Siddharth Shukla is a pretty famous name of Hindi television industry and he is better known for his roles in serials like Balika Vadhu, Dil Se Dil Tak, Love U Zindagi and others. He has also acted in the movie “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania” which was made under the banner of Dharma Productions. Presently, Siddharth Shukla is participating in a very popular yet controversial TV reality show Bigg Boss 13.
Childhood and Personal Life
Siddharth Shukla was born to Ashok Shukla and Rita Shukla in Mumbai. He is the youngest kid of his family as he has two elder sisters. Siddharth’s father is a civil engineer who has been employed by the Reserve Bank of India.
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Siddharth completed his schooling from St. Xavier’s High School, Fort and after that, he took admission in Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design for where he completed a degree course in Interior Design. Siddharth said that he was very much into sports in his school days and he was a part of his football and tennis teams.
Siddharth started his acting career with the serial Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na in the year 2008. After that, he worked in Jaane Pehchaane Se Ye Ajnabbi, Love U Zindagi and Balika Vadhu. He also took part in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in 2013.
Siddharth has tried his luck in movies as well and he was seen in Karan Johar’s “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania” for which he also won the Stardust Awards for Breakthrough Supporting Performance (Male).
The actor has also hosted a crime show and in the year 2016, he participated in another reality show called Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7. Siddharth won the show despite the fact that he was evicted earlier as he re-entered as a wild card entry. Nowadays he is in the house of Bigg Boss 13.
Siddharth Shukla has been linked up with many actresses. The Balika Vadhu actor has dated the Kaanta Laga girl Shefali Zariwala even before she got married to her first husband Harmeet Gulzar. Siddharth has also been in a relationship with actress Rashami Desai while his name was linked with actress Aarti Singh too; however, Aarti has denied the rumours of any link-up with the actor. At the present time, all these three actresses are in Bigg Boss 13 house with Siddharth.
It is also being said that Siddharth was dating actresses Drashti Dhami, Smita Bansal and Tanisha Mukerji as well.
Siddharth Shukla Biography/Wiki
- Name: Siddharth Shukla
- Date of Birth: 12 December 1980
- Age: 38 years
- Height: 6 feet 1 inch
- Weight: 75 kg
- Birth Place: Mumbai
- Nationality: Indian
- Religion: Hindu
- School: St. Xavier’s High School, Fort
- College: Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design
- Educational Qualification: Graduate in Interior Designing
- Marital Status: Single
- Father: Ashok Shukla
- Mother: Rita Shukla
- Skin Colour: Wheatish
- Home Town: Mumbai
- Hobbies: Gymming, travelling
- Debut: Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na (2008)
- Favourite Food: Pav Bhaji
- Favourite Actress: Madhuri Dixit and Sridevi
- Favourite Actor: Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Mithun Chakraborty
- Favourite Place: Germany, Spain
- Salary: Rs. 60,000 per episode (approx.)
- Net Worth: $1 Million