Sai Ketan Rao(Bigg Boss OTT3)

Sai Ketan Rao was born in Lonavala, Maharashtra, and grew up in a middle-class family. His father is Maharashtrian, while his mother hails from Hyderabad. He has one sister. Sai is an Indian television and film actor, producer, and entrepreneur. He became a household name after playing the role of Raghav Rao in Star Plus’s television show Mehndi Hai Rachne Waali (2021). He made his television debut with Star Maa’s Agnisakshi (2017) and his Tollywood debut with the film Ajay Passayyadu (2019), directed by Prem Bhagirath. His latest movie is the comedy-drama Pellikuturu Party (2022) by Aparna Malladi.

Sai Ketan Rao(Bigg Boss OTT3)

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Sai Ketan Rao(Bigg Boss OTT3) earned widespread acclaim for his role in the show “Imlie,” with audiences praising his performance. Recently, he entered the controversial reality show Bigg Boss OTT 3. Before his entry, Sai Ketan Rao had an exclusive conversation with ETimes TV, where he shared his reasons for joining the show despite being an introvert and camera-shy.

Sai Ketan Rao Biography

Profession(s) • Actor
• Model
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) 5′ 10″ (178 cm)
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Debut Film
• Telugu: Ajay Passayyadu (2019) as ‘Vikram’
• Telugu: Agni Sakshi (2017) as ‘Pratap’ (Star Maa)
• Hindi: Mehndi Hai Rachne Waali (2021) as ‘Raghav Rao’ (StarPlus)
Awards 2021: Emerging Fashion Icon (Male) award at the IWMBuzz Style Awards

2022: Iconic Best Debut TV Actor of the Year award for ‘Mehndi Hai Rachne Waali’ at the Iconic Gold Awards
2022: Best Breakthrough Star award at the Bollywood Life Awards
Sai Ketan Rao after winning an award at the 2022 Bollywood Life Awards
2023: Emerging Talent of the Year award at the Grand Tycoon Global Achievers Awards

2023: Rising Actor of the Year – Male award at the Mestarlet Excellence Awards

2023: Ballistic Rising Star award at the Boogle Bollywood Ballistic Awards

Personal Life
Date of Birth 10 July 1994 (Sunday)
Age (as of 2024) 30 Years
Birthplace Lonavala, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign Cancer
Nationality Indian
Hometown Hyderabad, Telangana, India
School Vignan’s Prabodhananda Prashanti Niketan (VPPN), Ghatkesar, Hyderabad (2010)
College/University • Hyderabad Institute of Technology and Management (HITAM), Hyderabad (2012-2016)
• Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM), Andhra Pradesh (2016-2018)
• Ramanaidu Film School, Hyderabad (2017)
Educational Qualification(s) • B. Tech. in Computer Science from HITAM
• MBA in Information Systems from GITAM
• A course in acting/drama from Ramanaidu Film School
Ethnicity Hyderabadi-Maharashtrian
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Social Media • Instagram
• Facebook
• YouTube
• Twitter
Relationships & More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Shivangi Khedkar (actor) (rumoured)
Parents Father– Architect
Mother– Nutritionist
Siblings Brother– None
Sister– 1
Favourite Things
Food Kolhapuri Chicken, Khichadi, Sushi
Actor(s) Shah Rukh Khan, Prabhas, Chiranjeevi
Sport Soccer
Singer(s) S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Atif Aslam, Arijit Singh
Song ‘Thelusa Manasa’ from Criminal (1994)
Season Winter
Style Quotient
Bike Collection Yamaha RX-135

Sai Ketan Rao Some Lesser Known Facts About

  • Sai Ketan Rao hails from a middle-class family in Lonavala. He grew up in Hyderabad.
  • His father is Maharashtrian, and his mother is from Hyderabad. During his childhood, his father left the family.
  • Sai initially attended school in Solapur, Maharashtra. He later moved to Pune before finally settling in Hyderabad, Telangana.