|Rakesh Bedi Quick Info
|5 ft 6 in
|Date of Birth
|December 1, 1954
Rakesh Bedi is an Indian actor, producer, stage artist, and voice actor who is known as one of the popular comedians of the Indian television industry and has been cast in several on-screen roles including Mohan Srivastava in Yes Boss, Dilruba Jarnail Singh Khurana in Shrimaan Shrimati, Satbir Ahluwalia in Sumit Sambhal Lega, Bhoorey Lal in Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai!, Pakistani Intelligence Officer in Uri: The Surgical Strike, Omi in Chashme Buddoor, Vaid Ji in Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, and Ram Babu in Mr. & Mrs. Khiladi.
New Delhi, India
Rakesh Bedi attended the Film and Television Institute of India in Pune and studied acting.
Actor, Stage Artist, Producer, Voice Actor
- Father – Madan Gopal Bedi (Former Indian Airlines Employee)
5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
74 kg or 163 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Rakesh Bedi has dated –
- Aradhana Bedi – He is married to Aradhana Bedi and they have been blessed with 2 daughters named Ridhima Bedi and Ritika Bedi.
Race / Ethnicity
Rakesh Bedi is of Indian descent.
Salt and Pepper
- Wears glasses
- Stocky frame
Rakesh Bedi Facts
- Growing up, he participated in many Mono Acting competitions.
- Between 1994 and 1999, Rakesh Bedi co-starred alongside Jatin Kanakia, Reema Lagoo, and Archana Puran Singh in the classic Hindi sitcom, Shrimaan Shrimati.
- He played the role of Mohan Srivastava in the SAB TV sitcom, Yes Boss, from 1999 to 2009 and this role got him nominated for the 2008 Indian Telly Award for “Best Actor in a Comic Role”.
- In 2019, he provided vocals to the character of Max Medici in the Hindi-dub of the American fantasy period adventure film, Dumbo.
- Rakesh Bedi has worked with Pierrot’s Troupe which is an internationally renowned theatre group based in New Delhi, India.
- He has played 24 characters in the popular one-man play, Massage, by leading playwright Vijay Tendulkar.
- In January 2024, it was revealed that Rakesh had been cheated of Rs 85,000 by a man claiming to be an army officer. The accused and Bedi had reportedly agreed on a price of around Rs 87 lakh for Bedi’s Pune flat and he had also assured a subsequent transfer of Rs 50,000 as a token amount. But, Bedi did not receive the money. The scammer later told him that both accounts needed a similar balance for the transaction to proceed and asked Rakesh to transfer him the money. However, he later ceased all communication.
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