Randeep Hooda is an Indian versatile actor having a net worth of over 8 million dollars, who has acted in dozens of Bollywood movies and some Hollywood movies. The first movie in which Randeep appeared as a lead actor was Monsoon Wedding but the turnaround in his career happened with the Movie Once Upon a Time in Mumbai which came in 2010. This article is an attempt to throw some light on Randeep Hooda’s net worth, career, relationships, and other latest news that have surfaced recently.
Randeep Hooda’s early life and educational background
- Randeep Hooda was born on 20 August 1976 in Rohtak city of Indian state Haryana. His full name is Chaudhary Randeep Singh Hooda. Randeep Hooda belongs to the Jat community and practices the Hindu religion. His mother’s name is Asha Hooda and his father’s name is Dr. Ranbir Hooda who is a surgeon by profession while his mother is a social worker. His elder sister Dr Anjali Hooda Sangwan is also a doctor by profession and currently a practitioner in the USA, while his younger brother Sandeep Hooda works in Singapore as a Software Engineer. Since his parents were not around most of the time, he and his siblings were raised by their grandmother in Rohtak.
- Now considering his educational background, he is one of the highly qualified actors. For schooling, he attended Motilal Nehru School of Sports in a boarding school in Haryana where he was a swimmer and an equestrian. He has also won many medals at national events but his family was destined to make him a doctor therefore he was transferred to Delhi Public School in R.K. Puram New Delhi. After schooling, he moved to Melbourne Australia for higher studies where he attained a degree in marketing and a master’s degree in Business administration and Human Resources.
Randeep Hooda’s height and other physical features
Since Randeep Hooda was keenly interested in sports from the very beginning, he has the physique of an athlete. His height is 1.80 meters and he weighs 86 Kg. For his role in the “Sarbjit” movie, he drastically reduced his weight to fit in the role. His hair color is dark while his skin color complexion is brown.
Randeep Hooda’s personal life and past relationships
Randeep Hooda recently married Manipur actress “Lin Laishram” in a Manipuri-style wedding in November 2023. The couple first met at Naseeruddin Shah’s theatre group named “Motley”. Before Lin, in his initial days of struggle, Randeep was in a relationship with popular actress Sushmita Sen but broke due to unknown reasons.
Randeep Hooda’s Career and Net Worth
- While in his stay in Australia, Randeep Hooda worked as a part-time waiter in a Chinese restaurant, as a car washer, and also as a taxi driver after that he landed a job in the marketing department of an airline company for which he had to move to India in the year 2000. Then while he was in Delhi he started giving auditions for modeling and also participated in theatres in Delhi. It was in one of the rehearsals for “To Teach His Own”, that director Mira Nair shortlisted him for one of her projects. Later on, he went on to do more projects with other directors and big production houses. A few of his iconic movies include Sarbjit, Murder 3, Highway, Sultan, Baaghi 2, and others.
- Talking about his assets he has agricultural land in Haryana, flats in Gurgaon, Mumbai, and Delhi. His sources of income include modeling, advertisements, acting roles, and returns from his investments which make up his total net worth above USD 8 million.