|Date of Birth||5 August 1987|
|Age (as in 2022)||35 Years|
|Father Name||Neil D’Souza|
|Mother Name||Jeanette D’Souza|
|Husband Name||Riteish Deshmukh|
GENELIA D’SOUZA is an Indian actress and model. She was born in Mumbai on 5 August 1987. Her name is a brew of her parent’s name
Genelia D’Souza is an Indian actress and model. She was born in Mumbai on 5 August 1987. Her name is a brew of her parents’ names Jeanette and Neil which means “rare” or “unique”. She did her schooling at the Apostolic Carmel High School in Bandra and later joined St. Andrew’s College in Bandra to pursue Bachelor’s degree in Management Studies.
Genelia at 15 started her career as a model when she appeared in a Parker Pen advertisement opposite Amitabh Bachchan through which she gained wide recognition from the audience. In 2003, she made her Bollywood debut with the movie ‘Tujhe Meri Kasam’. Simultaneously, she made her debut in non-Hindi films. She did the Tamil movie ‘Boys’ and the Telugu movie ‘Satyam ’in 2003. Genelia has also made cameo appearances in a few movies like ‘Jai Ho. ‘Mere Baap Pehle Aap’, ‘Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na’, ‘Happy’, ‘Orange’, ‘Force’, ‘Masti’, and ‘Life Partner’ are some of her movies.
She has appeared in a number of advertisements like in Fair & Lovely (during the 2003 Cricket World Cup), NutriGlow, Parker Pen, Fanta, Fastrack watches, Garnier, Perk, Virgin Mobile India, Dabur Vatika hair oil, and many more.
2006- Filmfare Award for the film “Bommarillu”
2006- Nandi Special Jury Award for the film “Bommarillu”
2009- Nandi Special Jury Award for the film “Katha”
2015- IIFA Award for Best Regional Film
Real name- Genelia Deshmukh
Profession- Actress, Model
Father’s name – Neil D’Souza
Mother’s name – Jeanette D’Souza
Brother- Nigel D’Souza
Husband – Riteish Deshmukh
Children- Riaan Deshmukh, Rahyl Deshmukh
Date of Birth – 5 August 1987
Age (in 2022)- 35
Place of Birth- Mumbai
Nationality – Indian
Landing to her personal life she was born and brought up into a Marathi-speaking Mangalorean Catholic Family in Mumbai. During her academic years she was a state level athlete and a national level football player. Her father is a senior official with the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and mother, a former managing director of Pharma Multinational Corporation. Her brother Nigel works with the Bombay Stock Exchange.
Genelia D’Souza and Riteish Deshmukh are one of the most adorable couples in Bollywood. Genelia dated Riteish for a decade. Later in 2012, they tied the knot. Their love story began on the set of their first film ‘Tujhe Meri Kasam’ in 2002. They together have two cute children. This is one of the pleasant couples of Bollywood.