Siddharth Shukla Wiki, Age, Family, Birthday, Girlfriend, Biography & Facts

Siddharth Shukla

Siddharth Shukla aka Sidharth Shukla is an Indian actor who mainly appears in Hindi TV serials. His role, Shivraj Alok Shekhar in the popular TV serial, Balika Vadhu: Kacchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte earned him huge fame.

Family:

He belongs to a Hindu family and was born on 12 December 1980 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His father, Ashok Shukla works with the Reserve Bank of India and his mother, Rita Shukla is a homemaker. He has two elder sisters.

Siddharth Shukla with his mother Rita Shukla
Siddharth Shukla with his mother Rita Shukla (Image Source: Twitter)

Education:

He went to St. Xavier’s High School, Fort in Fort, Mumbai for his schooling and Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design in Mumbai for his graduation in Interior Design.

Career:

During his school days, he used to represent his school in football and tennis. He made his acting debut in 2008 by playing the role of Shubh Ranawat in Sony TV’s serial, Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. After that, he has acted in several TV serials like Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi (2009-2010) as Veer Vardhan Singh, Love U Zindagi (2011) as Rahul Aditya Kashyap, Balika Vadhu: Kacchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte (2012-2015) as Shivraj Alok Shekhar, and Dil Se Dil Tak (2017) as Parth Bhanushali.

Siddharth Shukla in TV serial, Balika Vadhu: Kacchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte
Siddharth Shukla in TV serial, Balika Vadhu: Kacchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte (Image Source: Colors TV)

In 2013, he participated in the dance reality TV show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 6 that was aired on Colors TV. In 2014, he made his Bollywood debut with the film, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, in which he played the role of Angad.

Siddharth Shukla in reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 (2013)
Siddharth Shukla in reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 (Image Source: Colors TV)

He is also the winner of the season 7 of reality and stunt TV show, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (2016). Apart from that, he is a great host and has hosted some TV shows like Savdhaan India (2014-2015) and India’s Got Talent 7 (2016; along with Bharti Singh).

Siddharth Shukla - Winner of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7
Siddharth Shukla – Winner of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 (Image Source: India Today)

Awards:

2012:

Golden Petal Award for Most Lokpriye Face (Male)

Golden Petal Award for Best On Screen Couple on Colors (with Pratyusha Banerjee)

2013:

Golden Petal Award for Most Lokpriye Face (Male)

ITA Award for GR8! Performer of the Year (Male)

2014:

Zee Gold Award for Most Fit Actor (Male)

Stardust Award for Breakthrough Supporting Performance (Male) for the film, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania

2017:

HT Most Stylish Actor

Controversies:

  • In January 2015, he was caught in a drink driving case in Juhu and was fined Rs 2000. The authorities also seized his license at that time.
  • On 21 July 2018, he was arrested by the Mumbai police for hitting three vehicles and ramming his car onto a divider in Oshiwara area of Mumbai. He paid a penalty of Rs 5000 after which he was released.

Interesting Facts:

  • He is a trained dancer.
  • He is a fitness freak and visits gym regularly.

    Siddharth Shukla and Vidyut Jammwal at Gym
    Siddharth Shukla and Vidyut Jammwal at Gym (Image Source: Instagram)

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