Vidyut Jamwal is now one of the highest-paid Bollywood actors who has starred in a number of Tamil Telugu and Hindi films. He is also now known as the New Age Action Hero of Bollywood who is a martial artist and stunt performer.
As of 2024, Vidyut Jammwal's net worth is estimated to be $6 million.
|Vidyut Dev Singh Jammwal
|Source(s) of Fame
|Actor, Martial Artist, Producer, Stuntman, Action Choreographer
|Date of Birth
|December 10, 1980
|Place of Birth
|Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir, India
|Dating, Nandita Mahtani,
Vidyut Jamwal was born on December 11, 1980, in Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir, India. He came from a middle class family. He is the son of Vijayeta and Prakash Singh Jamwal, a retired Indian army official. Vidyut has two sisters, Nidhi and Sapna. Jamal had his education at an Army Public School in India.
Vidyut Jamwal has been to many countries where he trained and got his degree in martial arts in various forms. Most of the time, he was trained in Kalaripayattu. He has been in more than 20 countries where he performed martial arts live.
Vidyut Jammwal had his career debut in acting in the film “Kaahka Kaakha” in 2011 and won several awards including the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut his acting debut. He made his Bollywood debut film “Force” opposite John Abraham in the same year and won the award Best Debut Male Force.
In 2012, had his very first Tamil film as the antagonist which got him critical appreciation. He also had another film “Thuppakki” which became a blockbuster in India and he was awarded a SIIMA Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role for the film.
One of Vidyut Jamwal Hindi’s films where he played a lead role is the film Commando where he performed dangerous stunts without hiring any stunt performer. It is one of the most successful Hindi films in the Indian film industry. In 2013, the film was brought internationally and it received a lot of good feedback from international media and directors. After Commando, he acted as a cop in “Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Bullett Raja” followed by another Tamil film “Anjaan”.
In 2017, he acted in the sequel of Commando which is “Commando 2” which became another successful film. In the same year, he starred in the film “Baadshaho”.
Vidyut Jamwal took part in the American director Chuck’s Bollywood debut film which is “Junglee” with some most prominent Indian celebrities in the Bollywood industry. In the same year, “Commando 3” was released and it became India’s most successful film franchise. Vidyut Jamwal movies also include “Yaara”, and “Sanak”.
In 2020, Vidyut Jamwal acted in the action thriller film “Khuda Haafiz” which was based on real-life events. His upcoming projects are “Khuda Haafiz 2” and “IB71” which are expected to release this year and in 2023, he is expected to work on the film “Sher Singh Rana”.
Mr. Vidyut Jamwal hosted a camp during a college festival in Mumbai in 2014 where he taught self-defense to female college students.
Vidyut Jamwal is known to be vegan and in 2018, during PETA’s campaign, he showed off his muscular body. His workout also includes cardio and weightlifting. Just recently, he added anti gravity yoga and suspension TRX in his workout.
In 2013, he visited the Shaolin Temple which is located in China to honor Bodhidharma who is an Indian Buddhist monk who taught Indian combat and exercises. He also spent one week in the temple for some martial arts training.
The Indian actor also collects some bikes that including the Ducati Diavel which is Vidyut Jamwal’s favorite bike to ride. He also has his own car collection that includes the Porche Cayenne.
Vidyut Jamwal is also popular on social media with more than 6.5 million followers on Instagram. He is often seen sharing his photos and videos while performing stunts, working out and some behind the scenes when filming.
Vidyut Jamwal also has a Twitter account with more than 378 thousand followers and a Facebook page with more than 12 million followers.
The indian actor Vidyut Jamwal has been listed in many popular magazines in India and internationally including in the India’s Top 10 Most Desirable Men in the year 2012 and 2013 of India’s Times Magazine. He was also included in the Best Bodies list and Top 5 fittest Men for two years.
In 2012, he was included in India’s People Magazine list of The Sexiest Man Alive and in 2014, he was recognized by PETA as one of the Hottest Vegetarian.
Around the year 2016, it was announced that he is the “Top 6 Martial Artist Around The World”.
Vidyut Jamwal and the fashion designer Nandita Mahtani have been dating for a while. On September 1, 2021, they announced their engagement by posting on their Instagram accounts. Vidyut posted their picture while rock climbing with the caption “Did it the COMMANDO way” with a ring emoji.
The couple didn’t announce yet when is the wedding date but we know for sure that it is going to happen anytime soon.
Vidyut Jamwal is one of the most dedicated actors in Bollywood. He has been in many successful films and has his own car and bike collection. He is also popular on social media with more than millions of followers. Vidyut Jamwal is engaged to Nandita Mahtani and their wedding date is not announced yet.
Vidyut Jamwal has an estimated net worth amounting to $6 Million. His net worth in Indian rupees is about 464 million.