|Education:||Graduation In Interior Designing|
|Siddharth Shukla Biography|
|Famous For||• Playing the role of ‘Shivraj Shekhar’ in “Balika Vadhu”
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||centimeters– 183 cm
meters– 1.83 m
feet inches– 6’
|Debut||Film: Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014) as Angad Bedi
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||• Golden Petal Award for Most Lokpriye Face Male (2012, 2013)
• Golden Petal Award for Best on Screen Couple on Colors with Pratyusha Banerjee (2012)
• ITA Award for GRB! Performer of the Year Male (2013)
• Zee Gold Award for Most Fit Actor Male (2014)
• Stardust Award for Breakthrough Supporting Performance Male for the film “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania” (2014)
• HT Most Stylish Actor (2017)
|Date of Birth||12 December 1980 (Friday)|
|Age (as in 2020)||40 Years|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|School||St. Xavier’s High School, Fort, Mumbai|
|College/University||Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design|
|Educational Qualification||Graduation in Interior Designing|
|Controversies||• He was fined 2000 (INR) by the Traffic Police in Mumbai for drunken driving on New Year’s Eve, and his license was seized.
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||• Drashti Dhami (Rumoured)
|Parents||Father– Ashok Shukla (Civil Engineer; Employee of the Reserve Bank of India)
Mother– Rita Shukla (Homemaker)
Sister(s)– 2 (Names Not Known, elder)
|Favourite Food||Pav Bhaji|
|Favourite Actors||Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Mithun Chakraborty|
|Favourite Actresses||Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit|
|Favourite Films||Bollywood– Agneepath, Deewar, Vaastav, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Jab We Met
Hollywood– Fast and Furious
|Favourite Perfume||Paco Rabanne|
|Favourite Travel Destinations||Germany, Spain|
|Car Collection||BMW X5
|Salary (approx.)||Rs. 1 crore|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$1.2 Million|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Siddharth Shukla
- Does Siddharth Shukla alcohol?: Yes
- Siddharth Shukla was born into a modest family in Mumbai.
- His family has its roots in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
- Siddharth represented his school in many Tennis and Football competitions.
- In his college days, he wanted to be an interior designer but he changed his line as he found more scope in modelling.
- He was the runner-up in the Gladrags Manhunt competition in 2004.
- He has appeared in many TV serials like “Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi,” “Pavitra Rishta,” “Love U Zindagi,” and “Dil Se Dil Tak.”
- He received immense popularity after playing the role of ‘Shivraj Shekhar’ in Colors TV’s “Balika Vadhu.”
- In 2013, he participated in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6.”
- Siddharth made his debut in Bollywood in 2014 by playing the role of ‘Angad Bedi’ in the film “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania.” His performance was appreciated in the film.
- He has hosted the TV shows like “Savdhaan India” and “India’s Got Talent 7.”
- In 2016, Shukla became the winner of the stunt-based show “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7.”
- In 2019, he entered the game reality show “Bigg Boss 13” as a contestant.
- Siddharth keeps himself updated by reading newspapers and magazines.
- He has a keen interest in politics.
- During an interview, Siddharth revealed that he was an introvert and didn’t like partying.
- He is very particular about his fitness and visits the gym regularly.
- In January 2014, Siddharth apparently signed a 3-film contract with Karan Johar‘s production house, Dharma Productions.
- In 2015, he won the Best Model of the World title at a contest held in Turkey. He was the first Asian man to do so.
- Siddharth Shukla is a good friend of the Bollywood actor, John Abraham, since his modelling days.
- He was declared as the winner of Bigg Boss 13 on 15 February 2020. Asim Riaz and Shehnaz Kaur Gill bagged second and third position, respectively.
- Here’s an interesting video about Siddharth Shukla’s biography: