Meet Jiya Shankar: A Rising Star in The Entertainment Industry

Jiya Shankar

One of the most popular Indian actresses, Jiya Shankar was highly acclaimed for her role as Dr Iravati or Ira Pandey in &TV’s comedy-drama series ‘Meri Hanikarak Biwi’. She is also recognized for portraying the character of Susheela Ruhail Solanki in the comedy series Kattelal & Sons which was telecasted on Sab TV. She was also seen as a co-host in Sab TV’s Good Night India. Recently she has worked in the Marathi movie ‘Ved’ (2022). She took part in Bigg Boss OTT 2 as a contestant and was eliminated on Day 54, three days before the grand finale. This article is going to explore various important details of Jiya Shankar along with Jiya Shankar Biography, Jiya Shankar family and many more. 

How Was Jiya Shankar Early Life?

As per the Jiya Shankar Wikipedia, Jiya Shankar is a girl from Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She was born on 10 October 1995. Her current age is 28 years (as of January 2024. When she was only 13 years old her parents got separated. Surekha Gavli is her mother. Her mother is a hairstylist. In Bigg Boss OTT 2 she shared that her father’s name is not Shankar. It was the last name that she had taken for herself. Jiya started her career at the age of 16. Jiya is the mother of a Persian cat named Sky. 

Is Jiya Shankar In A Relationship? 

Jiya Shankar boyfriend name is unknown. People always search on the internet to know the name of Jiya Shankar bf. 

Jiya Shankar Physical Appearance 

Jiya Shankar Height is 5 feet 3 inches. Her approximate weight is 50 kg. The colour of her eyes and hair is dark brown. Her approximate body measurements are 34-30-34.

Let’s Have a Close Look At the Entire Career Of Jiya Shankar 

Jiya Shankar has shown her will by appearing in various movies, TV shows and web series. Besides this, she has also worked in different TV commercials. 

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Jiya Shankar started her career as an actress in 2013 with the Telugu movie Entha Andanga Unnave. She shared the screen with Ajay Manthena in the movie. She was featured in a Tamil movie in 2017 called Kanavu Variyam. 

After that, she appeared in a Telugu-language movie entitled Hyderabad Love Story (2018). Her last movie Ved (2022) became a super hit. It is a Marathi movie that featured her as Nisha Katkar with Ritesh Deshmukh and Genelia Deshmukh. People have praised her for her acting skills in the movie and she is considered to be a fresh face in the Marathi film industry. She has become so popular that Jiya Shankar bikini pics and Jiya Shankar nude pics went viral online. 

Jiya Shankar nude

TV Shows 

A lot of actors have worked in various TV shows with Jiya Shankar. She set her foot in the television industry as Alisha Rai in the TV show Love By Chance in 2015. In the same year she was seen working in other TV shows like Gumrah: End of Innocence as Sonam, Twist Wala Love as Meher, Pyaar Marriage Shhhh as Misha Joy and MTV Big F as Ahana Sethia. 

She came into the limelight in 2016 after playing the role of Shreya Dixit Rathore in &TV’s popular show Queens Hain Hum. Some of her other notable Tv shows include Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya (2017), Meri Hanikarak Biwi (2017), Laal Ishq (2020), Kaatelal & Sons (2020), Goodnight India (2022), and Pishachini (2022). 

Jiya Shankar has taken part in the popular game reality show Bigg Boss OTT 2 and secured 6th position. 

Web Series

In 2020 Jiya Shankar tried to explore the world of web series with the series Virgin Bhasskar 2 which was released on Zee 5.

Jiya Shankar Social Media Presence 

Jiya Shankar Instagram contains a massive number of fans and followers. Her Instagram profile is filled with numerous Jiya Shankar sexy images. Her social media presence proves that she has a hobby of reading books. Her fans always wait eagerly to see her latest sexy images especially Jiya Shankar navel images on Jiya Shankar Instagram. 

Jiya Shankar sexy

Key Accomplishments Of Jiya Shankar

Jiya Shankar bagged the Best Debut Award for the TV serial Queens Hai Hum. 

Jiya Shankar Controversy 

The fans of Manisha Rani accused Jiya in 2023 claiming that she has paid Rs 4 lakhs to the paparazzi for maligning Manisha. They shared a fake WhatsApp chat to prove that Jiya had appointed a photographer to spread negative news about Manisha. Jiya replied to these claims on her X handle and said that they were completely baseless and false. 


Jiya Shankar has won the hearts of people with her hard work. Her fans have fallen in love with her beauty. She earns a lot of money by working in films, TV shows,  and web series.