Shilpa Shetty was born on 8 June, 1975 in Karnatka, India. Her nick name is Manya, but she is called Babucha by her mother. She is five feet and ten inches tall woman. Her mother name is Sunanda and her father name is Surender Shetty. Her parents were models in their time. Her father has done modeling for Year glasses and her mother has done modeling for Bournvita and Forhans.
She has one younger sister and her name is Shamita Shetty. Her sister is also Indian film actress. She spent her childhood in Karnataka and after some years, she came to Mumbai. In Mumbai, she has completed her study from St. Anthony Girls’ High School. She has done graduation form Podar College which is located in the central part of Mumbai. She was the good player in baseball . She has a black belt in Karate champion.
Shilpa Shetty has the capacity to crack the jokes on herself. She is very beautiful, talented, independent, and intelligent woman. She has a great sence of humor. She laughs very much. She was very naughty in her childhood.
At the age of seventeen, Shilpa Shetty started her career as Indian film actress from film Gaata Rahe Mera Dil with Rahul Roy. After this she has offered the role in Baazigar movie, in 1993. She has performed well in this movie. Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan was her co-star in the movie. This film was hit at the box office. In 1994, she got success from one song Churake Dil Mera, in Main Khiladi Tu Anari. She got name and fame overnight after this movie. Her latest released movie Dus was hit at the box office. This was multi-starrer movie. She has also performed with her sister in Fareb movie. She appeared in PETA India campaign ads. She got the Filmfare Awards as a Best Actress, three times. Youngsters become the fans of Shilpa Shetty. Even the former Chief Election Commissioner of India is also a great fan of Indian actress Shilpa Shetty.
Shilpa Shetty has done various movies such as Aag, Aao Pyaar Karen, Hathkadi, Sahasa Veerudu Sagara Kanya, Chhote Sarkar, Zameer: The Awakening of a Soul, Gambler, Dhadkan, Darna Mana Hai and Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar. She has done well in Phir Milenge movie. She was appreciated by the audiences. She got Filmfare Best Actress Award for this film. She has also won Best Supporting Actress in 1998 for film Pardesi Babu at the Zee Gold Bollywood Awards. Babel and Durbar was her coming movie.
Shilpa Shetty also appeared in Koffee with Karan show which is directed by Ravina Kohli and Karan Johar (the great Director) is an anchor of this show. She would like to do roles with Jackie Chan and Tom Cruise. She spends her vacation by watching lots of movies, cooking and wakes up late in the morning. She likes to spend free-time with her family members. She is a fan of Leopard and Tiger prints. She is an Indian top model.