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Shiv Thakare Age, Caste, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Caste: Kshatriya
Hometown: Amravati, Maharashtra
Age: 33 Years

Shiv Thakare

Bio/Wiki
Full NameShiv Manoharrao Uttamrao Zinguji Ganuji Thakre
ProfessionChoreographer
Famous ForParticipant in Roadies Rising (Season 14) and Bigg Boss Marathi (Season 2)
Physical Stats & More
[1]Instagram - Shiv Thakare Heightin centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 16 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutReality TV Show: Roadies Rising (Season 14)
Personal Life
Date of Birth9 September 1989
Age (as in 2022)33 Years
BirthplaceAmravati, Maharashtra
Zodiac signVirgo
NationalityIndian
HometownAmravati, Maharashtra
SchoolSant Kavaram Vidyalaya, Amravati, Maharashtra
College/UniversityG.H. Raisoni College of Engineering, Nagpur, Maharashtra
Educational QualificationGraduation from G.H. Raisoni College of Engineering, Nagpur, Maharashtra
ReligionHinduism
TattooOn national television, he got his alleged ex-girlfreinds' name inked on his hand.
Shiv Thakare'a tattoo
CasteKshatriya
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Hobbies• Gymming
• Reading
SignatureShiv Thakare's signature
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends• Shweta Mehta (Rumoured)
Shiv Thakare With Shweta Mehta
Veena Jagtap (actor; ex-girlfreind)
Shiv Thakare with Veena Jagtap
Family
Wife/SpouseN/A
ChildrenNone
ParentsFather- ManoharRao UttamRao Jhinguji Ganuji Thakare (owns a pan shop)
Shiv Thakare with his father
Mother- Ashatai Thakare
Shiv Thakare with his mother
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- Manisha Thakare
Shiv Thakare With His Sister Manisha Thakare
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor(s)Emraan Hashmi, Siddhartha Jadhav, Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Favourite ActressNeha Dhupia
Favourite ColourBlack
Style Quotient
Car CollectionVolkswagen Polo
Bike CollectionYamaha R15 (1st Generation)
Shiv Thakare With His R15
Money Factor
Salary/IncomeRs 5 lakh per week for Bigg Boss 16 (2022)
Net Worth (approx.)Rs 10 crore (as of 2022) [2]Amar Ujala

Shiv Thakare

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shiv Thakare

  • Shiv Thakare is a dancer and choreographer. He first came to the limelight when he had participated in the reality game show Roadies Rising. He is also a participant in Bigg Boss Marathi (Season 2).
  • He hails from Maharashtra.

    Shiv Thakare's childhood pictures

    Shiv Thakare’s childhood pictures

  • He is a gym fanatic and loves working out.

    Shiv Thakare Working Out

    Shiv Thakare Working Out

  • Before joining Roadies, he was not well to do and used to do farming, distribute newspapers, and other menial jobs.
  • He is an ardent follower of Lord Shiva.

    Shiv Thakare Is A Lord Shiva Follower

    Shiv Thakare Is A Lord Shiva Follower

  • He was a semi-finalist in the reality TV show Roadies Rising (Season 14) before getting eliminated from the show.

    Shiv Thakare In Roadies Rising

    Shiv Thakare In Roadies Rising

  • He is good friends with all his Roadies co-contestants and meets them regularly.

    Shiv Thakare With His Roadies Co-Contestants

    Shiv Thakare With His Roadies Co-Contestants

  • He owns a dance studio- Shiv Thakare Dance Studio, in Amravati, Maharashtra where he teaches dance.

    Shiv With His Students Of His Dance Studio

    Shiv With His Students Of His Dance Studio

  • Shiv also works in an event management company.
  • He loves Royal Enfield motorcycles, and he wishes to own one someday.

    Shiv Thakare On His Dream Bike

    Shiv Thakare On His Dream Bike

  • His ambition is to be an actor and act in films. He is interested in doing negative roles and once in an interview said that he wanted to do villainous roles.
  • In April 2019, he was selected to be in the popular reality TV show- Bigg Boss Marathi (Season 2).

    Shiv Thakare In The Bigg Boss House

    Shiv Thakare In The Bigg Boss House

  • In September 2019, he became the winner of the game reality show “Big Boss Marathi” Season 2. He took home the winner’s trophy and prize money of Rs 17 lakh.

    Shiv Thakare as the winner of Big Boss Marathi 2

    Shiv Thakare as the winner of Big Boss Marathi 2

  • Shiv has participated in a few other TV shows like The Anti Social Network (2019) and ‘MTV Roadies Revolution’ (2020). He has also made special appearances in a few TV shows like Don Special (2019), Aaj Kay Special (2020), Fakt Marathi Cinema Sanman Awards (2022), and Mela Manoranjanacha (2022).
  • He once shared an incident that once he got a call for an acting project. He assumed it to be a good role in it but when he reached the sets, he was told that he was part of a crowd only. He had even bought new clothes worth Rs 5000 for the role.
  • He has an event management freelance company along with his sister.
  • Shiv used to earn Rs 20,000 to 22,000 from his dance class. During an interview, while talking to the reporters, he shared how he started dancing. He said,

    I began dancing because I aspired to be an actor in the future. When I used to dance, I auditioned for Dance India Dance, Boogie Woogie, and Marathi show Dum Dama Dam, and my overall goal was to go to Bollywood only, even after Roadies. My school, where I used to learn dance, contacted me and asked if I could teach the students at a dance event. They paid me 75 rupees for each of the three dances, and I was greatly appreciated.”

  • In 2020, Shiv was featured in the Marathi music video ‘Kasa Chandra’ along with his ex-girlfriend Veena Jagtap.

  • In 2021, he was featured in the Marathimusic video Sheelavati by Varun Likhate.
  • To support his family financially, he used to do menial jobs like distributing newspapers & milk packets, farming, and helping his father in his pan shop.
  • In 2019, Shiv Thakare became Maharashtra’s Most Desirable Man on TV, and he was ranked First in The Times of India’s Top 15 Most Desirable Men on Marathi Television. [3]The Times of India In 2021, he received Youth Icon Award.
  • He has also launched his own perfume brand named B. Real Deodorant.
  • In 2022, he participated in the reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss’ season 16. The show aired on Colors TV. Bigg Boss 16 contestants

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