Gautam Rode WikiGautam Rode is an Indian actor and a former model, working in Bollywood and TV serials. He played the role of Saras in the popular daily soap Saraswatichandra which aired on star plus. And he was also seen hosting Nach Baliye 6 alongwith Karan Wahi. Gautam has recently bagged the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy honour for his work on television. He also bagged a new show on 'Life OK' titled 'Maha Kumbh' where he will be seen playing the role of the male lead.
BiographyGautam was born on 14 August 1977 and he hails from Delhi. He has finished his schooling from Army Public School, Delhi and graduated in Commerce from Bhagat Singh College, Delhi. He wanted to carry on with his father's business of stock broking in the share market, but destiny had other things in store for him.
CareerGautam initially started out his acting career in Bollywood with the film Annarth(2002) opposite Preeti Jhangiani. He has also done various ads as well as albums. Tere Bina, an album by Abhijeet which featured Gautam in the music videos, received international acclaim after winning the MTV Asia Awards. This was followed by a long career on television. His most memorable roles on television was in Baa Bahoo Aur Baby and in the kids adventure TV program Lucky.
He also appeared as a guest in the show Mallika E Kitchens 1st season. Rode made his Bollywood comeback in 2009 with Ram Gopal Verma's horror flick titled Agyaat where Gautam enacted the role of Sharman, in which he received noteworthy reviews praising his performance. He has also hosted many shows like India's Got Talent with Mieyang Chang and celebrity couple dance reality show Nach Baliye with Karan Wahi.
Personal ProfileName : Gautam Rode
Date of Birth : 14 August 1977
Age : 36 years
Height : 5'5"
Occupation : Actor, Model
Current Show : Saraswatichandra
FamilyGautam's father is a stock broker. He wanted his son to continue his career in stock market business but he has a different fate so now he became an actor and a model.
Saras in SaraswatichandraSaraswatichandra is an Indian television soap opera, which aired on Star Plus. Gautam Rode played male lead Saras opposite Kumud (Jennifer Winget) in the serial. Saraswatichandra Vyas aka Gautam lives in Dubai and is not interested in getting married, but Kumud Sundari Desai has been chosen to be his wife by his father Lakshminandan Vyas. The show's story revolves around their relationship.
Gautam Rode WebsitePopular actor has launched his website which is connected to his Facebook page and Twitter handle as well. The actor would be active to interact with his fans. Gautam's motive to launch a website is to stay connected to his fans and let them know about his work. The website consists of all aspects like his works, gallery, social hub, admirer zone, media and all. Talking about the same he said, "It's a website that will be presenting my professional work as well as connect me with my admirers. Everything will come under one roof. It's going to be a social hub where I'll be showcasing my work, interacting with my admirers".
Latest NewsRecently, the versatile actor Gautam has recieved Best Actor in Lead Role for Saraswatichandra in Star Studded Event. Television industry was present to make the grand event a big success. Quite a few stars walked away with awards for their contribution to television.
GirlfriendGautam is single and is not dating anyone. He said, "I am not so much of a romantic person. I can never woo a girl. I will first consider her as my friend and will treat her as my soul mate. I just can't keep on saying a girl I LOVE YOU just like that. However, I am trying to change my attitude as well. I wish I can talk to girls in that manner. I am a practical lover and I only get attached when I love some one else I am very balanced. I want to change this in me as its difficult for me to go away from someone whom I am close to."
Fitness/DietThe actor, who is known for his fitness, is currently planning to study fitness and nutrition seriously. He said "It will help enhance my skills and yes, people around will benefit too".
MarriageGautam is single and is not married yet. He maintains a low key profile regarding his personal life. He said, "As of now I am not looking for marriage as I think whenever the time is right it will happen. I am too busy to think about getting into a relationship. I am working all the 30 days of a month. If I do get time in the future, I will surely think of finding a mate".
InterviewAfter a hard day's work, which channel do you usually watch?
Fiction shows that you are watching currently on TV?
The one and only Saraswatichandra on Star Plus.
Personality you like on TV?
Another difficult one..let me see..ya Gautam Rode (laughs).
Live-in or marriage?
Aaah..I haven't thought about it, but between the two, I guess I will go for marriage.
Craziest rumour you have heard about yourself?
That I was dating three girls at the same time.
What is something that you need to stop doing immediately?
To get into an argument with female drivers. They never understand and neither do they accept their fault.
What have you always wanted to do but never done?
Scuba diving. I really want to try that soon.
One word that describes you?
Annarth - Debut Movie(2002
U, Bomsi & Me (2005)
Jahan Pyaar Mile - Debut Serial
Baa Bahoo Aur Baby
Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai
India's Got Talent (season 3)
Parichay (TV series)
Teri Meri Love Stories
Nach Baliye (season 5)-As Host
Nach Baliye (season 6)-As Host