|Dev Joshi Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||November 28, 2000|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Dev Joshi is an Indian actor. He is best known for his role as Dev Joshi in the action-adventure, comedy TV series, Baal Veer (2012-2016) alongside Anushka Sen and Rudra Soni. In 2019, he made a comeback to his role in the TV series Baalveer Returns alongside Bhawna Chaudhary, Anuradha Khaira, and Pavitra Punia.
Dev Dushyantkumar Joshi
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
- Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
- Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
He attended City Montessori School in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. According to some sources, he only attended 10 days per month due to his obligations as an actor.
After graduating, he enrolled in Amity University in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. In September 2019, he revealed he was in his 2nd year of studying Political Science.
- Father – Dushyant Joshi
- Mother – Devangna Joshi
Dev Joshi is represented by Opti Talent/Optimystix Entertainment Pvt Ltd. (Talent Agent, Manager) in India.
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
65 kg or 143.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Dev Joshi has dated –
- Anushka Sen – Rumor
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Gujarati descent.
Dev Joshi has endorsed brands such as –
- Marina Bay Sands
- Singapore Airlines
- Kinjal Dave
- CrossBeats India
- Saregama India
He appeared in TV commercials for Pathmeda Cow Milk and Hair N Care.
Dev Joshi Favorite Things
- Politician – Atal Bihari Vajpayee (1924-2018)
- Political Ethnicist – Mahatma Gandhi
- Actors – Shashi Kapoor (1938-2017), Amitabh Bachchan
- Actresses – Sridevi Kapoor (1963-2018), Manisha Thakkar, Ritika “Rits” Badiani
- Singer – Keval Shah
- Cricketer – Ravindra Jadeja
- Wrestler – Kurt Angle
- School Subject – Chemistry
- Disney Character – Mickey Mouse
- Snack – Khakhra
- Sugary Snack – Milk Biscuits
- Social Media App – Instagram
- Personal Quotes – “Peace begins with a smile,” “Love, Live & Respect… What you have!”
Dev Joshi Facts
- He calls his dad Papudi.
- His parents got married on July 2, 1998.
- Members of his fanbase call themselves Devians.
- He learned to ride horses for his role in the TV series Baal Veer (2012-2016).
- After Baal Veer (2012-2016) came to an end, Dev was nominated in the category of “Favorite Child Entertainer” at the 2016 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards in India.
- Dev and his parents bought a new home in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India on August 29, 2016.
- He made his debut as a voice actor in 2017 when he borrowed his voice to a character named Nasty in a video game Elex.
- In early 2019, he was awarded Bal Shakti Puraskar, President National Award for “Exceptional Achievement in Field of Arts & Culture.” It was presented to him by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi.
- He is a big cat lover.
- According to Dev, the best cure for a bad day is eating chocolate.
- His hobby is photography. A picture he is most proud of is that of a bubble resting flat on a leaf.
- He owns a Royal Enfield motorbike.
- Smiley face with a halo, the heart, and a smiley face with sunglasses are 3 emojis he uses most often.
- His celebrity crush is a Bollywood actress Kajol.
- Dev stated that he does not have any weird habits or rituals.
- A thing he hates about the TV industry is all the weird shoes that have no real function except looking eccentric.
- Dev doesn’t like to do a lot of takes and gives his best to get the scene right the 1st time.
- In December 2022, Dev Joshi was included in SpaceX’s 1st privately funded trip to the moon along with several people such as DJ Steve Aoki, YouTuber Tim Dodd, filmmaker Brendan Hall, musician T.O.P, Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, and many others.
Featured Image by Dev Joshi / Instagram