Biography / Wiki
A man with respect and manners is a real definition of handsome, this quote in brief sums up ‘Siddharth Shukla’ who was an Indian actor, host, and model who primarily works in the Hindi television and film industry. He rose to prominence and gained huge popularity after he emerged as the winner of reality shows Bigg Boss 13 and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7.
He is considered among the elite actors of the industry who sets a mark among the actors of the present era. He was voted as the Bigg Boss Greatest Of All Times (GOAT) across all the previous 13 seasons in a series of polls conducted by Colors TV.
He is fondly called by name of ‘Sid’ by his fans and his dear ones. He arises so much curiosity and interest in the minds of the viewers with his good performance as an actor. Unfortunately, he died on 2 September 2021 at the age of 40 after suffering a heart attack.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 12 December 1980, the handsome hunk with a well-crafted body features a 44″ chest, 34″ waist, and 16.5″ biceps will turn 40 years old in 2020. He looks handsome on-screen in his healthy physique with 80 kg (176 lbs) of weight and a tall height of 6’0 (183 cm). He seems very attractive with his black eyes and black hair.
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Siddharth Shukla is $1.2 Million approx.
Education / Family
Siddharth was born and raised up in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, and belongs to a Hindu-Brahmin family. He was born to his father Ashok Shukla who was a Civil Engineer; an Employee of the Reserve Bank of India and his mother Rita Shukla (Homemaker).
He was also blessed up with two elder sisters whose names are not known. As of his education, he completed his schooling at St. Xavier’s High School, Fort, Mumbai, and further enrolled at Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design to pursue his bachelor’s degree in Interior Design.
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Date Of Birth||12 December 1980|
|Age||40 Years(at the time of death)|
|Place of Death||Cooper Hospital, Mumbai|
|Date of Death||2 September 2021|
|Height||In centimeters – 183 cm
In feet inches – 6’0”
|Weight||In Kilograms – 80 kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
|Profession||Actor and Model|
|School||St. Xavier’s High School, Fort, Mumbai|
|College||Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design|
|Home Town||Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Debut||TV: Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na (2008)
Film: Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014)
|Fathers Name||Ashok Shukla
|Mothers Name||Rita Shukla
|Sister||Preeti Shukla and Neetu Shukla
Career / Fashion And Style
As of his career, he started his career in acting with the TV show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na in 2008 in which he played the role of Shubh Ranawat. After that, he played the role of Veer Vardhan Singh in the TV show Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi in 2009. Thereafter, he appeared in some episodes of Aahat.
Then, he appeared in Love U Zindagi opposite Pavitra Punia in 2011. In the same year, she appeared in an episode of CID. After that, he earned widespread recognition and popularity as District Collector Shivraj Shekhar in the long-running Colors TV social drama series Balika Vadhu. He left this show in 2015.
He participated in the celebrity dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 in 2013 and in the next year made his Bollywood debut in the romantic comedy Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. In this film, he played the character of Angad Bedi, an NRI doctor, and earned an award for “Breakthrough Supporting Performance (Male)” in 2015.
Thereafter, he started hosting Savdhaan India, India’s Got Talent 6, and India’s Got Talent 7 with Bharti Singh. He won the stunt reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 in 2016. He appeared in a Kazakhstan movie, Business in Kazakhstan in 2016. He appeared as Parth Bhanushali in Dil Se Dil Takin 2017.
Siddharth participated in the reality show Bigg Boss 13 in 2019 and emerged as the winner of the show. He was voted the most favorite and most tweeted contestant of Bigg Boss 13.
He gained massive popularity after winning Bigg Boss 13 and bag appearances in two music videos, “Bhula Dunga”, and “Dil Ko Karaar Aaya”. Later in 2021, he made his OTT debut with the web series Broken But Beautiful season 3.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
Reflecting on his personal life, he was not a married man but he dated several beautiful actresses. Initially, he was linked up with actress Drashti Dhami. After that, he dated actress and model Shefali Jariwala. Next, he was rumored with Balika Vadhu co-star Smita Bansal. Thereafter, he was in a rumored relationship with Tanishaa Mukerji in 2016.
After that, he was rumored with other actresses such as Rashami Desai, Akanksha Puri, and Arti Singh. He got strongly linked with actress and singer Shehnaz Gill during Bigg Boss 13 but both never confirmed their relationship.
|Girlfriends||Drashti Dhami (Rumoured)
Smita Bansal (Rumoured)
Tanishaa Mukerji (Rumoured)
Rashami Desai (Rumoured)
Akanksha Puri (Rumoured)
Arti Singh (Rumoured)
Here we are providing you a list of her favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Mithun Chakraborty|
|Favorite Actress||Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit|
|Favorite Street Food||Pav Bhaji|
|Favorite Singer(s)||Hollywood – Fast and Furious
Bollywood – Agneepath, Deewar, Vaastav, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Jab We Met
|Favorite Sport||Paco Rabanne|
|Favorite Destinations||Germany, Spain, Austria|
Some Interesting Facts About Siddharth Shukla
- His license was seized and was fined 2000 (INR) by the Traffic Police for drunken driving on New Year’s Eve.
- He charged a whopping amount of Rs 32 lakhs per week in the Bigg Boss 14.
- He used to consume alcohol and did smoking too.
- In 2004, he emerged as the runner-up in the Gladrags Manhunt competition.
- In his school days, he participated in many Tennis and Football competitions.
- He didn’t like partying and was an introverted person.
- He is a fitness freak and used to hit the gym regularly.
- Since his modeling days, he was a good friend of Bollywood actor John Abraham.
- Siddharth represented India at the World’s Best Model contest held in Turkey in 2005 and win the title beating 40 contestants from across Asia, Latin America, and Europe.
- He entered the Times of India’s Most Desirable Men of 2020 at 11th position.
- He was the 9th most searched personality in India on Google in 2019.
- He along with Shehnaz Gill hit 1 Million as a couple on Instagram with tag #Sidnaaz and became India’s first and World’s second couple to reach this record.