October 26, 1982 (38 years old)
Carlton, Melbourne, Australia
|Profession||Actor, director, writer|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Height||6 feet (1.83 m)|
Australian actor Mahesh Jadu is someone who continually manages to leave a good impression with the audience after successive projects. Take The Witcher, for example, where he appeared for just two episodes and still got the viewers wishing for more!
Mahesh rose to fame with his film Singularity (later known as The Lovers). Who knew at the time that a movie with post-production issues would go out with a bang two years later and push the talent to the public eye?
Just about now, you must be itching to find out who Vilgefortz’s real-life spouse or partner is, and such other bits. So without further ado, let’s get to it!
Mahesh Jadu’s Background: Early Life & Parents
Mahesh Jadu will make you revisit the idea of drama existing only within the sets. His past aligns with his line of work almost too perfectly!
Growing up in the Australian Sothern Perth suburb, the young Mahesh had caught the acting bug early on. With an obvious goal in mind, the aspiring actor would work with anything he’d get his hands on: auditioning for small roles, doing theatres, and writing.
Jadu’s first official gig was scriptwriting for an Australian show called Byte Me. Subsequently, he managed to land his first credited role in the 2008 Bollywood movie Sorry Bhai!
Be that as it may, the Singularity actor found himself struggling to make ends meet, and eventually began gambling. It wasn’t until Lou Mitchell called him for a Neighbors auditions that his life took a complete 180.
Following the Australian soap opera’s success, the 6 feet tall man started getting casting calls which ultimately led him to The Lovers‘ break-out role.
Does Mahesh Jadu Have a Girlfriend or a Wife?
As unsurprising as it is, Mahesh Jadu is popular and more so with the ladies. And one could easily assume that he would be the one to pass up serious relationships. However, appearances can be deceiving, so let’s find out!
The celeb’s refrained from pubic announcements regarding his love affairs and adheres to a strictly off-limits every day. Nevertheless, pictures with potential girlfriends do pop up in the media now and then.
Again, no word from the Singularity star himself and his trail in social media accounts makes one fact evident that he has no lover, at least not at the moment. So, single and famous, who does not like the sound of that? But any day he falls in love and intends to get married, we’re sure the fans will be more than happy.
The 38-year-old, likewise, adores animals from dogs to cats and even snakes. He also has a dog named Oreo. Since his love for the animal kind runs deep, he consequently became a vegan.
Let’s not also forget that Jadu is an art enthusiast, especially one of photography. Besides, the Neighbors star is influenced by philosophies of the Hindu, Buddhist, and Taoist religions.
Mahesh Jadu Net Worth
Mahesh Jadu possesses a net worth of $1 million as an actor, writer, and director. So far, with 19 acting credits, he’s made much money for himself and the industry for that matter.
The star’s celebrated works are The Witcher; I, Frankenstein; Marco Polo including his more recent movie The Furnace. Specifically, his 2015 hit flick I, Frankenstein; brought in $78.6 million with a $65 million budget.
The Aussie star’s Labrador Retriever, on the other hand, costs around $300 to $1000. He also makes from $84 to $140 for every post he makes on his Instagram account. Now, let’s turn to his most buzz-worthy part to date!
Mahesh Jadu plays the bewitching magician Vilgefortz of Roggeveen in The Witcher. He gathers up the northern mages to stop the Nilfgaardian army’s invasion in Sodden.
Catch Mahesh Jadu’s action scene in The Witcher Season 1!
Although the sorcerer appeared in merely two episodes of the show, his character is expected to have an essential role in the plot of the upcoming seasons. Apart from this, Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, Eamon Farren, Royce Pierreson, Wilson Radjou-Pujalte, and Anya Chalotra grace the screen with the actor.
Trivia: Mahesh Jadu
- Mahesh Jadu has an Indian (Gorakhpur and Kashmir) ancestry.
- The actor’s injury (broken bridge in the nose) while shooting an action scene shortened his scenes in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.
- He has tattoos on his three fingers and wrist.
- Mahesh’s first movie as a male lead, Taj(2011) was presented at the 16th Busan International Film Festival.
- The hunk’s sibling is a musician.
- He occasionally teaches in the Perth Film School.