On Shamita Shetty Birthday, Let’s discuss the early life and achievements of Shamita Shetty.
Shamita Shetty was born on 2 February 1979. She is an Indian Bollywood entertainer, model, and fashion designer. Made her Hindi debut in the melodic romantic film Mohabbatein (2000), earning her the IIFA Award for Star Presentation of the Year – Female.
She did films including Bewafaa (2005) and Cash (2007). Following this, she partook in a few unscripted tv shows like Bigg Boss 3 (2009) and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (2015). Later, she was a finalist on the trick-based show Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 (2019) and the game reality series Bigg SBoss OTT (2021), and Bigg Boss 15 (2021-2022).
Early Life of Shamita Shetty
Shetty was brought into the world on 2 February 1979 by a Tulu-speaking Bunt family in Mumbai. Her late dad Surendra and her mom Sunanda produced sealed water covers in the drug business. Shilpa Shetty is her senior sister.
She did her tutoring at St. Anthony’s Girls’ High School, Mumbai. After finishing her certification in trade from Sydenham College, Shetty earned a fashion designing diploma from SNDT College, Mumbai.
After this, she began her temporary job with style originator Manish Malhotra, yet Manish saw a flash in her and proposed to prepare her for her acting profession.
In 2011, Shetty chose to follow her energy for the inside plan. Her most memorable performance project was Sovereignty, a club in Mumbai. Afterward, her affection for interior design pushed her to complete a Diploma from the Central Saint Martins and Inchbald School of Design in London.
Shamita Shetty’s Career
She began her acting career in 2000 with the film “Mohabbatein,” which was a commercial success and earned her a Filmfare nomination for Best Female Debut.
After her successful debut, Shamita starred in several films such as “Zeher,” “Cash,” and “Fareb.” Despite receiving positive reviews for her performances, these films were not as successful as “Mohabbatein” at the box office. In 2007, she took a break from acting to focus on her interior design business.
In 2010, Shamita came back to acting with the film “Shabnam Mausi,” in which she played the lead role of a transgender woman. The film received positive reviews from critics and was a critical success.
In addition to her acting career, Shamita is also known for her philanthropic work. She is a Goodwill Ambassador for the Smile Train, an international charity that provides free cleft lip and palate surgery to children in developing countries. She has also been actively involved in several other charitable organizations, such as the Cancer Patients Aid Association and Caring Friends.
In 2012, Shamita participated in the reality TV show “Bigg Boss” as a contestant. She was well-received by the audience and was a finalist on the show.
In 2015, Shamita made a special appearance in the film “Hate Story 2” and in 2016 starred in the Malayalam film “Helen.”
In 2018, she participated in the reality dance show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.”
She is not seen in any movies and is focusing on her interior design business.
Personal Life of Shamita Shetty
Shetty is a wellness and health enthusiast. She effectively advances exercise, contemplation, and yoga. Separated from being an expert inside originator, she likewise appreciates painting.
Awards of Shamita Shetty
- IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Female in 2001 for Mohabbatein
- Best Power Pack Performance of the Year (Reality Show) for Bigg Boss OTT in (2021)
Shamita Shetty is a talented actress who has made a name for herself in the Indian film industry. Despite the ups and downs in her acting career, she has remained grounded and used her fame to support various charitable causes. She is a role model for many aspiring actors and entrepreneurs and continues to inspire her fans through her work both on-screen and off.
We wish you a very very happy birthday Shamita Shetty!