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Who was Siddharth Shukla?

Sidharth Shukla, 12 December 1980 – 2 September 2021, was an Indian actor, host, and model who appeared in Hindi television and films. He was known for his roles in Broken But Beautiful 3Balika Vadhu, and Dil Se Dil Tak. He emerged as the winner of reality shows Bigg Boss 13 and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7. He hosted Savdhaan India and India’s Got Talent. He died after suffering a heart attack at Cooper Hospital, Mumbai.

He won the World’s Best Model title in December 2005 beating 40 other participants from across Asia, Latin America, and Europe. He made his acting debut with a lead role in the 2008 show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. In 2014, Shukla made his Bollywood debut in a supporting role in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania.

Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla passes away

Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla passes away

Actor Sidharth Shukla passed died on Thursday, an official at the Cooper Hospital here said. He was 40. Shukla suffered a massive heart attack in the morning it is learned.

He is survived by his mother and two sisters. This news came as a shock for his fans as the actor recently appeared on reality shows Bigg Boss OTT and Dance Deewane 3 with rumored girlfriend Shehnaaz Gill. Siddharth, the winner of Bigg Boss 13 was a popular face of showbiz and has been a part of films like Humpty Sharma Ke Dulhania.

The actor’s last screen outing was Ekta Kapoor’s popular show ‘Broken But Beautiful 3’ in which he played the role of Agastya.

As soon as the news of Sidharth Shukla’s death came, a lot of celebrities, as well as his fans, flooded Twitter with condolence posts.

Siddharth Shukla Biography, Wiki

Actor Siddharth Shukla Biography
NicknameSid
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 centimeters– 183 cm
in meters– 1.83 m
in feet inches– 6’
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm: Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014) as Angad Bedi

TV: Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na (2008) as Shubh Ranawat
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)
Personal Life
Date of Birth12 December 1980 (Friday)
Age (as in 2019)39 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac signSagittarius
NationalityIndian
HometownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
SchoolSt. Xavier’s High School, Fort, Mumbai
College/UniversityRachana Sansad School of Interior Design
Educational QualificationGraduation in Interior Designing
ReligionHinduism
CasteBrahmin
HobbiesGymming, Travelling
Controversies• 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, Siddharth 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, Siddharth got into a cold war with actor, Shashank Vyas, over his share of roles in the serial.

• Siddharth was not on talking terms with his Balika Vadhu co-star, Toral Rasputra.

• There was also a rift between Siddharth 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.”
• Siddhart 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 to shoot for the show as his vanity van was smaller than that of Rashami.

• Siddharth 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, Siddharth removed his mic and walked out of the interview.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends• Drashti Dhami (Rumoured)

• Shefali Jariwala

• Smita Bansal (Rumoured)

• Tanishaa Mukerji (Rumoured)

• Rashami Desai (Rumoured)

• Akanksha Puri (Rumoured)

• Arti Singh (Rumoured)
Family
Wife/SpouseN/A
ParentsFather– Ashok Shukla (Civil Engineer; Employee of the Reserve Bank of India)
Mother– Rita Shukla (Homemaker)
SiblingsBrother– None
Sister(s)– 2 (Names Not Known, elder)
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodPav Bhaji
Favourite ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Mithun Chakraborty
Favourite ActressesSridevi, Madhuri Dixit
Favourite FilmsBollywood– Agneepath, Deewar, Vaastav, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Jab We Met
Hollywood– Fast and Furious
Favourite PerfumePaco Rabanne
Favourite Travel DestinationsGermany, Spain, Austria
Favourite ColourWhite
Style Quotient
Car CollectionBMW X5
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)Rs. 60,000/episode

Siddharth Shukla Career

Siddharth Shukla started his acting career in 2008 with Sony TV’s “Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na,” in which he played the role of ‘Shubh Ranawat.’ Next, he appeared in TV serials “Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi,” “Pavitra Rishta,” and “Love U Zindagi.”

In 2012, he played the role of ‘Shivraj Shekhar’ in Colors TV’s “Balika Vadhu” and earned wide popularity. Subsequently, he participated in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6.”

Siddharth Shukla on Balika Vadhu

He made his film debut in 2014 by playing the role of ‘Angad Bedi’ in the Bollywood film “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania.” His performance in the film was liked by the audience and won him an award for Breakthrough Supporting Performance (Male) in the 2015 Stardust Awards.

He has also appeared as a host in TV shows like “Savdhaan India” and “India’s Got Talent 7.” In 2016, he won the reality show “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7.”

He has also appeared as a host in TV shows like “Savdhaan India” and “India’s Got Talent 7.” In 2016, he won the reality show “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7.”

In 2019, he entered the game reality show “Bigg Boss 13” as a contestant.

Interesting Facts About Siddharth Shukla

  • Does Siddharth Shukla alcohol?: Yes
  • Siddharth Shukla was born into a modest family in Mumbai.
  • His family has its roots in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Siddharth represented his school in many Tennis and Football competitions.
  • In his college days, he wanted to be an interior designer but he changed his line as he found more scope in modelling.
  • He was the runner-up in the Gladrags Manhunt competition in 2004.
  • He has appeared in many TV serials like “Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi,” “Pavitra Rishta,” “Love U Zindagi,” and “Dil Se Dil Tak.” Siddharth Shukla in Dil Se Dil Tak
  • He received immense popularity after playing the role of ‘Shivraj Shekhar’ in Colors TV’s “Balika Vadhu.”
  • He has hosted the TV shows like “Savdhaan India” and “India’s Got Talent 7.”
  • He has a keen interest in politics.
  • During an interview, Siddharth revealed that he was an introvert and didn’t like partying.
  • He is very particular about his fitness and visits the gym regularly.
  • In January 2014, Siddharth apparently signed a 3-film contract with Karan Johar‘s production house, Dharma Productions.
  • Siddharth Shukla is a good friend of the Bollywood actor, John Abraham, since his modelling days.
  • He was declared as the winner of Bigg Boss 13 on 15 February 2020. Asim Riaz and Shehnaz Kaur Gill bagged second and third position, respectively. Siddharth Shukla- Winner of Bigg Boss 13

Who was Siddharth Shukla?

Sidharth Shukla, 12 December 1980 – 2 September 2021, was an Indian actor, host, and model who appeared in Hindi television and films. He was known for his roles in Broken But Beautiful 3Balika Vadhu, and Dil Se Dil Tak. He emerged as the winner of reality shows Bigg Boss 13 and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7

How did Siddharth Shukla die?

He died after suffering a heart attack at Cooper Hospital, Mumbai.

What was the debut film of Siddharth Shukla?

Humpty Sharma ki Dulhaniya.

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