Rushi Kota

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Actor (1987)
Fri Aug 13 2021
By   Bishal

Rushi Kota is Indian born American actor who has landed several successful roles in the film industry. His recent appearance in the American hit comedy-drama Netflix series, Never Have I Ever, as Prashant is loved by everyone. The particular series won several awards and is considered a global hit with over 40 Million views since its release. 

Moreover, Kota will be seen in the thriller series, Phobias as Billy McNerny. Apart from his acting world, Kota is a typical American guy who loves hanging out with his friends and family. He is often seen traveling to his hometown with his family.

Rushi Kota is Married to his Wife, Reeshelle Sookram

The handsome hunk, Rushi, 34, often came to the limelight with his career. This time, he grabbed all the media attention with his personal life. He has exchanged his wedding vows with his wife, Reeshelle Sookram. Never I Have Ever actor Darren Barnet is dating Mikaela Hoover, an American model, and actress.

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Image: Rushi Kota and His Wife, Reeshelle Sookram Are Married For Over One Year
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His wife, Reeshelle, is a cancer research scientist who graduated from Georgetown University. She has a Master of Science degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. The pair are known to be college sweethearts who discovered one another through a mutual friend. 

Wedding Ceremony in Indian Culture and Tradition

On March 15, 2020, Rushi and Sookram exchanged their wedding vows. As being both Indian, the couple concluded the ceremony in a traditional Indian way. Several relatives were seen on the grand occasion to congratulate the newlywed couple. 

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Image: Rushi Kota with his wife, Reeshele Sookram During Their Wedding Ceremony. 
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At that event, the bride wore her long flower-designed wedding gown while the groom dashed in his golden salwar (suit). Both of them stole the show with their typical Indian looks. As of now, the pair are married for more than a year. 

The couple seems to enjoy one another's companionship to the fullest. Recently, they have celebrated their first anniversary together. On that day, Rushi even uploaded an old picture of the couple and captioned it with beautiful, loving quotes.

What is the Net Worth of Rushi Kota?

It is a matter of fact, Rushi Kota is one of the successful Asian-American actors. He has been part of several successful movies and TV series. His estimated net worth is around $600,000 as of 2021. From his incredible performance, he is paid a decent amount of remuneration. 

Rushi Kota As Prashant On NEVER HAVE I EVER 
Picture: Rushi Kota As Prashant On NEVER HAVE I EVER 
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In the Netflix Award Winning and Global hit show, NEVER HAVE I EVER created by Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher, Kota plays the role of Prashant. According to TMZ, Never Have I Ever actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan makes over $20,000 per episode. So, as an essential cast in the series, Kota also makes around $10,000 per episode. 

Moreover, he earns over $80,000 per annum by involving several projects. Rushi also has been part of other series like Grey's Anatomy, Arrange, The Divorce Party, Useless Humans, and many more.

Rushi Kota: Bio/Wiki/Age

Rushi Kota was born on April 16, 1987, in Secunderabad, Andhra, India. He was raised by a single mother who moved to America for a quality lifestyle. So, he spends most of his youth in the residential streets of Queens, New York. 

Kota holds American citizenship. Moreover, he earned his MFA degree in acting from Harvard University and has a bachelor's degree from Farmingdale State University. 

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