Dev (Bengali Actor) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More


Biography / Wiki

The ‘Calcutta Times Most Desirable Men’, Deepak Adhikari well known by the name of Dev is an Indian Actor, Producer, Singer, Screen Writer, Politician who primarily works in Bengali film Industry. He is the highest-paid Bengali actor. As of now, he is the honorable Member of Parliament of India and a candidate of All India Trinamool Congress.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 25 December 1982, Dev will turn 38 years old in the year 2020. He seems to be tall with a towering height of 185 in centimeters and 6’1” in feet and inches. He is a well-built guy with body measurements of 44 inches chest, 33 inches waist, and 15 inches biceps.

He seems very fit and healthy and weighs 85 in kilograms and 187 lbs in pounds approximately. His dark brown eye color and his Black hair enhance his personality.

Net Worth

According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Dev is 13.5 crore in INR approx.

Education / Family

Dev was born and raised up in Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal, India and belongs to a Hindu Bengali family. He is born to his father Gurudas Adhikari who is a Caterer and his mother Mousumi Adhikari who is a Housewife.

He has one sister named Deepali. He completed his school education at Purushottam High School, Bandra, Mumbai, India, and further enrolled at Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, Mumbai, India to pursue his Diploma in Computer Engineering.


Deepak Adhikari

Nickname Dev, Raju
Birth Place Village Keshpur, Mahisha, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal, India
Date Of Birth 25 December 1982
Age 40 Years
Height In centimeters – 185 cm

In feet inches – 6’1”

Weight In Kilograms- 85 kg

In Pounds- 187 lbs

Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Profession Actor, Producer, Singer, Screen Writer, Politician
Sexual Orientation Straight
School Purushottam High School, Bandra, Mumbai, India
College Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, Mumbai, India
Religion Hinduism
Nationality Indian
Home Town Town Chandrakona, West Bengal, India
Debut Film: ‘Agnishapath’ (2005)

TV: ‘Sobinoy Nibedon’ (2011)

Fathers Name Gurudas Adhikari (Caterer)
Mothers Name Mousumi Adhikari (Housewife)

Dev with his family
Dev with his family

Brothers None
Sister Deepali

Career / Fashion And Style

Talking about his career, he started his career in acting with the film Agnishapath in 2006 and this film turned out to be a critical and commercial flop. Later he got breakthrough with the film I Love You. After the success of this film, he even didn’t get work for the next fourteen months.

Furthermore, he made his comeback to the silver screen with Premer Kahini and Mungaru Male, these films were moderately successful. After this, he got another breakthrough with the film Challenge. For this film, he received the Best Actor and Best Action Hero Award.

Moreover, after this, he gave many successful films like Le Chakka, Dui Prithibi, Paglu, Challenge 2, Khoka 420, Rangbaaz, and Chander Pahar. He replaced Mithun Chakraborty as a mentor on the Bengali dance reality show Dance Bangla Dance. Currently, Dev is a member of the Parliament of India from the Ghatal constituency.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

He has been rumored to be in a relationship with actress Subhasree Ganguly. Currently, he is in a romantic relationship with actress Rukmini Maitra.

Girlfriend Subhasree Ganguly (Rumoured)
Dev with his ex-girlfriend Subhasree
Dev with his ex-girlfriend Subhasree

Rukmini Maitra (Present)

Dev with his girlfriend Rukmini
Dev with his girlfriend Rukmini

Marital Status Unmarried
Wife None

Favorite Things

Here we are providing you a list of his favorite things.

Favorite Actors Raj Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna, Govinda, Abhishek Bachchan
Favorite Actress Rukmini Maitra
Favorite Musical Instrument Not Known
Favorite Food(s) Chicken Biryani
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Perfume Lacoste
Favorite Color(s) Red and Blue


Some Interesting Facts About Dev

  • He is the highest-paid Actor in the Bengali film Industry.
  • He reported having the lowest attendance of 11% among the 544 MPs.
  • He often spotted drinking alcohol at various events.
  • Dev has his own production house ‘Dev Entertainment Ventures Pvt. Ltd.
  • He is an avid animal lover and has a rabbit pet.
  • His zodiac sign is Capricorn.