Shilpa Shetty is an Indian film actress and model. She made her debut in bollywood with the film Baazigar in 1993. The following year she delivered another blockbuster hit ‘Main Khiladi Tu Anari’ opposite Akshay Kumar and Saif Ali Khan. Her performances in Dhadkan (2000) and Rishtey (2002) were appreciated, while her portrayal of an AIDS patient in Phir Milenge (2004) won her many accolades. She was seen judging Sony Tv’s dance reality show “India’s Super Dancer”.
Shilpa Shetty was born on 8 June 1975 in Manglore. She is a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. She has done her schooling from St. Anthony Girls’ High School in Chembur, Mumbai and later attended Podar College in Matunga. She was also involved in sports and was the captain of the volleyball team in school. She has a black belt in Karate. Shilpa was crowned as the winner of British Celebrity reality TV show Big Brother in 2007. With this achievement, she regained her status in Bollywood. Today besides acting, Shilpa was an investor in the IPL cricket team Rajasthan Royals.
Name : Shilpa Shetty
Date of Birth : 8 June 1975
Birth Place : Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Age : 41 years
Height : 5’7″
Weight : 62 Kg
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
College : Podar College in Matunga
Occupation : Actress
Marital Status : Married
Sister : Shamita Shetty
Spouse : Raj Kundra
Son : Viaan Kundra
In Super Dancer
Shilpe Shetty was seen judging a kids dance reality show Super Dancer aired on Sony Entertainment Television. She was seen alongwith Geeta Kapur and Anurag Basu in the show won by Ditya Bhande.
Shilpa Shetty got married to Raj Kundra who is a British Indian businessman. They tied the knot on 22 November 2009. The couple has a boy named Viaan Raj Kundra.
Shilpa was brought up into a traditional family in Mangalore that hails from the Bunt community. She is the elder daughter of late Surendra and Sunanda Shetty, manufacturers of tamper-proof caps for the pharmaceutical industry. Shilpa Shetty has a younger sister Shamita Shetty, who is also a Bollywood actress. They have worked together in the film Fareb (2005).
Recently Shilpa Shetty’s father has passed away due to a massive heart attack.
Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra has a cute and adorable son named Viaan Kundra who was born on 21 may 2012. The 38-year-old star said that her son Viaan Raj Kundra is so naughty that she always runs after him in the house. She said, “Viaan is very naughty, He keeps me on toes everytime.”
Most people often speculate that celebrities join gym and follow intensive workout regime to stay fit, young and rejuvenated. But Shilpa focus on yoga and meditation rather than working out to stay fit. Shilpa unarguably has one of the most envious bodies in Bollywood. Shilpa uses yoga to release stress and tension and to increase vitality.
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Shilpa Shetty has finished writing her book on nutrition along with Luke Coutinho, will be released in November. She is the co-author of the book titled “The Great Indian Diet”. It is all about tailoring the perfect diet and touches upon various food categories that burn fat in the process amongst other health-related issues.