Kalengada Bhemaiah Chinapa aka Nikhil Chinapa is an Indian disco jockey, radio jockey, video jockey, and an actor. He is known for judging the youth-based reality TV show “Roadies.”
Nikhil Chinapa Bio/Wiki
|Name||Kalengada Bhemaiah Chinapa|
|Profession(s)||Disco Jockey, Radio Jockey, Video Jockey, Actor|
|Date of Birth||6 June 1973|
|Age (as in 2019)||46 Years|
|Birth Place||Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Home town||Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Parents/ Father||Lt. Col. Bhemaiah Chinapa (ex-Indian Army Paratrooper)|
|School||Begumpet’s Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad, India|
Faust High School, Secundrabad, India
St. Joseph’s Boys’ High School, Bangalore
|College/ University||St. George’s College, Agra|
BMS College Of Engineering, Bangalore
|Education Qualification||Bachelor of Architecture|
|Contact number||Not Known|
|Address||Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Hobbies||Gymming, Travelling, Biking, Doing Adventures like Scuba Diving and Flyboarding|
|Tattoo||A magician’s head on his right shoulder|
|Debut||TV: MTV Select (1992) Film: Snip! (2000)|
|Marriage Date||Year, 2012|
|Wife/Spouse||Pearl Miglani (DJ)|
Daughter- Anouka Maia Chinapa
|Height||In Centimeters- 175 cm|
In Meters- 1.75 m
In Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
|Weight||In Kilograms- 77 kg|
In Pounds- 170 lbs
|Eyes color||Dark Brown|
Nikhil Chinapa Favorites
|Favorite food||Idli, Dosa|
|Favorite Song||Not Known|
|Favorite Actor||Akshay Kumar|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Favorite Place||Not Known|
|Favorite Movie||Not Known|
|Favorite Colour||White, Grey, Black|
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Nikhil Chinapa Some Lesser-Known Facts
- Does Nikhil Chinapa Drink alcohol?: Yes
- Does Nikhil Chinapa Smoke?: Not Known
- Nikhil Chinapa is an Indian radio jockey, video jockey and TV presenter on MTV India.
- He was born in Bangalore, and he had to move to different cities; as his father served in the Indian Army.
- He owns a music company called Submerge Music, which is known for bringing the most prominent DJs to India such as Above & Beyond, Swedish House Mafia, Alesso, Deniz Koyu, Armin Van Buuren, Zedd, Hardwell, and Tiesto.
- He has a huge fan following on Twitter among EDM (Electronic Dance Music) enthusiasts, and he is credited as a pioneer for EDM in India.
- He solo-hosted MTV Splitsvilla season 2, 4, 5 and co-hosted season 3 with Deepti Gujral, season 6 with Sherlyn Chopra and season 7 with Sunny Leone. He also hosted many other reality shows like Maldives Travel Awards, India’s Got Talent, etc.
- In 2014, he collaborated with the Indian online fashion brand ‘Koovs.com’.
- He also judged youth-based reality show ‘MTV Roadies’- season 4, 5, 7 & ‘Roadies Rising’ (2017).
- Besides his stint as a VJ, Nikhil has also made small appearances in films like Dus (2005), Zinda (2006), and Om Shanti Om (2007).
- In an interview, he revealed that his parents still ask him when would he get a real job.
- Nikhil was one year senior to Rahul Dravid in school.