Name: Dilip Joshi
|Full Name:||Dilip Joshi|
|Birthday:||26 May 1968|
Maine Pyar Kiya
|Marriage Date:||Not Known|
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Who is Dilip Joshi? about Actor
Dilip Josi is an Indian TV Serial Actor who has worked in TV serials for a long time. He was born on 26 May 19698 in Gosa, Porbandar, Gujarat in India. He is most famous for his TV serial ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah‘ with the character of Jethalal which he has been playing since 2008.
He first time acted in front of a mass when he was 12 in a drama in his village. Since his childhood, he wanted to become an actor. He has an educational qualification of B.com from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai. While doing B.Com, he got Indian National Theatre’s Best Actor Awards twice.
Life History/Career Path of Dilip Joshi:
He was born on 26 May 1968 in Porbandar, Gujarat. He is an actor since his childhood. He acted for the first time in front of a mass when he was just 12. He played a 7 minutes role in a drama in his village. He actually wanted to be a theatre artist.
He was a struggling actor as he used to get INR 50 for playing a role. He studied in Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai, and has a qualification of B.COM. While doing B.COM he also used to do theatre. Although he won Indian National Theatre’s Best Actor Award twice. After doing several theatres, he debuted in Bollywood movies in Salman Khan’s Maine Pyar Kiya(1989). But he was not paid any attention there. He almost played 15 movies, but he did not get any attention.
Later on, he went into TV Serials. He debuted in serials in Hum Panchhi Ek Daal Ke. Then, he cast in other tv serials such as C.I.D Special Bureau, F.I.R, Agadam Bagdam Tigdam, etc. He was not stable anywhere. In 2007, he was jobless for a whole year. It was a very struggling and worst day of his life. But after signing Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, almost his life turned. He is paid INR 1.5 Lakhs per episode. He has been playing the role of Jethalal since 2008. He never thought that he would be playing a role from 2008 to the current date. The show recently crossed 3200 episodes. (July 6, 2021)
His life is full of lots of ups and downs. But his hard work and determination towards acting impressed the audience. From getting Rs. 50 per role to Rs. 1.5 Lakhs per episode, Dilip Joshi came a long way. Now he is the heartbeat of millions of TMKOC fans.
|Age (as in 2021):||53 Years|
|Date of Birth:||26 May 1968|
|Birth Place:||Gosa Village, Porbandar, Gujrat, India|
|Hometown:||Porbandar, Gujhrat, India|
|School:||Not revealed yet|
Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
|Educational Qualification:||Bachelor in Commerce(B.COM)|
|Languages Known||Gujarati, Marathi, Hindi, English|
|Tattoos||Not revealed yet|
|Height (approx.):||in feet inches, 5 ft 5 in|
in meters 1.65 m
|Weight(approx.):||80kg (in kilograms)|
176 lbs (in pounds)
|Body Measurements (approx.):||-Chest: 42 Inches|
-Waist: 36 Inches
-Biceps: 12 Inches
|Eye Colour :||Brown|
|Blood Group:||Not Known Yet|
Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife:
|Divorce Date||Not Yet|
|Marriage Date||Not revealed yet|
Amit Mistry(died on April 23, 2021)
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Dilip Joshi's Family:
Daughter: Neeyati Joshi
Son: Ritwik Joshi
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|Cousin||Not known yet|
|Sibling in Law||Not Known Yet|
Favourite Things of Dilip Joshi:
All the things given below are Dilip Joshi’s very favorite things that we have collected by looking at online and news magazines and wiki.
