokha Round D Corner, Amriki Pandit


R. Madhavan has achieved many honors for his great roles in his movies. He has won awards like ITFA Best supporting Actor Awards, SIIMA Awards, Filmfare Awards, IIFA Utsavam Awards, etc. His Award list is given below.

2000Filmfare Award
2002Tamil Nadu State Film Award
2003ITFA Best Supporting Actor Award
2004Filmfare Award
2016Filmfare Award, SIIMA Award, IIFA Utsavam Award
2017Filmfare Award, SIIMA Award, Norway Tamil Film Festival Award

Unknown Fact

  • When he was 18, his college entrusted him with the responsibility of representing India as a Cultural Ambassador to Canada.
  • He and 3 others from his college were sent to Britain as army cadets from India and there all received training in the royal army, navy, and Air Force.
  • He met an Air Hostess Saritha while conducting courses on public speaking, and 7 years later both got married.
  • Their first child, a son, Vedaant, was born in the year 2005.
  • He is a vegetarian and a big animal lover.
  • He is a brand ambassador for PETA.
  • He is fluent in three languages- English, Hindi, and Tamil.
  • Madhavan is popularly known as the ‘chocolate hero’.

Social Media Links

R. Madhavan Twitter account is given below. He has 3M followers on Twitter. R. Madhavan Facebook page link is given below. R. Madhavan Linkedin link is not known. R. Madhavan Instagram has 3.4M followers and 350 followings. R. Madhavan Picuki is not known ( as of July 2022)

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R. Madhavan Age, Love Life, Money, News
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