Raffi Farid Ahmad (born February 17, 1987) is an Indonesian media personality, presenter, actor, singer, entrepreneur, and producer of Sundanese and Pakistani descent. He is the eldest son of Munawar Ahmad and Amy Qanita, both of whom passed away when he was a child. Learn everything there is to know about Raffi Ahmad’s age, net worth, wife, and children.
Biography, Age, Nationality, Parents
Raffi Ahmad was born on February 17, 1987, in Bandung, West Java. He is the eldest of three siblings. His career is thriving because he can’t get enough of Laudya Cynthia Bella, Bunga Zainal, Ratna Galih, Tyas Mirasih, and Velove Vexia’s romances. He gained media attention as a result of his relationship with Krisdayanti’s sister, Yuni Shara, who was 14 years his senior. Their union lasted four years.
Raffi Ahmad’s Salary
Raffi Ahmad lived a comfortable life with his family in terms of net worth. He is wealthy and famous as a result of his work. Furthermore, as of February 2023, Raffi Ahmad’s total net worth is approximately $22 million US dollars.
Modeling Career of Raffi Ahmad
Raffi Ahmad began his modeling career before becoming a panelist for Cover Boy in 2001. He has worked as an advertisement star, presenter, and singer in addition to acting. He began as a supporting actor in his first soap opera, Tunjuk Satu Bintang, and rose to prominence as the lead actor in Senandung Masa Puber alongside Bunga Citra Lestari. Following that, he appeared in soap operas, film television, and even a film titled Love is Cinta.
Raffi’s performance in the film was praised by critics.
Melly Goeslaw, a well-known musician, held a casting in 2006 for the vocal group Bukan Bintang Biasa, also known as BBB. This project focuses on Indonesian teen soap operas. Raffi was chosen from a pool of many soap opera stars who auditioned, along with Laudya Cynthia Bella, Chelsea Olivia Wijaya, Dimas Beck, and Ayushita.
Their first single, “Let’s Dance Together,” was well received. Then, BBB starred in the film Bukan Bintang Biasa, directed by Lasja Fauzia, the single from which became the most popular with the adolescent demographic, and the duet single with Ayushita, Jangan Bilang Tidak (translated “Don’t Say No”), became the next single.
Raffi’s acting career took off in 2008, when he appeared in Rudy Soedjarwo’s film Liar and Asoy Geboy. And he rose to prominence after becoming a presenter on the music show Dahsyat, which was hosted by two multi-talented artists, Luna Maya and Olga Syahputra. BBB released a new single, “Putus Nyambung,” at the end of the year, and it was well received.
It quickly dismissed that BBB was the only vocal group at the time. Raffi was named one of the best-selling artists on the music show Dahsyat in 2009, and he has since made a name for himself as a presenter. He co-starred with Olga Syahputra in two new shows, Rafi Wkwkwk and OMG, in addition to the music show Dahsyat. Nonetheless, he remains active in the acting world by appearing in some television films, including the opera soap Buku Harian Baim and the sitcom OKB, both of which he also starred in. He also released a new single called “Johan (Jodoh Ditangan Tuhan),” on which he collaborated with Laudya Chintya Bella.
More on the Actor’s Career
On February 26, 2010, Raffi and Yuni Shara performed a medley of songs at the 2010 Dahsyatnya Awards, including “Johan (Jodoh Ditangan Tuhan”) and “Kucari Jalan Terbaik.” Following this, several offers to collaborate on projects such as advertisements, the duets single “50 Tahun Lagi,” and the film Rumah Tanpa Jendela were made. He also directed Barbie, a short film starring Yuni Shara. The 10-minute film took home the award for “Best Movie” at the 2011 LA Lights Indie Film Festival.
Raffi made his film debut in the horror-comedy Pocong Kesetanan at the end of 2011. His existence and productivity resulted in the best work from television programs, opera soaps, film television, movies, commercials, and some businesses managed by him; one of Indonesia’s leading production houses, Barometer Lite, which produces one of Indonesia’s leading tabloids, placed his name in the fourth position out of nine for Indonesian richest artists of 2011.
Marriage of Raffi Ahmad and Nagita Slavina
Raffi Ahmad, 27, married his childhood friend and actress Nagita Slavina on October 17, 2014. Their wedding was transformed into a lavish celebrity wedding in 2014, which was broadcast on Indonesian television. His extravagant wedding was held in three cities: Jakarta, Bandung, and Bali. They began in Jakarta with a traditional Javanese procession, marriage ceremony, and reception, followed by a private party in Bali and a Ngunduh Mantu in Bandung, which was broadcast live on some national television stations.
On August 15, 2015, Raffi Ahmad’s wife, Nagita Slavina, gave birth to a baby boy named Rafathar Malik Ahmad. Rafathar has appeared in films such as Rafathar: The Movie and on MNC TV shows such as Rumah Mama Amy. Raffi is not only active in the entertainment industry, but he is also starting to venture into business. Food, clothing, bodyspray, masks, furniture, and other businesses are included.
Weight and Height
Raffi Ahmad stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 70kg.