Shriya Sharma Height, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 23 Years
Marital Status: Unmarried
Hometown: Palampur, Himachal Pradesh

Shriya Sharma

NicknameShriyu [1]YouTube
Famous RoleSneha Bajaj (TV serial - Kasautii Zindagii Kay (2004-2005))
Shriya Sharma as Sneha Bajaj
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 155 cm
in meters- 1.55 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 1”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 50 kg
in pounds- 110 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-28-34
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm (Telugu): Jai Chiranjeeva (2005)
Shriya Sharma in the film 'Jai Chiranjeeva'
Film (Hindi): Benaam (2008)
Film (Tamil): Sillunu Oru Kaadhal (2006)
Shriya Sharma in the film 'Sillunu Oru Kaadhal'
Film (Kannada): Soundarya (2007)
Shriya Sharma in Soundarya
TV: Kanhaiya (2001)
Shriya Sharma in the TV show Kanhaiya
Awards, Honours, Achievements • 2012 (Winner): National Film Award for Best Child Artist, Chillar Party (2011)
Shriya Sharma winning the National Award
• 2004 (Winner): STAR Parivaar Award for Favourite Chhota Bachcha, Kasautii Zindagii Kay (2004)
• 2004 (Winner): Indian Telly Award for Best Child Actress, Kasautii Zindagii Kay (2004)
• 2018 (Winner): The Judgement Deliberation Competition at the International Summit
Shriya Sharma at the International Summit
Personal Life
Date of Birth9 April 1997 (Wednesday)
Age (as of 2020)23 Years
BirthplacePalampur, Himachal Pradesh
Zodiac signAries
HometownPalampur, Himachal Pradesh
School• Lokhandwala Foundation School, Mumbai (2003–2013)
• RN Podar School CBSE (2013-2015)
College/UniversityPravin Gandhi College of Law, Mumbai (2015-2020)
Educational QualificationBachelor of Legal Science & Bachelor of Law from Pravin Gandhi College [2]LinkedIn
HobbiesPlaying Pool, Travelling
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Vikas Sharma (Engineer)
Shriya Sharma with her father
Mother- Ritu Sharma (Dietitian)
Shriya Sharma with her mother
SiblingsBrother- Yajat Sharma (younger; student)
Shriya Sharma with her brother
Favourite Things
Actor(s)Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Allu Arjun
Actress(es)Priyanka Chopra, Asin
SingerSelena Gomez
Song"Good For You" by Selena Gomez
Comedian(s)Kapil Sharma, Sunil Grover
TV ShowFriends (1994-2004)
Travel DestinationSwitzerland
Fashion TrendOff Shoulder
Style Quotient
Car CollectionMaruti Suzuki Baleno
Shriya Sharma in her car

Shriya Sharma

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shriya Sharma

  • Shriya Sharma is a famous Indian actress who started her career as a child actor at the age of four. She has mainly worked in the South Indian film industry.

    Shriya Sharma's first portfolio shoot

    Shriya Sharma’s first portfolio shoot

  • Shriya started her career by playing the role of Lord Krishna on Zee TV’s show ‘Kanhaiya’ in 2001. She then impressed the audience with her performance in shows like Boogie Woogie, Carry on Shekhar, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, and Gumrah.

    Shriya Sharma in Kasautii Zindagii Kay

    Shriya Sharma in Kasautii Zindagii Kay

  • Shriya was also part of StarPlus’s reality game show ‘Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain,’ hosted by leading Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan. The format of the show was that five students (Shriya being one of them) would help contestants win a cash prize of Rs 5 crores. She was often fondly called by Shah Rukh Khan his ‘princess’ during the show. Shriya Sharma with Shahrukh Khan
  • Apart from TV shows, Shriya was also seen in Bollywood movies like Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic (2008) alongside Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji, and in the film Knock Out (2010) alongside the late Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan. She won a National Film Award for playing the role of Toothpaste in the Bollywood film Chillar Party in 2012. In an interview, she said,

    I have acted as a child artiste in nearly 15 films so far and plenty of other TV commercials in Tamil and Hindi in the past 13 years but at one point of time, I wasn’t sure if I really wanted to be an actress. But then, in 2012, I won the national award for my role in Chillar Party and that changed my life completely. That’s when I realized that I have it in me to become an actress.”

    Shriya Sharma in the film 'Chillar Party'

    Shriya Sharma in the film ‘Chillar Party’

  • She has appeared in over 50 commercials for various brands, such as Sunfeast pasta treat with Shah Rukh Khan, Whirlpool with Ajay Devgn and Kajol, Relaxo footwear, and Complan.

  • Apart from excelling in acting, Shriya is also an excellent student who scored 95% in 10th standard and 91% in 12th standard. After completing her graduation in Law from Pravin Gandhi College, she has worked in top law firms of the country, non-profit organizations, and International organizations. Shriya even escorted Indian Minister of Law Ravi Shankar Prasad at the SIAC-India Summit. Shriya Sharma at the SIAC-India Summit
  • Shriya made her debut as a lead actress in Kamal G’s South Indian film Gayakudu in 2014. In an interview, when she was asked about how she got the role in this film, she said,

    The director was apparently quite impressed with my performance in a TV serial, Gumrah and he approached my father and convinced us that I would suit the role he had envisioned for me in his film. Everything happened so quickly. In the film, I play the role of a young girl, who falls in love with a popular singer. It was a great learning experience.” Shriya Sharma in movie Gayakudu

  • Shriya also received a lot of positive response for her performances as a lead actress in another South Indian film ‘Nirmala Convent (2016).’ She was also seen in an episode of ‘Stories by Rabindranath Tagore’, which aired on the EPIC channel in 2015. Shriya Sharma in 'Stories by Rabindranath Tagore'
  • Shriya was training to be a National level swimmer before she got into acting, and she is also good at other sports like football and basketball.
  • Shriya is very close to her father and credits him for her success. In an interview, when she was asked about the reason behind her success, she said,

    It’s all because of my father that I have reached so far in the industry. Starting from my auditions to selection to final shooting, he was right beside me. He tells me the right way of doing everything like how to speak my dialogues and how to give the right expressions. Once, I was shooting and had my exams three days later, dad brought my books on the sets and made me study during the gaps. His support has been tremendous.” Shriya Sharma and her father

  • As of 2020, Shriya has completed 19 years in the Entertainment Industry. She is very active on social media and has more than 377k followers on Instagram.