Shailesh Lodha Biography 2024 Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Wife, Children, Family, And More

Shailesh Lodha Biography: Shailesh Lodha is an Indian poet, writer, comedian, and actor who was born on November 8, 1969. His role as Taarak Mehta in the Hindi sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is what made him most famous. After departing Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, the longest-running program in his career, in 2022, Shailesh Lodha has now shared his motivation. In an interview with a Youtube channel, the well-known poet-turned-actor disclosed that his conflict with the producers was never about money—rather, it was always about his dignity. He claimed that Asit Kumarr Modi, the producer of Taarak, spoke to him in an impolite way, forcing him to accept a call to leave the show. In the interview, Shailesh Lodha gave a detailed account of the entire situation, revealing that the producers attempted to manipulate the story when he submitted his paperwork.

Shailesh Lodha Biography

Shailesh Lodha is a well-known actor and writer. His portrayal of Taarak Mehta in the popular sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah has made him well-known. Even though he and the show’s creators have a history of falling out, the actor spent years working together and won over the viewers. Furthermore, his novels and poetry are highly valued by fans in addition to his on-screen roles. Shailesh was recently seen talking briefly with the paparazzi about the influence of lyrical rhymes at the Mumbai airport.

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Photographers positioned at the airport in Mumbai were treat to a warm greeting from Shailesh Lodha. “Aapka hi video dekh rahe, aapki kavitayen, pankti, dosti par (We were watching videos of your poems on friendship)” the photographer said to the actor as he approached the entrance gate. After grinning, the actor said, “Kaavitao se badkar kuch bhi nahi (There is nothing bigger than poetry).” In order to combat the heat, Shailesh Lodha was spotted sporting blue pants and a white hood T-shirt along with tinted shades.

Shailesh Lodha Biography Highlight

Full Name

Shailesh Lodha

Nick Name

Baal Kavi, Taarak Mehta

Date of Birth

8 November 1969


54 years old

Place of Birth

Jodhpur, Rajasthan





Zodiac Sign



Actor, Writer, Poet

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Who is Shailesh Lodha?

Shailesh Lodha is recognized as an Indian poet, actor, comedian, and writer, primarily acclaimed for his role as Taarak Mehta in the Hindi sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.

  • Born: 8 November 1969 (age 54 years), Jodhpur
  • Spouse: Swati Lodha
  • Children: Swaara Lodha
  • Height: 1.73 m
  • Parents: Shyam Singh Lodha, Shobha Lodha
  • Known for: Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Net Worth Summary 2024


Shailesh Lodha


Actor, Writer, Poet

Income Source

Acting, Hosting, Events

Per Epsiode Income

Rs. ~1 Lakhs

Net Worth in Dollars

$3 million

Net Worth in Rupees

Rs. 24 Crores

Personal Details

A Marwari family welcomed Lodha into the world during her birth in Jodhpur. Lodha has a daughter name Swara and is wed to management author Swati Lodha. Lodha travel a lot since his father was transferred around. His mother was an avid reader and had a strong Hindi vocabulary. Lodha was given the moniker “Baal Kavi” when she was nine years old. He worked in an office job, but he quit to pursue his love of poetry writing. “I am half Jain,” state Lodha in a 2015 interview.Lodha has completed her PG and B.Sc. in marketing.

Shailesh Lodha in 1,000 episode celebration of TMKOC 12 November 2012
Born8 November 1969 (age 54)

Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
  • Actor
  • anchor
  • writer
  • poet
Years active1997–present
Known forTaarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
SpouseSwati Lodha



Shyam Singh Lodha


Shobha Lodha


Not Known


Not Known


Swati Lodha


Swaara Lodha


Lodha debuted as a participant on Comedy Circus and then on Comedy ka Mahamukabla. From 2008 until 2022, he played Taarak Mehta in the comedic series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. The main presenter of the SAB TV series Wah! Wah! Kya Baat Hai! from 2012 to 2013 was Lodha. He costarred with Sunil Pal and Rakhi Sawant in the comedy Wig Boss in 2019. In 2022, Lodha brought legal action against producer Asit Kumarr Modi for unpaid debts and against his production firm, Neela Tele Films. The decision was render in Lodha’s favor on August 5, 2023.


Profession(s)Actor, Writer, Poet
Famous RoleTaarak Mehta in the TV serial, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah (2008 to present)

Physical Stats & More

Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack

Personal Life

Date of Birth8 November 1969 (Saturday)
Age55 Years
BirthplaceJodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Zodiac signScorpio
HometownJodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Education QualificationGraduate
DebutTV Debut: Comedy Circus (2007)
FamilyFather- Shyam Singh Lodha
Mother- Shobha Lodha
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesWriting, reading
ControversyLawsuit against Asit Modi
After quitting Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah in April 2022, he filed a lawsuit against Asit Modi for not paying his dues. In August 2023, Shailesh won the suit following which it was report in the media that Asit Modi would pay him Rs. 1.05 crore. 

Girls, Affairs and More

Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeSwati Lodha (Management Author)
ChildrenDaughter- Swaara Lodha
Son- N/A

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