Sidharth Shukla is an Indian actor who works predominantly in the Hindi film and television industries. He made his acting debut in 2008 in the television series Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na, and his movie debut in 2014 in the film Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. He is currently a contestant on the reality television show Bigg Boss 13 which started September 2019.
Sidharth, who has featured in 17 television shows, has starred and appeared as a guest in some, and been a contestant on a number of others.
After Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na in 2008-2009, Sidharth went on to star in Jaane Pehchaane Se... Ye Ajnabbi in the year 2009 to 2010 which was aired on television channel STAR One. He followed it with a guest appearance on Pavitra Rishta in 2010 and then starred in Love U Zindagi in 2011. In 2012, he signed up for Balika Vadhu—Kacchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte and won the GR8! Performer of the Year (Male) award at the Indian Television Academy Awards.
In 2013, Sidharth was a contestant on season 6 of reality television show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, and he then made a guest appearance in 2014 on celebrity television talk show Comedy Nights with Kapil to promote his movie Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. The same year he was a guest on season 7 of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa to support the contestants. In the period 2014-2015, he played host on television crime show Savdhaan India.
2015 TO 2019:
Sidharth was a host on season 6 of reality television show India's Got Talent and a guest on season 9 of reality show Bigg Boss in 2015. In 2016, he competed in reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 and came out the winner, and the same year he was a host on season 7 of India's Got Talent. He then starred in television series Dil Se Dil Tak in 2017 opposite his Bigg Boss 13 co-contestant Rashami Desai.
In 2019, Sidharth had a recurring role in television series Karn Sangini and then was a guest on television dance competition reality show Dance Deewane. From September 29, 2019 he was a contestant on Bigg Boss 13.
Sidharth Shukla was born on December 12, 1980 in Mumbai, Maharashtra to Ashok Shukla and Rita Shukla, and he has two elder sisters. He completed his schooling from St. Xavier's High School and then earned his degree in Interior Designing from Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design.
Sidharth Shukla updates his followers through Twitter - Sidharth Shukla/@sidharth_shukla, and Instagram - Sidharth Shukla/@realsidharthshukla.