Age: 51 Years
Husband: Deepak Balraj Vij
Marriage Date: Year: 1991
|Profession||Actress, Dancer, Film Producer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Debut||Marathi Film: 'Prem Karuya Khullam Khulla' (1987)
TV: 'Ghar Ek Mandir' (1994)
|Date of Birth||23 April 1968|
|Age (as in 2019)||51 Years|
|College/University||Mithibai College, Mumbai, India|
|Educational Qualification||Commerce Graduate|
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Deepak Balraj Vij|
|Marriage Date||Year 1991|
|Husband/Spouse||Deepak Balraj Vij (Film Producer)
|Children||Son- Bobby Vij
|Parents||Father- Prabhakar Shahane
|Favourite Food||Pizza, Panipuri|
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favourite Actress||Kangana Ranaut|
|Favourite Colours||Red, Yellow|
|Favourite Holiday Destination||Kashmir|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Kishori Shahane
- Kishori Shahane was born into a middle-class Marathi Family.
- Shahane was very good at academics in her childhood.
- She developed an interest in acting at a very young age.
- Shahane received an opportunity to perform in a folk ballet “Durga Zhaali Gauri” when she was in 9th standard.
- Thereafter, she did a number of professional plays.
- When Kishori was in 11th standard, she bagged the role in the Marathi Film “Prem Karuya Khullam Khulla” along with Ashok Saraf and (Late) Laxmikant Berde.
- During college, she won the title of ‘Miss Mithibai.’
- She is a trained Indian Classical and Folk Dancer.
- Kishori performed in 20+ films even before completing her graduation.
- She met Deepak Balraj Vij (now her husband) during the shooting of the movie ‘Hafta Bandh.’
- It was Jackie Shroff who introduced Kishori Shahane to Deepak Balraj Vij.
- Her son Bobby acted in two films based on the life of Sai Baba as a child artist.
- In 2003, she was a runner-up of the Mrs. Gladrags Beauty contest.
- She shot to fame with the Marathi films “Maherchi Sadi” and “Wajva Re Wajva.”
- Shahane has featured in many successful Marathi films like “Ek Daaw Dhobi Pachhad,” “Nawara Majha Nawasacha,” “Ekulati Ek,” “Narbachi Wadi,” and “Balache Baap Bramhachari.”
- She has also appeared in many Bollywood films including “Shirdi Sai Baba,” “Hafta Bandh,” “Pyar Ka Devta,” “Shagird,” “Superstar,” “Anuradha,” “Policegiri,” and “Mohenjo Daro.”
- Shahane has played varied characters in TV serials like “Sindoor Tere Naam Ka,” “Kabhie To Nazar Milao,” “Aise Karo Naa Vidaa,” “Yahan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli,” “Sunder Maza Ghar,” and “Jadubai Jorat.”
- She has acted in over 70 Marathi films till 2019.
- Shahane has also produced two films based on the life of Shirdi Sai Baba.
- Kishori is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
- She is an avid animal lover.
- She has a firm belief in Sai Baba.
- When Shahane was dating Deepak Balraj Vij, she used to meet him wearing ‘Burkha’ to keep her identity secret.
- Here’s an interesting video about Kishori Shahane’s biography: