Remo D’Souza - Updated May 2024

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Remo D’Souza

Remo D’Souza is a popular choreographer, actor, and movie director who hails from India. Remo D’Souza is popular all over India for his hard work and amazing and original dance creations in the dance world.

Early Life

Remo D’Souza’s birthdate is 2nd April 1974 and his birthplace is Bangalore, Karnataka, India. D’Souza holds an Indian nationality and his real name is Ramesh Gopi Nair.

Similarly, Remo’s age as of 2024 must be forty-nine years old and his zodiac sign is Aries. The name of his parents his father, Gopi Nair, and his mother, Madhavijamma. Remo’s father is a chef in the Indian Air Force whereas his mother is a housewife.

D-Souza also has an older brother, Ganesh Gopi, and other 4 younger sisters. As for his education, he first went to the Air Force School in Jamnagar, Gujarat. At the time of his schooling, the dancer was an athlete who had won several prizes in the 100-meter race.

Then, the Indian choreographer went on to study in Jamnagar, Gujarat. At the time of his HSC board exam, Remo understood that he was not interested in studies.

Then, D’Souza dropped out of school and went on to pursue his career in Mumbai. But Remo’s dad desired him to get into the Indian Air Force. Remo then went on to learn dancing from the films, music videos, and many more on his own.

Remo also said that his guru is Michael Jackson as he was always copying his steps. He would watch Michael Jackson’s videos on the TV and then would create his dance steps after adding some steps.

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Caption: Remo D’Souza with his father (Source: Instagram)

Relationship Status

Remo D’Souza is a happily married man and the name of his wife is Lizelle who is an Anglo-Indian from Mumbai.

D’Souza’s wife is an Indian costume designer who has been designing the costumes for several TV shows. Lizelle has also worked with her husband and helped him multiple times.

Together, the Indian couple has 2 sons and their names are Dhruv and Gabriel. As of now, he is residing together with his family, in Andheri West, Mumbai.

Unfortunately, the Indian choreographer had a heart attack on 11th December 2020 and was taken to the ICU of Kokilaben Hospital.

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Caption: Remo D’Souza with his wife (Source: Instagram)

Body Measurement

Regarding the body measurements of Remo D-Souza, he has good health and body type too. He has a good height of 170 cm or 1.70 m or 5 feet 7 inches. Similarly, the Indian choreographer has a suitable body weight of around 60 kg or 132 lbs.

The Indian film director also has a brown complexion with a pair of brown eyes and black short hair. However, there are no further details about his body measurements, dress size, and shoe size.

Career and Professional Life

He is a choreographer of numerous Bollywood movies and music videos. He was first presented with his talent in the dance reality TV show “Dance India Dance” (DID) together with choreographers Terence Lewis and Geeta Kapoor.

There, the three choreographers were the judges who helped the contestants to learn more. Then, Remo went on to make his debut as a director with the comedy movie, “F.A.L.T.U”. His other work as a director was the 3D dance movie, “ABCD: Any Body Can Dance”.

The celebrities present in this movie were Prabhu Deva, Salman Yusuff Khan, Lauren Gottlieb, Dharmesh Yelande, and also Punit Pathak. He was also the director of the 2nd chapter of the ABCD franchise, Disney’s “ABCD 2” in the year 2015.

In this tie, the actors were Prabhu Deva, Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor,  Raghav Juyal, Dharmesh Yelande, Lauren Gottlieb, and Punit Pathak.

This movie is all about the “fictitious dance crew” Kings United India’s career of Suresh and Vernon who became the winner of the World Hip Hop Dance Championship.

After that, He was present in (season 4–7) of “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa” along with Madhuri Dixit and Karan Johar. Likewise, He was even the “super judge” of the prime period dance show, “Dance Plus”.

There Remo worked together with the team captains Dharmesh Yelande, Shakti Mohan, and Punit Pathak and host Raghav Juyal.

In the year 2016, he went on to be the director of “A Flying Jatt” which was out on 24th August 2016. The actors in the same movie were Tiger Shroff, Jacqueline Fernandez, and Nathan Jones.

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The movie went on to get several varied appraisals from opponents and Anupama Chopra from the Hindustan Times even gave the film 1.5 stars out of 5 and said

“The first half of A Flying Jatt has moments of fun – I loved that despite being a superhero he has a fear of heights, so he flies very close to the ground. But post-interval, laughter takes a back seat”.

Then, Remo again went on to be the judge of the (season 2–3) of “Dance Plus” with the same judges and host. Moreover, he also got the chance to be a judge on the reality TV show, “Dance Champions” with Terence Lewis.

Remo has also worked for “Race 3” as a director whose actors were Bobby Deol, Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, Saqib Saleem, Daisy Shah, and Freddy Daruwala. The movie was out on 15th June 2018 which received several negative comments.

Still, it went on to be a box office victory gathering more than ₹178.98 crores in India and about ₹303 crores globally. Again, D’Souza was the main judge (seasons 4-5) of “Dance Plus” but this time with Raghav Juyal as host, and Sugandha Mishra (co-host).

The team captains were Dharmesh Yelande, Shakti Mohan, Punit Pathak, and Suresh Mukund, Karishma Chawan. D’Souza again was the director of the 3rd sequence of the ABCD Franchise, ”Street Dancer 3D” in 2020.

The actors in this movie were Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Dharmesh Yelande, Punit Pathak, Prabhu Deva, Raghav Juyal, Salman Yusuff Khan, Nora Fatehi, and also Varthika Jha.

The movie was out on 24th January 2020 which has a global gross gathering of ₹97 crores and the movie’s soundtrack even got an optimistic reply from opponents.

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Caption: Remo D’Souza on the stage of Dance Plus (Source: Instagram)

Remo D’Souza – Net Worth 2024

He has been earning a great amount of money from his professional career in the entertainment industry. The primary source of Remo D’Souza’s income is his profession as a choreographer and film director.

Likewise, the estimated net worth of Remo D’Souza is around $7 million.  Moreover, He has been earning all of his fortune by appearing in several TV shows, movies, and more. There is no doubt that He as of now is living a luxurious life with his wife.

Remo D’Souza – Social Media 2024

Coming to the social media part, He has been very active all over the social media platforms. He has an Instagram account, a Twitter account, and also a Facebook page. On Instagram, he has already gained 11.1 million followers.

Likewise, He has over 950.5 thousand followers on his Twitter account. The Indian film director even has more than 7.4 million followers on his Facebook page. People admire Remo D’Souza a lot and love his every work.