Erode Mahesh Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Family, Movie, Wife

Erode Mahesh is a popular anchor from Tamil Nadu. He has mainly worked for Vijay TV in his last ten years of career and has been part of several popular programs. He is the host for several reality comedy shows like Kalakka Povathu Yaaru which has been running since many years in Star Vijay channel.

Erode Mahesh

Apart from anchoring, he is also a good actor and has done supporting roles in many movies. Some of his popular movies include Sigaram Thodu and Inayathalam. He also played a lead role in one of the movies. He usually does comedy roles or supporting roles in movies. He is more busy with the television industry as an anchor.

Erode Mahesh is known for his Tamil speaking skills and has also worked as a college professor during his early days. He is also a professional motivational speaker and trains many students and job aspirants to deliver their best in their career. He has received several awards for working as an anchor for comedy programs.


Erode Mahesh was born on the 15th of October 1981 in Erode region of Tamil Nadu. Erode Mahesh’s current age is 41 years.

Wiki | Biography

Erode Mahesh was born and brought up in Erode district in a middle class family. He completed his primary education from his hometown. Interestingly, he learnt in Tamil medium and became very proficient in the language at an young age. He was very good at studies and participated in several debates and cultural programs.

He took up Tamil literature during his graduation and later started working as a college professor teaching Tamil. He was well known for his friendly behaviour with students and earned a good name as a professor. After this he tried his luck in the media field and got selected as contestant for a stand up comedy reality show.

Erode Mahesh became so popular that the channel later hired him as an anchor for their next program. He became a regular anchor for several Star Vijay TV programs and even got awards for his performance. He even acted in movies in supporting roles and got good recognition for his comedy timing and acting skills.

Full NameErode Mahesh 
Date of Birth15 October 1981
Age44 (as of 2023)
BirthplaceErode, Tamil Nadu, India
NationalityBritish Indian
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Motivational Speaker, Anchor
Zodiac sign / Sun signLibra
Famous ForMovies
Educational QualificationsGraduate
Years ActiveNA

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Erode Mahesh hails from a Tamil speaking Hindu family based in Erode region of Tamil Nadu. His father works for a small company and his mother is a home maker. He also has siblings in his hometown. He has shifted to Chennai for work reasons and often visits his family members in Erode during festivals and special occasions.

Father NameNot Known
Mother NameNot Known
Brother NameNot Known
Sister NameNot Known

Girlfriend, Wife, Relationships

Erode Mahesh is married to Sri Devi. The couple got married in 2015 and they have a little daughter who is 5 years old. He has not mentioned much details about his family members but often posts pictures with his wife and daughter on his social media page.

Wife : Sri Devi
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs / GirlfriendNot Known
Wife NameSri Devi
Marriage date2015
Children1 daughter

Physical Appearance

Erode Mahesh looks very smart and is usually seen in formal clothing during public appearance. He has a short hair style and maintains a clean shaven face most of the time. He has a medium built and does regular Yoga and workout to maintain his health. He stands tall at 5.6 feet and weighs around 65 kgs.

Weight(approx.)Kilograms- 65 Kg
Weight in Pounds- 143 lbs
Height(approx.)Centimeters – 165 cm
Inches – 5 ft 6 in
Meter – 1.65 m
Figure Measurements (approx.)30-24-35
Shoe Size9
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack

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Erode Mahesh started his career as a Tamil professor in a college. He got good recognition for his teaching skills and became very popular among students due to his jovial nature. He has good command over Tamil language and can present any subject in an interesting manner. This attracted students towards him and he even got award as a teacher.

He later decided to enter the media industry and got selected to participate in Asatha Povathu Yaaru comedy reality show. This featured him as a stand up comedy performer and he got good recognition through this program. He was later selected as anchor for Jodi Number One program which was aired on Vijay TV.

Mahesh got huge success with his anchoring skills and was even selected as Favorite Male Anchor at Vijay Television Awards in 2014 for the show 60 Nodi Are you Ready. He has a huge fan following for his comic timing and the way he engages participants in any show by making them comfortable.

He later joined Thadi Balaji and other anchors for the show titled Naduvula Konjam Disturb Pannuvom. He won awards for this show also and got huge recognition among audience for his Tamil speaking skills and dialogue delivery. He later started acting in movies in supporting roles and got decent recognition.

Erode Mahesh made his debut in the Tamil film industry with the movie Sattam Oru Iruttarai in the year 2012. He had a small role in this movie. He was later seen in movies like Summa Nachunu Irukku and Sigaram Thodu in the next few years. Meanwhile, he got busy with several television projects.


He was later part of Jumbulingam 3D movie but it failed to get much success at the box office. He even tried to get recognition as a lead actor with the movie Inayathalam. This also did not get much success and he was back to television industry. He became the Judge for the show Kings of Comedy Juniors in the year 2018.

Kalakkapovathu Yaru
Kalakkapovathu Yaru

Similarly, he was also selected as one of the judges for the superhit comedy reality show Kalakka Povathu Yaaru. This show is aired on Star Vijay TV and has huge fan following among youth and family audience.

Apart from his media career, Mahesh also started his career as a motivational speaker. He has good command over Tamil and he was able to deliver the topics in an interesting manner. He has conducted several programs in the recent years and got good audience among youngsters in Tamil Nadu.

Net Worth

The net worth of Erode Mahesh is around $1 million. He has worked as a successful anchor and actor since many years. He is also a motivational speaker and earns a lot of money for such educational programs. He has received numerous awards for his anchoring skills. He owns properties in Chennai and has few luxury cars and bikes.

Money Factor
Net Worth$1 Million

Facts and Information

Erode Mahesh has come up in the media industry solely due to his talent and hard work. He did not have any recognition in the early stage and did not have any background to get offers in the entertainment industry.

He also worked as college professor for some years and made a good name in this field. He is friendly with students and his jovial nature impressed everyone around him during his career.

Mahesh leads a simple lifestyle even though he has become a big celebrity. He is still attracted towards Tamil literature and reads books during his free time.

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