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. 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. Currently, he is playing the lead role of Rudra in the new show on 'Life OK' titled 'Maha Kumbh'.
BiographyGautam Rode 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 : 37 years
Height : 5'5"
Occupation : Actor, Model
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.
Rudra in MahakumbhGautam Rode is seen in a show Mahakumbh which is airing on Life OK. Gautam is playing the role of male lead Rudra and has worked very hard on his physique to get into his character. About the show Gautam said, "It is a huge show, shot on a big scale with a story never seen before. This role has been my most challenging ever. It drains me out both physically and mentally. It is very hard but gives me great satisfaction everyday I shoot. I sleep with a smile because the show is amazing. Rudra is extremely set about who and what he is. He treats everyone equally. It became the number one show of the channel in the first week. I am very happy about that."
Saras in SaraswatichandraSaraswatichandra was 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.
Latest NewsMany of us simply ignore slum children at traffic signals, while many don't even come close to them. But there are some who make these children feel special and loved like other normal children. Two of our TV celebs, who play heroes on the small screen, became real life ones when they brought a smile on the faces of street children. Shares a source, "Gautam Rode has been actively working on the upliftment of street children. Ravi Dubey too joined him and the two recently went ahead and distributed goodies to the children."
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.
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".
InterviewWould you go in the Bigg Boss house if given a chance?
If I'm out of work I'll go. Till the time I'm getting work and I'm busy, I don't think I'll be entering the house.
One thing you like and dislike about Jennifer Winget?
What I dislike about her is that she goes on too many holidays. What I like about her is her dedication towards work. She takes it very seriously.
One Bollywood actress you find the sexiest?
Any new year resolutions?
Annarth - Debut Movie(2002
U, Bomsi & Me (2005)
SerialsJahan 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