Quick Facts of
- First NameMahesh Jadu
- Net Worth$ 1.5 million
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Mahesh Jadu?
Mahesh Jadu is an Australian actor and composer who is recognized for playing the role of Dr. Doug Harris in the soap opera Neighbours. Similarly, he played Shanmugum on the mini-series Better Man.
Jadu is also known for portraying the role of Ahmad in the web TV series Marco Polo. As of 2019, he has been playing Vilgefortz in the Netflix series The Witcher.
As of December 2021, Mahesh Jadu has a net worth of $1.5 million. Netflix actor generally earns $52,136 per year and $30,000 per episode over the first two seasons. After that, their salary increases between $200,000 to $250,000 as per the demand and the popularity of the show.
Considering the huge salary he receives, his wealth is expected to increase in the coming days.
Started Career As A Composer
Australian actor Mahesh Jadu began his career as a composer for an Australian show, Byte Me. After that, he gave an audition for an Indian movie, Sorry Bhai! And eventually got a minor role. Likewise, from 2010 to 2011, he appeared as Dr. Doug Harris in one of the longest-running soap opera, Neighbours and grabbed the spotlight.
Additionally, in 2011, the multi-talented star featured in the film Taj. Then, in 2013, Neighbours star played Mark in the short movie Magnetism. The same year, he portrayed the role of Shanmugum for an episode of TV mini-series, Better Man.
Furthermore, the next year, Mahesh appeared in the Australian-American science fantasy action horror movie I, Frankenstein. Also, he featured as Ahmad on web series Marco Polo alongside Lorenzo Richelmy, Benedict Wong, Joan Chen, Chin Han, Amr Waked, Remy Hii, and others.
Similarly, Jadu appeared in the film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales along with Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario, Kevin McNally, and Geoffrey Rush.
As of now, in 2019, he starred as Vilgefortz in the Netflix series The Witcher with Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra, Freya Allan, Joey Batey, MyAnna Buring, Mimi Ndiweni, Eamon Farren, and Anna Shaffer. Moreover, he is filming for the series The Furnace, which is releasing in 2020.
Where Does Mahesh Jadu Live?
The Witcher actor Mahesh resides in Perth, Australia, as of December 2019. The average price of a one-bedroom house in Perth costs $220,000, 2 bedrooms are $392,000, and a three-bedroom house is $680,000.
Comes From Indian Heritage
Mahesh Jadu was born on October 26, 1982, in Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He has Indian heritage from Gorakhpur and Kashmir while his family is from Mauritius.
Mahesh grew up in Perth, Western Australia, with his sibling, a sister named Sandhya Jadu. He is very private when it comes to his personal life; thus, the information regarding his parents and family background is not revealed.
The same can be said about his relationship status. For someone who is one of the promising actors of the current era, Mahesh flies under the radar on all fronts. Little is known or confirmed about his girlfriends or any affairs.