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Jiya Shankar Age: Know Her Height, Career, Husband & Net Worth

Jiya Shankar Age: Know Her Height, Career, Husband & Net Worth

The roles of Dr. Iravati Ira Pandey in Meri Hanikarak Biwi and Susheela Ruhail Solanki in Kaatelal & Sons brought fame to Indian television actress Jiya Shankar. On SAB TV, she co-hosted Good Night India. Her most recent film appearance was in the Marathi movie Ved. She is one of the contestants on Bigg Boss OTT 2 right now.

How Old is Jiya Shankar?

The Mumbai native Jiya Shankar came into this world in the year 1995. Surekha Gavli is her mother’s profession. At the age of thirteen, Jiya’s parents divorced. She first enrolled in a digital marketing course, but she changed her major to acting after attending Mumbai’s Anupam Kher’s Actor Prepares.


Actress Jiya Shankar made her Telugu cinema debut in 2013’s ‘Entha Andanga Unnave,’ playing the role of ‘Jiya.’ In 2018, she portrayed the character ‘Vaishnavi’ in the romantic comedy ‘Hyderabad Love Story.’ She played the role of ‘Veena,’ in her Kollywood debut film ‘Kanavu Variyam,’ released in 2016. In the 2022 Marathi romance drama “Ved,” Jiya made her acting debut as Satya’s ex-girlfriend Nisha Katkar.

Ahana Sethia on ‘MTV Big F,’ Sonam in ‘Gumrah: End of Innocence,’ and Alisha Rai in ‘Love by Chance’ were just a few of Jiya Shankar’s 2015 television series roles. She played the role of Dr. Iravati Desai Pandey (Ira) on And TV’s ‘Meri Hanikarak Biwi’ in 2017.

In addition to her popularity on television, Jiya Shankar has also found great success on the internet. On Sony SAB’s “Kaatelal & Sons,” she played the role of Sattu, Susheela Kaatelal Ruhail Solanki. She also served as host of “Good Night India” in the year 2022. ‘Virgin Bhasskar 2’ was Jiya’s first digital appearance, and she played the part of Pakhi. In 2023, she took part in Season 2 of Bigg Boss OTT on JioCinema.

Is Jiya Shankar Dating Anyone?

Jiya Shankar does not currently have a spouse or partner and is single. Although she never officially confirmed it, fans thought she was dating Paras Arora, who she co-starred with on Kaatelal & Sons. Rather than make any public declarations on her relationship status, Jiya has opted to keep things secret. She has never been married and has no children of her own.

Jiya Shankar Height and Weight

Jiya Shankar stands at a respectable 5 feet 4 inches and carries a weight of about 55 kg. Dark brown eyes frame her black hair which is flecked with dark ash golden. Her athletic stats are around 34-30-34.

Jiya Shankar Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Jiya Shankar is 8 crores. She makes 1 to 2 crore rupees for a film and charges 60k to 70k rupees every episode for TV shows. But she makes lakhs of rupees a year from sponsorship deals, which are her main source of money. A BMW X1, valued at ₹22 lakhs, is owned by Jiya.

Jiya Shankar Movies and TV Shows


Year Movies
2013 Entha Andanga Unnave
2017 Kanavu Variyam
2018 Hyderabad Love Story
2022 Ved

 TV Shows

Year Show
2015 Love by Chance
2015 Gumrah: End of Innocence
2015 Twist Wala Love
2015 Pyaar Marriage Shhhh
2015 MTV Big F
2016–2017 Queens Hain Hum
2017 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya
2017–2019 Meri Hanikarak Biwi
2020 Laal Ishq
2020–2021 Kaatelal & Sons
2022 Goodnight India
2022–2023 Pishachini
2023 Bigg Boss OTT 2