Sidharth Shukla Biography, Net Worth, Height, Age, Death, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Career And More

Sidharth Shukla Biography: Indian actor, host, and model Sidharth Shukla was born on December 12, 1980, and passed away on September 2, 2021. He primarily acted in Hindi movies and television shows. His roles in Dil Se Dil Tak, Broken But Beautiful 3, and Balika Vadhu made him well-known. He became the winner of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 and Bigg Boss 13 reality shows. He was the host of India’s Got Talent and Savdhaan Indi. In December 2005, he emerged victorious over 40 competitors hailing from Europe, Asia, and Latin America as the World’s Best Model. With a leading part in the 2008 production of Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na, he made his acting debut. Shukla debuted in Bollywood in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014) in a supporting role.

Sidharth Shukla Biography

Sidharth Shukla’s life story is a testament to his remarkable journey filled with highs and lows, triumphs, and challenges. His towering presence in the entertainment industry will forever be etched in our memories. From his towering height to his charismatic persona, Sidharth Shukla’s impact transcends beyond the screen. His legacy will continue to inspire generations to come, reminding us that true greatness lies not only in accomplishments but also in the hearts touched along the way. May his spirit live on, a beacon of light for all who knew him and all who were moved by his extraordinary essence.

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Sidharth Shukla’s life story is a testament to hard work, talent, and resilience. From his early days to his rise to stardom, his journey has inspired many. His charisma on screen and dedication to his craft have won the hearts of fans worldwide. As we celebrate his achievements and remember his legacy, let’s take a moment to appreciate the impact he had on so many lives. Sidharth Shukla will always be remembered as a shining star in the entertainment industry, leaving behind a remarkable legacy that will continue to inspire generations to come.

Who is Sidharth Shukla?

Sidharth Shukla was an Indian actor, host and model who mostly appeared in Hindi television and films. He was known for his roles in Balika Vadhu, Broken But Beautiful 3 and Dil Se Dil Tak. He emerged as the winner of reality shows Bigg Boss 13 and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7.

Born: 12 December 1980, Mumbai

Died: 2 September 2021 (age 40 years), Mumbai

Parents: Rita Shukla, Ashok Shukla

Height: 1.83 m

Sidharth Shukla Biography Details

Born12 December 1980

Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Died2 September 2021 (aged 40)

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Alma materRachana Sansad School of Interior Design, Mumbai
  • Actor
  • host
  • model
Years active2004–2021
Known for
  • Balika Vadhu
  • Broken But Beautiful 3
  • Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania
  • Bigg Boss 13
  • Dil Se Dil Tak
  • Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7

Life and career

Sidharth Shukla was born on December 12, 1980, into a Hindu Brahmin family in Bombay, which is now Mumbai. His parents are Rita Shukla, a homemaker, and Ashok Shukla, a civil engineer who works for the Reserve Bank of India.The original home of his family was in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. During his modeling career, he lost his father to a lung illness.He has two older sisters. Shukla received his bachelor’s degree in interior design from Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design and attended St. Xavier’s High School in Fort, Mumbai. Shukla played football and tennis for his school and has described himself as an extremely active youngster.

He participated in Festa Italiana by playing against the under-19 squad of Italian football club AC Milan while they were in Mumbai. Shukla spent a few years working for an interior design firm following the completion of her bachelor’s degree in interior design. Shukla finished second in the Gladrags Manhunt and Megamodel Contest in 2004. He was featured in the Ila Arun song “Resham Ka Rumal” music video. He competed in the World’s Best Model competition in Turkey in 2005, representing India, and became the first Asian and Indian to win the title, defeating 40 other competitors from Latin America, Europe, and Asia.Following his victory, he starred in commercials for Digjam, ICICI, and Bajaj Avenger.

In the media

In 2014, he was named one of Rediff’s Television’s Top 10 Actors and received the Gold Awards’ Most Fit Actor award . Shukla arrived at number 34 on the Times of India’s 2013 list of the Most Desirable Men of the Year. He went on to rank 33rd in 2014, 44th in 2017, 41st in 2018, 15th in 2019, and 11th in 2020. In the Times of India’s Top 20 Most Desirable Men on Television in 2017 and 2018, he came in fifth and seventh place, respectively. In the Times 20 Most Desirable Men on Television in 2019 and 2020, he was placed first time around. He was named the 2017 Most Stylish TV Personality by Hindustan Times.He was also ranked 10th in the exclusive list of the Top 12 Indians later in the year.


Shukla died on 2 September 2021 after suffering a heart attack at the age of 40.

