Jiya Shankar Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Boyfriend, Biography & More

Jiya Shankar is an Indian actress and model, who was born in Mumbai Maharashtra, India. Jiya is a very beautiful looking and multi-talented Indian TV actress. She is known for her prolific role as Doctor Ira Desai in the show ‘Meri Hanikarak Biwi’. Jiya Shankar played the lead role in the second season of ALTBalaji and ZEE5’s Virgin Bhaskar, and the audience well-received this web series, her role of Pakhi. Jiya has appeared in various TV shows and also made her debut in cinema with a Telugu film Entha Andanga Unnave in 2013.

Jiya Shankar

Early Life

Jiya Shankar was born on 10 October 1995 in Mumbai. Since childhood, she wanted to become an actor. Jiya began her career at the age of 16 and played various minor roles in television shows. Apart from this, She started modeling at an early age.

Biography & Wiki

Jiya Shankar Age, Biography & Wiki
Real Name Jia Shankar
Nickname Jia, Jiya
Profession Actress
Debut TV-Queens Hai Hum, in the year 2016

Telugu-Entha Andanga Unnave, in the year 2013

Language Known Hindi, Telugu & English
Date Of Birth 10 October 1995
Age (as of 2020) 25 Years
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Jiya Shankar Height & Physical Overview
Height in Centimeters 160 cm
Height in Meters 1.60 m
Height in Feet & Inches 5′ 3″
Weight in Kilograms 55 kg
Weight in Pounds 121 lbs
Figure Measurement (approx.) 32-28-34
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Family & Relatives
Father Not Known
Mother Not Known

Jiya Shankar

Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known
Jiya Shankar Boyfriends, Affairs, and Marital Status
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known
Education and School, College
Educational Qualification Not Known
School Not Known
College/University Not Known
Favorite Things and Like & Dislike
Actor Ranveer Singh
Actress Deepika Padukone
Food Not Known
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Film Not Known
Hobbies Listening to Music, Traveling
Color Pink, Black, Blue, White, Green
Sport Cricket
Car Collection Not Known
Holiday Destination Goa, London, Switezerland
Salary (approx.) Not Known
Net Worth (approx.) Not Known

Physical Attributes

Jiya Shankar has a Stunning figure and she is 160 cm tall which is 5 feet 3 inchesShe has a keen interest to maintain her body fitness her weight is 55 kg. Jiya Shankar is very health conscious she always takes care of her looks and appearance. She visits the gym regularly and her figure measurement is 32-28-34 and she has attractive Black hair and Dark Brown eyes.

Jiya Shankar

Family Background and Relationship

Currently, there is no information about her family, but when we get some information, we will update this section. Talking about her personal life, currently, she is unmarried and not dating anyone.


Jiya Shankar started her career from modeling and worked in several shows and commercials. Jiya made her film debut with a Telugu movie called Entha Andanga Unnave in the year 2013, and the audience first noticed her in that movie. Also, Jiya Shankar made her TV debut with MTV’s Love By Chance in the year 2015 and was also seen in Gumrah season 4 and Pyaar Marriage Shhhh. Jiya Shankar got her first break on television with the & tv show called Queens hai hum. Shankar was one of the leads on the show and played the character of Shreya Dixit Rathore.

Jiya Shankar

Jiya Shankar also appeared in & tv serial Meri Hanikarak Biwi and Kaatelal and Sons on SAB TV. Jiya also played the role of Pakhi in Virgin Bhaskar 2 which is a web series on Zee5 and ALT Balaji. She got her big break in Tamil cinema with the film Kanavu Variyam (Dream Factory) in 2017 when she worked opposite South actor Arun Chidambaram.

Contact and Social Media Information

If you are a big fan of Jiya Shankar and you want to know more about her so you can follow her on social media platforms such as InstagramFacebook, and Twitter. On social media platforms, you will get the latest photos, videos, and updates about her.

Jiya Shankar at Instagram-@jiyaashankarofficial

Jiya Shankar at Twitter –@heyshankar_ at Facebook-@jiyaashankarofficial
Jiya Shankar

Some Lesser Known Facts About Her

  • Does Jiya Shankar Smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Jiya Shankar drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • She was born and brought up in Mumbai.
  • Jiya made her acting debut with the Telugu film Entha Andanga Unnave in the year 2013.
  • Jiya also played Shreya Dixit Rathore in the & tv show Queens Hain Hum.Jiya Shankar
  • She played the lead for the first time in the & tv show Meri Hanikarak Biwi. In this serial, she appeared as Doctor Ira Desai.
  • Jiya has also received the Best Debut Award for the serial Queens Hai Hum.
  • In the year 2016, she played the role of Veena in the Tamil film Kanavu Variyam.
  • Jiya has never taken acting training, she has learned acting herself by giving auditions and watching other performances.
  • She also worked as a model and has appeared in several shows and television commercials.
  • She has also worked in the TV shows Love By Chance, Gumrah Season 4, Laal Ishq, etc.
  • Jiya has also performed in a short film Rajma (released on 16 June 2020), the film was made entirely during the lockdown, directed through video calls, and shot on the actor mobile phone cameras.
  • Jiya Shankar, popularly known as the ‘Bad Girl’ in the ALT Balaji web series Virgin Bhaskar season 2. She played the role of Pakhi in this web series.
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