Arun Govil Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Career, Facts & More

Listen As Audio
Quick Intro


Age-62 - 5’10


Arun Govil is such a name, Whom everyone knows. He is known lesser by his real name and more by the name of Lord Ram. Arun Govil was born on 12-01 1958 in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. He is a famous Indian actor. He is best known for his famous role of Lord Ram in Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayana.



Real Name Arun Govil
Famous Role Bhagwan Ram” in Ramanand Sagar’s “Ramayan” (1987-88)

Arun Govil Lord Ram

Profession Actor, Producer, Director
Age 62 (As In 2020)
Date Of Birth 12 Jan 1958

Body Measurements & More

Height in centimeters– 177 cm
in meters– 1.77 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 10”
Weight 75  Kg
Bra Size N/A
Chest Size 52 Inches
Waist Size 36 Inches
Hips Size Unknown
Dress Size 43 UL
Eyes Color Black
Hair Color Black
Shoes Size 08 (Indian Size)
Body Shape Athletics
Figure /Measurements Unknown
Sexual orientation Straight

Personal Life Info

Date Of Birth Sunday 12 January 1958
Age 62 Years
Birth Place Ramnagar, Meerut  (Uttar Pardesh)
Home Town Meerut  (Uttar Pardesh)
Zodiac Sign Aries (According to Indian Horoscope)

Capricorn (According to English Horoscope)

School Govt. Sr. Sec. School Meerut
Collage Chaudhary Charan Singh Collage University, Meerut

Arun govil collage time

Qualification BSC
Religion Hindu
Cast Pandit
Blood Group B+
Home Address 305, Amarnath Tower, Yari Road, Versova, Andheri West, Mumbai Maharastra
Hobbies Travelling
Political Party BJP
Best Movies/Shows Ramanand Sagar’s “Ramayan” (1987-88)

bhagwan ram arun govil

Affairs Relationship & More Info

Marital Status Married
Girlfriends Info We have no records of past relationships for Arun Govil.


Parents Father –Chandra Prakash Govil

Arun was born in a joint family. His father’s name is Chandra Prakash Govil. Arun’s siblings include two sisters and six brothers. Arun Govil has a total of seven sisters.

Arun’s father, Chandra Prakash Govil, was a government waterworks engineer in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh.



Spouse/Wife Shrilekha Govil

arun govil wife

Arun Govil did love marriage which was not a normal thing at that time. He started his acting career when he met fashion designer Sreelekha on the set one day. Who used to design his film Actores dresses. Slowly the conversation progressed. Then both of them became friends and friendship turned into love.

The two then spoke to the family’s consent and after this Arun Govil married former fashion designer and film actress Sreelekha Govil.

Arun believes that he got success in his life only when Srilekha entered in his life.

They have a son Amal Govil and a daughter named Sonika Govil.

Children’s Son– Amal Govil

arun goivl son photo

Daughter– Sonika Govil

arun govil daughter

Arun Govil’s son is an investment banker, a well-known face in the banking field. They also have a daughter. She is currently studying at Halt International Business School in Boston, USA.


Siblings Elder Brother- Vijay Govil

Sister In Law- Tabassum

Arun Govil Sister In LawTabassum

Arun Govil’s elder brother’s name is Vijay Govil. He was in the limelight due to his marriage, Vijay married Tabassum an Indian actress and Doordarshan’s super hit show “Phool Khile Hai Gulshan Gulshan” talk show host.

Total Siblings-07

Net Worth

Salary Unknown
Income Unknown
Property & Total Net Worth $ 05 Million USD


Debut Debut Film -Raj Sri Productions, Paheli (1979)

arun govil paheli

Debut Tv Show – Vikram Aur Betal (1988)

arun govil Vikram Aur Betal (1988)

Arun Govil was fond of acting from his school time. After finishing school, Arun started acting in plays. He was fond of acting since childhood. By the way, Arun’s dream was to do a government job like his father.


After college, Arun turned to Mumbai.

Arun wanted to do business but Arun’s idea changed when he saw his brother Vijay’s business which was not going well, Then Arun changed his mind and started acting.
Arun Govil had to wait long to start an acting career.
He got his first break in the movie Pahadi (1977). Arun do a cameo in this movie.
The Production house “Raj Shree Productions” of his first film was very happy with his work. He later signed him as the lead actor for three more films,
“Sawan ko aana do” (1979), Radha and Sita (1979), Saanch ko aanch nahi (1979).

arun movie sawan-ko-aane-do-1979

arun movie saach ko anach nahi


You must have seen that he played the role of the great king Vikramaditya.
Arun Govil made his debut on the small screen with the television series “Vikram Aur Beta” (1988). This proved to be a hit TV show for Arun after this show people started to know him. The first step towards stardom was.

He then got a chance to act in the super hit TV show Ramayana in 1989. Arun played Lord Ram in the TV show Ramayana.

He did not get the role of Ram so easily. He shared this anecdote a few days back in March 2020 on the TV show Comedy Nights with Kapil, with co-stars Deepika Chikalia and Sunil Lahiri as Guest.

arun govil kapil sharma show
As he told threw of a friend he came to know that Ramanand Sagar is planning to make the show Ramayan. So Arun went to Ramanand Sagar’s office.

asked him are you are making a Ramayan show. They said yes
Arun said that I have interested to play Lord Ram in this show.

