Shine Shetty Wiki, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Shine Shetty is a popular Kannada actor. He has been part of several Kannada-based and South Indian TV shows. Shine Shetty is a fine actor. He rose to popularity from the TV serial Meera Madhava. This popular South Indian star garnered a lot of attention and popularity from the Bigg Boss Kannada season 7 platform.

He participated in the show in 2019 and received so much love and appreciation from the audience for his bold personality. Born on 4th April 1991, Shine is a brilliant actor. In addition to working in the serials, Shine Shetty has also sung brilliant songs. Let’s have a look at the age, caste, family, relationship, dating rumors, hobbies, career, education, and other interesting details of Shine Shetty.

Shine Shetty Wiki / Biography

Born and brought up in Kundanpur district in Karnataka, Shine Shetty comes from a middle-class family. From a very young age, Shine wanted to pursue his career in the acting and singing field. He was interested in acting since his school days. He completed his primary education from hometown and moved to Bangalore for graduation and further studies. Shine started his dream career by hosting some of the South Indian and Udupi shows. He decided to chase his dream career and moved to Mumbai to improve his acting skills. Shine left his college after completing the second year and shifted to Mumbai, Maharashtra.

After improving his acting skills, Shine started taking up the daily soaps and commercial advertisement projects in the Kannada TV industry. He was featured in different serials as a junior artist. The serial Meera Madhava became a turning point in his life. After doing Meera Madhava, there was no turning back for Shine Shetty. He even got some anchoring and singing projects. Shine appeared in Bigg Boss Kannada 7 in 2019. He entered the house as a celebrity contestant.

Shine Shetty Age, Caste, and Family

Born on 4th April 1991, this handsome Bigg Boss contestant is 27 years old as in 2019. Shine was born to an average family in the Kundanpur district in Karnataka. His caste is Hindu Bunt and he follows the Hindu religion. Shine is currently residing in Bangalore, Karnataka with his parents. He lives with his mother, father, and two brothers. His mother’s name is Indira Shetty and father’s name is Sharaschandra Shetty.

Shine gets his name from the combination of his mother’s and father’s name. His brothers are Anudeep Shetty and Samaresh Shetty. He holds the Indian nationality.


Shine was born to a middle class and well-settled family in Kundanpur district, Karnataka. Shine attended a local school in his town for primary education. After completing the schooling, he shifted to Bangalore for graduation. He studied Bachelor of Business Management in Bangalore. Since childhood, Shine Shetty was passionate about dancing, acting, and singing. He wanted to pursue a full-time career in the Kannada entertainment industry. However, Shine did not complete his graduation and left his college in the second year to pursue the acting career. He moved to Mumbai and took a course in acting.


Shine started his career as a model in Bangalore. He participated in a male beauty contest in 2013 and won the show. He was selected as a host of the local Udupi channel. As soon as his acting training completed, Shine moved to Bangalore and started taking up daily soaps and small acting and anchoring projects. Shine got famous from the show “Meera Madhava” in 2014. He became one of the versatile and finest actors in the Kannada TV industry. He was admired and appreciated for a brilliant performance in this popular TV serial.

Shine also participated in Star Singer, a popular Kannada singer reality show. Vijay Prakash (the famous singer) gave amazing music lessons to Shine Shetty. In the subsequent year, Shine Shetty made his Kannada movie debut with Kulda Café. Shine got to work alongside Santosh Shetty, Ahana Kumbra, and Jyothish Shetty in the movie.

Later in 2016, he was featured in the movie Asthitva for a supporting role. He was also part of Kannada’s daily soap “Laxmi Baramma”, where he showcased his amazing acting skills for two years. The serial went a big hit and received so much love and popularity from the audience. It was the Laxmi Baramma show that made Shine Shetty a popular TV serial star. He earned a huge fan following. Two years later, Shine Shetty quit the show and Chandu Gowda was selected in his place. Shine became the part of the “Gvana Yajna” film in 2018. He got to work alongside the popular Kannada stars including B. Jayshree and Manoj Puttur. Bigg Boss Kannada 7 was the biggest reality project of his life. He participated in the 7th season hosted by Kiccha Sudeep.

Dating Rumors and Marital Status

Shine Shetty is single as per marital status. Shine is not seeing anyone from the Kannada film industry. There are no rumors about him being in a relationship.

Shine Shetty Bigg Boss 7 Kannada

Shine Shetty participated in the Bigg Boss season 7 Kannada. He entered this most controversial and entertaining house in 2019. Bigg Boss is hosted by Kiccha Sudeep and is aired on Kannada Colors TV every year. Shine Shetty participated in this season along with Bhoomi Shetty, Deepika Das, Priyanka, Chandana Ananthakrishna, Shweta Prasad, Harish Raj, Chaitra Kotoor, Jai Jagadeesh, Duniya Rashmi, and more.

Interesting Facts About Shine Shetty

  • Shine Shetty said in an interview that becoming an actor when you come from a middle-class family background is the most challenging task. However, Shine’s family support and his passion was sufficient to get through the struggle.
  • Shine Shetty also appeared in the “Chit Chat With Kabir Duhan Singh” show. You can find its video on YouTube.
  • Shine is not only popular in the Kannada film industry, but he has a lot of fan followers on his social accounts.
  • His hobbies include acting, singing, and traveling. Shine is a non-vegetarian and he loves South Indian cuisines.

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