Shivangi Joshi is a famous TV actress who has played iconic roles in renowned tv shows and also appeared in several Music Videos and Tv ads. Best known for the roles in tv shows like Begusarai and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, Shivangi Joshi is a prolific Indian TV actress who made her debut in 2013 with Zindagi Khelti Hai Aankh Micholi

She was born on 18 May 1995 in Pune and did her schooling in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. She made her acting debut in 2013 on the TV show called Khelti Hai Zindagi Aankh Micholi in the role of Nisha. Coming from a humble background, she has a passion for acting, which reflects in her hardwork. She is also a kind-hearted and sweet girl.

Shivangi Joshi

Personal Details

REAL NAMEShivangi Joshi
DATE OF BIRTH18 May 1995
AGE (as of 2022)27
NICKNAMEShivangi
FatherMr Sumanprakash Joshi
MotherMrs Yashoda Joshi
Sibling(s)Sheetal Joshi (younger sister)Samarth Joshi (younger brother)
HEIGHT- in centimetres                in metres                In feet inches165 cm1.65 mts5’ 55’’
WEIGHT- in kilograms                 In Pounds55 kgs110 lbs
FIGURE MEASUREMENT33-25-33
HAIR COLOURBLACK
EYE COLOURBROWN
OCCUPATIONACTRESS, DANCER, MODEL
KNOWN FORBegusarai (2015-2016)Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai (2016-2020)Balika Vadhu season 2 (2021)
YEARS ACTIVE2013-PRESENT
BIRTHPLACEPune, Maharashtra
ZODIACTaurus
MARITAL STATUSUnmarried
BOYFRIEND/AFFAIRSMohsin Khan
NATIONALITYIndian
SCHOOLINGPine Hall School
COLLEGE/UNIVERSITYNot known
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONGraduation in Bachelor of Arts
SOCIAL NETWORKSInstagram, Twitter, Facebook, Wikipedia
HOMETOWNPune, Maharashtra 
ADDRESSMumbai, Maharashtra
PHONE NUMBERNOT KNOWN
EMAIL ID[email protected]
HOBBIESDancing, travelling and reading
FAVOURITE ACTORSAkshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan
FAVOURITE ACTRESSESKareena Kapoor, Manisha Koirala and Shweta Tiwari
RELIGIONHindu
SEXUAL ORIENTATIONStraight
FOOD HABITVegetarian
FAVOURITE FOODChocolates
FAVOURITE MOVIESDilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Scary Movie, Wrong Turn, Final Destination, Anjaana Anjaani, American Pie, The Three Musketeers, Kung Fu Panda, Titanic, Letters to Juliet and Twilight
CRUSHHrithik Roshan
FAVOURITE MUSICIANRahat Fateh Ali Khan, Akon, A R Rehman, Shreya Ghoshal, Mohit Chauhan, Linkin Park, Miley Cyrus, Michael Jackson and Sonu Nigam
FAVOURITE BOOKLove Story by Erich Segal, The 3 Mistakes of My Life by Chetan Bhagat And Romeo & Juliet & Vampires by Claudia Gabel.
FAVOURITE COLOURBlue
NET WORTH$1 million
CARSJaguar 
DEBUT TV SHOWKhelti Hai Zindagi Aankh Micholi as Nisha (2013)
OTHER TV SERIALSBeintehaa as Aayat Ghulam Haider (2013–2014), Love By Chance as Vishy (2014), Begusarai as Poonam Lakhan Thakur (2015–2016), Yeh Hai Aashiqui as Meera (2016), Box Cricket League (2016), Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya as Jyothi (2016), Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai (2016-2020), Sirf Tum (2021).
CURRENT TV SHOWBalika Vadhu season 2 (2021-Present)
UPCOMING SHOWColor Tv’s Khatron ke Khiladi season 12
MOVIEOur Own Sky (2021)
AWARDSZEE Gold Awards, Kalakaar Award, Star Parivaar Awards, Dadasaheb Phalke Awards, Garv Indian TV Awards.
Personal Information

Shivangi Joshi Biography

She was born and brought up in a middle-class Hindu family in Pune, Maharashtra, in 1995. She is 27 years of age. Her birthday is celebrated on the 18th of May every year. She is going to celebrate her 27th birthday in 2022. She did her schooling in Dehradun. She subsequently pursued a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Dehradun. However, she dropped out of college for one year to try her luck in the TV industry at the age of 17.

