Shweta Bachchan-Nanda was born as the first child to the famous Bollywood couple Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. She was born on the 17th of March 1974. She is an Indian model, journalist and also a TV host by profession. She is currently married to businessman Nikhil Nanda. The couple got married back in the year 1997 and they have two kids Navya and Agastya.

The 42-year-old mother of two grew up as a pampered child. She was the eldest child with a younger sibling as Abhishek Bachchan, who is also well known in Bollywood industry. Shweta was born in Mumbai and was raised there as well. Even though there is no information about her early age we’ve come to know that she was primarily educated in Switzerland.

Shweta is extremely protective and possessive of her family. Apart from being close to her children and spouse, Shweta is extremely close to her father Mr. Amitabh Bachchan. She is equally close to her mother and has even said that her mother is the role model of her life as she has taught her everything. Shweta’s relation with her brother Abhishek is also on the bright side and they seem to get along very well.

Shweta Bachchan giving a pose


Apart from her family life, Shweta started her career in modeling in the year 2006 where she was featured on L’Officiel India. This followed with revised issue in the year 2009 where she was featured along with her brother Abhishek on its 7th-anniversary issue. Shweta is also a Journalist with CNN-IBN which is an Indian News Channel and she has also hosted a talk show called NextGen which is based on series of interviews with different personalities.

Shweta Nanda with husband and family

Marriage and Husband. 

Shweta is currently married to an Indian businessman named Nikhil Nanda who is also an executive director and chief operating officer at the Escorts Group; a company which deals on manufacturing machinery for agriculture, construction, and engineering. They have just recently entered into their 20th year of marriage and living a happy life.

To read more about Shweta and Nikhil’s Relationship Click here.

Rumors and controversies.

Being a celebrity is hard these days as they come to face different rumors throughout their life Shweta is no exception as she is one among the Bachchan’s. Even though she has been able to keep a low profile in media’s eyes she hasn’t been able to get rid of rumors and controversies. There was this rumor that she was having an affair with the famous actor Hrithik Roshan. They both were seen to be getting well along with each other at the wedding of Naina Bachchan and Kunal Kapoor. Not only this they were again seen having a ball at the Tramps in London. There might be something more to the story but all we can do is wait and see what happens next.