New Delhi: We all know Jethalal, the owner of Gada Electronic in the famous show ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.’ Actor Dilip Joshi, playing the character of Jethalal has not only made his name at the top of the TV world but has also done some excellent work in films. People love Jethalal’s character so much that if he does not appear in the show even for a day, then the audience puts a series of questions on social media. There was also a time in the life of Dilip, who became famous on the basis of his acting when he did not have work and today he charges an episode in lakhs. Dilip Joshi is celebrating his 53rd birthday today, on this special occasion, we are going to tell you some special things about Jethalal.
Dilip Joshi was born on 26 May 1968 in Gujarat. He started his TV career in the year 1997 with the serial ‘Kya Baat Hai.’ In 1989, he started a film career with ‘Maine Pyaar Kiya.’ After this, Dilip appeared in about 15 films like, ‘Hum Aapke Hai Kaon’, ‘Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani’, ‘Hamraj’, ‘Dil Hai Tumhara’, and more.
In 2008, he got an opportunity to work on the show ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma’ and this made him a household name. Dilip Joshi has won 16 awards for this show till now. Jethalal has the biggest hand in this show and has a fan following in about millions. The story of the show revolves around Jethalal. Along with acting, Dilip Joshi is also very famous for Mimicry.
According to reports, Dilip Joshi charges around Rs 1.50 lakh for an episode to play this character. Dilip shoots for about 25 days in a month. In this way, his one-month salary is more than about 36 lakh rupees. He is the highest-grossing artist on the show. He lives in a luxurious house in a very large area of Andheri, Mumbai. Dilip Joshi has got such success in Jethalal’s character that his entire assets are said to be close to 50 crores. In the show, you have often seen Jethalal traveling in auto, but in real life, Dilip Joshi has many cars. He has expensive and luxury cars like Audi Q7, which costs around 80 lakh rupees. Apart from this, Dilip Joshi has a Toyota Innova MPV vehicle, which costs around Rs 14 lakh.