As many of us know, Athiya Shetty is the daughter of Bollywood actor Sunil Shetty. Many of us also know that Athiya Shetty was destined to be an Indian actress who acts in Bollywood films as she is stunning and beautiful. She made her film debut with the romantic thriller Hero (2015 film), for which she won the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award and was nominated for the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award, thanks in part to being the continuation of her parents.
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Shetty was born on 5 November 1992 in Mumbai to actor Suneil Shetty and director Mana Shetty. Her father belongs to the Bant community, her mother is of Punjabi Hindu and Gujarati Muslim descent. She has a younger brother, named Ahan Shetty. Sunil Shetty is a leading actor in Bollywood. And he is a villain in various films. Also, he has acted in Tamil films like 12B and Rajini’s Durbar with Shyam. However, Sunil Shetty played the villain of Rajinikanth in Durbar.
She studied at the famous Cathedral and John Conon schools and later at the American School of Bombay where he attended the same school as Shraddha Kapoor and Tiger Shroff.
Early acting career was criticized:
At the age of 18, Athiya Shetty enrolled at the New York Film Academy to study acting.
She made her film debut in 2015 with the romantic action Hindi film Hero released in 2015 with the dream of making it in cinema like her father. She also received many awards in her first film. Athiya Shetty won the Filmfare Award for Best Newcomer. Produced by Salman Khan and directed by Nikhil Advani, the film grossed ₹ 33.37 crore (US$ 4.08 million). Shetty plays the role of a girl named Radha Mathur. She was also nominated for the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award for her portrayal of Radha.
But India’s leading website Bollywood Hungama, in an interview with Shetty, stated that “Shetty needs more time to hone her acting skills”.
Career success as a supermodel:
After her debut, she took a break from acting and was chosen as the brand ambassador of the Indian franchise of Maybelline. She has graced the covers of various magazines, such as Composition, Verve, Harper’s Bazaar and many more.
Mubarakan was a victorious movie for Athiya:
In 2017, she starred in Anees Bazmir’s Mubarakan opposite Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor and Ileana D’Cruz. The movie was a box office success and grossed Rs 93.59 crore. Athiya won accolades for the film. In 2018, she starred opposite Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the film “Matichur Chaknachur”. She has signed a biographical film on footballer Afsan Ashiq.
Her engagement to the cricketer:
KL Rahul and Athiya Shetty were introduced through a friend. However, when the two acted together in commercials, the friendship between the two went to the next level and turned into love.
KL Rahul, who was in love with Athiya Shetty, the daughter of famous Bollywood actor Sunil Shetty, has been traveling abroad with her for the past few years and participating in events as a couple. Athiya Shetty took care of KL Rahul in 2021 when he went to Germany for treatment due to his leg injury. It was then that both of them decided to get married.
The couple who have been in love for the last few years are now going to get married with the consent of their families. And their marriage was held in Kandila, Maharashtra. They confirmed their love last year and were planning to get married on January 23.
As of 23rd, Jan 2023 she was married:
KL Rahul’s marriage and the bride he is going to hold hands with was none other than Aditya.
KL Rahul, the leading young player of the Indian team, made his debut for the Indian cricket team in 2014 and has played 45 Tests, 49 ODIs and 72 T20Is so far. Apart from that, he has not only played 109 matches in the IPL series but is also currently serving as the captain of the Lucknow team. A talented youngster KL Rahul was seen as the next captain of the Indian team while a recent slump in form saw him lose his vice-captaincy.
When the BCCI, the cricket governing body of the Indian team, had also released a confirmation that he had taken a rest in the series against the New Zealand team. He requested a personal leave due to family reasons after finishing the series against the Sri Lankan team. The reason is love, it has been confirmed that the reason for KL Rahul’s soon to happen wedding, which is going to be held on January 23!
It is also reported that various cricket celebrities like former captain Dhoni, Virat Kohli and current captain Rohit Sharma will participate in this wedding. Following this, it is said that they are planning to settle in an apartment in Mumbai after marriage. Aditya’s famous dad Suneil Shetty, who had already spoken about his daughter’s marriage, said that while they both said that they should decide when to get married, now they are both lovers and now they are getting married.
For her wedding, Athiya Shetty dazzled in golden kanji silk:
Actress Athiya Shetty has posted pictures taken during the Muhurtha ceremony on her Instagram page featuring a simple hand woven golden Kanjivaram silk saree costing several lakhs. She also wore a wonderful Anarkali kota embroidery in pure cotton inspired by The royal families of Rajasthan who familiarized the look. In addition, intricate hand embroidery was explained by the fashion designer.
Anamika the fashion designer behind the anarkali said, “About 15 years ago, swatches and inspirations from the 19th century were revived to create this precious Anarkali which took almost 2000 hours. Taking this inspiration, we sourced a 200-count cotton muslin woven which was known to adorn dresses by being lightweight….
Only a few are left to carry on this legacy like the artisans of Fulia, Bengal who perfected the ancient technique of crushing and folding the gotha by hand to create Rajasthani mango motifs.”
Aditya’s wedding gifts were worth crores of rupees:
Only close relatives and friends attended the wedding of Indian cricketer KL Rahul and actress Athiya Shetty. At Suneil Shetty’s Kandala farmhouse, the actor gave his daughter a flat worth 50 crores in Mumbai as a wedding gift. The star couple’s post-wedding party was attended by all the famous stars of Bollywood and the cricket world who showered lavish gifts on the newlyweds.
Virat Kohli gifted his teammate a BMW whose price is estimated at 2.17 crores. Mahendra Singh Dhoni also attended the wedding reception. He has gifted a Kawasaki Ninja bike worth Rs.80 lakhs.
Bollywood actor Salman Khan gifted an Audi car worth Rs 1.64 crore. Actor Jackie Shroff also attended the wedding reception and presented a luxury watch worth 30 lakhs. Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor, a close friend of Athiya Shetty, has gifted a diamond bracelet worth Rs 1.5 crore for his friend’s wedding.