Shantanu Maheshwari Biography

Shantanu Maheshwari is an Indian Television Actor. He was part of Street Soul Dance Crew [SSDC] from his College, and specializes mainly in Popping and (Liquid) Waving. Furthermore, he has trained in various dance forms from folk to hip hop and currently he is an indian television Actor who is playing one of the lead in India's popular dance-based drama Dil Dosti Dance aired on Channel V.


Shantanu was born on 7th March 1991 in Kolkata. He is very shy and Introvert. Shantanu has completed his education from St. Joseph's College, Kolkata. Roughly two years ago though, he moved to Mumbai for his higher studies. The man has an immense fan following, and his pairing with Vrushika Mehta in D3 has won praises from all quarter.

Personal Profile

Birth Name: Shantanu Maheshwari
Birth Place: Kolkata
Date of Birth: 7th March 1991
Sex : Male
Age : 22
Height : 5'9''Approx
weight : 60 Approx
Strength: Hard Working
Weakness: Introvert

Shantanu Maheshwari

Early Career

He was not interested in dancing initially, as there is always a hype around studying well and getting a job. At one point he wanted to be a CA (Chartered Accountant) but as he got involved with dancing, started to fall in love with it. Surprisingly, he got a role in D3. Later on he just tried to give his best and improve with each episode. In the whole process he got great support from the D3 team.


Accessories : Only watches. Casio G Shock Watch
Clothes you are comfortable in : Jeans and T-shirts
Perfume: Davidoff
Colour that fills your wardrobe: Black, white and grey
Place: Tirupati
Singer: Sonu Nigam
Color: Blue
Actor: Aamir Khan, Govinda.

Shantanu Maheshwari in Dil Dosti Dance

Shantanu Maheshwari is playing the lead role of Swayam in Dil Dosti Dance. Swayam is a fictional character of the lover boy who is a brilliant dancer. He is a simple guy with hidden qualities. When Kria asks him to join her dance team he refuses as he will have to compete against dazzler and most importantly Sharon, the girl he is in love with. However Sharon always puts him down. He joins weakling dance team to show to the girl he loves that he is not a zero as she thinks. Everyone is aware about the soft corner Swayum has for Sharon.

Shantanu Maheshwari and Sneha Kapoor

Shantanu and Sneha had played the lead role of Swayam and Sharon in the show D3. Currently, Vrushika Mehta is playing the role of Sharon Raiprakash opposite Shantanu Maheshwari.

Latest News

Every actor on the sets of Dil Dostii Dance has been popular amongst fans, and Shantanu Maheshwari who essays the role of Swayam Shikhavat is no exception. Recently he was seen trending at the top-most position on Twitter. He said "Well, I am simply overwhelmed at the love and affection my fans give me. Usually, it is the character that you play that gets noticed and appreciated. The popularity is just for the character you play. But when I noticed that the trending was for #ShantanuMaheshwariRules, it touched my heart"

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