Medha Shankar : Bio, Age, Height, Career, Family, Relationship & Net Worth

medha shankar

A model, a singer, and an actress from India, Medha Shankar is making waves with her very stunning performances and creative choices of roles. Her journey from a trained classical singer to a very successful actress is truly inspiring. She made her debut with one of the British mini-series Beecham House in 2019. This article will take you on the journey of this successful actress in the whole Bollywood Industry. In a very short period, she gained fame and name not only in India but in other countries too. 

Don’t worry, but her inspiring story will also make you follow your dreams and achieve your goals. She always believes in sky is the only limit. 

Biography of Medha Shankar 

Born on 1st August 1996, in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India, Medha is a very talented Indian actress known for her incredible work in Hindi films. She was born and brought up in Noida, Uttar Pradesh among her siblings and parents. 

Medha made her acting debut with one of the British mini-series Beecham House released in 2019. This was followed by a supporting role in the movie Shaadisthan in 2021. In the same year, she was also featured in the series Dil Bekaraar. Here, comes a turnover when she signed the role for the biographical movie, 12th Fail released in 2023. This movie changed her career and made her a very talented and stunning actress. 

12th Fail, movie, won her the Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut. 

Medha Shankar Age, Height

Medha Shankar Age is 28 years old as per 2023. Medha shankar date of birth 1 August1996, she wes born in Noida, Uttar Pradesh. Medha Height is 5’5 inches (167cm).

Early Life and Education of Medha’s 

As already mentioned above, born and brought up among her parents and siblings, Medha is a trained Hindustani classical singer. She spent all her initial years in Noida. For high school studies, she went to Vishwa Bharti School in Noida. She studied Sitar, Harmonium, and Keyboard. 

Till the 10th standard, Medha continued to study music. When she was a child, she used to take part in different competitions singing and dancing. During her graduation, Medha tried to audition for a very short film. Though the film was not produced, the experience made her desire to become an actress. 

She always loved arts, so this led her to complete a master’s degree in Fashion Management from the reputed university of the National Institute of Fashion Technology, Delhi. No matter what, her background in classical music and fashion has truly contributed to making her an actress. 

Professional Career of Medha Shankar 

  • Making her acting debut in 2019, Medha’s first role was in British television series, Beecham House as Roshanara. In 2021, she made her film debut by acting in Shaadisthan, a Hindi teen musical movie.
  • In the same year, she was featured as the youngest sibling in one of the streaming series, Dil Bekarar. This series received positive reviews around the country and this series motivated her to work further with full dedication. 
  • Later, Medha plays the role of a girl, Minara, who dumps her boyfriend for an older man in Max, Min, and Meowzaki. This movie received critical acclaim in different film festivals. Then, the most awaited moment of her life was when she signed for the most successful film of her life, 12th Fail. In this movie, she portrayed the role of Shraddha Joshi against Vikrant Massey. 
  • After this film, everyone was stunned by her impressive dialogue and acting. She proved to everyone and earned her attention and recognition. She also won the award in Pinkvilla Screen and Style Icons Awards for the Best Actress- Jury Choice, in 2024. 

Medha Shankar Family

Medha’s father’s name is Abhay Shankar. Rachna Shankar is her mother’s name. As per reports, her mother passed away but the cause of her death is not known. Medha’s brother, Apoovr Shankar is the Vice President of Hardware in Ultrahuman. 

Other than this, there is not much information about Medha’s family profession. She has not disclosed anything about the occupation of her family. 

Net Worth of Medha Shankar 

Her major source of income is acting in different movies, ad shoots, and banner ad photos. She also posts and promotes different products on her social media platforms. So, as per the reports, her estimated net worth is around 4 Crore INR as of 2024. 

She charges 20 Lakhs INR for per movie and 5 Lakh for each ad. Talking about her annual income is expected to be 1.5 Crore INR. 

Physical Appearances of Medha Shankar 

Everyone is stunned by her physical body figure. So, knowing her physical appearance is very important. 164.64 cm or 5 feet 5 inches is her height. Her body weight is around 52 kg or 114.64 lbs. Her eyes and hair are black. 

It is also known that she maintains her body by going gym and doing exercise regularly. Her body measurements are expected to be 32-28-30. 

Relationship Status of Medha Shankar 

Currently, she is not interested in dating or marrying anyone as she wants to focus on her career. So, she is single as per various media reports. She also has no past relationships which should be discussed in the article. 

Medha has also not decided to get married. She only wants to focus on her career as of now. She is working hard to get more and more films and make her father and brother proud. 

Some Interesting Facts About Medha Shankar

  • Initially, when she was a child, she wished to be a doctor and was a very shy child. Before entering the glamor industry, she worked as an intern at Adidas India and Marks and Spencer for several months. 
  • As mentioned above, she also studied Hindustani Classical music and took part in various singing and dancing competitions. She was featured in one of the FBB advertisements. This is how she began her career in television. 
  • She revealed that she enjoys reading in her free time. Sometimes, she is also seen playing with her pet dog which she loves a lot. She follows a strict diet and fitness regularly as she is very particular about her body. Nowadays, she is a rising figure in the entire Bollywood Industry. 

Because of COVID-19 Pandemic, her career slowed down and she was not getting any roles to act for.

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