Suniel Shetty

Suniel Shetty

actor, producer

Suniel Shetty was born on Aug 11, 1961 in India. Suniel Shetty's big-screen debut came with Waqt Hamara Hai directed by Bharat Rangachary in 1993, strarring Sunil Choudhary / Shahenshah (as Sunil Shetty). Suniel Shetty is known for Dharavi Bank directed by Samit Kakkad, Suniel Shetty stars as Thalaivan and Vivek Oberoi as JCP Jayant Gavaskar. Suniel Shetty has got 6 awards and 19 nominations so far. The most recent award Suniel Shetty achieved is Stardust Awards, India. The upcoming new movie Suniel Shetty plays is Operation Fryday which will be released on Jan 26, 2023.

Sunil V. Shetty was born on August 11, 1961 in Mulki to Veerapa Shetty and Mrs. Shetty. He is an Indian actor, film producer and action artist who is fondly called as Anna. He made his debut in 1992 with Balwaan (1992), which was not a major hit. Yet his great acting skills got noticed. For two years success eluded him until action thriller Mohra (1994) came along in 1994. Then followed his success streak with a comical film Gopi Kishan (1994) in which he played a dual role. The movie became a blockbuster hit and Shetty began to surface and went on to deliver blockbuster hits through his stunning performances. His intense acting abilities in patriotic movies like Border (1997), Refugee (2000), Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003) and LOC: Kargil (2003) were critically applauded.Throughout his career that spanned fifteen long years, he had acted in over eighty movies - most of them being action oriented movies. Shetty also proved his acting abilities by donning various characters from villainous ones to innocent to serious and comical ones. Hera Pheri (2000), Awara Paagal Deewana (2002) and Phir Hera Pheri (2006) testify to his acting talents in comedy genre and Dhadkan (2000) proved that he can pretty well play a villain too. Shetty set up a production company called "Popcorn Motion Pictures Ltd." and produced Khel (2003), Rakht (2004) and Bhagam Bhag (2006).

  • Birthday

    Aug 11, 1961
  • Place of Birth

    Mulki, Mysore State, India
  • Also known

    सुनील शेट्टी, Suniel Shetty, Suneel Shetty, Suneil Shetty

Known For


6 wins & 19 nominations

Stardust Awards, India
Best Actor
Winner - Searchlight Award
South Asian International Film Festival
Best Actor
Winner - Audience Award
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