Ravi Kishan is a Bhojpuri actor-turned-politician.
Ravi Kishan Bio/Wiki
|Name||Ravi Kishan Shukla|
|Date of Birth||17 July 1971|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Home town||Barain, Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Mother Tongue||Not Known|
|Parents/ Father||Pt. Shyama Narayan Shukla|
|Colleg University||Rizvi College oF Art, Science And Commerce, Mumbai|
|Education Qualification||Graduate in (B com)|
|Contact number||Not Known|
|Debut||Film: Pitambar (1992)|
TV: Bigg Boss 1 (2006)
|Party||Indian National Congress (2014-2017),|
Bharatiya Janata Party (2017-present)
|Political Journey||2014: Joined the Indian National Congress and contested the Lok Sabha Elections from the Jaunpur constituency in Uttar Pradesh. However, he lost the election and could secure only 42,759 votes or 4.25 percent of the total votes.|
2017: Left the Congress and joined the BJP
2019: Contested the Lok Sabha Elections from the Gorakhpur Constituency and won against his nearest rival Rambhual Nishad by 3,01,664 votes.
|Children||Daughters- Tanishq, Ishita, Riva (Actress)|
|Salary||20-30 Lakh/film (INR)|
|Networth||Rs. 14 Crore (as in 2014)|
|Height||In Centimeters- 178 cm|
In Meters- 1.78 m
In Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight||In Kilograms- 80 kg|
In Pounds- 176 lbs
Ravi Kishan Favorites
|Favorite Song||Not Known|
|Favorite Actor||Aamir Khan, Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favorite Actress||Amitabh Bachchan, Balraj Sahni, Dilip Kumar, Pran, Motilal, Aamir Khan, Ranbir Kapoor|
|Favorite Sport||Not Known|
|Favorite Place||Not Known|
|Favorite Movie||Do Bigha Zamin, Guide|
Social Media Accounts
Ravi Kishan Some Lesser-Known Facts
- Does Ravi Kishan Shukla Drink alcohol: Not Known
- Does Ravi Kishan Shukla Smoke?: Yes
- He is an Actor, Politician by Profession(s)
- Ravi was born and brought up in a crawl in Santacruz, Mumbai, but as a result of a dispute in his family’s dairy business, his family shifted to Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh when he was 10 years old.
- But when he was 17 years old, his mother gave him INR 500 after which he ran away from home to come to Mumbai.
- He was part of Ramleela, where he played the role of Sita.
- His debut film ‘Pitambar’ was a B-grade for which he was paid INR 5000.
- He was recognized after ‘Tere Naam’ (2003), where he played the role of a priest called ‘Rameshwar.’ Coincidently his father worked as a priest, hence, he took the inspiration for his character in the film from his father.
- He was the finalist in Bigg Boss 1 in 2006.
- In 2012, he participated in ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5.’
- He is a devotee of Lord Shiva.
- He is a good friend of Saif Ali Khan.
- Apart from Hindi and Bhojpuri, he has also done Telugu films.
- In 2017, he left Congress Party and joined BJP.