Kashmira Shah

Kashmira Shah is an Indian actress. Born in Bombay (present-day Mumbai), she is the granddaughter of noted Hindustani classical singer, Anjanibai Lolekar. She has appeared in numerous Hindi and Marathi films. Shah is half Maharashtrian and half Gujarati.[5] Kashmira was a leading celebrity contestant in the first season of the Indian version of the reality TV show Big Brother, Bigg Boss in 2006. She also participated in dance couple reality show Nach Baliye in 2007 with her husband, Krushna Abhishek.

Kashmera Shah
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Kashmera Shah in 2012
Born (1971-12-02) 2 December 1971 (age 49)[1]
Other namesKashu
Years active1994–present
Spouse(s)Brad Listermann (m. 2001; div. 2007)[2]
Krushna Abhishek (m. 2012)[3][2]

In 2019, she directed fantasy comedy Marney Bhi Do Yaaron, starring herself and her husband, produced by both of them. In 2020, she was seen in season 13 of Bigg Boss, to support her sister-in-law Arti Singh and not as a contestant.


Year Movie Role Notes
1996 Intlo Illalu Vantintlo Priyuralu Dancer Item Song "Pappa ro paap" (Telugu film)
Ramudochadu Dancer Item song
1997 Yes Boss Sheela Chaudhary Hindi film
Koi Kisi Se Kam Nahin
1998 Saazish Hindi film
Pyar To Hona Hi Tha Nisha
1999 Dulhan Banoo Mein Teri Dolly S. Thakur
Hindustan Ki Kasam Nisha Jaitly Hindi film
Vaastav: The Reality Dancer Item Song : Song 'Jawani se jung ye choli meri ab tang'
2000 Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge Lovely Hindi film
Hera Pheri Kabira's Sidekick
Jungle Bali (Terrorist) Hindi film
Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar Dancer Item Song
Kurukshetra item song "Banthan"
Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye Neelu Hindi film
2001 Aashiq Hindi film
Ravanaprabhu Dancer Item Song (Malayalam)
Zahreela Nisha Hindi film
2002 Ankhen Dancer Item Song
2003 Janasheen Tina Hindi film
2004 Murder Lounge Singer Song: 'Dil ko hazar baar roka'
Ishq Qayamat Shweta
2005 Revati Revati Main lead
2006 My Bollywood Bride Reena Khanna
Holiday Alisha Hindi film
2007 Aur Pappu Pass Ho Gaya Kiran Chauhan Hindi film
2008 Chasing Happiness Kareena
Naag Naagin Bhojpuri film
2009 Wake Up Sid Sonia Hindi film
World Cupp 2011 Dancer Item Song
2010 City of Gold Mami
2010 Agam Puram Tamil film. Special appearance in a song
2011 J'irai Dormir A Bollywood Herself
2011 9 Eleven Hindi film
2012 Jai Jai Maharashtra Majha Marathi film
2013 Kyun Hua Achanak Hindi film
2017 FU: Friendship Unlimited Marathi film
2018 Shikari Mother Marathi film
2019 Marne Bhi Do Yaaron Debut as director & producer


Year Name Role Channel Notes Ref
1994 Hello Bollywood Mona Darling Star Plus
1996 Aarohan Lata DD National Special Appearance only in Episode no 11
1997 Private Detective: Two Plus Two Plus One Amrita Sony TV
2006 Bigg Boss 1 Contestant Evicted, Day 51 [6]
2007 Nach Baliye 3 Star Plus Along with Krushna Abhishek
2008 Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar 9X Winner
2009 Iss Jungle Se Mujhe Bachao Sony TV Quit
2010 Dil Jeetegi Desi Girl Contestant Imagine TV
Meethi choori no.1 Contestant imagine tv
Baat Hamari Pakki Hai Herself Sony TV
2011 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 4 Contestant Colors TV
Love Lockup 1 Bindaas
Steal Ur Girlfriend 1 Host Channel V
2012 Steal Ur Girlfriend 2
2013 Hum Ne Li Hai-Shapath Chief Bureau Officer Maya Life OK
2014 Bigg Boss 8 Guest Colors TV
2015–16 Siya Ke Ram Tataka Star Plus
2018 Fourplay (web series) Herself ALTBalaji
2019 Bigg Boss 13 Herself Colors TV To Support her sister in law Arti Singh
2020 Bigg Boss 14 Challenger Colors TV Entered on Day 63 & Evicted on Day 78 [7]


  1. ^ "Kashmira shah Birthday: जन्‍मदिन पर गोविंदा की 'बहू' कश्‍मीरा ने दिखाया हॉट अंदाज, फैंस बोले- 'क्‍या बात है'". 18 January 2015. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  2. ^ a b Neha Maheshwri (26 March 2012). "I de-stress myself by having sex: Kashmera Shah". The Times of India. TNN. Archived from the original on 27 July 2018. Retrieved 14 July 2018.
  3. ^ Neha Maheshwri (18 January 2015). "Kashmera, Krushna secretly got married in July 2013". The Times of India. TNN. Archived from the original on 11 September 2018. Retrieved 14 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Comedian Krushna Abhishek and wife Kashmera Shah are now parents to twins". 18 January 2015. Archived from the original on 3 June 2020. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  5. ^ "Kashmira Shah Biography". IMDb. Archived from the original on 11 September 2018. Retrieved 14 July 2018.
  6. ^ "Bigg Boss: A Look Back to Fights That Became Highlights of the Show". 1 October 2007. Archived from the original on 31 March 2019. Retrieved 31 March 2019.
  7. ^ "Former Bigg Boss contestants to set foot in Bigg Boss 14". The Times of India. 30 November 2020. Retrieved 4 December 2020.

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