Physical Stats

Shivangi Joshi has an adorable face, and she is one of the sweetest actresses in the TV industry. Joshi has a fantastic personality, which reflects her confidence and acting skills. She has young and glowing fair skin with beautiful eyes. 

She is a little short in height. Her height is 5’5’’ inches. She weighs around 50-55 kg and has a slim body with brown eyes and black hair. She has excellent body posture, which helps make her walk confident and smooth. Her figure measurements are 33-25-33. Contrary to other actors, she doesn’t like wearing too much makeup beyond sets. To make herself fit, she regularly spends time gyming and doing Yoga.

Shivangi Joshi Awards and Career

Shivangi Joshi Award

She has won several awards and been nominated for her iconic role in the Star Plus’s TV show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. in 2017, she won the Best Debut Actor (Female) for the show at ZEE Gold Awards. She won the Best Onscreen Jodi (with Mohsin Khan) and Best Actor Female (Popular) in the Zee Gold Awards in 2018 and 2019, respectively. In 2019, she was also awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award. In the same year, she won the Kalakaar Award for Best Actress. Furthermore, she was nominated for Best Actor (Female) for Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai at Indian Television Academy Awards, 2022.

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Personal Life 

Since childhood, she has been deeply interested in acting and dancing. Shivangi participated in several National Level dance Competitions during her school life. She did her schooling at Pine Hall School in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Apart from Dancing and acting competitions, she is also interested in Taekwondo. Her taekwondo skills are evident from the fact that she won a Gold Medal in several Taekwondo competitions.

Contrary to other people in the acting industry, she does not drink alcohol or even smoke. She is also a vegetarian, and her favourite food is chocolate. Her hobbies are singing, reading and travelling. We can witness her love for travelling from the photos she posts on Instagram.

Favourite Things

She particularly loves to watch movies and listen to songs. Her favourite actors and actresses are Akshay Kumar, Hrithik Roshan, Shweta Tiwari, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Manisha Koirala. She considers Shweta Tiwari as her inspiration, whom she worked within the tv serial Begusarai

Shivangi Joshi and Mohsin Khan

Her favourite movies are Titanic, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Scary Movie, Wrong Turn, Twilight, Anjaana Anjaani, Kung Fu Panda, American Pie, The Three Musketeers, Letters to Juliet and Final Destination. 

She is also fond of songs and singers. Her favourite singers are Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Miley Cyrus, Akon, A R Rehman, Sonu Nigam, Mohit Chauhan, Linkin Park, Michael Jackson and Shreya Ghoshal. She also has a crush on famous Indian Bollywood Actor Hrithik Roshan.

Apart from acting, she also likes to read, and her favourite books include Love Story by Erich Segal, The 3 Mistakes of My Life by Chetan Bhagat and Romeo & Juliet & Vampires by Claudia Gabel.
She also has a Best friend with whom she is seen partying and travelling regularly. Her best friend is Pankhuri Awasthy. She is also a former Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actress.

Relationship Status

Mohsin Khan and Shivangi Joshi Relationship

She is in an open relationship with her co-actor Mohsin Khan, whom she met on the sets of Yeh Rishta kya Kehlata Hai. She has been dating him for a long time, and now they are in an open relationship. She likes to visit Shimla and Mussoorie with her family. As she has been dancing since her childhood, Joshi is a prolific Hip hop and Classical dancer. She doesn’t talk much. 

Family

Shivangi Joshi is very close to her family, and they regularly travel to different places. Her father, Mr Sumanprakash Joshi, works for the Government of India and her mother, Mrs Yashoda Joshi, is a housewife. She also has two siblings. She has a younger sister, Ms Sheetal Joshi, studying at DAV School, Dehradun and a younger brother Samarth Joshi. Her Grandfather is also there, with whom she is very close in her family.

