Shilpa Shetty is a popular Bollywood Actress, Producer. Also, a writer, Owner of IPL Team Rajasthan Royals, Writer, Business Women, and a great personality. So after Marrying Raj Kundra, she is named Shilpa Shetty Kundra.
Shilpa Shetty Birthday, Age, Family
So she was born on 8th June 1975(age 44 years as of 2019) in Mangalore, Karnataka, India. Also, her Mother’s Name is Sunanda Shetty and her Fathers name is Surendra Shetty. So she has a younger sister named Shamita Shetty. Also, Shilpa Shetty Kundra is blessed with a son on 21st May 2012 named Viaan Raj Kundra.
Acting Career of Shilpa Shetty:
Also, at the age of 16, Shilpa Shetty started her career as a model. So within 2 years, she got offers for acting in movies. Her Debut Movie was Baazigar in 1993. But for this movie, she was also nominated for the best supporting actress. So her first lead role was in the Movie Aag in 1994. Also, she has also done movies in Tamil and Kannada Languages. So she was nominated as Best Actress for her acting in the movie Dhadkan in 2000.
Also, Shilpa Shetty got fame at International Level after winning a British TV Reality Show Big Brother 5 in 2007-08. So some of her hit movies are Baazigar, Dhadkan, Indian, Phir Milenge, Life in a Metro, Pardesi Babu, Rishtey, Apne, Garv.
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Shilpa Shetty Awards and Achievements
Shilpa Shetty has been nominated for many awards for acting in movies and her performance in Television Industry. She has also been honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Award in 2007 and Style Icon Award by Dadasaheb Phalke Awards in the year 2017 and Best Reality Show Judge by Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards. In the year 2009, Shilpa Shetty was awarded the title “Most Powerful Entertainers of the Decade” by the IIFA-FICCI Frames Awards. Some of her awards and achievements are mentioned below:
- Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards- Best Actress in a leading role- Nominated
- Bollywood Movie Awards- Best Supporting ActressBest Actress- Won
- Filmfare Awards- Lux New Face of the year & Best Supporting Actress (1994 &2003) – Nominated in both
- Filmfare Awards- Best Actress- Nominated
- IIFA Awards- Best Actress- Nominated
- IIFA Awards- IIFA Special Award for Global Impact- Won
- ITA Awards- The GR8!Achiever Laurel- Won
- Star Screen Awards- Best Comedian & Best Actress- Nominated
- Zee Cine Awards- Best Actor – Female- Nominated
- Zee Cine Awards- Best Supporting Actress- Won
- Annual Central European Bollywood Awards- Best Supporting Actress- Won
Shilpa Shetty Daughter Samisha Shetty Kundra
On 21st Feb 2020, actress Shilpa Shetty announced that the arrival of their little angel, Samisha Shetty Kundra. She informed me that the Junior SSK is in the house. The daughter of Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra was born on 15th Feb 2020. But, they announced it on social media on Shivratri i.e. 21st Feb 2020.
Shilpa also revealed the name of their daughter Samisha Shetty Kundra. Further, she explained the meaning of Samisha. She wrote that the meaning of Sa in Sanskrit is To Have and Misha in Russian stands for Someone Like God. So, Samisha means to have someone like God.
Shilpa Shetty Kundra Hobbies, Likes and Favorite Things
- Working Out at Gym,
- She likes cooking especially Asian Cooking.
- In sports, She Likes Volleyball, Cricket, Karate.
- She likes all dance forms and she is also a trained Bharatnatyam Dancer.
- Shilpa likes Gardening and Loves Flowers.
- Orchids are her favourites.
- She like tall men and women.
- Yoga is her favourite activity for inner and outer fitness.
Favourite things of Shilpa Shetty Kundra:
- Amitabh Bachhan,
- Brad Pitt, and
- Leonardo DiCaprio.
Shilpa’s Favorite Actresses:
- Madhubala and
- Jaya Bachchan,
- Angelina Jolie.
Her Favorite Food:
- Kori Roti,
- Corn Pulao,
- South Indian Food (Specially Upma and Idli),
- Pani Puri in Street Food,
- Low Calory Soups and Salads.
- Unique and Classy Outfits.
- She loves Animal Prints
Shilpa’s Favorite Designer:
- Donna Karan
Her Favorite Holiday Destination:
- Lake Como, Italy
Favourite Perfume Brand:
- S2 (her own perfume brand)