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Asit Kumarr Modi Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Children

Asit Kumarr Modi Quick Info
Height 5 ft 6 in
Weight 65 kg
Date of Birth December 24, 1966
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Eye Color Dark Brown

Asit Kumarr Modi is an Indian television producer, director, actor, television personality, theatre artist, and founder of Neela Film Productions. He is best known for producing the television sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. In addition to that, he has also worked on a variety of other projects which include the likes of Yeh Lamhe Judaai KeWah! Wah! Kya Baat hai!Krishnaben KhakhrawalaHum Sab Ek HaiTaarak Mehta Kka Chhota Chashmah, and Sab Khelo Sab Jeetto.

Born Name

Asit Kumar Modi

Other Name

Asit Kumarr Modi

Asit Kumarr Modi as seen at the Launch of JD Majethia’s ‘Hats Off Actors Studio’ in 2013
Asit Kumarr Modi as seen at the Launch of JD Majethia’s ‘Hats Off Actors Studio’ in 2013 (Bollywood Hungama / bollywoodhungama.com / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Born Place

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Residence

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Nationality

Indian

 

Education

Asit Kumarr Modi studied at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel School located in Mumbai and completed his school education in 1982. After that, he got enrolled at Shri Chinai College of Commerce & Economics and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1989.

Occupation

Television Producer, Director, Actor, Theatre Artist, Television Personality, Founder of Neela Film Productions

Build

Average

From Left to Right - Asin, Ajay Devgn, Asit Kumarr Modi, Abhishek Bachchan, Rohit Shetty, and Prachi Desai as seen while posing for the camera on the set of 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah'
From Left to Right – Asin, Ajay Devgn, Asit Kumarr Modi, Abhishek Bachchan, Rohit Shetty, and Prachi Desai as seen while posing for the camera on the set of ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ (Bollywood Hungama / bollywoodhungama.com / CC BY 3.0)

Height

5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm

Weight

65 kg or 143.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Asit Kumarr Modi has dated –

  1. Neela Asit Kumar Modi – He is married to Neela Asit Kumar Modi and they parent 2 children – a son and a daughter.

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Asit Kumarr Modi is of Gujarati descent.

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Wears glasses

Brand Endorsements

Asit Kumarr Modi has served as an ambassador for Swachh Bharat Mission (also known as Swachh Bharat Abhiyan or Clean India Mission), a country-wide campaign initiated by the Government of India in 2014 that aims to eliminate open defecation and improve solid waste management.

Along with the other 8 team members of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, he became one of the first 9 citizens of India to be nominated by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to promote the Swachh Bharat Mission.

Asit Kumarr Modi as seen while smiling for the camera in 2013
Asit Kumarr Modi as seen while smiling for the camera in 2013 (Bollywood Hungama / bollywoodhungama.com / CC BY 3.0)

Asit Kumarr Modi Facts

  1. During his initial years, Asit Kumarr Modi served as a lighting designer for Gujarati professional stage shows as well as handled the production and creative department of many serials in regional languages.
  2. In 1995, he founded the television production company Neela Tele Films Private Limited (later known as Neela Film Productions). It started with the show Hum Sab Ek Hain.
  3. In 2008, Asit Kumarr Modi started producing the Sony SAB sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah (abbreviated as TMKOC). The show has the Guinness World Record for the longest-running Indian daily sitcom on television by episode count. TMKOC has also been a recipient of multiple accolades including the Indian Television Academy Award, Indian Telly Award, and Star Guild Award.
  4. Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah‘s lead cast has included actors such as Dilip Joshi, Disha Vakani, Bhavya Gandhi, Amit Bhatt, Shailesh Lodha, Neha Mehta, Munmun Dutta, Mandar Chandwadkar, Sonalika Joshi, Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal, Nidhi Bhanushali, Palak Sindhwani, and others.
  5. Asit Kumarr Modi wrote the television drama show Krishnaben Khakhrawala which premiered on Sony Entertainment Television on November 29, 2010.
  6. In March 2023, Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal (who played Roshan Daruwala Kaur Sodhi in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah) quit Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah and accused producer Asit Kumarr Modi, executive producer Jatin Bajaj, and project head Sohail Ramani of s*xual harassment.
  7. Actor Monika Bhadoriya (who played Bawri Dhondulal Kanpuria in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah) accused producer Asit Kumarr Modi and project head Sohail Ramani of encouraging a hostile workplace.
  8. Asit Kumarr Modi previously worked as a technician and assistant director.
  9. He has been a recipient of the Lion’s Gold Award by Lion’s Club Mumbai.

Featured Image by Bollywood Hungama / bollywoodhungama.com / CC BY 3.0

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