Shamita Shetty (born 2 February 1979) is an Indian interior designer, former film actress and model. She is the younger sister of Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty.She worked once with her sister Shilpa Shetty in Fareb in that same year. She was a contestant on Bigg Boss (Season 3) on Colors TV. She opted out of the show for her sister Shilpa’s wedding. She was out of the show on 14 November 2009 (day 41) after staying for 6 weeks.
On 14 June 2011, Shetty announced her retirement from acting to start a career in interior design. In 2015, she participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded.
|Real Name||Shamita Shetty|
|Profession||Actress and Interior designer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 5″
|Weight||in Kilograms- 53 Kg
in Pounds- 117 lbs
|Date of Birth||2 February 1979|
|Age (as in 2016)||37 Years|
|Birth Place||Chembur, Mumbai, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aquarius|
|School||Saint Anthony’s Girls’ High School, Mumbai|
|College||Sydenham College, Mumbai
SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of Commerce
Diploma in Fashion Designing
|Debut||Film Debut: Mohabbatein (2000)
TV Debut: Bigg Boss 3 (2009)
|Family||Father– Surendra Shetty
Mother– Sunanda Shetty
Sister– Shilpa Shetty
|Controversies||A huge controversy raised when a photographer took her photo in a very awkward wardrobe malfunction.|
|Favourite Food||Pasta with arrabbiata sauce, apple pie and chocolates|
|Favourite Actor||Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Ranveer Singh and R Madhavan|
|Favourite Restaurant||Frangipani in Mumbai|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
Shamita Shetty Unknown Facts:
- Does Shamita Shetty smoke?: No
- Does Shamita Shetty drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Shamita won the 2001 IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year, for the film Mohabbatein.
- In 2009, she participated in Bigg Boss 3, but left the show in mid-way because of her sister Shilpa Shetty’s wedding.
- Since 2011, she discontinued acting and started working as an interior designer.
- She also participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8 in 2015.