|Rajeev Govinda Pillai|
|Born||Rajeev Govinda Pillai
18 February 1982
Vallamkulam, Thiruvalla, Nannoor, Kerala, India
Vallamkulam, Thiruvalla, KeralaKochi, Kerala/Mumbai
Rajeev Govinda Pillai (Malayalam: രാജീവ് ഗോവിന്ദ പിള്ള; born 18 February 1982) is an Indian film actor from Malayalam cinema. Rajeev rose to stardom with Celebrity Cricket League. His acting debut was in the movie City of God (2011).
Pillai is originally a dentist, the fashion bug bit him while doing his masters in London. After leaving dentistry he left for Mumbai to follow a career in fashion. His successful run in the fashion industry motivated many Kerala youth to take up modelling as he is still considered as one of the pioneers in the industry from Kerala. In 2011 he debuted in movies with Lijo Jose Pellissery's City of God (2011 film) as one of the leads. It was his 32nd audition which eventually gave him success. His upcoming films are Oru Muthassi Gada , Isabella and Tamil movie 7 naatkal.
Born in a village called Nannoor in the south of Kerala, Rajeev had the childhood of any village kid. His father worked in Muscat and mother worked as Sanskrit teacher in the school he studied. After finishing his 10th grade from National high school as topper of the school, he moved to NSS Hindu College, Changanassery for his pre degree. He joined Bachelor of Dental Surgery in KVG Dental College, Sullia 
Before making the debut in movies he had a successful run in all the major fashion weeks in India and did model for a few international brands as well. After a stint in the theatre in Mumbai he decided to try his luck in movies .
|2011||City of God||Sony Vadayattil||Malayalam||Debuted in a lead role|
|2011||Bombay March 12||Mushruf||Malayalam||Guest Appearance|
|2012||Veendum Kannur||Mohit Nambiar||Malayalam|
|2012||Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal||Gogo||Hindi|
|2012||Karma Yodha||ACP K. Tony||Malayalam|
|2013||My Fan Ramu||Abhiram||Malayalam|
|2013||D Company||Sanjay||Malayalam||Segment "Gangs of Vadakkumnathan"|
|2013||Second Innings||Manu Madhav||Malayalam|
|2015||Bhaskar The Rascal||Malayalam|
|2016||Oru Muthassi Gadha||Milind||Malayalam|
|2017||7 Naatkal||Siddharth Raghunath||Tamil|
|2017||Who||Vinod Bharve||English, Malayalam|
- "RAJEEV GOVINDA PILLAI PROFILE". Filmiparadise.com. Filmiparadise.com. Retrieved 9 February 2012.
- "Mollywood reluctant to cast me: Rajeev Pillai". The Times Of India. 6 September 2011.
- "'Clinical' catwalk". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 28 October 2010.
- http://onlookersmedia.in/latestnews/asiavision-awards-2016/%7Cdate=14 November 2016
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