Shweta Basu Prasad – Biography, Career, Awards, and Net Worth
Shweta Basu Prasad is the National Film Award winning artist. She is an actress and model who started her career as a child artist. She gained much name and fame as a child actor for her performance in the movie “Makdee.”
Shweta Basu Prasad worked in many Hindi movies and TV series before making her debut as a lead actress in “Kotha Bangaru Lokam.” At present, she is playing the lead role of Nandini in “Chandra Nandani” opposite Tokas Rajat.
Shweta Basu Prasad : Early Life and Personal Details
Born on 11 January, 1991 Shweta birthplace is Jamshedpur, Jamshedpur. Her parents are Anuj Prasad and Sarmishta Basu Prasad. She grew up in Mumbai and graduated in commerce from R.N. Podar School. Before starting her acting career, she added her mother’s maiden name Basu to her screen name as a good luck.
Shweta Basu is 5 feet 4 inches tall with an an attractive figure of 128 lbs. Her star sign is Capricorn. She is of Indian nationality and practices Hindu religion and culture.
Shewta is a one hell of a person when it comes to face any controversy. In 2014, she was detained by Hyderabad police in an alleged connection with a high profile prostitution racket. Despite all those controversies, she is still going strong in the industry.
Shweta Basu Prasad : Career
At the young age of 11, Shweta Basu Prasad made her acting debut in the Star Plus’s serial “Kutumb” in 2002. In the same year, she made her movie debut with “Makdee.” She garnered positive reviews for portraying the character of Chunni/Munni. Next, she played the role of Shruti in “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii” with Sakshi Tanwar.
In 2005, Shweta collaborated with Shreyas Talpade and Naseeruddin Shah in “Iqbal.” She continued her journey as a child artist in popular dramas like “Karishma Ka Karishma” and “The Magic Make-Up Box.” In 2008, Basu starred as a lead actress in the Telugu film “Kotha Bangaru Lokam.” She then acted in movies such as “Ride”, “Raa Raa”, and “Chandhamama.”
After appearing in numerous movies, Shweta made her television comeback with “Chandra Nandini” in 2016. She recently appeared in supporting role in “Badrinath Ki Dulhania” alongside Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt.
Shweta Basu Prasad : Awards
Shweta had a marvelous career as a child artist. She received much appreciation and many awards for her astonishing performance is “Makdee” and “Iqbal.” Her trophy cabinet includes accolades such as National Film Awards, Star Screen Awards, and Zee Cine Awards.
Shweta Basu Prasad : Net Worth and Lifestyle
Shweta has been in the entertainment industry for more than a decade and a half. She has earned much name and fame from her acting career. At the moment, she takes away home a whopping sum of INR 23-35k per episode for “Chandra Nandini.”
The young and bubbly actress Shweta Basu resides in Mumbai with her family. Apart from acting, her main hobbies are dancing and travelling. When it comes to food, she just loves French cuisine. Being a celebrity, she keeps oneself fit and fine and in sync with latest fashion and trend. She is active in Instagram and interacts with her fans and well wishers in a regular basis.