Rashmi Gautam is a well-known Indian actress and television presenter. She is mainly known for her work in Telugu cinema, where she hosts the popular comedy show “Extra Jabardasth” and serves as a team leader on the reality dance show “Dhee.”
Rashmi Gautam was born on Tuesday, 27 April 1978 (age 45 years; as of 2023) in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. She did her schooling at Delhi Public School in Visakhapatnam. Later, Rashmi Gautam completed her graduation at Andhra University in Visakhapatnam. Rashmi Gautam was raised by her mother, who belongs to Orrisa. Her father, who belonged to Uttar Pradesh, passed away when she was young.
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Weight (approx.): 60 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Figure Measurements (approx.): 34-28-34
Parents & Siblings
Her father, Ram Gautam, died in 2007. Her mother, Mamatha Gautam, is a retired teacher. She has a brother named Malay Gautam.
Rashmi Gautam is unmarried.
In 2023, Rashmi Gautam was dating South Indian actor Sudigali Sudheer.
In 2007, Rashmi Gautam made her television debut with the television show ‘Yuva’ as Swathi.
From an early age, Rashmi showed an interest in anchoring and on-stage performances. At the age of fourteen, she began working as a child artist in the film industry and made her debut in the Telugu film “Holi.”
As she grew up, she started working as a model. In 2010, Rashmi caught the attention of South Indian actress Sangeetha during a reality dance show, after appearing in a supporting role in the Telugu film “Prasthanam.” Sangeetha then recommended Rashmi to Indian producer Mugil Chandran, who cast her in the lead role of Narmada in the 2011 Tamil film “Kandaen.”
In 2012, Rashmi Gautam appeared in the Kannada film “Guru” as Ankitha and was nominated for the Best Female Debutant at the 2nd SIIMA Award show in Sharjah, UAE.
Rashmi Gautam is a popular Telugu actress and television personality. She appeared in the 2008 television serial “Love” where she played the character of Mounica. In 2015, she participated in the reality show “Idea Super” as a contestant. Since then, she has appeared in various reality shows such as “Dhee Jodi – Season 09” (2016) and “Dhee Champions (Season 12)” (2019).
Rashmi is a well-known anchor and team leader in Telugu dance reality shows. In 2013, she hosted two television shows – “Jabardasth” and “Super Kutumbam.” A year later, she hosted a show called “Ragada The Ultimate Dance Show.”
However, she gained popularity with the 2014 television comedy show “Extra Jabardasth” which continued for six years on ETV.
Besides her television appearances, Rashmi has acted in several movies. Her notable films include “Thanks” (2006), “Current” (2009), “Well Done Abba” (2009), “Chalaki” (2010), “Login” (2012), “Vyuham” (2015), “Antham” (2016), “Anthaku Minchi” (2018), and “Sivaranjani” (2019). She has also made appearances in Hindi, Tamil, and Kannada films. In 2023, Rashmi acted alongside Chiranjeevi in the film “Bhola Shankar.”
Rashmi Gautam owns a Tata Harrier.
- During a media interview, Rashmi Gautam once discussed the early stages of her acting career. She said,
I made my debut at a very young age when I knew nothing about the industry. Moreover, I came from Vizag to Hyderabad which was difficult. Nor did I get good offers. Some people narrated a good story and offered a good role. But when it came to shooting, they did something else and after the film’s release, my role was totally cut out. I was cheated many times.”
- In her free time, Rashmi Gautam likes travelling to distant places, swimming, and dancing.
- Once, in a media conversation, Rashmi Gautam shared that she liked to eat sweets every day. She said,
I love sweet sweets and in a prana monday every day at least one sweet either i’ll consume preferably with my lunch and i’m not a very calorie conscious person.”
- Rashmi Gautam is an animal lover. She has many pet dogs. She frequently uploads pictures of her pet dogs on various social media platforms.
- Paragliding is her favourite pastime activity.