Who is Shilpa Shetty and what is her net worth 2018? It’s been 24 years since Baazigar released. Kitaabein Bahut Si is still fresh in memory of Bollywood fans. The happening chemistry of Shilpa Shetty and Shah Rukh Khan was much appreciated. Shilpa Shetty is a Bollywood actress, former supermodel, producer and also the winner of British really show Big Boss. She was born in Mangalore.
Shilpa Shetty was born to Surendra and Sunanda Shetty on 8th June 1975 in Mangalore. Her parents are in the business of manufacturing tamper-proof water caps for the pharmaceutical industry. Shilpa also has a younger sister named Shamita, who is also a Bollywood actress. Shilpa’s hobbies include dancing, cooking, gym workout and also practising yoga. She is also fond of diamond jewelry.
During her Bollywood acting career, she had encountered few controversies like non-bailable arrest warrant for obscene posting, Richard Gere hugging and kissing during AIDS awareness event, and so on.
Shilpa Shetty had affairs with Akshay Kumar and Anubhav Sinha before her marriage. Later, she got married to the London-based businessman, Raj Kundra, in the year 2009. She is blessed with a baby boy named Viaan. Once, Shilpa was blamed by her husband’s ex-wife who thinks that Shilpa was the main reason for divorce.
Shilpa Shetty was a student of St. Anthony Girls’ High School, Chembur Mumbai. Later, she did her graduation from Ramniranjan Anandilal Podar College of Commerce and Economics, Matunga Mumbai. During her academics, she had participated in various sports activities like Volleyball, Karate, and others. She was the captain of the volleyball school team. Also, she had actively participated in the cultural dance events at school level like Bharatnatyam.
The actress did a few modelling assignments when she was 16 & completed her class 10th board exams in the year 1991. She then got a break in Bollywood. Her debut movie was Baazigar, co-starring Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Siddharth Ray, Johnny Lever, and Raakhee. The movie was released in the year 1993.
Net Worth of Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty has a net worth of $20 million. With a sling of business in the wellness and fitness industry, Bollywood industry, she has managed to prove her worth. She is married to an entrepreneur, Raj Kundra. Raj Kundra is a London-based businessman with a net worth of INR 2500 crores.
Unlike other celebrities, Shilpa Shetty loves to spend a luxurious life with her husband. Their house is located in Weybridge, Surrey, United Kingdom. Also, she is the owner of plush homes in Mumbai and Noida. Further, she also possesses an apartment in Burj Khalifa, Dubai.
Featuring her luxury cars, Shilpa Shetty owns top notch SUVs like Audi Q7 and Audi Q8, stunning Lamborghini Gallardo, and Bentley Continental which shows her lavish lifestyle. Do we need to say more?
Shilpa Shetty is the proud owner of Rajasthan Royals team in the Indian Premier League (IPL), in partnership with husband Raj Kundra. According to evidence, the team was purchased for a whopping 100 crores.
Further, the duo has entered into the market of consumer durables and is all set to launch a new range of mobile phones named after their son Viaan.
Shilpa Shetty is the co-founder of Iosis Wellness Center which has various franchises across India. Shilpa Shetty is also said to venture into the field of yoga, alongside Indian Premier League. Her venture includes a joint venture with VLCC to offer yoga and physiotherapy services in India and abroad. The actress dreams at a huge business aspect (joint venture) as to spread it across the country in the name of YaP Yoga Private Limited.
One of India’s most popular, fittest and high-profile celebrities, Shilpa Shetty puts forward the best example of the beauty with the brain. She is an actress, a model, a fitness freak and also an immensely successful business tycoon.
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