Romit Raj is an Indian actor. He is best known for playing the role of Varun Zaveri in the Sony television series Adalat (2011).
Romit Raj was born on Wednesday 9 July 1980.age 42 years; by 2022) in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. His zodiac sign is Cancer.
Soon after completing his schooling, Romit Raj joined City College, Kolkata to pursue a bachelor’s degree.
Height (approx.): 5′ 11″
Hair Color: black
Eye Colour: dark brown
Romit Raj belongs to a Punjabi family.
parents and siblings
Romit Raj’s father’s name was Raviraj Parsher. Romit’s father passed away on 5 February 2020. Sharing an Instagram post about his father, Romit wrote,
PAA rest in peace The man I loved the most in this world is no more… the best dad in the world, I remember every moment I spent with him.”
Romit Raj’s mother’s name was Anila Malik Parsher. His mother passed away on 13 July 2022.
Romit Raj has a brother named Rohan Prashar.
wife and children
On 28 March 2010, Romit Raj married Tina Kakkar, Senior Manager of Times of India. In an interview, Romit shared about his relationship and said,
I came to know about Tina three years ago through a common friend. We exchanged our contact information and got in touch by email, but we never spoke or met. However, just recently I spoke to him on the phone and expressed my desire to meet him. I went to Pune to meet him and as soon as I saw him, I fell in love with him. I was equally surprised. He is a person I knew for three years but never interacted with him. But I think it was destined to happen.”
The couple has a daughter named Reha Raj Prashar. In an interview, Romit talked about his daughter and said,
How wonderful is life with my daughter. She loves me unconditionally, it’s absolutely amazing. She just wants to play with me, shop with me, eat out and have fun with me. We play games together and it’s great when she has her own opinion about everything in life. She seems pretty and beautiful to me.”
relationships / affairs
Romit Raj engaged to TV actress before marrying Tina Kakkar Shilpa Shinde, However, Shilpa Shinde postponed the marriage. When Shilpa Shinde’s mother was asked about this in an interview Shilpa Shinde And Romit Raj’s broken engagement, she opened by saying that Shilpa was facing problems with Romit’s family. He said,
Romit proposed to her. And my daughter accepted his offer because he was a nice person. Both decided to get married. But after some time he realized that his views were very different. Actually, the families of both are also quite different. And it is very clear that you cannot compromise on such things for a long term relationship. So my daughter decided to call off the marriage. She thought it would be better to end the relationship now rather than get a divorce later. ,
Romit Raj follows Hinduism.
In 2003, Romit Raj made his television debut with the StarPlus television series Shaka Laka Boom Boom, in which he played the role of Karan.
In 2004, he appeared in the Hindi television show Hatim in which he played the role of Prince Vishal. In 2011, he appeared as the lead character in the Sony television series Adalat. In an interview, Romit Raj talked about his television show Adalat and said,
As an actor, it gives me great satisfaction when there are people who cry heartily over Varun’s sudden death. I am satisfied with the kind of mails I have been receiving since last few days. There are girls who say that they cried a lot after seeing Varun’s death. I have to thank Dada for teaching me every detail of following Varun. It is because of him that Varun has emerged as a character. Also, the creative team has provided the perfect impact and bond between KD and Varun. It is completely KD Pathak’s show, but I am glad to see the love Varun gets.”
After this, he appeared in various television shows like Maayka (2007), Thoda Hai Bas Thoda Ki Zaroori Hai (2010), Casino (2020), Vighnaharta Ganesh (2021), and Yashomati Maiya Ka Nandlala (2022).
In 2005, Romit Raj made his film debut with the Hindi film Hum Dum in which he played the role of Siddhant Dey. In 2006, he appeared in the Hindi film Yatra in which he played Yemen D. Played the role of Joglekar.
- Cartoon Characters: popeye
Facts / Trivia
- In 2021, he changed his name from Romit Raj Parashar to ‘Romit Raj’. He talked about this in an interview and said,
I believe in numbers and vibes and thus numerology was one way through which I could bring about change. I thought it was a way to bring in some positivity. The numerologist asked me to change my name and also suggested to change some hashtags for social media. I really hope it all goes well. ,
- He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- In an interview, Romit Raj reveals his #METoo story, which happened ten years ago during his initial days in the entertainment industry. He recalled that a creative director invited him to a coffee shop in Bandra and later urged him to “do whatever (in that way) that would get him a good role.” He further explained,
I have heard people compromise, but since I don’t interact with such people, I have never been in their group. I have worked on my own terms and conditions in my career. I absolutely believe in hard work and professionalism. Once a creative director met me in a coffee shop in Bandra and he tried to tell me how I need to cross boundaries and be ready to do anything for a good role. He even said that he meets so many people in connection with work so how will he miss me if I am not ready to open up. This happened to me early in my career, I am talking about 10 years ago. After the incident I got up from there and thanked the person for meeting me. I had just left, so my vibes were pretty clear that I wasn’t interested. ,
- She is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog named Magnus.
- In 2011, Romit Raj injured himself while shooting for an action sequence for his television film Adalat.
- He started his entertainment career with a Bengali telefilm Pratibimbo.
- In 2009, she anchored a female-based reality show ‘Perfect Bride’ (2009).
- He is often seen drinking alcohol on several occasions.