Who is Mohit Raina?
Success is never accidental; it is the product of a strong desire, earnest efforts, expert guidance, and the ability to recognize difficulties as opportunities, this line has been very well proved by Mohit Raina, an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films and television. Besides this, he captured huge publicity for the lead role of the Hindu god Shiva in the television series Devon Ke Dev – Mahadev. Recently, Mohit hit the headlines on 1 January 2022 when he tied the sacred knot of marriage to his longtime girlfriend Aditi Sharma.
Personal Life/Early Life
This handsome star, Mohit was born into a Kashmiri Brahmin to P.L.Raina (father) and Sushma Kumara (mother). He was raised in Jammu and holds Indian nationality. Concerning his education, Mohit studied at Kendriya Vidyalaya School, Jammu, and earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Jammu. Later, he moved to Mumbai in order to start his career in modeling.
Mohit Raina Relationship Status
As for his relationship status, Mohit is a married man who recently got married to his longtime girlfriend Aditi Sharma on 01 January 2022. Besides this, previously, he has also dated Mouni Roy who is an actress.
|Birthdate||14 August 1982|
|Age||36 years old (as of 2021)|
|Birth Place||Jammu, India|
|Profession||Actor and Model|
|Hobbies||Meditation, Playing Snooker, Reading, Gymming|
|Debut Appearance||Film Debut: Don Muthu Swami (2008)
TV Debut : Antariksh – Ek Amar Katha in 2004
|Famous For||For playing the role of Lord Shiva in Like OK’s serial Devon Ke Dev… Mahadev|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Height(Approx)||In feet: 5’11”
In centimetre: 180cm
|Weight(Approx)||In kilogram: 78kg
In pounds: 172lbs
|Food Habits||Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian|
Family Background, Education
|Father Name||Late P.L. Raina|
|Mother Name||Sushma Kumara
|Siblings||Sister: Not Known
Brother: Not Known
|School||Kendriya Vidyalaya, Jammu|
|College||Jammu University, Jammu|
|Education Qualification||Bachelor of Commerce|
Girlfriend, Wife, Marriage
|Girlfriend||Mouni Roy (Actress) and Aditi Sharma|
Favorite Things & Assets
|Favorite Actor||Sylvester Stallone, Amitabh Bachchan, Denzel Washington, and Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favorite Book||The Success Principles by Jack Canfield|
|Favorite Actress||Madhuri Dixit and Alia Bhatt|
|Favorite Destination||Greece and Switzerland|
|Car Collection||Mercedes Benz|
Social Media Accounts
Mohit Raina Career Highlights
Talking about his career, Mohit took the first step towards his career in the year 2004 with a science fiction TV show called Antariksh. After that, he starred as Jai Kishan in the comedy film Don Muthu Swami in the year 2008. However, it was not a success at the box office and caused him to return to television work. Later, he made his crucial appearance in the Chehra TV series, a suspense drama revolving around a disabled girl in the year 2009. In fact, Mohit was also a part of Bandini.
Furthermore, this talented personality was cast as the lead in Nikhil Sinha’s Devon Ke Dev – Mahadev in the year 2011. Moreover, he served over 30 different characters in the series, which ran for three years, ending in December 2014, by which time Mohit had become a celebrity. Besides this, he has also played the adult emperor Ashoka, in the historical serial Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat on Colors TV. Thereafter, Mohit played the lead role as Havildar Ishar Singh in 21 Sarfarosh – Saragarhi 1897 which is based on the Battle of Saragarhi.
Apart from that, he was also featured as Major Karan Kashyap in the Bollywood film Uri: The Surgical Strike, released on 11 January 2019. Later, he also made his golden debut with the ZEE5 web series Kaafir, starring opposite Dia Mirza. Other than this, he is playing the character of Dr. Kaushik Oberoi the series Mumbai Diaries 26/11 which is created by Nikkhil Advani and produced by Emmay Entertainment.
Awards and Achievement of Mohit Raina
Indian Telly Awards Best Actor (Jury) Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev
Best Actor in a Negative Role
Gold Awards Steller Performance of the Year
Star Guild Awards Best TV Actor
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actor – Drama 21 Sarfarosh – Saragarhi 1897
Indian Telly Awards Best Actor (Jury)
Mohit Raina Wealth and Net Worth
Mohit has established himself as one of the successful actors in the television industry. In fact, he is the highest-paid Indian TV actor who charges 1 lakh INR as his salary per episode. Moreover, Mohit’s net worth can be estimated as $2 million approximately which he has gathered from his career in acting, modeling, and endorsement.
Mohit was born on 14 August 1982 and has turned 36 years old as of 2021. He has captured the heart of millions of people with his attractive personality and looks. He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall which is 180 in centimeters. In fact, he follows a regular diet and workout in order to keep himself fit and healthy with a weight of 78kg. He has a very cute smile which is complemented by his brown eyes and black hair. His body measurements are 44 inches chest, 34 inches waist, and 18 inches biceps approximately.
Some Amazing Facts At A Glance About Mohit Raina
- Mohit lost around 29 kilograms from his adolescent weight of 107 kilograms so that he could partake in the Grasim Mister India modeling contest 2005.
- He was placed amongst the top 5 contestants of Grasim Mister India 2005.
- Once, Priyanka Chopra’s family showed their interest in Mohit to be her husband.
- In Devon Ke Dev… Mahadev, this celebrity used to spend roughly 75 minutes getting ready for Lord Shiva’s getup. He is also a devotee of Lord Shiva in real life.
- He has also become so popular on Instagram has more than 537K followers.
- In the year 2013, he was also nominated for Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actor – Drama.
- His favorite food are Rajma-chawal, gajar ka halwa, Kashmiri pulao and samosa.