Keith Sequeira, also known as VJ Keith, is an Indian model, actor, VJ, and sports presenter. He has anchored many reality shows and sports events. In addition, Keith has also worked in movies and television serials. He participated in the reality Bigg Boss in 2015.
Keith Sequeira was born on Wednesday, 30 April 1980 (age 39 years; as in 2019) in Delhi. He, however, traces his roots back to Goa’s village- Aldona. He did his schooling from St. Columbus School, Delhi. Keith obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College, Delhi University. He obtained a degree in fashion designing from the London College of Fashion. Keith Sequeira started his career as a model. Thereafter, he went on to become a VJ. Not only has he acted in television serials and movies, but he has also hosted various sports events and reality shows.
- Height (approx.): 5’ 11”
- Weight (approx.): 75 kg
- Hair Colour: Black
- Eye Colour: Black
- Body Measurements (approx.): Chest 42″, Waist 33″, Biceps 14″
Family, Religion & Wife
Keith Sequeira was born into a Christian Family.
He had a brother, Ian Sequeira, who passed away in 2015.
He was in a relationship with actress, Samyukta Singh. The couple tied the knot on 2 February 2005. However, Keith Sequeira and Samyukta Singh parted their ways and got divorced in 2011.
Keith Sequeira tied the knot for the second time with his girlfriend, Rochelle Rao, on 3 March 2018 in Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu.
After attending the London School of Fashion, Keith Sequeira began working with Times FM in India. He got an offer from Raymond Suitings for “The Complete Man campaign” after contesting 300 participants.
He made his television debut as an anchor when he became a VJ with B4U channel. It happened during a trip to Mumbai when his friend told him about the auditions for anchor, which he attended and got selected.
He was actively involved in the theatre in school and college. He made his television debut as an actor with Star Plus’ serial “Dekho Magar Pyaar Se” (2004). Keith Sequeira made his Bollywood debut with the movie “Sixteen” in 2013. He was offered the role in the movie when a casting director noticed him in a club.
Keith Sequeira has also been anchoring various events, reality shows, and sports programmes. He worked as a host for ‘Men 2.0’ (AXN), ‘Club Class’ (VH1), and ‘Super Fight League’ (Star Sports).
He has also been seen in the music videos of various songs. In 2001, he appeared in the remix song “Nahin Nahin Abhi Nahin” along with Ayesha Takia.
In addition to anchoring events, Keith is often in various television serials like “Udaan” (Colors TV) and “Diya Aur Baati Hum” (Star Plus).
In 2015, Keith Sequeira and Rochelle Rao participated in the reality show “Bigg Boss.”
He has also acted in the Bollywood movie “Calendar Girls” (2015).
In 2019, Keith Sequeira and his wife, Rochelle Rao, participated in the dance reality show “Nach Baliye.”
Smoking & Drinking Habits
Keith Sequeira smokes cigarettes and also drinks alcohol.
- Food: Chocolate Ice Cream, Paella, Fish, Lobster
- Drink: Whiskey
- Beverage: Cappuccino Coffee
- Actor: Shah Rukh Khan
- Book: Many Lives, Many Masters by Dr. Brian Weiss
- Destination: Maldives
- Restaurant: Ponnusamy Nungambakkam in Tamil Nadu
- Football Club: FC Barcelona
- Keith Sequeira is fond of cooking and swimming.
- He loves animals. On one occasion, he went to Hyderabad to meet Manoj Khurana, Administrator of Hyd Pet Adoption. The adoption agency rescues injured and abandoned animals.
- Keith is very particular about his shoes.