Rahul Dev is an Indian film actor and former model. He predominantly works in Hindi, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada and Bengali films.
He made his debut in the 2000 film Champion where he played a villainous role and for which he was nominated for the 2001 Filmfare Best Villain Award. He acted villain in the Punjabi movies Dharti in 2011.
In December 2013, Dev made his television debut, playing the role of demon Arunasur in mythological TV series Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev. Dev’s wife Rina died of cancer on 16 May 2009. The couple had been married for 11 years and have a son. He has a younger brother, Mukul Dev, who is also an established Bollywood actor.
Actor Rahul Dev married Rina in 1998. They had met at a party and fell in love with each other. Post marriage Rina gave birth to a boy named Siddharth Dev. Everything was going well when all of a sudden, Rina was diagnosed with cancer in its last stage. Rahul’s wife met her end on 16th may, 2009. Presently Rahul is dating well-known actress Mugdha Godse and is expected to tie the knot very soon.
Rahul Dev can be referred to as a self-made star. He is a powerhouse of talent and executes each and every role in a very promising manner. Rahul Dev began his career in acting in 1997 with the movie Dus.
Later he was cast in 2000 with Sunny Deol’s motion picture Champion, where he had acted like a villain. He was selected for the Filmfare Best Reprobate honor in 2001. Thus he gave a very promising start to his acting career as a villain and is thus considered as one of the best talents in the industry.