Pushkar Jog is an actor in the Marathi film industry. He is a very famous and powerful name in the industry and is appreciated for his performance. He has also worked in various Hindi and Marathi films and television shows.
Pushkar Jog Biography & Family Details :
Pushkar was born on 15 July’1985 in Pune, Maharashtra. His father Suhas Jog was a teacher and his mother was a housewife. He did his schooling from Vidya Bhawan Public School in Pune and continued studying the Bachelor of Dental Surgery under the Mumbai University. . Even after having a doctors degree in Dentistry, he went onto achieve his dream of acting and has successfully evolved.
He also has a brother Amol Pushkar who manages their family business which is an educational trust named P. Jog Group of Institutions. He is married to his longtime girlfriend Jasmine Jog and has a baby girl named Ferisha Pushkar Jog.
Pushkar Jog Career And Professional Life –
Pushkar started acting as a child when he was just four years and has done various films as a child actor. He has also done many supporting roles in Marathi movies.He debuted with his movie ‘Jabardast’ in the Marathi movie industry and has been quite a famous name in the industry. He has done many films including ‘Sasu Cha Swayambar’, ‘Dhoom 2 Dhamaal’ and many more.
He had tried his luck in Hindi film industry as well but it didn’t work for well for him. He has done movies like ‘Goodbuddy Gadbadi’, ‘Don’t Worry Be Happy’, ‘Huff! It’s Too Much’. Hindi movies might not have worked well for him but the Marathi industry embraced him. And he became a well established actor.He has also worked in various television shows including ‘Vachan Dile Tu Malaa’ and ‘Tu Tu Main Main’ . he also participated in Big Boss Marathi and Nach Baliye.
Pushkar Appearance –
He is approximately 5’9 tall and weighs around 165lbs. He has brown eyes and black hair color.
His chest is about 42 inches broad and biceps are around 16 inches.
Hobbies and likings –
- He loves going to the gym and keeping himself fit. He is into hardcore gymming.
- He loves dancing and is very passionate about it. He also went on to win the reality show ‘Nach Baliye’ in 2010.
- He loves travelling too. He has also produced and hosted an international show name ‘ABP Majha Around The World’ which successfully aired for three seasons.
Controversy – In January 2017, a complaint was filed against Pushkar by one of the lecturers saying he discriminates with the latter based on his caste.
Interesting facts About Pushkar –
- He was always passionate about acting and dancing and has also done Lavani which is a dance for Maharashtrian women.
- He started a campaign for cleanliness with the name ‘Dare to Care’ in which he gave dares to everyone to clean their surroundings.
- He also runs an educational franchise named P. Jog Educational Trust.