Born on 20th November, 1969, Shilpa Shirodkar was one of the most popular actresses in the 90s. She was born in Bombay. She came into the limelight after been adjudged the winner of the Miss India title in the year 1992. She has a sister named Namratha Shirodkar. Namratha Shirodkar is married to southern film superstar Mahesh Babu. Both of them started their Bollywood career at the same time. Her sister too was adjudged the winner of the Miss India title in the year 1993.

Shilpa Shirodkar comes from a Marathi family background. Her grandmother Meenakshi Shirodkar was a famous Marathi actress. She started her Bollywood career with the 1989 movie “Bhrashtachar”. She played the part of a blind girl in the movie. Her next movie was “Kishen Kanhaiya” featuring Anil Kapoor as the lead actor. She, then, showed in a number of Bollywood movies like Pehchan, Trinetra, Dil Hi To Hai and the most famous among them being “ Khuda Gawah”. She was one of the nominees for best actress in a supporting role category for the same movie. She was widely acclaimed for her roles in movies like Gopi Kishan, Mrityudand, etc.

Recently, Shilpa Shirodkar has turned her way into the television industry. She was seen playing the role of Kamla Bai in the serial “ Ek Mutthi Aasmaan”. Shilpa Shirodkar tied the knot with Apresh Ranjit. He hails from the UK. She then decided to quit her acting career and settled with her husband in the UK. She has a daughter named Anushka.

Shriya Jha

Shriya Jha is a talented Oriya and Telugu actress who has recently made a mark by featuring in popular Hindi tele-serials. Born in Musoorie, Shriya always had a passion for acting and modeling. She began her career as a model when she was chosen for the Telugu flick, Geetha. Her performance in the film was noteworthy, however, this film failed to gain any commercial or critical success. She had also featured in a few Oriya films like ‘Ama Bhitare Kichi Kichi’, ‘Luchakali’ and ‘Satru Sanghar’. ‘Ama Bhitare Kichi Kichi’ is a cult romance, ’Luchakali’ is an action-drama and ‘Shatru Sanghar’ is a romantic drama film. Her roles bucked up her popularity and made her common name in the Oriya Film Industry. However, Shirya wanted to move an extra edge and so, she planned to go for Hindi tele serials. Her superb acting skills bagged her, the leading role of ‘Jhilmil Sitaaron Ka Aangan Hoga’. This serial was launched by Rajshri productions and aired of Sahara One and it gave her huge fame and popularity. Her role of the leading lady, with innocent and cute gestures was loved by one and all.Right after this serial, she was seen in ‘Do Dil Bandhe Ek Dori Se’. This serial was a romantic drama and here she was a part of the supporting cast. After the serial ended, she was further roped for an important role in ‘Uttaran’. Here,  Shriya plays a character which is tinged with the shade of gray. Shriya is currently working in ‘Uttaran’ and she is highly satisfied with her fame and popularity achieved through the serial. In an interview, she mentioned, that she wants to evolve and develop as a mature and impeccably talented actor.

Shriya Jha Hindi Actress