Ramesh Choudary, popularly known by his stage name Jithan Ramesh, is an Indian film actor and producer who mainly works in Telugu and Tamil films. He came into the limelight after playing the role of ‘Surya’ in the Tamil film “Jithan” (2005).
Jithan Ramesh was born on Saturday, 23 October 1982 (age 38 years; as of 2020) in Chennai. His zodiac sign is Libra. He did his schooling from Chennai’s Gill Adarsh Matriculation Higher Secondary School and went to DG Vaishnav College, Chennai to pursue Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA). Wikipedia Being born to a film producer father, Ramesh developed a huge interest in acting and direction at a very young age.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Family & Caste
Jithan belongs to a Hindu family. His father is a Hindu of Marwari heritage. Wikipedia
Parents & Siblings
Jithan is the son of the film producer, R.B. Choudary and Mahjabeen. He has three brothers. His elder brother, Suresh Choudary, is a film producer. His brother, Jeevan Choudary, is an entrepreneur (owns a steel company). His younger brother, Jiiva aka Amar Choudary, is an actor.
Wife & Children
Ramesh married Shilpa Choudary in February 2006. Together, they have a daughter Toshna (born in 2007) and a son Prishaan (born in 2012).
Jithan Ramesh started his acting career in 2004 with the Telugu film “Vidyardhi” in which he played the role of ‘Kranthi.’ Next, he made his Tamil debut by playing the role of ‘Surya’ in the film “Jithan.”
Subsequently, he appeared in Tamil films like “Jerry” (2006), “Madurai Veeran” (2007), “Puli Varudhu” (2007), “Osthe” (2011), and “Pillaiyar Theru Kadaisi Veedu” (2011).
He made his Malayalam film debut in 2014 with the film “Day Night Game” by playing the role of a police inspector. In the same year, he made his debut as a film producer with the Tamil film “Jilla.” Jithan was a contestant in the sports reality show “Lebara Natchathira Cricket League” (2016). He was a part of the ‘Salem Cheetahs’ (SC) team in the show.
In 2020, he entered the house of Bigg Boss Tamil 4 as a contestant.
- Food: Pizza
- Actor: Ranveer Singh
- Car: BMW
- Travel Destination: Dubai
- His hobbies include travelling and playing cricket.
- He has got a symbol of danger inked on his left bicep.
- He is fluent in five languages- Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam. Facebook
- He is very particular about his fitness and visits the gym regularly.
- He is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog, Coco.