|Favourite Entrepreneurs:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Politician:||Narendra Modi|
|Favourite watch brand:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Cricketer:||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Foods:||Rotlo, Basi Rotlo with Vagar in Chaas|
|Favourite Actors:||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favourite Actress:||Madhuri Dixit|
|Favourite Singer:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Color||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Perfume:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Sport:||Cricket, Football|
|Favourite Song:||Yaad Aa Raha Hani Tera Pyaar|
|Favourite Brands:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Cars:||Audi Q7|
|Books||Not revealed yet|
|Dress||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Device Games||None|
|Fruits||Not revealed yet|
|Destinations||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Cuisine||Chinese, Italian, Indian|
|Favourite Dessert||Chocolates with Almond|
|Favourite Receipe||Moong Dal Dhokla|
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Dilip Joshi Movies and TV shows:
Dilip Joshi Talks:
1. Dilip Joshi & Shailesh Lodha Talk About Their Journey In Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
2. #RapidFire with #DilipJoshi - Part2
4. Jalsa Party With Dhvanit – E6: Dilip Joshi | Jethalal of Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Dilip Joshi Cars Collection:
Dilip Joshi Awards:
|2009||9th Indian Telly Awards||Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chasma||Best Actor in a Comic Role (Popular)|
|2010||10th Indian Telly Awards||Most Popular Actor in a Comic Role|
|2013||12th Indian Telly Awards||Best Actor in a Comic Role (Popular)|
|2016||Zee Gold Awards||Best Actor In Comic Role (Male)|
|2018||Zee Gold Awards||Best Actor – Comedy|
|2019||15th Indian Telly Awards||Best Actor in a Comic Role (Jury)|
Assets/Properties of Dilip Joshi:
|House||Not revealed yet|
|Land or assets with the approximate value||Not revealed yet|
Dilip Joshi's Net Worth / Salary:
|Net Worth||$ 6 Million(2021)|
|Indian Rupees||43 Crore|
|Monthly Income||30 Lakh+|
Best Photos of Dilip Joshi
Top 5 Dilip Joshi Famous Dialogues
Did you know about Dilip Joshi's Facts?
1. He was offered for the role of Champaklal for tv serial ' Taarak Mehta Ka ooltah Chasmah'.
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chasmah is one of the longest-running TV serials in India. It has crossed 3200 episodes to date(July 6 2021). Jethalal has been the most important cast of the show which is played by Dilip. But he was offered the role of Champaklal(father of Jethalal), but he consulted with the directors and got the role of Jethalal.
2. He got Indian National Theatre(INT)'s Best Actor Award twice at young age.
He joined the Narsee Monje College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai. While doing B.COM, he got INT’s Best Actor Award Twice. One of those dramas was directed by Raju Joshi( Kyoki Saas Bhi) and Niraj Vora(Phir Hera Pheri).
3. He is an unsuccessful actor in bollywood movies but TV serials gave him stage.
He is a talented and expressive actor. He has a great sense of acting. He debuted in Bollywood Industry in 1989 with Maine Pyar Kiya. But he was not much credited for his role. Overall, he has played 15 hindi movies. But he did not got attention. Though, he used to do theatres and serials. In 2008, Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chasmah(TMKOC) gave him the stage to show his talent. Dilip is just a common name, Jethalal is much more famous than his original name. He is the backbone of whole TMKOC.
4. He spent a year being Jobless.
Before coming into Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, he remained Jobless for a year. He was struggling those days badly. In an interview he said,” Success doesn’t come over one night. Time exams your patience”. It’s his hard work that helped him to overcome those days and get into a stable life. Now, he is the richest actor of the TMKOC show.
5. He started doing theatres at a little age.
Dilip aka Jethalal started his career as a theatre artist. He is done many plays infamous theatre which is Prithivi theatre located in Mumbai. He had talent in acting from little age. He started performing in theatres at the little age of 12.
FAQs About talented actor Dilip Joshi?
He debuted in the movie Maine Pyar Kiya in 1989.
His net worth is $6 million.
He charges around INR 1.5 Lakh per episode of TMKOC.
He is maried to Jaymala Joshi. The couple is blessed with a son and a daughter.
He lives in Mumbai in a simple and beautiful house.
He won Indian Television Academy Awards for the Best Actor in Comedy twice.(2012, 2014)
He is a pure vegeterian. He prefers fruits and Vegetables mostly.
Mandar Chandwadkar aka Bhide is his best friend from TMKOC set.
He is 53 years old. He was born on 26 May 1968.
Jethalal Champaklal Gada is a fictional character played by Dilip Joshi in Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. The story is based upon a Gujrati Comic ‘Duniya Ne Oondha Chashmah’ which was written by Late Tarak Mehta.