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Shine Shetty (Bigg Boss Kannada Winner) Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 28 Years
Hometown: Kundapura, Karnataka
Father: Sharachandra Shetty

Shine Shetty

Bio/Wiki
ProfessionActor
Famous ForWinning Bigg Boss Kannada (Season 7) in 2019
Shine Shetty Declared as the Winner of Bigg Boss
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 9”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm, Tulu: Kudla Café (2016)
Kudla Café (2016)
Personal Life
Date of Birth4 April 1991 (Thursday)
Age (as in 2019) 28 Years
BirthplaceKundapura, Karnataka
Zodiac signAries
NationalityIndian
HometownKundapura, Karnataka
Educational QualificationBachelor in Business Management (College Dropout) [1]Times of India
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Shine Shetty's Instagram Post
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Family
ParentsFather- Sharachandra Shetty
Mother- Indira Shetty
Shine Shetty with His Parents
SiblingsBrother- Varun Shetty (younger)
Style Quotient
Car CollectionMahindra Scorpio
Shine Shetty Posing with His Car
Shine Shetty's Vehicles
Bike CollectionShine Shetty Posing with His Motorcycle

Shine Shetty

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shine Shetty

  • Shine Shetty was born in a middle-class family in Kundapura.

    An Old Picture of Shine Shetty

    An Old Picture of Shine Shetty

  • He was interested in acting and singing, since his childhood.

    A Childhood Picture of Shine Shetty

    A Childhood Picture of Shine Shetty

  • He participated in Mr Mangalore pageant in 2013 and won the contest.

    Shine Shetty After Winning Mr Mangalore Title

    Shine Shetty After Winning Mr Mangalore Title

  • Later, he left his graduation in midway and started working as an anchor for a local channel.
  • After a few months, he left his job and shifted to Mumbai to join an acting course. He returned to his hometown after completing his acting course.
  • He got small roles in a few TV serials, but his big break was in the TV serial ‘Meera Madhava’ in 2014. He got immense popularity with this serial.

    Shine Shetty in Meera Madhava

    Shine Shetty in Meera Madhava

  • He acted in the 2013 TV serial ‘Lakshmi Baramma.’ Later, he left the serial, and he was replaced by the actor Chandu Gowda.

    Shine Shetty in Lakshmi Baramma

    Shine Shetty in Lakshmi Baramma

  • He participated as a singer in the TV singing reality show ‘Star Singer’ in 2014. His mentor was the popular singer Vijay Prakash.

  • He appeared in a few Kannada films including ‘Asthitva’ (2016) and ‘Gvana Yajna’ (2018).

    Gvana Yajna

    Gvana Yajna

  • In 2019, he started ‘Galli Kitchen,’ his own food business.
  • He entered as a contestant in ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 7’ house on 13 October 2019, hosted by Sudeep. Soon, he became one of the favourite contestants of the show. His closeness with the co-contestant Deepika Das was also the highlight of the show.

    Shine Shetty with Deepika Das

    Shine Shetty with Deepika Das

  • Reportedly, he was the only contestant in the Bigg Boss house to get the maximum number of ‘Kicchana Chappale’ (applaud of appraisal). On 2 February 2020, he defeated co-contestants Kuri Prathap and Vasuki Vaibhav and won the title of the ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 7.’ He won a trophy, a cheque of Rs. 50 lakhs and a Tata Altroz, which is priced at Rs. 5.29 lakhs in India.

  • In an interview, when he was asked if Shine was his real name, he said,

People assume that it’s my screen name, but Shine is my real name. It is a combination of my parents’ name- Sharaschandra and Indira. It is an interesting combination and it has been a conversation starter for me.”

  • He has won a few awards for his popular TV serials.

    Shine Shetty Receiving an Award

    Shine Shetty Receiving an Award

  • He is an animal lover and owns a pet dog.

    Shine Shetty with His Pet Dog

    Shine Shetty with His Pet Dog

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