Over the period of time many people got popular due to a TV show called Big Boss. Today, we are going to talk about one such personality, whose name is attached to a big boss’s history. In this article, we are going to talk about  Siddharth Shukla, his acting career, controversy, and many more. So stay tuned and read the article to the last page.

    Who is Siddharth Shukla?

    Siddharth Shukla was an Indian model and actor born on 12 December 1980 (Friday). In Turkey in 2005, he became the first Asian to win the title of “World’s Best Model.” In 2004, He finished second in the Gladrags Manhunt Contest. He starred in a lot of commercials before making his acting debut in the 2008 Sony TV series “Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na.” He went on to appear in other shows like “Dil Se Dil Tak“, “Jaane Pehchaane Se Ye Ajnabbi“, “Love U Zindagi“, and “Balika Vadhu“. Along with being a competitor on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, he also won the Indian reality shows Khatron ke Khiladi and Bigg Boss. He appeared in the 2014 film Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania as an Angad Bedi.

    Siddharth Shukla Wiki

    NameSiddharth Shukla
    Profession(s)Actor, Model
    Famous ForPlaying the role of ‘Shivraj Shekhar’ in “Balika Vadhu”Being the winner of Bigg Boss 13
    Date of Birth12 December 1980 (Friday)
    BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Date of Death2 September 2021
    Place of DeathCooper Hospital, Mumbai
    Age (at the time of death)40 Years
    Death CauseHeart Attack Note: Reportedly, he was brought dead to the hospital.
    Zodiac signSagittarius
    HometownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Net worth$2 Million

    Siddharth Shukla Age

    Siddharth Shukla was born on December 12, 1980 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. But unfortunately, Shukla passed away on September 2, 2021 at the age of 40 after a heart attack

    Early Life and Education 

    He has two older sisters and was the family’s youngest kid. He attended Mumbai’s St. Xavier’s High School for his education. He graduated from the Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design with a bachelor’s degree in interior design. He was an excellent athlete who had competed against AC Milan (an Italian football club) when he was 19 years old. He was the first Asian and Indian to win the title of “World’s Best Model,” which was held in Turkey in 2005. After defeating forty competitors from Asia, Latin America, and Europe, he was crowned the winner.

    SchoolSt. Xavier’s High School, Mumbai
    CollegeRachana Sansad School of Interior Design


    He made his acting debut in the television series “Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na” in 2008. He also starred in a number of Indian television series, including “Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi” and “Love U Zindagi.” He portrayed the district collector in the 2012 film “Balika Vadhu.” Everyone adored his part, and he received a great deal of affection, acclaim, and popularity around the country.

    Along with several other honors, He was named the Indian Television Academy (ITA) AwardsGR8! Performer of the Year (Male)” winner. In the supporting part of “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania,” a Dharma Production film from 2014, Sidharth made his Bollywood debut. He took first place in the stunt reality program “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7” in 2016. He was also the 2019 winner of the renowned reality series “Bigg Boss 13” in colors. He made several TV appearances. His final show was as a guest of Shehnaaz Gill on “Dance Deewane 3.”

    Physical Measurements

    Siddharth Shukla had a striking presence, standing 6 feet 2 inches (188 cm) tall and weighing 165 pounds (75 kg). His striking black eyes and hair contributed to his captivating allure. He had a toned body, measuring 42 inches across the chest, 32 inches around the waist, and 16 inches around the biceps.

    Height6 feet 2 Inches
    Weight75 Kg
    Hair ColorBlack
    Eye ColorBlack
    Body MeasurementsChest: 42 InchesWaist: 32 InchesBiceps: 16 Inches


    Sidharth’s family included his late father, Ashok Shukla, a civil engineer at the Reserve Bank of India, and his mother, Rita Shukla, a homemaker. His two older sisters, Neetu and Preeti Shukla, followed separate career paths. Siddharth Shukla never married and had a history of rumored relationships with other celebrities in the industry, such as Shehnaaz Gill, Drashti Dhami, Shefali Jariwala, Smita Bansal, Tanishaa Mukerji, Rashami Desai, Akanksha Puri, and Arti Singh.

    FatherLate Ashok Shukla (Employee of the Reserve Bank of India)
    MotherRita Shukla (Homemaker)
    SisterPreeti Shukla (eldest)Neetu Shukla (elder; senior manager at Nucleus Office Parks, Mumbai)

    Cause of death

    Siddharth Shukla passed away after suffering a heart attack. According to reports, he was feeling a little unwell the night before, and his mother gave him some medication and put him to sleep. However, later on, his condition worsened, and Cooper Hospital was consulted.

    Siddharth Shukla’s Controversy

    • According to rumors, Shilpa Shinde, his first famous girlfriend, broke up with Shukla after she claimed he had beaten her and thrown her out of a car.
    • His license was revoked and he was fined 2000 (INR) by the Mumbai Traffic Police for chunken driving on New Year’s Eve.
    • Sidharth was detained by the Mumbai Police in 2018 for reckless driving. He was accused under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections 279, 337, and 427. After paying a fine of Rs. 5000, he was freed.
    • During his time in Balika Vadhu, Sidharth had a falling out with actor Shashank Vyas over his share of the serial’s roles.
    • Sidharth is frequently criticised for arriving late to his show sets and for raising a commotion with his strange demands.
    • On the sets of the television series “Dil Se Dil Tak,” he allegedly got into a fight with his co-star Rashami Desai as well. Because Rashami’s vanity vehicle was larger than his, he declined to film for the show.
    • The media even attacked Sidharth for misbehaving toward a member of the press. Sidharth reportedly took off his microphone and left the interview when a reporter attempted to question him about the reports that he had tantrums on the sets of his shows.

    Awards and Achievement 

    Siddharth accomplished a lot and received several awards for his outstanding efforts. He was named the fittest male actor and winner of the 2014 Zee Gold Award. Later in 2015, he received the Stardust Award for breakthrough supporting performance (male) for his work in “Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania.”

    Net Worth

    Siddharth Shukla is worth 2 million dollars. The Indian actor Siddharth started out in TV dramas before BIGG BOSS helped him become a household name. He was Bigg Boss Champion. He is among the most paid actors on Big Boss.

    Facts About Siddharth Shukla :

    • His parents were from Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, and he was born in Mumbai into a modest family.
    • He participated in numerous football and tennis tournaments on behalf of his school.
    • He wanted to be an interior designer in college, but changed his mind after discovering that modeling offered more opportunities.
    • He made his acting debut in the 2008 show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na, playing the lead role.
    • He has appeared in TV shows such as ‘Jaane Pehchaane Se… Yeh Ajnabi’, ‘Pavitra Rishta’, ‘Love U Zindagi’, and ‘Dil Se Dil Tak’.
    • Siddharth Shukla has been a close friend of Bollywood actor John Abraham since their modeling days.
    • On February 15, 2020, he was announced as the Bigg Boss 13 winner. In second and third place, respectively, were Asim Riaz and Shehnaaz Gill.
    • He died on September 2, 2021, of a heart attack, at the age of forty.


    Lets sum up! Siddharth Shukla was an acclaimed Indian actor and model who rose to fame with roles in TV shows like “Balika Vadhu” and reality shows like “Bigg Boss 13.” Known for his captivating presence, he won numerous awards and left a lasting impact on the entertainment industry.