|Grandfather||Mukesh Chand Mathur|
Neil Nitin Mukesh was born into a Punjabi Kayastha family on 15th January 1982 in Mumbai, Maharashtra state. He attended Greenlawns High School and HR College in Mumbai, he is a commerce graduate. Though he was born in singers’ family he developed interest in acting and attended a workshop at Kishore Namit Kapoor’s acting institute. He considers actor Anupam Kher as mentor. He entered films as a child artist through Bollywood film Vijay released in Vijay playing the role of Rishi Kapoor’s younger versions. His second film as child artist was in 1989 with Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii.
He made his film debut in lead role in 2007 through Johnny Gaddaar co-starring Dharmendra, Vinay Pathak, Rimi Sen and Zakir Hussain, he earned nomination for Filmfare Best Male Debut Award for his role in the film. He subsequently appeared in numerous commercially successful films like Kaththi co-starring Vijay, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Sathish and Tota Roy Chowdhury, New York co-starring John Abraham, Katrina Kaif and Irrfan Khan, among other films.
Neil Nitin Mukesh family members’ names, childhood and photos
He was born to Nishi Mukesh and Nitin Mukesh, playback singer.
Noted singer Mukesh Chand Mathur is his paternal grandfather.
He has a sister named Neha who is married to Alakshendra Swaroop.
With Neha and Alakshendra Swaroop