Shilpa Shetty is an Indian film actress. Shilpa Shetty has acted in many of the best films of Hindi cinema. She has also been the winner of the reality show Big Brother. She is currently the co-owner of the Indian Premier League team Rajasthan Royals.
Shilpa Shetty Bio/Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Shilpa Shetty Kundra|
|Nick Name||Manya, Honey Bunch|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Producer, Entrepreneur, Author|
|Debut Movie||Baazigar (1993)|
|Shipla Shetty Height||In Centimeter- 170 cm|
In Meter- 1.70 m
In Feet- 5’7”
|Weight||In Kilogram- 60 kg|
In Pound- 132 lbs
|Date Of Birth||8 June 1975|
|Shilpa Shetty Age (2022)||47 Years|
|Birthplace||Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Home town||Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
|School||Anthony Girls High School, Mumbai|
|College/University||Podar College, Mumbai|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Cooking, Working Out at Gym, Doing Yoga|
|Affairs/Boyfriend||Akshay Kumar (Actor)|
Anubhav Sinha (Director)
Raj Kundra (Businessman)
|Shilpa Shetty Husband||Raj Kundra |
Marriage Date- 22 November 2009
|Children||Son– Viaan Raj Kundra (Born On 2013)|
Daughter– Samisha Shetty Kundra (Born On 15 February 2020)
|Parents||Father– Surendra Shetty|
Mother– Sunanda Shetty
|Net worth (2021)||18 Million USD|
|Charges Per Movie||1 to 2 Crore INR|
Family, Early Life and Education
Shilpa Shetty was born on 8 June 1975 in Mangalore, Karnataka. She is the eldest daughter of Sunanda (mother) and Surendra Shetty (father) who work in the pharmaceutical industry. She has a younger sister- Shamita Shetty who is an actress.
Shilpa completed her schooling from Anthony Girls High School in Chembur, Mumbai and then went to Poddar College. Shilpa was not only the best in studies but also in dance and sports. And Shilpa is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer. She has also been the captain of the volleyball team during her school days.
Shilpa Shetty is married to businessman Raj Kundra. They also have a son Viaan Kundra and a daughter name Samisha
Shilpa Shetty Career
Shilpa started her career as a supporting actress in the film Baazigar. Kajol and Shahrukh Khan were seen in the lead roles in this film. She was seen in the role of Kajol’s sister in the film. He did many great films in Hindi cinema, including Apne, Main Khiladi Tu Anadi, Baazigar, Dhadkan, Garv, Insaaf, Indian, Karz, Rishtey, Weapon, Chor Machaye Shor Shaadi Kar Phap Gaya Yaar, Life in a Metro, Dostana etc.
Famous Movies– Phir Milenge (2004), Garv: Pride and Honor (2004), Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar (2006), Life in a… Metro (2007), Hungama 2 (2021), Nikamma (Upcoming Movie)
Some Facts About Shilpa Shetty
- Shilpa started her acting career in the 1993 film Baazigar as a co-actress.
- Shilpa got her first lead role in the 1994 film Aag. Shilpa has so far done around 40 films in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.
- Shilpa is very scared to drive, that’s why she always carries a driver with her.
- Shilpa’s picture was on the cover page of the first issue of OK magazine to be sold in India.
- 5’7” tall Shilpa is one of the tallest actresses of Bollywood.
- Shilpa Shetty learned the dance form of Bharatnatyam as a child and was the captain of her school’s volleyball team as well as a black belt in ‘Karate’.
- Shilpa had signed her first film ‘Gata Rahe Mera Dil’ but due to some reasons it could not be made. Then in 1993, Shilpa’s first film ‘Baazigar’ came which gave her first recognition as an actress.
- Shilpa Shetty had filed a case against a magazine in the 90s itself for publishing the news of an affair about herself and Akshay Kumar.
- Shilpa Shetty also received the ‘Zee Bollywood Gold Award’ for Best Supporting Actress in 1998 for the film ‘Pardesi Babu’.
- Apart from her native language ‘Tulu’, Shilpa also speaks Hindi, English, Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.
- Shilpa Shetty’s sister Shamita Shetty is also a Bollywood actress and both worked together for the first time in the film ‘Fareb’.