Jiya Shankar Biography, Early Life, Personal Life, Family, Age, Net Worth, Wiki & More

Published:Dec 17, 202309:44
Jiya Shankar Biography, Early Life,  Personal Life, Family, Age, Net Worth, Wiki & More
Jiya Shankar lifestyle

In today's lifestyle exploration, let's delve into the captivating journey of Jiya Sankar, a prominent actress also gracing the screens of Bigg Boss OTT Season 2. From her early life to her thriving career, we'll uncover various facets of her life.

Real Name Jiya Shankar
Nick Name Jiya
Profession Actress and Model
Known For – Meri Hanikarak Biwi (Dr. Iravati “Ira” Desai Pandey)
– Bigg Boss OTT 2 (As Contestent)
Date of Birth 17 April 1995
Age (as of 2023) 28 Years
Birthplace Mumbai Maharashtra, India
Home Town Mumbai Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
School Not Known
College/University Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known
Affairs/Boyfriend Not Known
Marital Status Unmarried
Marriage Date NA
Husband Name NA
Children NA
Hobbies Listening to Music, Travelling

Early Life

Jiya Sankar, born on April 17, 1995, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, discovered her passion for acting at a tender age. Growing up with an affinity for the arts, she ventured into modeling and auditions early on, paving the way for her remarkable journey in the entertainment industry.

Professional Ventures


Year Work
2013 Debut in Telugu film "N.tha Andhanga Anave"
2015 TV debut in "Love by Chance" as Alisa Rai
... Various TV series and shows
2023 Contestant on Bigg Boss OTT Season 2

Multilingual Talent

Jiya's talent transcends languages, having worked in Tamil ("Kanavu Varyam"), Marathi ("Bad"), and web series like "Marjinn Bhaskar 2."

Personal Life


  • Father: Shankar Gavil
  • Mother: Surekha Gavil (Jiya lives with her mother post her parents' divorce when she was 13)

Current Status

Jiya Sankar is unmarried and resides with her family in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Physical Attributes

  • Height: 5 feet 3 inches
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Religion: Hindu

Interests and Hobbies

Jiya finds joy in:

  • Listening to music
  • Shopping
  • Singing

Dwelling and Automobiles


Jiya resides with her family in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Car Collection

  • BMW X1
  • Honda City

Professional Earnings

  • Per Episode Charge: ₹70,000 to ₹80,000
  • Annual Earnings: ₹2 crores

Financial Standing

Jiya Sankar's estimated net worth stands at a remarkable ₹10 crores, reflecting her successful career and financial prowess.

Social Media Account

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Wikipedia Click Here
Youtube Click Here

Income and Net Worth

Monthly Income (Salary) INR 10 to 30 Lakhs (approx)
Net Worth $490k
Net Worth In Rupees INR 4 Crores


Jiya Sankar's journey from a young aspirant to a seasoned actress, delving into diverse entertainment realms, is a testament to her talent and dedication. As she embarks on her Bigg Boss OTT Season 2 adventure, her star continues to rise, captivating audiences with her charisma and skill.

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