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Gautam 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. 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 was last seen as Rudra in Life OK's 'Mahakumbh'.


Gautam Rode was born on 14 August 1977 and 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.


Gautam 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 has 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 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 Profile

Name : Gautam Rode
Date of Birth : 14 August 1977
Age : 38 years
Height : 5'5"
Occupation : Actor, Model

Gautam Rode


Gautam'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 he became an actor and a model.

In Suryaputra Karn

Gautam Rode will next be seen playing the title role in popular mythological show 'Suryaputra Karn'. He was last seen in Mahakumbh and before that became popular with his role of Saras in TV show Saraswatichandra. The actor confirmed that, "I am completely thrilled to play the role of Karn on screen. As an actor, I love exploring different characters and Karn is the kind of role which is completely different from what I have played so far". He also expressed that, "In 'Mahabharata', Karn's character is the most interesting one. I am looking forward to start shooting for the show".

Rudra in Mahakumbh

Gautam Rode was seen in Mahakumbh which aired on Life OK. He played the role of male lead Rudra and has worked very hard on his physique to get into his character. He was seen opposite Payal Rajput in the show.

Saras in Saraswatichandra

Saraswatichandra was an Indian television soap opera, which aired on Star Plus. Gautam Rode played male lead Saras opposite Kumud (Jennifer Winget) in the serial.


Gautam is single and is not dating anyone. About marriage 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".


The handsome actor Gautam, 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".

Official Website

Popular 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.


Who do you think is the best dressed actress in the Television industry?
Mouni Roy

One thing you love and would like to change about yourself?
What I love about myself is that I'm extremely dedicated to what I do. I take my work seriously. What I could change about myself is try and be more impulsive. I'm too much of a planner so would like to change that.

What is your biggest obsession?
Clothes and shoes

Gautam in Mahakumbh or in Saraswatichandra - Which one do you prefer?
I am not trying to be diplomatic, both my shows were different in their own ways. I loved playing Saras in Saraswatichandra and Rudra in Mahakumbh, but Rudra was very challenging as an actor.

One actress you wish would pop out of your cake
Nicole Kidman

What is your best asset?
My smile

Are you a movie buff?
Of course, I am. There is no doubt about it.

What kind of movies you like to watch?
I am a diehard fan of action packed thriller movies. I love those flicks which depict lots of physical activities and skills.

So who are your favourite hero and heroine?
Al Pachino, Aamir Khan and Nutan are my favourite stars.

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Annarth - Debut Movie(2002
U, Bomsi & Me (2005)
Wow(Upcoming movie)


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


Favourite food : Brown Rice & Rajma
Favourite drink : Coconut water & Double shot cappuccino
Favourite ice-cream flavour : Chocolate
Favourite hangout : Coffee shop
Favourite pastime : Watching films
Favourite movie : The Godfather
Favourite actor : Al Pacino
Favourite actress : Nutan
Favourite song : 'Abhi Naa Jaao'
I like to wear : Jeans & tee, khakhis
I am happy : At the gym
I am sad : When I'm not working out
I get mad : With people who are not competent
I blush : When people say I am cute
Ideal date : A calm, peaceful & beautiful ambiance
I can't live without : Facing The Camera
I get high on : Coffee

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