Dharmesh Yelande | Srivideo
Biography | Posted: Monday, 15th January
Born/Date of Birth: 31 October 1983
Place of Birth: Baroda, Gujarat, India
Occupation: Dancer, Choreographer, Actor
Siblings: Kalpesh Yelande
Dharmesh Yelande (born 31 October 1983) also known as Dharmesh Sir participated in Dance India Dance (season 2), Dance India Dance Li'l Masters (as a skipper), and Dance Ke Superstars, all of which aired on Zee TV. After his experience in these shows, he was hired by Farah Khan to choreograph the movie Tees Maar Khan. He has worked in the 3D dance-based Indian film ABCD – Anybody Can Dance, its sequel ABCD 2 and ABCD 3 with Shraddha Kapoor and Varun Dhawan directed by Remo D'souza and produced by UTV Motion Pictures. He runs his own dance academy in Vadodara known as the D'virus Dance Academy. Dharmesh also worked as a dancer in Marathi movie Angarki in 2013.. He has worked in the film Banjo opposite Riteish Deshmukh and Nargis Fakhri. He has been a mentor in all the five seasons of the dance reality show Dance plus along with Shakti Mohan and Sumeet Nagdev (season 1), Punit Pathak (from 2nd season), Karishma Chavan and Suresh Mukund (season 5)
His inspiration for dance is Remo D’souza, according to his remarks in the DID audition, he says, "Remo Sir is also a mindblowing dancer. Whenever I meet him, it's only dance that we discuss. He's a person with such wonderful dance techniques that one is left simply wondering ‘Ki kya idea hai bhai, yeh step to dhoom macha dega". He himself is a big inspiration to many budding dancers.
He has won the dance show, Boogie Woogie (TV series) and was first runner-up on Dance India Dance (season 2). He starred in ABCD : AnyBody Can Dance, ABCD 2 and he choreographed for the movie Tees Maar Khan.