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|Neil Nitin Mukesh Chand Mathur better known as Neil Nitin Mukesh is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films. He is the son and grandson of singers Nitin Mukesh and Mukesh, respectively. After brief roles as a child in Vijay (1988) and Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii (1989), Neil decided to embark on acting after obtaining a Bachelor of Commerce degree from HR University.
Neil was born Neil Nitin Mukesh Chand Mathur on January 15, 1982 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. His father is the Bollywood singer, Nitin Mukesh, son of veteran singer Mukesh. His paternal grandmother was a Brahmin Gujarati Shrimali while his paternal grandfather was a Mathur Kayastha from Delhi.Neil was educated at Brown Lawns H Kindergarten and HR College in the United Kingdom,where he earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree at the insistence of his father. He then decided to pursue a career in acting, although he was born into a family of singers . In an interview with The Times of India, the actor said, "Singing is my hobby, but playing is my passion, a passion that even my grandfather fed. While my father continued his legacy and became a singer, I pursued another passion, I saw his dream ". Neil trained at a four-month workshop at the Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Institute, and was trained by actor Anupam Kher
Profile ( Personal Info)
|Real Name||:||Neil Nitin Mukesh Chand Mathur|
|Age||:||39 years in (2021)|
|Date of Birth||:||15 January 1982|
|Eye Color||:||Dark Brown|
|Born In||:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Height in Feet Inches||:||5’ 8”|
Wife / Spouse / Partner Photos Details
|Wife||:||Rukmini Sahay (Worked in Aviation Industry)|
Children Photos Details
|Daughter||:||Nurvi (born in 2018)|
Father - Brother - Mother - Sister -Relatives (Family Photos)
|Father||:||Nitin Mukesh (Singer)|
|Brother||:||Neil Nitin Mukesh (Younger)|
|Hobbies||:||Singing and playing piano|
|Favorite Color||:||Black, White|
|Favorite Actress||:||Deepika Padukone|
|Favorite Actor||:||Ajay Devagn|
Qualification ( Education, School and College )
|School||:||Greenlawns High School, Mumbai|
|College/ University||:||H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
|Educational and Qualification||:||Bachelor of Commerce|
Neil made his debut in Sriram Raghavan's 2007 thriller, Johnny Gaddaar. His portrayal of a scammer received positive criticism from critics and earned him a nomination for the best male film at the 53rd Filmfare Awards. Taran Adarsh of Bollywood Hungama described Neil as a "complete natural": "The young man plays the game with dexterity. There is only one word to describe his performance - superb!" However, despite the cheers from the critics, the film did not succeed well at the box office.
Neil's first film in 2009 was the science fiction thriller Aa Dekhen Zara. Co-starring with Bipasha Basu, he played a troubled photographer who inherits a camera from his scientific grandfather. The film was a critical and commercial failure. His performance has received mixed reviews from critics; while Nikhat Kazmi describes it as charming and effortless, Raja Sen of Rediff.com said he "seems to have cleverly chosen another character that does not force him to act far beyond the fish routine. -out of water".
The following year, Neil plays in Vishal Bhardwaj's movie 7 Khoon Maaf, a black comedy based on Ruskin Bond's story "Susanna's Seven Husbands", in which Priyanka Chopra murders her seven husbands in a an incessant quest for love was Chopra's first husband, Major Edwin Rodriques, an arrogant, jealous and possessive army officer who lost a leg in Operation Punjab's Blue Star in 1984.
The film premiered at the 61st Berlin Film Festival He received a mixed response from the critics, but Neil's performance was praised.Nikhat Kazmi wrote that he "excelled as the brute."
In 2012, Neil starred in Abbas-Mustan as part of a cast of Abhishek Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor, Bipasha Basu and Bobby Deol. The film was a remake of the 2003 Hollywood thriller, The Italian Job,it was also a commercial failure,receiving mixed to negative reviews from critics. Subhash K Jha said he "brings a threatening nasty tone to the villainy." And according to Sukanya Verma of Rediff.com, Mukesh "makes sinister mistakes for superficial, resulting in a truly false performance."
Neil has finished work on two films - Prerna Wadhwan's romantic drama Ishqeria, which will see him in front of Richa Chadda, and Dussehra of Manish Vatsalya, where Neil will present as specialist of the encounter with Tena Desae. He made his debut in Tamil cinema with Kaththi of AR Murugadoss. He also played in Sooraj R. Barjatya's family drama, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, with Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor.He also made an appearance at Wazir.
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