Shivangi Joshi Serial TV shows and Movies

Joshi came to Mumbai at the age of 17 years. As she started her acting career at an early age, she had to go through a lot. Shivangi began her acting career in 2013 on ZEE Tv’s show Khelti Hai Zindagi Aankh Micholi in the role of Nisha. She then appeared in a tv show Beintehaa as Aayat Haider. 

Subsequently, she came in the role of Vishy in the TV series Love By Chance in 2014. Later, in 2015, she played the iconic role of Poonam Thakur in the TV serial Begusarai opposite Shweta Tiwari and Vishal Aditya Singh. 

She then appeared in season 4 of the anthology tv show Yeh Hai Aashiqui, which aired on Bindass as Meera. In 2016, she also appeared on the tv show Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya as Jyoti. In the same year, she also participated in the second season of the Box Cricket League, which was aired on Sony Television.

Yeh Hai Aashiqui

Then, in the same year, she again grabbed one of the iconic roles in the famous TV show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. Star Plus aired the show, where she played the role of Naira Singhania Goenka. In January 2021, her role was killed off. However, she was continued in the show with a look-alike character Sirat Shekhawat Goenka, who was killed off in the subsequent episodes. Joshi left the show in October 2021.

Ye Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai

In 2020, she was about to appear in the movie Our Own Sky, which could have also been her debut at the Cannes Film Festival. The festival occurs annually in France. However, coronavirus delayed the film’s shooting, and it had to be released on the OTT platform. Subsequently, she signed off the role of Anandi Bhujaariya in season 2 of Colors Tv’s show Balika Vadhu season 2 In 2021.

Balika Vadhu Season 2

Apart from TV shows, she has also appeared in several music videos, including Kismat Teri, Aashiqui, O Dilbar Yaara with Shaheer Sheikh, Baarish, Aadatein and Teri Ada with Mohsin Khan and Humnava with Stebin Ben. She has also appeared in numerous TVC ads and worked as a model.

Source Youtube: Kismat Teri

Moreover, she also appeared in special roles in tv shows such as Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar ke as Naira in 2019 and Sirf Tum as Anandi in 2021.  
She recently shared a photo posing with the former legendary cricketer and Captain of the Indian Cricket team that brought the first world cup to India, Kapil Dev. She informed that she has collaborated with Kapil Dev’s Not for Profit Organisation, KHUSHII (Kinship for Humanitarian Social and Holistic Intervention in India), as its Youth Ambassador. Kail Dev is the founder and chairperson of the organisation, founded in 2003, aiming for the holistic development of children. As a youth ambassador, she will play a significant role by reaching out to more people to support the cause. KHUSHII aims to increase its social impact from 45,000 beneficiaries to 250,000 by 2025.

Source Youtube: Shivangi Joshi Fundraiser – Khushii

More about Shivangi Joshi

Shivangi Joshi Social Media Profile

Net worth and Cars

She has a net worth of 37 crores with an income of 9 lakhs per month. She also owns a beautiful Jaguar Car. She charges 60,000 per episode. She charged 40,000 rupees for her last show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, as per media reports.

Controversies

Shivangi played the lead role of Poonam Thakur in the TV serial Begusarai. However, in March 2016, she was removed from the show due to her alleged unprofessional behaviour and lousy acting skills. However, she proved them wrong by showing her acting prowess by playing the role of Grownup Naira in the famous Star Plus TV serial Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai in May of the same year. 

Upcoming Shows

Upcoming Shows: Khatron ke Khiladi Season 12, Shivangi Joshi

Shivangi is going to participate in one of the most famous reality tv shows, Khatron Ke Khiladi season 12. It will be aired on Colors TV and hosted by Rohit Shetty. 

Shivangi Joshi Facts

  1. She does not drink alcohol or smoke.
  2. She considers Shweta Tiwari as her inspiration.
  3. She won the Gold Medal at the National level Taekwondo competition.
  4. She left her college for one year to try her luck in the TV industry.
  5. Her debut movie was “Our Own Sky” which was supposed to be screened at the Cannes Film Festival. However, due to Covid-19, the film could not be screened and was later released on an OTT platform.

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