Rajkummar Rao Biography, Girlfriend, Age, Career

Rajkummar Rao Biography

Hi friends, how are you? I hope you are all well. Today I will talk about Rajkummar Rao Biography a Bollywood actor who considered one of the good actors of the Indian film industry.

He started his career in 2010, with his hard work & excellent ability of dramatic art he has established himself and made recognition of his name with each movie.

He acted in the lead role, supporting role as well as in a negative role. Every time his work gets appreciated by both cine critics and the audience, which shows an excellent growing graph of his career day-by-day. 

He has proved his worth in the film industry as an actor in a short time. Today, you will see him in almost every Hindi Movie, web series, and in an advertisement as a Lead or a supporting actor. So let’s start to know about Rajkummar Rao Biography.

Date of Birth

He was born on 31st August 1984, in Gurugram, Haryana, India, in a Hindu Family.


He was born on 31 August 1984. So now according to 2022, Rajkummar Rao’s age is 36 years.

Family / Early Life

Professionally known as Rajkummar Rao but his real-life name is Raj Kumar Yadav. He was grown up in a joint middle-class family. His father Satyapal Yadav worked as Patwari that is a government officer and died in 2019.

His mother Kamlesh Yadav was a homemaker and died in  2016. He lost his mother while shooting the Newton movie, he was very close to his mother. He has a brother and a sister Amit and  Monika.

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Rajkummar Rao

School Life

Rajkummar went to Blue Bells Model School that is in Gurugram. After completing his school he went to Delhi for further studies.

College Life

After completing his school he went to Delhi. There he took the admission in Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College, Delhi.

After Complete his graduation in Arts and then went to study acting skills at the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune and graduated from there in 2008.


After completing graduation in Delhi, Rajkummar went to Pune to learn acting skills. He completed graduation in 2008 and moved to Mumbai so that he could start his acting career.

He got his first break-in the movie Love, Sex, Aur Dhoka (2010) but before that he played News Anchor’s role in the Rann movie and based on this splendid performance the doors of Bollywood opened for him.

Then in 2011, he starred in the movie Ragini MMS and played a negative role impressively. Even in the negative role, fans accepted him and praised his acting skills. 

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Although he didn’t play the lead role in the films much but on the other hand he played short roles with impressive intent. Shaitan, Gangs of Wasseypur-2, Chittagong, Talaash, Kai Po Che, and D-Day are the movies in which Rajkummar played supporting roles.

He always received positive reviews for acting & presence in the films. People are stunned to watch how easily he endures the character & the flow of the dialogues. For his role in the movie Shahid, he was praised by everyone. 

This amazing performance gave a boost to his career as well as won the first national award of his career. Afterward, he started getting consecutive offers for movies and with that, he has been receiving numerous awards for his work. 

Some of the popular movies of his career are Queen, Newton, City lights, Dolly ki Dolly, Hamari Adhuri Kahani, Trapped, Bareilly Ki Barfi, and Behen Hogi Teri. The quality of his acting began to draw the audience into the theatre.

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Rajkummar is a dedicated & hardworking actor who was appreciated by the awards. He won many awards in his 10 years career based on the splendid work besides gained fame of successful supporting actor. Co-actors of his movies always appreciate his performance and try to learn every small detail of acting from him.

His Newton movie was nominated for the Oscar award and surprised the whole industry with his character of clerk in the movie.

Rajkummar Rao Films

1) Rann in 2010:- Character – News Reader.

2) Ragini MMS in 2011:- Character – Uday.

3) Queen in 2014:- Character – Vijay.

4) Citylights in 2014:- Character – Deepak Singh.

5) Dolly ki Dolly in 2015:- Character – Sonu Sherawat.

6) BehenHogi Teri in 2017:- Character – Shiv Kumar Nautiyal(Gattu).

7) Bareilly ki Barfi in 2017:- Character – Pritam Vidrohi.

8) Shaadi Mein ZaroorAana in 2017 :- He play IAS Satyendra.

9) Mishra role in this movie.

10) Newton in 2017:- Character – Newton Kumar.

11) Stree in 2018:- Character – Vicky.

12) Judgemental Hai Kya in 2019:- Character – Keshav.

13) Omerta in 2020:- Character – Ahmed Omar Saeed Shaikh.


Rajkummar Rao’s girlfriend name is Patralekha Paul.

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Rakummar Rao’s girlfriend Patralekha Paul

Body Measurements

In Feet 5 Feet 9 Inches
In Centimeters

175 cm

In Meters1.75 m
In Kilograms 70 kg
In Pound154 lbs
Body Mesurments 

40 inches

Waist32 inches
Biceps14 inches
Shoe Size8 US
Eye color

Dark Brown

Hair ColorBlack
Body ShapeSlim
Biceps14 Inches

Favorite Things of Rajkummar Rao

Favourite ActorShah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan
Favourite ActressMadhubala
Favourite DestinationAmsterdam
Favourite BandColdplay
Favourite CuisineIndian, Italian
Favourite TV ShowGame of Thrones

Some Unknown facts about Rajkummar Rao

1) Rajkummar was born & brought up in a middle-class joint family.

2) His real name is ‘Raj Kumar Yadav’ because of his mother’s interest in numerology she advised him to change the name to ‘Rajkummar Rao’ for his good luck.

3) In the 5th standard, he did training in martial arts; also he is a national level gold medalist in Taekwondo.

4) When 16 years old, he was auditioned dance reality show in Mumbai.

5) His first Bollywood appearance as a newsreader in the film “Rann” (2010) for which he gets paid 3,000 Rs.

6) Rajkummar never smokes or drinks alcohol.

7) He is an avid dog lover as well as a bike lover. Recently in 2019, he bought a Harley Davidson Fat Bob.

8) Since 2010, Rajkummar has been in a relationship with actress Patralekha Paul.

Rajkummar Rao’s Highly Grossing Movie

Stree (2018) – 130 Crores.

Achievements & Awards

AwardCategoryMovie Name
National Film AwardBest Actor (2014)Shahid
Zee Cine AwardsBest Actor in a supporting Role-MaleKai Po Che
Filmfare Critics AwardBest Actor (2014)Shahid
GQ AwardActor of the Year (2017)N/A
CitylightsBest Actor in a Leading RoleN/A
N/ABest Actor (Critics)Newton
Best Actor AwardBest ActorStree

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Some FAQ About Rajkummar Rao

Where is Rajkummar Rao from?

Raj KuGurugram, Northern Indian state, Haryana

Who is the father of Rajkummar Rao?

Satyapal Yadav.

How old is Rajkummar Rao?

35 years. Born on 31 August 1984.

Is Rajkummar Rao Gujarati?

No.. Rajkumar Rao is not Gujarati in real life.

Who is Rajkummar Rao girlfriend?


How much does Rajkumar Rao charge for a movie?

He charged 3-4 crore for a movie.

What is the height of Rajkumar Rao?

5 Feet 9 Inchis

What is the real name of Rajkumar Rao?

Raj Kumar Yadav.

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