Shilpa Shirodkar

Shilpa Shirodkar

Shilpa Shirodkar was born on 20 November 1974 in a Maharashtrian family. Her grandmother was a well-known Marathi Actress. Her sister is also Bollywood actress who is well known as Namrata Shirodkar who was crowned Miss India in 1993. Namrata is her elder sister who started her career in modeling while Shilpa started with films. Shilpa started her career in 1989, quit the industry with hardly very few films, and settled in her married life and Namrata step into Bollywood when Shilpa was already out of it.

Shilpa first debut movie was Bhrashtachar in 1989 which has the lead star Mithun Chakraborty and Rekha , she played the role of blind girl. Her biggest hit was Kishan Kanhaiya (1990) opposite Anil Kapoor and Madhuri where Anil Kapoor played double role. She had other successful hits like Trinetra (1991), Hum (1991) where she starred opposite Govinda the movie also starred Amitabh Bachan, Rajinikanth, Kimi Katkar, Deepa Sahi, the movie was the successful hit of the year. She was also featured in Khuda Gawah (1992) which had the leading star Amitabh Bachan and Sridevi. She was also praised for her performance in the movie Choti Bahu.

Once again she paired opposite Govinda in David Dhawan comedy movie Aankhen (1993) where Govinda played double role the film also starred Kader Khan, Chunny Pandey, Raj Babbar, Raageshwari, Ritu Shivpuri.The film was one of the Bollywood Hit. In 1993 Pehchan was also released which starred Sunil Shetty, Saif Ali Khan and Madhoo. In 1994 (Gopi Kishan) was released where Shilpa was starred opposite Sunil Shetty, in this movie Sunil Shetty played double role Karishma Kapoor was also the one of the leading lady of the movie. In 1995 Bewafa Sanam directed by Gulshan Kumar was released Shilpa was paired opposite Krishan Kumar brother of Gulshan Kumar .In 1997 the explosive movie Mrityudand was released where she assigned the role of Kanti. The movie was based on the social issues of Bihar. Her last film was M.F. Hussain’s Gaj Gamini (2000) where she played the role of one of the villagers who fight against male domination.

Shilpa quit Bollywood for marriage in 2000 when she married Apresh hrashtachar, a banker of Barclay’s Bank .The couple now reside in UK with their daughter Anushka who was born in 2003 now Shilpa has dedicated herself for her daughter.

 

Movies Done By Shilpa Shirodkar

  • 1989 Bhrashtachar Gopi
  • 1990 Kishen Kanhaiya Radha
  • 1990 Ghar Ki Laxmi
  • 1990 Paap Ki Kamaee
  • 1990 Nyay Anyay Anju Singh
  • 1991 Yodha
  • 1991  Trinetra Mona
  • 1991  Hum Anita Pratap Sinha
  • 1991 Benaam Badsha Bijli
  • 1991 Do Matwale Dr. Pooja
  • 1991 Swarg Yahan Narak Yahan Radha S. Kumar
  • 1991 Lakshmanrekha Vaishali
  • 1992 Tilak Daku Mangla/Chanda
  • 1992 Brahma Telugu film
  • 1992 Apradhi Kamini
  • 1993 Prateeksha Renu Khanna
  • 1993 Dil Hi To Hai Jayshree
  • 1993 Pehchaan Seema
  • 1993 Jeevan Ki Shatranj C.I.D. Inspector Kiran
  • 1993 Aankhen Chandramukhi
  • 1993 Khuda Gawah Insp. Heena Ranveer Singh nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress
  • 1993 Parwane Mona S. Saxena
  • 1993 Aakhri Chetawani
  • 1994 Juaari
  • 1994 Gopi Kishan Chanda (Gopi’s wife)
  • 1994 Gopalaa Sandra Dimento
  • 1994 Chhoti Bahoo Radha
  • 1994 Hum Hain Bemisaal Didi
  • 1995 Raghuveer Roshni
  • 1995 Bewafa Sanam Sheetal/Mamta
  • 1996 Return of Jewel Thief Sonu
  • 1996 Apne Dam Par Sapna Saxena
  • 1996 Bandish
  • 1996 Hum Hain Premi
  • 1996 Rangbaaz Champa
  • 1997 Mrityudand Kanti
  • 1997 Jayate Pooja M. Desai (TV movie)
  • 1997 Arasiyal Vasuki Tamil film
  • 1998 Hitler Advocate Sheila S. Sharma
  • 1998 Dand Nayak
  • 1998 Badmaash Geeta
  • 1999 Jai Hind Roshni
  • 2000 Gaja Gamini Sindhu
  • 2010 Barood : (The Fire) – A Love Story Sona Delayed release. Was shot and completed in the 1990s
  • 2020 Guns of Banaras Delayed release. Was completed in 2014

 

Television Done By Shilpa Shirodkar

  • 2013–2014 Ek Mutthi Aasmaan Kamla Vitthal Jadhav Zee TV
  • 2016 Silsila Pyaar Ka Janaki Randhir Tiwari STAR Plus Antagonist / Protagonist
  • 2017–2018 Savitri Devi College & Hospital Jaya Sunil Mishra Colors TV

 

Awards Received By Shilpa Shirodkar

  • 2013 Zee Rishtey Awards Favourite Naya Sadasya – Female Kamla Ek Mutthi Aasmaan Won
  • Favourite Popular Face – Female Nominated
  • Favourite Mata-Pita Rishta Nominated