Shweta Bachchan Wiki

Shweta Bachchan, is the most knowledgeable person in Big B's family. In April 2007, she appeared with Jaya Bachchan on an episode of Koffee with Karan along with Hema Malini and her daughter Esha Deol. She did modelling for the first time and was seen in September 2006 issue of L'Officiel India. Then, she was again seen in June 2009 issue of L'Official India's on it's 7th anniversary with her brother, Abhishek Bachchan. In 2005, Shweta walked the ramp with her parents and her brother for AIDS awareness. The show was a huge success and was attended by many celebrities including Preity Zinta.


Shweta Bachchan is the daughter of the living legend Amitabh Bachchan and yesteryear actress Jaya Bachchan. She was born in Mumbai and was a journalist with CNN IBN - Indian News Channel . In 2007 she also hosted NextGen, a show based on series of interview aired on the television network of NDTV Profit. She was primarily educated in Switzerland.


She was the most pampered child since she was the first one and at that time they used to live in a small house Mangal. She is the sister of Bollywood's dashing actor Abhishek Bachchan and sister-in-law of the former miss world Aishwarya Rai. Shweta Bachchan is married to Nikhil Nanda, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of Escorts Group. He is managing the entire group's agriculture, construction and engineering businesses. They were married on February 16, 1997 and the couple is blessed with two children Navya Naveli Nanda and Agstya Nanda.

Shweta Bachchan

Personal Profile Details

Name : Shweta Bachchan
Date of Birth : March 17, 1974
Age : 41 years
Height : 6 approx.
Profession : Journalist, CNN-IBN
Birth place : Mumbai, India
Father name : Amitabh Bachchan
Mother name : Jaya Bachchan
Brother name : Abhishek Bachchan
Sister-in-law : Aishwarya Rai
Spouse : Nikhil Nanda
Daughter's name : Navya Naveli Nanda
Son's name : Agstya Nanda

Personal life

She is graceful, lean and a tall beauty who maintains a private lifestyle. Shweta Bachchan describes her mother as a "template" and learned everything from her. She shares an unconditional love with her father and very close to her brother Abhishek Bachchan. Shweta never dabbled in Hindi cinema. She never got any offers for films and neither she wanted to work in the film industry. Unlike Abhishek who always wanted to become an actor in his sub-conscious, she was more keen in literature and never was not ambitious in her life too. She could have been a part of production but got married and had Navya, her first child at the age of 23.

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