Dilip Joshi is popularly known as Jethalal Gada in one of India’s longest-running television shows, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. He started his career in 1989, where he played Ramu’s character in the film Maine Pyar Kiya.
Dilip Joshi Biography, Career, Serials, Movies, Images, Family, Profile And Awards
He belongs to a Gujarati Brahmin family from the Gosa village of Porbandar. He married Jaymala in 1987. He has two children: Niyati and Ritviq.
Joshi has done B.com from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics Mumbai, but he was interested in acting from the age of 12. He joined Little Theatre Academy Of Namdev Lahute, and his first play was Aie Ranchhod Rangila. He has also done many plays at the legendary Prithvi Theatre in Juhu, Mumbai.
Apart from acting, Joshi loves to trek, travel, and explore the world. He’s also a huge Harry Potter fan (Potterhead).
|Real Name||Dilip Joshi|
|Famous Role||Jethalal Champaklal Gada in TV serial Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah (2008 to present)|
|Birth Place||Gosa Village, Porbandar, Gujarat, India|
|Hometown||Gosa Village, Porbandar, Gujarat, India|
|Current City||Mumbai, Maharastra, India|
|Address||Room No. 6, Thakur Charan Dham, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Date of Birth||26 May 1968|
|Age||54 years old as of 2023|
|Hometown||Gosa Village, Porbandar, Gujarat, India|
|Political Inclination||BJP  Live Hindustan|
|Debut||Film Debut: Maine Pyar Kiya (Bollywood, 1989), Hun Hunshi Hunshilal (Gujarati, 1992)|
TV Debut: Hum Panchhi Ek Daal Ke
Dilip Joshi Wife
Dilip Joshi is married to Jaymala Joshi. They are also blessed with a daughter named Niyati and a son Ritwik.
Dilip Joshi Age
Dilip Joshi is 54 years old as of 2023.
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm|
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 80 kg|
in Pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||Chest: 42 Inches|
Waist: 36 Inches
Biceps: 12 Inches
Education Qualification and Schooling/College
|Education Qualifications||Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)|
|College||Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
His first TV debut was in the show Galatnaama. Later he was seen as Vasu in Kabhi Yeh Kabhi Woh in 1989. He has been a part of many TV shows, including Kora Kaagaz, Hum Sub Ek Hain, Shub Mangal Savdhaan, and Meri Biwi Wonderful. He has also done many other films like Hum Apke Hai Koun!, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani, What’s Your Raashee? and Dhoondhte Reh Jaaoge.
In 1989, Dilip made his debut as Ramu in the film Maine Pyar Kiya. He have done several other movies such as Hun Hunshi Hunshilal Hunshilal (1992), Hum Aapke Hain Koun (1994), Yash (1996), Sar Aakhon Par (1998), Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000).
In 1995, he made his debut in television with the serial Kabhi Yeh Kabhi Woh Vasu. Later he worked in many television series including Yeh Duniya Hai Rangeen, Shubh Mangal Savadhan, Meri Biwi Wonderful, Sewalal Mewalal etc. A career turning point in his life came in 2008 when he was signed on for the role of Jethalal Gadha in the SAB television show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. The show made a good mark among the Hindi-speaking audience. The show has been airing continuously since 2008.
|1998||Daal Mein Kala||Bharat||Renuka Shahane|
|1998||Do Aur Do Paanch||Rahul||Tanaaz Currim|
|1998-2001||Hum Sab Ek Hain||Sohan|
|1999||Yeh Duniya Hai Rangeen||Balkrishna Namudari|
|2002||Shubh Mangal Saavdhan||Dilip||Hritu Deepak|
|2002-2003||Meri Biwi Wonderful||Raj||Tanaaz Currim|
|2004||Aaj Ke Shriman Shrimati||Sanjay||Shruti Ulfat|
|2004||Kudkudiya House No 43|
|2004||Hum Sab Baraati||Nathu Mehta|
|2004||Bhagwan Bachaye Inko||Gopi||Hritu Deepak|
|2007||Agadam Bagdam Tigdam||Uncle Tappu|
|2008-Present||Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah||Jethalal Gada||Disha Vakani|
|1989||Maine Pyar Kiya||Ramu|
|1992||Hun Hunshi Hunshilal||Hunshilal|
|1994||Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!||Bhola Prasad|
|1998||Sar Aakhon Par||Sunday|
|2000||Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani||Sapney|
|2001||One 2 Ka 4||Champak|
|2002||Dil Hai Tumhaara||Factory CEO|
|2008||Don Muthu Swami||Fikarchand|
|2009||Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge||Mama Nautanki|
|2009||What’s Your Raashee?||Jitubhai|
|2012||Jalsa Karo Jayantilal||Jayantilal|
|2012||Chappu ne Chappnu nu Thai kahi Nahi||Lead role|
|2003||2nd Indian Telly Awards||Best Actor in a Comic Role (Popular)||Nominated|
|2009||9th Indian Telly Awards||Best Actor in a Comic Role (Popular)||Won|
|2010||3rd Boroplus Gold Awards||Best Comic Actor(Popular)||Won|
|2010||10th Indian Telly Awards||Most Popular Actor in a Comic Role||Won|
|2011||4th Boroplus Gold Awards||Best Comic Actor(Popular)||Won|
|2011||BIG Star Entertainment Awards||Most Entertaining Actor||Won|
|2011||Apsara Awards||Best Actor in Drama Series||Won|
|2012||11th Indian Telly Awards||Most Popular Actor in a Comic Role||Won|
|2012||5th Boroplus Gold Awards||Best Comic Actor (Popular)||Won|
|2012||People’s Choice Awards India||Best TV Actor – Comedy||Won|
|2012||12th Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actor – Comedy||Won|
|2014||Zee Gold Awards||Best Actor In Comic Role (Male)||Won|
|2014||12th Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actor – Comedy||Won|
|2016||Zee Gold Awards||Best Actor In Comic Role (Male)||Won|
|Favorite TV Show||Tarak Mehta ka Ooltah Chashmah|
|Favorite Footballer||Lionel Messi|
|Favorite Food||Rotlo, Basi rotla with vagar in chaas|
|Favorite Cuisine||Chinese, Italian, Indian|
|Favorite Dessert||Chocolates with almond|
|Favorite Recipe||Moong Dal Dhokla|
Dilip Joshi is a part of the starcast of one of the most popular shows of the Indian subcontinent. The absolute total assets of Dilip Joshi is assessed to be 5 Million USD, which is approximately equal to Rs 35 Crore.
Being the star of one of the most watched show of current times, Dilip has every right to charge a hefty amount for his show. Dilip Joshi aka Jethalal is the most generously compensated and charges close to 1.5 lakh rupees for each of his episode.
|Birth Flower||Sunflower / Lily of the Valley|
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Joshi assumes the job of Jethalal Gada in the popular comedy series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah which has circulated on SAB TV since 2008.
Disha Vakani as Daya Jethalal Gada is matched inverse Dilip Joshi. Their one of kind comic planning is the primary explanation behind the show’s high evaluations.
- Dilip Joshi is a pure vegetarian after all he is from the Gujarati Brahmin family.
- Dilip Joshi never drinking alcohol and also no smoking.
- He starting acting in different drams, Gujarati dramas at the age of 12 years.
- He won the Indian National Theatre’s best actor award two times during his college.
- Dilip Joshi entered in Little Theatre academy of Namdev Lahute and his first play was Aie Ranchhod Rangila… after that, he was seen in much Gujarati drama and the journey becomes grow up to Indian film and tv shows.