Shilpa Shetty was born 8 June 1975, is a four-time Filmfare Award-nominated Indian film actress, model, AIDS activist and PETA supporter.
Since making her debut in the film Baazigar (1993), she has appeared in nearly 50 films and made her first lead role in 1994’s Aag. At 5 ft 10 inches (178cm) she is one of Bollywood’s tallest actresses and currently resides at the centre of the Hindi-language film industry in Mumbai, India. Her younger sister Shamita Shetty is also a Bollywood film actress.
Shilpa was crowned the winner of the British Celebrity Big Brother on 28 January 2007 with 63% of the final vote