Sidharth Shukla, one of the most famous actors in the entertainment industry, passes away at the age of just 40. The entertainment industry is shocked by Sidharth Shukla’s demise. According to the reports, Sidharth Shukla suffered a cardiac arrest. Ever since he won India’s biggest reality show, Bigg Boss, he received well-deserved recognition. Sidharth was at the peak of his career and signed many new projects recently.
Sidharth Shukla was the youngest among three siblings. He was the only brother to his elder sisters. He lost his father at a very young age. Sidharth completed his education at St. Xaviers, Mumbai, and did graduation with a degree in design. He gave over 17 years of his life to the entertainment industry. Here is Sidharth Shukla’s memorable journey.
After his education, Sidharth Shukla took up modeling assignments. He got a lot of fame from modeling. Sidharth participated in Gladrags Manhunt 2004. He won the Best Model Of The World in Turkey in 2005 and was the first Asian model to win this title. Sidharth said in an interview,
“It was a very proud feeling especially because I was representing my country there. I also say that I was representing my country there as everybody in that foreign country addressed me as the Indian boy. This clearly stated I was not Siddharth Shukla but I was an Indian in a foreign country. That moment was indeed a very special moment of my life as I got to represent my country in a small way through this and eventually take the tag back home. Back home, I got a warm welcome from one and all. Phone calls kept coming in and so did offers. In the middle of modeling, acting happened. I am not a trained actor but am of the view that one learns more practically and that’s exactly how I have learned.”
Soon after, Sidharth Shukla started receiving many acting offers. He has given auditions for them. The famous TV commercials he aired in was for the Fair & Lovely brand. It has hosted his confidence and acting stint.
Sidharth Shukla also worked on a music video. During his early days, he was seen in the video Resham Ka Rumal. Ila Arun sang the song. Sidharth Shukla was shot to fame from this video.
Sidharth Shukla made his television debut with a show named ‘Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na.’ After this, he took up several more acting offers. Finally, Sidharth Shukla got recognition and became a household name with Colors TV’s famous show ‘Balika Vadhu.’ He was also a contestant on the popular dance reality show’Jhalak Dikhla Jaa.’
In 2014, Sidharth Shukla made his Bollywood debut with Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya opposite Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt. Though he did not work much in Bollywood after that, his presence on television increased.
He hosted Savdhaan India and India’s Got Talent Season 6 and Season 7. In 2017, Sidharth Shukla worked in the TV Show Dil Se Dil Tak. He played the role of Parth Bhanushali with co-stars Rashami Desai and Jasmin Bhasin.
Reality Show Winner
Sidharth Shukla has won major reality shows. In 2016, he won Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 7. In 2019, Sidharth Shukla won the Bigg Boss Season 13. However, his chemistry with Shehnaaz Gill was way too adorable. So the fans started calling them Sidnaaz.
Sidharth made his OTT debut with the third season of the romantic web series Broken But Beautiful 3. He played the role of Agastya Rao. Sidharth was a fitness freak and has worked hard on his fitness. He was signing some big projects.
Sadly, at the age of 40, Sidharth Shukla has left the world. The entire industry mourns the loss of Sidharth Shukla. It was not the age to go Sidharth. May your soul rest in peace. You will be missed.