Madhu Mantena Biography, Age, Wife, Family, Height, & More

Madhu Varma Mantena is an Indian who works in the film industry. He makes movies in Hindi, Telugu, and Bengali. He likes to make different kinds of movies. His got into the Limca Book of Records for releasing seven movies that he produced in theaters in just 50 days. Madhu Mantena helped make Ghajini in 2008. That movie made the most money in India that year.

Madhu Mantena Biography

Additionally, Madhu Mantena was part of Phantom Films, which ended last year. After that, Madhu made movies like Rakta Charitra (2010), a successful movie in three languages, and Rann (2010), a political thriller shown at the Toronto International Film Festival. He also produced the Bengali hit Autograph. This is the most releases in various languages by a single producer in the quickest time.

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Madhu Mantena Picture

Personal Information

Real Name Madhu Mantena
Nickname AKA Madhu
DOB (Date of Birth) 8 May 1975 (Thursday)
Age (as of 2023) 48 Years
Birth Place Hyderabad, Telangana (then in Andhra Pradesh), India
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Hometown Hyderabad
Religion Hindu

Education/Qualifications

School Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad
College/ University N/A
Education Qualifications N/A

Physical Stats

Height

Feet & Inches 5’ 10”
Meter 1.78 m
Centimeters 178 cm
Weight (approx.) in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black (Partially bald)
Body Measurements 40-30-40

Family Information

Father Name Murari Raju Mantena (died on 7 March 2023)
Mother Name Name not known
Siblings He has a sister.
Marital Status Married
Marriage Date First marriage: 2 June 2015

Second marriage: 11 June 2023

Wife First wife: Masaba Gupta (m. 2015, div. 2019), Second wife: Ira Trivedi (m. 2023)
Children N/A

Affairs

Girlfriend Nandana Sen

Profession

Profession Film Producer, Entrepreneur
Net Worth $1 Million – $5 Million Dollars

Favorites

Color Pick and Blue
Food Malai Kofta
Drink Filter coffee (Kaapi)
Actor/Actress Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn
Songs Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga
Movies Chak De! India
Hobbies Musical instruments
Madhu Mantena Childhood Picture
Madhu Mantena Childhood Picture
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Madhu Mantena Young Age Picture
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Madhu Mantena With his Family Picture
Madhu Mantena With his First wife Masaba Gupta Picture
Madhu Mantena With his First wife Masaba Gupta Picture
Madhu Mantena With his Second wife Masaba Gupta Picture
Madhu Mantena With his Second wife Masaba Gupta Picture
Madhu Mantena With his Parents Picture
Madhu Mantena With his Parents Picture
Madhu Mantena With his Girlfriend Picture
Madhu Mantena With his Girlfriend Picture

Family

Madhu’s dad was named Murari Raju Mantena. He passed away on March 7, 2023, while being treated for a heat stroke. We don’t know his mom’s name, but he does have a sister.

Age

Madhu Mantena was born on May 8, 1975, in Hyderabad, Telangana, which used to be part of Andhra Pradesh, India. He’s currently 48 years old.

Education

After attending the Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad, Madhu started exploring the manufacturing of fibre drums in his dad’s factory when he was a teenager. Eventually, he moved into music and film production.

Height and Weight

Madhu is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 70 kilograms.

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Wife & Children

He married fashion designer Masaba Gupta, the daughter of Viv Richards and Neena Gupta, on June 2, 2015, but they later divorced in March 2019. Before that, he was in a relationship with actress Nandana Sen for more than ten years. Recently, on June 11, 2023, in Bandra, Mumbai, Madhu tied the knot with author and yoga teacher Ira Trivedi

Career

Then, working with Manmohan Shetty, he launched Adlabs’ International Operations and became the head of Saregama Films. In 2008, he co-produced Ghajini, India’s top-grossing film that year. Mantena also co-founded Phantom Films in 2011 with Anurag Kashyap, Vikas Bahl, and Vikramaditya Motwane. This production house created notable films like Queen, which won a National Film Award in 2014, among others.

After the dissolution of Phantom Films in 2022, Mantena and Sheetal Talwar bought the brand and renamed it Phantom Studios. They produced Raman Raghav 2.0, showcased at the Cannes Directors’ Fortnight. His last project with Phantom Films was Super 30 in 2019 before its closure. Additionally, Mantena founded Mythoverse LPP, focusing on large-scale films inspired by Hindu epics like Ramayana and Mahabharat.

Moreover, Mantena remains the founder and chief creative officer of Big Bang Media Private Limited. Recently, in April 2023, it was revealed that Big Bang Media Ventures would exclusively partner with the Hockey India League for marketing and commercial endeavors.

Net Worth

As of 2023, Madhu Mantena’s net worth ranges from $1 million to $5 million dollars.

Filmography List

Title hideLanguage Year
Super 30 Hindi 2019
Mukkabaaz Hindi 2018
High Jack Hindi 2018
Manmarziyaan Hindi 2018
Youngraad Marathi 2018
Trapped Hindi 2017
Udta Punjab Hindi 2016
Raman Raghav 2.0 Hindi 2016
Wrong Side Raju Gujarati 2016
NH10 Hindi 2015
Hunterrr Hindi 2015
Bombay Velvet Hindi 2015
Shaandaar Hindi 2015
Masaan Hindi 2015
Hasee Toh Phasee Hindi 2014
Queen Hindi 2014
Ugly Hindi 2014
Lootera Hindi 2013
Mausam Hindi 2011
Rann Hindi 2010
Autograph Bengali 2010
Rakta Charitra

Rakta Charitra 2

Telugu

Hindi

2010
Jhootha Hi Sahi Hindi 2010
Ghajini Hindi 2008
Karthik Telugu 2003

Awards List

Film Category Result Award Year
Ghajini Best Film Nominated International Indian Film Academy 2008
Ugly Best Film Nominated Screen Award 2015
Queen Best Feature Film in Hindi Won 62nd National Film Awards  
Best Film Won Filmfare Award  
Best Movie Won IIFA Award  
Masaan Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director Won 63rd National Film Awards  
Wrong Side Raju Best Feature Film in Gujarati Won 64th National Film Awards 2016

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