Why did Remo D’Souza change his name?

We are sure you don’t know this: Remo’s real name is Ramesh Gopi. Yes, you heard that right! Read on to know why he changed his name

Director-choreographer Remo D’Souza says he was born as Ramesh Gopi, but changed it to Remo after getting his parents’ approval. The director of movies like F.A.L.T.U and ABCD: Anybody Can Dance, confessed during an interview on Disney channel’s ‘Captain Tiao’ that Remo was a name he chose for himself, said a statement.

“My real name is Ramesh Gopi. Though I love the name that my parents kept for me, I also like the name Remo a lot. Not to mention, I even took permission from my parents before I changed my name from Ramesh to Remo,” he said.

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