R Madhavan was born on June 1, 1970 in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India. R Madhavan is a Bollywood actor. R Madhavan Education B.Sc(Electronics) Shivaji University, Kolhapur. He has also worked in Tamil movies and Television. His father Ranganathan is a management executive in Tata Steel and his mother Saroj.is manager in the Bank of India. He has a software engineer sister. R Madhavan won the Maharashtra Best Cadet Award and traveled to England with three other NCC cadets. He got trained with Royal Army, Navy, and the Air Force.