Television actor Dilip Joshi is widely known for playing comedy roles. He initially worked as a junior artist in Bollywood and then rose to fame for his role as Jethalal Gada in the Indian sitcom ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’. The serial has been making headlines ever since it aired on national television despite running for over 12 consequent years. From Jethalal to Babita Ji, people love each character from the show.
Dilip Joshi Net Worth– Actor Dilip Joshi’s net worth is estimated to be in the range of Rs. 40 crores. The actor earns 1.5 lakh rupees per episode for his ongoing television series ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’, making him the highest-paid performer on the show. Also, he is a Brand Ambassador for several major companies and earns money through sponsorships.
Dilip Joshi’s Wife And Kids– The actor got married to Jaymala Joshi and together the couple is blessed with two kids- a son named Ritwik Joshi and a daughter named Neeyati Joshi. His daughter is a businesswoman and married. In December last year, his daughter married a short film director/screenwriter Yashowardhan Mishra who is the son of Ashok Mishra, a well-known screenwriter & lyricist in Bollywood.
Dilip Joshi’s Early Life, Education, And Career-
Belonging to a typical Gujarati family, Dilip Joshi was born in a village named Gosa in Porbandar in the year 1968. He completed his professional degree of Bachelor of Commerce from the N. M College of Commerce and Economics, situated in Mumbai. He presently resides in Mumbai with his family. While graduating he contributed to many theatres works in college which were his first steps in the line of acting.
He has been active in his career since 1989, with his first appearance in the Bollywood movie “Maine Pyaar Kiya”, along with well-known actors Salman Khan, Alok Nath, and Bhagyasgree Patwardhan along with many others. He went on to act in many other movies like “Humraaz”, “Hum Aapke Hain Kaun”, “Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge”, “Chachi 420” and “What’s Your Rashee” in comedy roles. He is popular as Jethalal Champaklal Gada in the most popular TV show “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma”. He started theatre in college for which he was awarded the Indian National Theatre award twice. In the years 2009 to 2017, his work has brought him laurels as the best actor in the comic role or lead role for “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma”. The titles of the awards are the Indian Telly Awards, Zee Gold Awards, Boroplus Gold Awards, Lion Gold Awards, and Big Star Entertainment Awards.
Dilip Joshi’s Age, Height, Weight– The actor is currently 53 years old and will turn 54 on 26 May 2022. The weight of Dilip is 80 kg (176 pounds). He stands 5 ft 5 in (165 cm) tall. Both his hair and eyes are dark black.
Dilip Joshi’s Houses And Cars –
Currently, he lives in Raheja Heights, Goregaon East, Mumbai, in a three-bedroom luxury flat. The value of his home is approximately 7 crores. He owns an Audi Q7, a Kia Sonet, and a Toyota Innova for drives and shootings in Mumbai. Whenever he travels, he prefers a Toyota Innova, as it is the most comfortable.