Birthday: 26-05-1965
Age: 53
Star sign: Gemini

Dilip Joshi, who is a film cum television actor was born on 26th May, 1965 in Porbandar. Dilip is a stern believer of Swaminarayan BAPS. He is well-known to make his appearances in lead comedy roles. He has appeared in a number of Gujarati dramas. Most famous among them is ‘Shubh Mangal Savadhan’. He has made his appearances in many other Gujarati plays like ‘Bapu Tamey Kamal Kari’ in which he acted with his serial co-artists and ‘Jalsa Karo Jayantilal’, which is a serial about estate agent.

He was also a part of the shows like ‘ Yeh Duniya Hai Rangeen’ which was a comedy serial that aired on Sony TV and a comic poetry series, ‘Kya Baat Hai’ which was telecasted on SAB TV. In addition, he has worked in several other Hindi serials like ‘ Kabhi Yeh Kabhi Woh’, which was a comedy drama and ‘Hum Sub Ek Hain’, which was one among the finest comedy serial, that aired in Sony Entertainment television.

He has played a lead role in ‘ Meri Biwi Wonderful’, which was inspired by internationally popular comedy serial, ‘Bewitched’. Joshi has acted in movies like ‘Maine Pyaar Kiya’, a 1989 Indian feature film; ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun…!’, a 1994 musical film; ‘ Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge’, a 2009 comedy film and ‘What’s Your Raashee’, a 2009 social comedy film. He has appeared in a children’s comedy series, that was aired in Disney Channel, ‘ Agadam Bagdam Tigdam’.

Currently, he is playing a lead role as in ‘ Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ which was a famous comedy series that has been ranked second among the top ten fiction shows. In this series, he is pairing with Disha Vakani and his comic timing in this serial is the primary reason for its high ratings.

He married Jaymala and has two children named, Ritwik and Neeyati. He is residing in Mumbai along with his wife and children. He was awarded with Zee Gold Awards, BIG Star Entertainment Awards, Indian Telly awards and many more in various categories.