|Sidharth Shukla Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||December 12, 1980|
|Date of Death||September 2, 2021|
Sidharth Shukla was an Indian actor, model, dancer, and television host known for being the winner of Bigg Boss 13 as well as Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7. Moreover, he had also gained popularity with his on-screen roles including Angad Bedi in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, Shivraj Alok Shekhar (Shiv) in Balika Vadhu, Parth Bhanushali in Dil Se Dil Tak, Veer Vardhan Singh in Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi, and Rahul Aditya Kashyap in Love U Zindagi.
He was born on December 12, 1980.
On September 2, 2021, he passed away at the age of 40 due to cardiac arrest at Cooper Hospital in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Bombay (Later: Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
He resided in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Sidharth Shukla studied at St. Xavier’s High School, Fort, Mumbai and then attended Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design and received a degree in Interior Design.
Actor, Model, Television Host, Dancer
- Father – Ashok Shukla (Civil Engineer who has worked with the Reserve Bank of India)
- Mother – Rita Shukla
- Siblings – He had 2 older sisters.
6 ft 2 in or 188 cm
89 kg or 196 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Sidharth Shukla had dated –
Race / Ethnicity
Sidharth Shukla was of Indian descent.
- Imposing physique
- Deep voice
Sidharth Shukla had done endorsement work for brands like Kurkure, Bajaj Avenger, ICICI, Digjam, and OPPO India.
He grew up in a Hindu Brahmin household.
Sidharth Shukla Facts
- He became the runner-up of the Gladrags Manhunt and Megamodel Contest in 2004.
- It was in November 2005 that he won the World’s Best Model title.
- Alongside Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, and Ashutosh Rana, Sidharth Shukla co-starred in the 2014 Hindi-language romantic comedy film, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, and this role won him the Stardust Award for “Breakthrough Supporting Performance (Male)” and Television Style Award for “Most Stylish Leap from TV to Films” in 2015.
- He was ranked at the 5th spot on the Times of India‘s “Top 20 Most Desirable Men on Television” list in 2017.
- In the year 2019, Sidharth Shukla became one of the top 10 most searched personalities in India on Google.
- He had also appeared in the music videos for songs like Resham Ka Rumal by Ila Arun, Bhula Dunga by Darshan Raval, and Dil Ko Karaar Aaya by Yasser Desai and Neha Kakkar.
- On March 6, 2020, Sidharth Shukla joined YouTube with his self-titled channel which had accrued more than 500k subscribers.
- He was a major fitness buff.
Featured Image by Sidharth Shukla / Instagram