Ramanand Sagar kept quiet for some time and said that some finalists are not there yet. In this role, Ramanand Sagar offered him some more roles. But Arun refused

Shortly afterwards Ramanand Sagar called his office and offered the role of Lord Ram.

This proved to be a hit TV show of his career, which people still watch. Arun went on to stardom and was awarded the Upton Award for “Best Actor in a Leading Role” in 1989 for his work in the Ramayana.

But he was also harmed later. He was caught in an image-trap and people began to see him as a model of virtue, with Bollywood producers ceasing to offer him different roles.

Arun govil set up his own production house under the name of “Arun Govil Productions “.

Awards Lord Ram and even won a Uptron Award for his portrayal of the mythological character.

 Favourite Things

Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Actress Madhu Bala
Film Mother India
Singer Kishor Kumar
Food Indian
Restaurants Unknown
Beverage Tea
Dessert Gulab Jamun
Perfume Unknown
Sports Cricket
Cars Unknown
Fashion Brands Unknown
Mobile Apple
Car Collections Unknown
Bike Collections Unknown
Best Friends Shivin Narang, Deepika Chikhail (Mata Sita)and Sunil Lehri

arun govil kapil-sharma-show-

Social Media

Facebook Arun Govil Official Facebook Page
Twitter Arun Govil Official Twitter Account
Instagram N/A
Official Website Unknown


Interesting & & Some About Arun Govil’s :

  • Does Arun Govil smoke ?: No
  • Does Arun Govil drink alcohol ?: Yes
  • At the time of the Corona epidemic, in March 2020, a photo of him went viral on social media. In which he is watching Ramayana with his family on Doordarshan. After 32 years, the Ramayana was re-broadcast on Doordarshan.

Arun Govil with family watching ramayan

  • Arun also worked with super hit Actors Jitender & Sridevi in ​​the film “Himmatwala” in 1983. The film “Himmatwala” is one of the Bollywood blockbuster movies.

arun govil Sridevi in ​​the film "Himmatwala" in 1983

  • Arun Govil also lent his voice in some foreign movies. The film was titled “Ramayana – The Legend of Prince Ram” (1992), an Indo-Japanese film.
  • Govil also contested elections for Congress in the 80s. But he was defeated.

arun govil election time photo

  • Arun has worked with many legendary Bollywood stars in his career.
  • Arun Govil played the role of “Laxman” in the mythological film Love Kush (1997).

Arun govil mythological film Love Kush (1997).

  • When he was shooting the Ramayana, people considered him like a lord and people used to take his blessings wherever he went.

  • As Arun, himself revealed in The Kapil Sharma Show that he was not the first choice to play the role of Lord Ram, but later the production team made a general agreement to cast him. Because he did not find any good actor.Arun Govil Bio Age …..


Krishna Shroff Age, Wiki, Bio, Boyfriend, Brother, Father & More

Ekta Kaul Age Bio, Wiki, Height, Career, Facts & More

Movie & Television Show List

Arun Govil Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Career, Facts & More

Year Arun Govil Movie List

Arun Govil Television Show List ( Year Unknown)

1977 Paheli
  • Vikram Aur Betaal as King Vikramaditya
1979 Sawan Ko Aane Do
  • Ramayan (1986–87) as Shri Ram
Saanch Ko Aanch Nahin
  • Luv Kush (1989) as Shri Ram
Raadha Aur Seeta
  • Kaise Kahoon (2001)
1980 Judaai
  • Basera (2000)
Ganga Dham
  • Ehsaas – Kahani Ek Ghar Ki
1981 Jiyo To Aise Jiyo
  • Mashal as Ajay
Itni Si Baat
  • Phoolwanti (1992) as Pandit Vankatesh Shastri
  • Buddha (1996 Sony TV) as Buddha
  • Aparajita (DD National)
1982 Gumsum
  • Massian di Raat (Punjabi) (DD National)
  • Jai Veer Hanuman
  • Karawaas
Jawalaa Dahej Ki  
Brij Bhoomi  
1983 Lal Chunariyaa  
Justice Chaudhury  
1984 Aasmaan  
Kanoon Meri Mutthi Mein  
Ram Tera Desh  
1985 Karmyudh  
Do Dilon Ki Dastaan  
Lallu Ram  
1986 Devar Bhabi  
1986 Dilwaala  
1987 Maashuka  
1988 Jai Karoli Maa  
1989 Bidhira Bidhan  
Pyari Dulhaniya  
1991 Edu Kondalaswamy  
1992 Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama  
Shiv Mahima  
1993 Govinda Govinda  
1994 Kanoon  
1995 Shanivrat Mahima  
Buk Bhara Bhalobasha  
1996 Great Robbery  
1997 Dhaal: The Battle of Law Against Law  
Do Ankhen Barah Hath  
Lav Kush  
1997 Gaon Desh  
1999 Upendra  
2006 Babul Pyaare  



DISCLAIMER: The above information is sourced from various websites/ media reports. The website (Qntimes) does not guarantee a 100% accuracy of the figures.