John Prakash Rao Janumala Aka Johnny Lever is an Indian actor who works in Hindi films and one of the most famous comedians in Hindi films. He debuted in 1982 with a minor role of Joseph in Dard Ka Rishta and has since worked in more than 350 films and 4 television shows.
Johnny Lever Biography, Lifestyle, Movies, Wiki, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts
John Rao Prakash Rao Janumala
Date of Birth / Birthplace
Johnny Lever was born on 14 August 1957, in Kanigiri, Andhra Pradesh, India
He is currently 63 years old (as in 2020).
Prakasam, Andhra Pradesh, India (Presently lives in Mumbai, India)
- School –
- Andhra Education Society English High School
- College –
- Educational Qualification –
- 7th Standard
Physical Statistics And More
- In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- In centimeters – 165 cm
- In meters – 165 m
- In Kilograms – 69 kg
- In Pounds – 152 lbs
Family & Relationship
Parents & Siblings
- Father – Prakash Rao Janumala (an operator in Hindustan Lever Ltd)
- Mother – Karunamma Janumala
- Siblings – Jimmy Moses (actor, playback singer, stand-up comedian & mimicry artist) & 1 more (both younger) (Sisters 3 all younger)
Girlfriend & Spouse
- Johnny Lever dated –
- Not Known
• Wife – Sujatha Johnrao Janumala
- Children’s –
- Son – Jesse Johnrao Janumala
- Daughters– Jamie Janumala aka Jamie Lever (Comedian, Actor, Singer)
• Bollywood Film – Tum Par Hum Qurban (Hindi 1985)
• Hindi Television – Johny Aala Re (in 2007 on ZEE TV)
|1997||Raja Hindustani||Star Screen Award for Best Comedian||Won|
|1998||Deewana Mastana||Filmfare Best Comedian Award||Won|
|1999||Dulhe Raja||Filmfare Best Comedian Award||Won|
|2002||Love Ke Liye Kuchh Bhi Karega||Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role||Won|
Johnny Lever Salary And Net worth
Johnny Lever Charges 35 to 40 lakhs Per Movie.
Johnny Lever has an estimated total Networth of INR 220 Crores ($29 million) in 2020, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and acting.
Johnny Lever Cars And Bikes Collection
Johnny Lever has a lot of luxury Car collections including the Audi Q7 And Honda Accord.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Johnny Lever
• Johnny Lever was born into a Telugu Christian family.
• His father was an operator in Hindustan Lever Limited.
• Due to unfavorable financial circumstances, he did not pursue further studies after 7th grade and started doing strange things like selling pens on the streets of Mumbai by mimicking Bollywood stars.
• Once, he mimicked some senior officers during a function at Hindustan Lever Limited Company, and from the same day, he was named Johnny Lever.
• He started doing stand-up comedy in the orchestra and joined Kalyanji-Anandji’s group.
• He also worked at Hindustan Lever Ltd. However, he left the company in 1981, as he was earning well from performances on stage.
• In one of his shows, veteran actor Sunil Dutt noted his talent and proposed to give him the first big roll in the film.
• He became famous after his performance in the 1993 Bollywood film- Baazigar.
• Johnny also acted in a Tulu film Rang (2014)
• Johnny Lever is also considered a pioneer of stand-up comedy in India