Thursday, June 17, 2010

Introduction Of Ritesh Deshmukh

Ritesh Deshmukh
Ritesh Deshmukh is as famous for being the son of former Chief Minister of Maharashtra Vilasrao Deshmukh as he is for being an actor in the big bad world of Bollywood.

Ritesh was born on 17 December 1978 in Latur, Maharashtra, India. His father is the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Vilasrao Deshmukh.

He schooled at D.Somani High School and studied architecture at Kamala Raheja School of Architecture. He owns Evolutions, an architecture and interior designing firm. His interest in movies took him to New York City where he studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute.

Ritesh is rumoured to be dating actress Genelia D’Souza.

He was recently embroiled in controversy when he accompanied his father along with director Ram Gopal Verma to the Taj Hotel that witnessed a terrorist attack in November 2008.

De Taali
Ritesh’s debut movie was Tujhe Meri Kasam In 2003 with Southern stars Shriya Saran and Genelia D’Souza. The movie was a remake of Telugu blockbuster Nuvve Kavali and was widely publicized owing to his father’s political connections. It was an average hit at the box office.

The comedy Masti In 2004 starred the likes of Ajay Devgan and Vivek Oberoi. He continued to star in multi-starrer comedies like Kya Kool Hai Hum In 2005 and Bluffmaster In 2005 with Abhishek Bachchan and Priyanka Chopra.

In 2006, Ritesh’s movie releases included Malamaal Weekly and Apna Sapna Money Money. Heyy Babyy In 2007, a story that moved around three bachelors taking care of a baby performed well at the box office. De Taali In 2008 didn’t fare well.

He played the role of Aladin in the movie Aladin In 2009. The comedy, Do Knot Disturb, saw him with the king of comedy, Govinda. It was an average success.

Housefull and Rann are some of Ritesh’s releases to look forward to in 2010.

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