Quick Facts of Mahesh Jadu

  • Full NameMahesh Jadu
  • Net Worth$1 million
  • Date of Birth26 October, 1982
  • NicknameMahesh
  • Birthplace Carlton, Victoria
  • Ethnicity Indian
  • Religion Hindu
  • ProfessionActor, Composer
  • Nationality Australian
  • Active Year2008-present
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildFit
  • Height6 ft
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter
  • Horoscope Scorpio
Mahesh Jadu

Mahesh Jadu is an actor originally from Mauritius. His ancestors belong to the Indian subcontinent in Gorakhpur and Kashmir. Mahesh marked his presence in the Australian Film industry with his role in the movie I, Frankenstein

Mahesh is an Australian actor known for portraying the character of Dr.Doug Harris in the Australian television soap opera series Neighbours in 2010. He also made notable appearances in several series like Better Man and Marco Polo.

Indian Ancestry

Mahesh Jadu was born in Carlton, Victoria, Australia, on October 26, 1982. His family is originally from Mauritius which is an Indian Ocean island nation. Jadu’s parents moved to Australia in the ’80s. He grew up alongside his sister Sandhya Jadu.

Mahesh's dad and sister.
Mahesh’s dad and sister. Source: Instagram @maheshjadu

The 6ft tall actor is of Indian heritage. His ancestors belong to Gorakhpur as well as Kashmir. Mahesh was raised in Perth, Western Australia and holds Australian nationality. Currently, the actor is 37 years old and pursuing his career in movies.

Single or Married?

As of 2019, Jadu is most probably single since there is no rumor of him dating anyone yet. His social media account also do not hint of anyone that could be special to him. Jadu’s Instagram account is full of pictures of his work or him having fun with his co-stars.

However, he is seen uploading the picture of girls here and there but without any caption due to which it becomes difficult to assume about what is going on in his love life. It could be that the Australian actor is actually single or knows how to keep his life under secrecy.


The 37-year-old actor, Mahesh, started his career as a composer in an Australian show, Byte Me before making an appearance Indian romance drama film Sorry Bhai in 2008. Later he portrayed the role of Dr. Doug Harris in the Australian television soap opera series Neighbours. Ultimately by seeing his acting talent Jadu landed the male lead role of Vijay in the film Taj in 2011 and male protagonist, Nasir Khan in The Three Ages of Sasha.

Mahesh in 2015 tv series Marco Polo.
Mahesh in 2015 tv series Marco Polo. Source: Blade

In addition, he started getting wide fame after doing the role of Ophir in the Australian-American science fantasy action horror film I, Frankenstein alongside Miranda Otto and Yvonne Strahovski 2012. The same year, Jadu starred as Ahmad in the American drama web television series Marco Polo starring  Rick Yune and Michelle Yeoh. In 2015, Jadu made his appearance in the romance time travel adventure film The Lovers.

Avid Animal Lover

Mahesh is an avid animal lover. His social account posts prove that how much he loves animals. He owns a dog name Eskimo and spends lots of time with the pet. Also, he keeps on sharing awareness about animal cruelty on his Twitter account. Jadu’s Instagram account is filled with pictures of him cuddling with dogs, cats, horses, and even a cow.

Mahesh with his dog Eskimo during Christmas.
Mahesh with his dog Eskimo during Christmas. Source: Instagram@Mahesh Jadu

In addition, Jadu himself is vegetarian when it comes to his food choice. It seems the Marco polo actor is a kind-hearted man assuming from his love towards an animal.

Net worth-$1 Million (Estimated)

Mahesh Jadu has an estimated net worth of $1 million. The actor earns an average of $48,980 per annum which is also an average earning of an Australian actor. He mainly earns his wealth from his professional career as an actor.


Jadu has been part of some hit projects such as Neighbours earned $65 million with a budget of $15 million. Likewise, I Frankenstein made $71.2 million with a budget of $65 million. Nevertheless, Mahesh is just at the start of the career and no doubt in the future will get the opportunity to work in a big project and earn millions.