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Shilpa Shetty Biography, Age, Height, Husband, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : February 26, 2022

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Short Biography

Shilpa Shetty is an Indian Film Actress who was born on June 8, 1975, in Mangalore in the state of Karnataka, India. She is also a fabulous Film Producer, stunning Model, Television Presenter, Television Personality, Dancer, Fitness Trainer, Businessperson, Entrepreneur, and Author.

Shilpa Shetty Complete Bio & Career

Now turned Shilpa Shetty Kundra after marriage, she is among the popular Indian celebrities with a bunch of talents. This Indian actress is not only a famous Bollywood face but also a dance producer, producer, model, writer, and businesswoman too. Along with Bollywood, she has also appeared in other language movies like Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada. 
Shilpa Shetty was born in Mangalore, Karnataka to a Tuluva Bunt family in 1974. Being passionate about dancing and music from her childhood, Shilpa learned Bharatanatyam during her childhood days. While completing her education with the Podar College located in Matunga, she has also remained the team captain of volleyball at school. It was after completing her education in 10th 1991 she headed towards modeling in the year 1991. Her career started with commercials on television with Limca company. Later she was also featured in various other advertisements and commercials after which she was selected for movie roles. 
In the year 1992, Shilpa received her first debut movie, Gaata Rahe Mera Dil which was a romantic drama directed by Dilip Naik. However, due to certain circumstances, the movie remained unreleased. Hence, her first movie that came on-screen was Abbas-Mustan’s Baazigar where she shared the screen with Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan. The movie and the performance of Shilpa were appreciated for the movie. After this movie, Shilpa also received nominations at the ceremony of annual Filmfare Awards for both Lux Face of the Year as well as Best Supporting Actress. Some of the popular movies on the list of Shilpa’s journey included Aag, Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Aao Pyar Karen, Hathkadi, Mr. Romeo, Pardesi Babu, Auzaar, Dhadkan, Rishtey, Phir Milenge, and many more. 
Apart from being a well-known actress, this Indian beauty has supported a number of social campaigns like PETA which showed her care for animals, supporting HIV patients in society, and many more. She is judging a number of dance reality shows too like Jhalak Dikhlaja, Dance India Dance, Nach Baliye, etc. She is also the winner of the British reality show, Big Brother season 5. She is also a businesswoman having an IPL team, Royal Rajasthan. Black belt in Karate, she is into the fitness world too with her personal Yoga DVD released in 2015.

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Shilpa Shetty Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Surendra Shetty (died on 11-10-2016)
Son Viaan Raj Kundra
Daugher Samisha Shetty Kundra

She was born to businessman father Surendra Shetty and film producer mother Sunanda Shetty. She has a younger sister named Shamita Shetty. On 22-11-2009, she married businessman Raj Kundra and together the couple is blessed with a son named Viaan Raj Kundra who was born on 21-05-2012 and a daughter named Samisha Shetty Kundra who was born on 15-02-2020. Her father died on 11-10-2016.


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Body Measurements

Breast Size 33
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 34
Body Figure 33-26-34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Bunglow no.158, SVP Nagar near Janki Devi School, behind Telephone exchange MAHADA Versova, Andheri West Mumbai - 400053, India
School ST. Anthony Girl's High School, Chembur, Mumbai
College Podar College, Matunga, Mumbai
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Dancing, Cooking, Doing Yoga
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood - Baazigar(1993)
Tamil - Mr. Romeo (1996)
Telugu - Sahasa Veerudu Sagara Kanya (1996)
Kannada - Preethsod Thappa (1998)
Best Movies Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994), Dhadkan (2000), Phir Milenge (2004), Life in a Metro (2007) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Car Collections BMW 7 Series, Maserati, and Lamborghini


Favorite Color Pink
Favorite Brand Guess, Diesel, Zara
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Sridevi Kapoor
Favorite Actor Shah Rukh Khan , Amitabh Bachchan , Govinda , Jackie Chan , Tom Cruise
Favorite Place Lake Como, Italy
Favorite Food Kori-Roti, Corn Pulao, and South Indian Food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shilpa Shetty

  • Shilpa Shetty and Akshay Kumar's affair was one of the most popular affairs with B Town.
  • Shilpa Shetty is considered as a good nutritionist, she is the co-author of a book on health and nutrition titled as "The Great Indian Diet" along with Luke Coutinho.
  • She played the role of an AIDS patient in her film, Phir Melenge(2004) was praised by the film industry and she got a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress.
  • She is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer. She is also interested in sports and during her school days, she was a captain of the volleyball team. She is also a black belt in karate.
  • Shilpa unarguably has one of the most envious bodies in Bollywood. Shilpa uses yoga to release stress and tension and to increase vitality.
  • Richard Gere kissing Shilpa not only became a big controversy involving the actress, but it also created legal problems for her.
  • Shilpa Shetty is a big fan of animal printed dresses and is mostly seen donning similar printed clothes

Shilpa Shetty Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

49 years, 1month, 7 days old age Shilpa Shetty will turn 50 on 08 June, 2025. Only 10 months, 23 days, 20 hours,59 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Shilpa Shetty has celebrated the total number of 49 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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