The stunning and breath-taking, Shenaz Treasurywala, also known as Shenaz Treasury, is an actress, Travel writer, and an Indian model. She was born in a Parsi family, where her father was merchant marine engineer. She did her schooling at St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai and graduated in the year 2000. She studied method acting in
at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. She also took a writing course at NYU. She was first seen by a photographer during her maiden year in college. She did her first modeling assignment for the soft drink, Gold Spot.
She was hired by MTV to work as a VJ for the show “MTV’s most wanted,” before which she did advertising for big shot companies like Akai and Philips.
Her debut in films was in a Telugu film called Eduruleni Manishi in 2001. In 2003, she acted in a Bollywood film called Ishq Vishk, where she was nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the Filmfare Film Awards. In 2009, she acted in Radio and
Aagey Se Right
, where she was critically acclaimed for her acting. She also wrote and appeared in the 2011 movie Luv Ka The End. In 2011, she acted as Rama Patel in One Life to Live, an American soap opera. Her role in
and Main Aur Mr. Right is one which we would never forget. She is also very publicly open about her feminism.
In December 2014, she wrote a letter to a few of the most powerful people in India, including the prime minister about women’s safety. She is very fond of travelling and writing. She has written many travel articles for Femina, Elle, and Cosmopolitan. In 2010, she was a host for the culturally inclined show Culture Shock on Travel Channel. She is also a contributor and a panelist for The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, which airs on Comedy Central.
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Shehnaz Treasury is a glamorous Indian Bollywood Actress, model, and a travel writer. She is a Zoroastrianian by religion. This is one of the oldest religions prevailing in the world. She was born in a Parsi family. She has completed her schooling from St. Xavier’s College in the year 2000.
In the year 2001, she moved to New York City to study method of acting and also did a writing course at the New York University. Her father is a merchant machine engineer. This glamour had caught the eye of a photographer as a fresher in the college. She got her first modeling assignment for a soft drink named Gold Spot. Not only these, but popular brands like Philips and Akai. She was then hired as Video Jockey for MTV’s Most Wanted show. She made her debut in a Telugu movie released in the year 2001 named Eduruleni Manishi.
She made her Bollywood debut with the film Ishq Vishq starring
in the lead. She managed to get a Film Fare Nomination for this performance. Not only acting but her passion for travel made her write travel diaries and articles for magazines like Femina, Cosmopolitan, and Elle. Since 2010, she resides in Mumbai and hosts the show Culture Shock on the travel channel. She gained popularity through her work and dedication. She made a visit to India where she was offered Ishq Vishk. In 2009, she emerged in the flicks like Aagey se right and Radio.
Not only in movies, Shehnaz is also active in social activities, portraying her bravery she wrote open letter to delegates like
and many others including Bollywood star Mr. Bachchan regarding women safety in the country. Her favorite activities are jet skiing and sneaking and also mid-night snacking.