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Siddharth Shukla: Life, Career, and everything you need to know

It breaks my heart to write this article because Siddharth Shukla, the rising star of television is dead. This news is numbing and heart-breaking. The man who was so fit, so dedicated towards his work, so handsome and popular, has left this world all of a sudden. This news is has left everyone wondering, how life can be over in a second. One day you are all happy, fit and planning your future and the next day you are no more. This is what has happened to Siddharth Shukla. His death is very unbelievable. It’s as if he disappeared out of thin air.

Let’s dive into the life of Siddharth Shukla. He was born in 12 December,1980 to a Hindu- Brahmin family in Mumbai. He attended Mumbai’s St. Xavier School and was an athletic person from his childhood. He graduated in Interior Designing from Rachna Sansad School of Interior Design. He has a mother and two sisters. His father died of a lung disorder during his modelling days.

He entered the world of glamour as a model and then in 2008 bagged his first lead role on TV in the show ‘Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na’ on Sony TV with Aastha Chaudhary as the leading lady. He rose to fame in 2012 when he appeared on ‘Balika Vadhu’ as Shivraj Shekhawat opposite Pratyusha Banerjee. The show gave him the required fame and after that there was no looking back for him. Then in 2013 he participated in dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 6’. He even hosted ‘ Savdhaan India’ and ‘India’s Got Talent 7’.

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In 2014 he made his way to the big screen when he played the character of Angad Bedi in Dharma Productions backed ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dhulhania’ alongside Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt. In 2016 he participated in reality show ‘Fear factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7’ and won the show. Then in 2019 he entered the Bigg Boss 13 house as a contestant and won that show also. This was the reason he was the king of reality shows. In the Bigg Boss house he became close friends with actress Shehnaaz Gill and their chemistry was loved by fans. The fans had also given them the name “Sidnaaz”.

They were also rumoured to be dating but neither of them confirmed anything. The two of them also starred in Drashan Raval’s music video of the song ‘Bhula Dunga’ which came out in 2020. He made his OTT debut this year with Alt Balaji’s show ‘Broken But Beautiful’.

According to sources he was also in talks with many producers regarding his upcoming movies and shows. He was also working on some projects which now are stranded with him leaving the world so soon. He was a great actor an we pray for him to find peace wherever he is.

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