Shilpa Shetty had a dream of performing a Mujra dance and the dream came true in the Zara Nachke Dikha Season 2, in 2010.
Born on 8th June 1975 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Shilpa Shetty belongs to Bunt community in Mangalore. The community speaks Tulu language. Shilpa’s younger sister Shamita is also an actress.
A student of St. Anthony’s High School in Mumbai, Shilpa graduated from Podar College. Sports and dance had been passion for Shilpa from the early childhood. Trained in Bharathnatyam, Shilpa is also a black belt in karate apart from being the captain of her school’s volleyball team.
Before Akshay Kumar married actress Twinkle Khanna Shilpa Shetty was having an affair with him. She was later linked with a married director Anubhav Sinha.
Shilpa Shetty’s debut movie was Baazigar (1993) which was the biggest hit of the year. The movie featured Shaha Rukh Khan as a villain for the first time. Akshay Kumar starrer Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994) was also a successful movie of Shilpa. Other movies like Hathkadi, Chote Sarkar and Himmat, Dus, Insaaf and Zameer moderate success in her acting career.