Siddharth Shukla Net Worth

Siddharth Shukla was a popular actor who garnered huge popularity after winning Bigg Boss season 13. The actor was well-known for his role in shows like Balika Vadhu and Dil Se Dil Tak. Reportedly, Siddharth Shukla’s net worth is estimated to be around Rs 50 Crore (Source:


Profession(s)Actor, Model
Famous For• Playing the role of ‘Shivraj Shekhar’ in “Balika Vadhu”
• Being the winner of Bigg Boss 13

Physical Stats & More

Heightin centimeters188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6’ 2″
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Body Measurements (approx.)– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 32 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches

Sidharth Shukla Career

DebutFilm: Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014) as Angad Bedi
TV: Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na (2008) as Shubh Ranawat
Web-Series: Broken But Beautiful 3 (2021) as Agastya Rao
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)
• 2 Gold Awards for Style Icon of Television Industry (Male) and Style Icon of Social Media (Male) in 2020

Sidharth Shukla Personal Details

Date of Birth12 December 1980 (Friday)
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Date of Death2 September 2021
Place of DeathCooper Hospital, Mumbai
Age (at the time of death)40 Years
Death CauseHeart Attack
Note: Reportedly, he was brought dead to the hospital.
Zodiac signSagittarius
HometownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
SchoolSt. Xavier’s High School, Fort, Mumbai
College/UniversityRachana Sansad School of Interior Design
Educational QualificationGraduation in Interior Designing
AddressCasuarina A, New Link Road, Andheri West, 400053, Mumbai, Maharashtra
HobbiesGymming, Travelling
Food HabitTurned Non-Vegetarian
Controversies• Reportedly, his first celebrity girlfriend Shilpa Shinde accused him of beating her and throwing her out of a car, after which she broke up with Shukla.

• He was fined 2000 (INR) by the Traffic Police in Mumbai for drunken driving on New Year’s Eve, and his license was seized.
• In 2018, Sidharth was arrested by the Mumbai Police for rash driving. He was charged under sections 279, 337, and 427 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and was released after paying a penalty of Rs. 5000.
• During his stint in Balika Vadhu, Sidharth got into a cold war with actor, Shashank Vyas, over his share of role in the serial.
• Sidharth was not on talking terms with his Balika Vadhu co-star, Toral Rasputra.
• There was also a rift between Sidharth and his Dil Se Dil Tak co-star, Kunal Verma. Kunal criticised the actor for his bad behaviour on the sets of the show. He said, “Kunal said, “He is an unprofessional maniac and a psycho. I think he needs psychiatric treatment again. I heard he had gone to rehab once and I think he needs to visit it again.”
• Sidharth is often criticised for being late on the sets of his shows and for creating a ruckus with his bizarre demands.
• Reportedly, he also got into a fight with his co-star, Rashami Desai, on the sets of the serial “Dil Se Dil Tak.” He refused shooting for the show as his vanity van was smaller than that of Rashami.
• Sidharth was even criticised by the media for his bad behaviour with a media person. Apparently, when a reporter tried to ask him about the news of him throwing tantrums on the sets of his shows, Sidharth removed his mic and walked out of the interview.

Sidharth Shukla Relationships 

Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends• Shilpa Shinde (Actor)
• Drashti Dhami (Rumoured; Actor)
• Shefali Jariwala (Actor; Dancer)
• Smita Bansal (Rumoured; Actor)
• Tanishaa Mukerji (Rumoured; Actor)
• Rashami Desai (Rumoured; Actor)
• Akanksha Puri (Rumoured; Actor and Model)
• Arti Singh (Rumoured; Actor)
• Shehnaaz Gill (Actress and Singer)

Sidharth Shukla Family

ParentsFather- Late Ashok Shukla (Civil Engineer; Employee of the Reserve Bank of India)
Mother- Rita Shukla (Homemaker)
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister(s)- 2
Preeti Shukla (eldest)
Neetu Shukla (elder; senior manager at Nucleus Office Parks, Mumbai)


FoodPav Bhaji and Daal-Rice
ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Mithun Chakraborty
ActressesSridevi, Madhuri Dixit
FilmsBollywood- Agneepath, Deewar, Vaastav, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Jab We Met
Hollywood- Fast and Furious
PerfumePaco Rabanne
Travel DestinationsGermany, Spain, Austria

Style Quotient

Car Collection• BMW X5
• Black Sapphire Paint Finish SUV X5
Bike CollectionBobber Style Harley Davidson 

Money Factor

Salary (approx.)Rs. 60,000/episode

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