Madhampatty Rangaraj is a popular Chef and an upcoming actor from Tamil Nadu. He began his career in the food industry and established his company Madhampatty Thangavelu Hospitality in Coimbatore. They are well known to handle huge events and cook food for nearly 400 weddings every year.
After taking his family business to a corporate level and handling many other businesses with Madhampatty Group of Companies, he decided to get into film industry as an actor. He made his debut in the year 2019 with the movie Mehndi Circus and this got him good fame for its unique content and simple narration.
Rangaraj is a known face across Tamil Nadu as a Chef and his company handles catering for about 20 lakh people every year. He started the business from scratch and built it with the support of his friends and family members. He is now active in the film industry and also handling his other businesses in Tamil Nadu.
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Madhampatty Rangaraj was born in 1983 in Coimbatore region of Tamil Nadu. Madhampatty Rangaraj’s current age is 39 years.
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Madhampatty Rangaraj was born in a middle class family in Madhampatty region of Coimbatore. He completed his primary education from his hometown and later did his graduation in Engineering. However, he was passionate about cooking as his father was in the catering business and had good reputation in his hometown.
Rangaraj started the catering business in a corporate style and expanded it using latest techniques in the food industry. He also made the progression towards eco friendly and healthy eating options which increased his popularity. He established connections with film industry people and corporate companies and started supplying food for big events across Tamil Nadu.
When he became settled in catering business, he made his entry into films and approached his friend Gnanavel for the Mehndi Circus project. Everything fell in the right place and he made a debut as hero opposite Shweta Tripathi. He was new to acting but got good remarks for his performance in the film. He is currently busy with other film projects in 2022.
|Full Name||Madhampatty Rangaraj|
|Date of Birth||02 April 1983|
|Age||40 (as of 2023)|
|Birthplace||Madampatti, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Profession||Actor, Chef, Entrepreneur, Filmmaker|
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign||NA|
|School||1st – 8th Madhampatty Government High School, Coimbatore|
9th – 10th Alandhurai Government High School.
11th – 12th Sri Gopal Naidu Higher Secondary School, Coimbatore
|College||Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore|
Madhampatty Rangaraj hails from a Hindu family based in Coimbatore. His father Thangavelu is a famous chef and started his business from humble background as a small cook. His mother is a homemaker and he has few siblings in his hometown who are involved in the family catering business. He is now the Managing Director of his family company Madhampatty Group of Companies in Coimbatore.
|Father Name||Madhampatty Thangavelu (Chef)|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Brother Name||Not Known|
|Sister Name||Not Known|
Girlfriend, Wife, Relationships
Madhampatty Rangaraj is married and has two sons aged 7 and 8 years. He has not revealed much details about his wife and other family members. However, sources say that it was an arranged marriage and the families knew each other since long time.
|Affairs / Girlfriend||Not Known|
|Wife Name||Shruthi Rangaraj|
|Marriage date||(m.2013 – Present)|
Madhampatty Rangaraj has the looks of a boy next door. He looks simple and charming with a good smile. He has short hair style and is usually seen with a moustache on most occasion. He stands tall at 5.6 feet and weighs around 65 kgs. He has a medium built and maintains his fitness with regular workout and proper diet.
|Weight(approx.)||Kilograms- 65 Kg|
Weight in Pounds- 143 lbs
|Height(approx.)||Centimeters – 167 cm|
Inches – 5 ft 6 in
Meter – 1.67 m
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||30-26-32|
Rangaraj has worked in many fields before becoming a successful businessman. He started doing animation for some time during his college days. He also worked as an engineer for some time and then decided to venture into the food business as his family was already involved in the catering business.
Soon after finishing his graduation, he got involved in the family business and started a mess in Bangalore. They provided simple home cooked meals for students and working professionals in the early stages. This business was doing well and he developed the confidence to take it up further in a large scale.
Rangaraj returned to his hometown Madhampatty and started cooking for functions and other events. He revived the catering business of his family and expanded it in a big way after getting good success. He developed good contacts with the film makers and started providing food for film events and other functions.
He became a huge name in the catering business during 2010 and was having a huge staff of few hundred people to handle the orders. He maintained the quality and never missed on deadlines. This became his speciality and people relied on his company for big events. Even film actors started using his services for their family events and film functions in Tamil Nadu and nearby regions.
The Madhampatty Thangavelu Hospitality business took shape into a huge company in this manner and the small catering business became a big one across Tamil Nadu. They also supplied food for the Coimbatore Marathon in the year 2013. Apart from that, he also became famous for handling the catering for Actor Karthi’s marriage.
The interesting thing about Karthi’s marriage is that it was attended by nearly 20000 people and Rangaraj handled everything perfectly. In this way, he has handled huge orders without any hassles. The company also caters to small orders and people across the state rely on his services for marriages and other big events.
Rangaraj was always interested in films since a young age but did not get any opportunity to explore this field. As his catering business started doing well, he used his contacts in the film industry and got into acting. He started with the movie Mehndi Circus. Interestingly, this got good reviews and he was good at acting.
After tasting success as an actor, he was looking for bigger offers and was cast in an interesting role in the thriller movie Penguin. This had lead actors from the industry and he became a known face as an actor. He is currently working on the Tamil movie titled Casino which is set to release in 2022.
The net worth of Madhampatty Rangaraj is around $4 million. He is a popular chef and runs a huge catering business in Tamil Nadu. He employs more than 1000 people in his catering company and has earned lots of money through this business. He owns several properties in Chennai and other regions of Tamil Nadu. He has a good collection of luxury vehicles.
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
Facts and Information
When Rangaraj started his career as a small cook, he could not even make small dishes but he learnt everything as he had the passion about this business. He can now cook food for few thousand people on his own within short time.
He is new to acting and has made a good name for himself with Mehndi Circus movie. He mentioned in an interview that actress Shweta Tripathi gave him useful tips during his first movie and he learnt a lot from her experience.
Rangaraj has also catered in Hyderabad to celebs like Rajamouli and he handled the reception event of Rajamouli’s son wedding in Hyderabad.