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Shilpa Shirodkar is a popular Indian Actress, who works in movies and television serials. She has enjoyed a period of popularity in the 1990's. She made her debut with the film Bhrashtachar (1989) in which she played the role of a blind girl. She had several other successful films such as Trinetra (1991), Hum (1991), Dil Hi To Hai (1992), Aankhen (1993), Pehchaan (1993) and many more. She made her come back with the Zee Tv show "Ek Mutthi Aasman". She was last seen in Star Plus's daily soap Silsila...Pyaar Ka.

Biography

Shilpa Shirodkar was born on November 20, 1969 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She has initiated her career along with her sister Namratha Shirodkar. She was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for the movie "Khuda Gawah".

 Shilpa Shirodkar

Personal Profile

Name : Shilpa Shirodkar
Date of Birth : November 20, 1969
Age : 46 years
Birth Place : Mumbai, Maharashtra
Mother : Vanita
Sister : Namratha Shirodkar
Spouse : Apresh Ranjit
Height : 5'5"
Occupation : Actress
Debut movie : Bhrashtachar
Debut Tv show : Ek Muthi Aasman

In Silsila...Pyaar Ka

Silsila...Pyaar Ka was a daily series which aired on Star Plus. Shilpa has played the role of possessive mother Janki Tiwari in the series. The show featured Chhavi Pandey and Abhay Vakil in the lead roles.

Career

Shirodkar made her debut with the 1989 film "Bhrashtachar" in which she played the role of a blind girl. She then starred opposite Anil Kapoor in the super hit film Kishen Kanhaiya (1990). She was praised for her performances in films such as Mritiyudand, Khuda Gawah, Choti Bahu and Gopi Kishan. Her last film appearance was in the year 2000 film "Gaja Gamini".

Family

Shilpa Shirodkar was born in a moderate Marathi - speaking household to Vanita Shirodkar. She is the grand-daughter of famous Marathi actress Meenakshi Shirodkar. Her younger sister Namrata Shirodkar was crowned Miss India 1993 and she is married to Tollywood actor Mahesh Babu Ghattamaneni.

Marriage/Husband

Popular actress Shilpa Shirodkar is married to Apresh Ranjit, a merchant banker from the UK, on 11 July 2000 in Mumbai, after which she gave up acting and settled down in London, where her husband is employed with Barclays Bank. She gave birth to a daughter Anushka, in 2003.

Filmography

1989 Bhrashtachar
1990 Kishen Kanhaiya
1990 Ghar Ki Laxmi
1991 Benaam Badsha
1992 Dil Hi To Hai
1993 Aankhen
1993 Khuda Gawah
1994 Juaari
1994 Chhoti Bahoo
1994 Gopi Kishan
1997 Mrityudand
2000 Gaja Gamini

TV Shows

Ek Mutthi Aasman
Silsila...Pyaar Ka.

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