Siddharth Shukla is one of the most popular contestants of Bigg Boss 13, there are strong chances that he might win Big Boss 13. He has the most focus in the show due to Siddharth’s angry nature. He is favorite contestant of the audience and hence has been saved by the audience a few times. The save him by supporting him.
Even before ‘Bigg Boss’, Siddharth Shukla has done many TV shows, but he has also been in some controversy in his career and personal life. Today we will tell you some such things related to them which you may not know.
Siddharth Shukla is an Indian television actor and model from Mumbai. He made his acting debut in the 2008 Sony TV show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na which was a moderate success. He is known for his roles in shows Love U Zindagi, Balika Vadhu and Dil Se Dil Tak.
In 2014 Shukla made his big-screen debut in a supporting role with Shashank Khaitan’s romantic comedy Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania starring Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt in lead roles.
Shukla was born in Mumbai to Ashok Shukla, a civil engineer working with the Reserve Bank of India and Rita Shukla. He has two elder sisters. His family originally hails from Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh. Shukla did his schooling from St. Xavier’s High School, Fort and later completed his degree in Interior Design from Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design. Shukla has described himself to be very athletic as a child, and represented his school in tennis and football.
Siddharth Shukla was born on 12 December 1960 in Mumbai. Siddhartha lost his father Ashok Shukla in his childhood. After which he and his two sisters were raised by their mother Rita Shukla alone.
Siddharth Shukla was good looking and stylish since his childhood but he was not interested in modeling or acting. Siddharth always felt that he would do some job or business when he grew up and that is why he used to pay more attention to his studies.
Being Stylish since childhood, people of the neighborhood used to talk about Siddharth. Similarly, when Siddharth’s mother saw an advertisement about the modeling competition in a newspaper, she asked Siddharth to take part in it.
Siddharth got nervous on hearing this, because like every teenager, he only knew how to style at school and at home and thus it was very difficult for him to do modeling in front of people. According to Siddharth, he went to that modeling competition without any portfolio and interest and his selection was also done there.
In the year 2007, Siddharth won that modeling competition and by this competition he was sent to the biggest modeling competition in the world in 2008 in Turkey. And then that was what no Indian had done till that time. Siddharth Shukla won the modeling competition, beating the models from all the countries. .
After winning the competition, Siddharth started getting a lot of work in the modeling world. Siddharth then began auditioning for a television commercial. He got his first television commercial for Fair and Lovely Cream. It was because of this advertisement that Siddharth got his first television serial ‘Babul Ka Aangan’.
Siddharth Shukla was seen in many more TV shows after this, but his most successful show was ‘Balika Vadhu’ at that time, in which he was well liked by the audience as the character of Shivraj Shekhar.
Siddharth’s career boomed when he participated in the 6th season of ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ in 2013 when Karan Johar was the judge of that show. Seeing the personality of Siddharth Shukla, Karan Johar offered him the character of Alia Bhatt’s fiance Angad Bedi in his film Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. It was the first film of Siddharth’s career.
However, in the early days of his career, Siddharth also did a B grade film ‘I Am in Love’ which was never released. After doing the film, Siddharth took a break from television serials after which he was seen as the anchor in ‘Savdhan India’.
In 2015, Siddharth was seen in season 7 of ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ and finally he won the show as well. In the year 2014, he turned the lead of the famous television serial ‘Dil Se Dil Tak’, turning his attention towards the TV serial. In this successful show, the audience liked the pair of Rashmi Desai and Siddharth Shukla.
Apart from the screen, there have also been many controversies in Siddharth’s personal life. In the year 2014, he was convicted of drink and drive. Apart from this, in 2014, he also had a car accident in which a man was also hurt. For this reason, Siddharth was arrested by the police and later got bail.