Sanjeeda Sheikh at Star Plus Dandia shoot
20 December 1984|
Kuwait City, Kuwait
|Occupation||Actress, Dancer, Television Presenter, Model|
Aamir Ali (m. 2012)
Sanjeeda was born on 20 December 1984. Sheikh has played various roles on television soap operas. She made her acting debut as Nimmo in the 2005 TV series Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa. After that, she appeared as a vamp in the 2007 Star Plus series Kayamath. In the same year, she participated in a dancing competition show named Nach Baliye 3, with husband Aamir Ali, the couple won the competition.
In 2008, she appeared in the serial Kya Dill Main Hai opposite Aamir Ali.
In 2014, Sheikh appeared as Durga Thakur, an ambitious and confident young woman, who is seeking justice for her sister, in Ek Hasina Thi. The serial was the breakthrough of her career as her performance was acclaimed by critics and viewers and it was one of the most successful shows of Star Plus at that time.
In March, 2017 Sheikh appeared as Renya in a supernatural web series, titled Gehraiyaan, opposite her Ek Hasina Thi co star Vatsal Sheth. The web series is directed by debutante director Sidhant Sachdev and produced by the Vikram Bhatt production house. Now, Sheikh is appearing as Kamini Mathur, a superstar, in a serial titled Love Ka Hai Intezaar, opposite Keith Sequeira aired by Star Plus. The show was earlier titled as Kya Tu Meri Lage.
Sheikh was born on December 20, 1984 in Kuwait into a Muslim family. The actress shifted to Mumbai to help a friend of hers to start a dance academy. On 2 March 2012 she married her longtime boyfriend Aamir Ali.
In 29 May 2017, Sheikh’s sister-in-law Zakerabanu Zakir Hussain Bagban filed a domestic violence case against her, her brother Anas Abdul Rahim Sheikh and their mother, Anisha Sheikh. Zakerabanu alleges that she was speaking with her father over the phone on May 27 when the trio started yelling at her and beating her up, saying that they didn’t want her in their Mumbai home anymore. Sheikh's family filed a petition against the FIR in the Ahmedabad High Court. The petition stated that Sheikh had been busy shooting on the day of the incident. On August 30, Sanjeeda Sheikh was granted interim relief in the case as the Ahmedabad High Court waived the service of the notice.
|2006||Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa||Nimmo||STAR One|
|2007||Nach Baliye 3||Herself||Star Plus||Contestant (Winner)|
|2008||Kya Dill Mein Hai||Naina Oberoi||9X|
|2008||Nach Baliye 4||Herself||Star Plus||Anchor|
|2010||Jaane Pehchane Se Yeh Ajnabi||Ayesha||STAR One|
|2010||Zara Nachke Dikha||Herself||Star Plus||Contestant (Winner)|
|2011||Hi! Padosi... Kaun Hai Doshi?||Sejal Mehta||Sahara One|
|2011||Piya Ka Ghar Pyaara Lage||Sejal Mehta||Sahara One|
|2013||Badalte Rishton Ki Dastaan||Meera Raunat||Zee TV|
|2014||Ek Hasina Thi||Durga Thakur||Star Plus|
|2015||Power Couple||Herself||Sony TV||Contestant|
|2016||Ishq Ka Rang Safed||Dhani||Colors TV|
|2017||Love Ka Hai Intezaar||Kamini Mathur||Star Plus|
|2005||Ponniyin Selvan||Priya||Tamil Film|
|2018||Nawabzaade||Item girl||Special appearance in song "Mummy Kasam"|
- Guest Appearances
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2006||Indian Telly Award||Best Fresh New Face (Female)||Nimmo||Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa||Nominated|
|2007||STAR Parivaar Awards||Favourite Saut award||Ayesha||Kayamath||Won|
|2008||Zee Gold Awards||Best Actress in a Negative Role||Won|
|Indian Telly Award||Best Actress in a Negative Role||Nominated|
|2009||DNA After Hours Food Awards||Dishiest Couple Award||N/A||N/A||Won|
(with Amir Ali)
|2011||Zee Gold Awards||Most Stylish Actress||N/A||N/A||Won|
|2013||LIVE Quotient Awards||Best Dance / Performer Media Personality
(with Amir Ali)
|2014||STAR Parivaar Awards||Favourite Behen||Durga||Ek Haseena Thi||Nominated|
|Favourite Naya Sadasya||Nominated|
|Most Stylish Female Sadasya||Won|
|Indian Television Academy Awards||Desh Ki Dhadkan- Best Actress||Nominated|
|Gr8! Performer Of The Year (Female)||Won|
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