Romesh Ranganathan Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Aug, 2019
Facts of Romesh Ranganathan
Date of Birth: 1978 , January-30
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Romesh Ranganathan
Birth Name Jonathan Romesh Ranganathan
Father Shanthi Ranganathan
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Crawley,
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actor
Working For Tv Shows
Net Worth $1.5 million
Famous for "It's Not Rocket Science",
Affair with Leesa Ranganathan
Girlfriend Leesa Ranganathan
Married Yes
Married to Leesa Ranganathan
Children Three
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Romesh Ranganathan is a popular stand -up comedian and actor who is mostly known for his deadpan comedy. He has various appearances on comedy panel shows and co-presented "It's Not Rocket Science", a British television show in 2016. He was nominated for Best Newcomer at Edinburgh Comedy Awards in 2013.

Early Life, Bio, And Family 

Ranganathan was born on January 30, 1978, in Crawley, West Sussex, England. Born to a Sri Lankan- British family, he spent his early childhood days in Crawley, West Sussex. He is of mixed ethnicity and belongs to British nationality. Ranganath is of Sri-Lankan descent. His mother name is Shanthi Ranganathan but the detail of his dad is yet to be revealed. 

Romesh started his career as a mathematics teacher at Hazelwick School in Crawley. He has also worked as a teacher at The Beacon School, Banstead, Surrey. He started performing as a comedian while he was a teacher.

Professional Career And Wiki

Ranganathan began presenting Newsjack on Radio 4 Extra in March 2014. In 2014, he appeared on a British television show named The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice. Ranganathan presented his homemade vegan chocolate brownies in the show. He is a vegan and was a vegetarian until 2013.

Jonathan Ranganathan has made guest appearances on  8 Out of 10 episodes of Cats Does Countdown, a Panel game show. He has also appeared on various comedy shows including Would I Lie to You?, Holby City, Soccer AM, The Last Leg and Mock the Week.

He presented a series for BBC Three and Asian Provocateur in 2015 in which he traveled to Sri Lanka to explore his origin country. The second series of the show telecasted in 2016,  he and his mother went to Sri Lanka to meet more of his relatives in the second series.

He joined a companion discussion program named, The Apprentice: You're Fired as a regular panelist in 2015. The show was a spin-off from The Apprentice. 

Net Worth, Tour, And Earnings 

According to some reliable sources, Romesh Ranganathan has a net worth of around $1.5 million. His mainly collects such a good amount of money from his comedian career and TV appearance. 

Romesh has been appearing in an operating charity Comic Relief since 2017 along with Emma WillisDavid Tennant, and more. In the year 2016, the comedian completed his Irrational tour. 

Personal Life: Married, Wife, And Relationship 

Jonathan Ranganathan, age 41,  is widely known for his appearances on various British comedy television programs. He is also notable for his remarkable appearances on Funny Valentines and House of Fools.

The comedian with a lazy eye is a married man. He tied the knot with his girlfriend, Leesa Ranganathan. She is a drama teacher. Ranganathan has come out in support of Arsenal F.C. Romesh and his spouse Leesa have also three children; sons Theo Ranganathan, and Charlie Ranganathan, and Alex Ranganathan.

The paid are secretive about their married life. 

Height, Age, And Eye

  • Height: He stands at a height of 1.82 meters (5ft 9 inch) tall.  
  • Age: Roman is aged 41-year. 
  • The comedian has also been suffering right-sided ptosis which he describes himself as a "lazy eye".   
  • He has also a few tattoos on his body. 
  • He is a vegan. 

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