Shivaleeka Oberoi

Shivaleeka Oberoi (born 24 July 1995)[1] is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi films.[2] Her early acting work includes Yeh Saali Aashiqui (2019) and Khuda Haafiz (2020).[3][4]

Shivaleeka Oberoi
Shivaleeka Oberoi snapped promoting her film Khuda Hafiz 2.jpg
Oberoi in 2022
Born (1995-07-24) 24 July 1995 (age 27)
  • Actress
  • model
Years active2014–present
(m. 2023)

Early life and educationEdit

Oberoi's mother, Sarina Oberoi, was a teacher. Her grandfather Mahavir Oberoi, who died when her father was very young, had produced a Bollywood film Sheba and Hercules in 1967.[5]

Oberoi was educated at Arya Vidya Mandir School and Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai. She graduated from Mumbai University where she studied Majors in English and Psychology. While she was graduating she did a 3-month diploma course from Anupam Kher's Actor Prepares acting institute.[5]


Soon after graduation, she started working at Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and became an Assistant Director on Kick (2014) and Housefull 3 (2016).[6] After that, she started auditioning for films and took up ads and modelling assignments before she got her debut film.[7]

Before venturing into acting, Oberoi worked as an assistant director at the Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment productions for Kick (2014) and Housefull 3 (2016). She made her acting debut in 2019 with the romantic thriller film Yeh Saali Aashiqui, co-starring Vardhan Puri, grandson of Amrish Puri.[8] The film was directed by Cherag Ruparel and produced by Pen India Limited and Amrish Puri Films.[9] Her second film Khuda Hafiz with Vidyut Jammwal, directed by Faruk Kabir released on 14 August 2020.[10][11]

Personal lifeEdit

It was reported that Oberoi got engaged to her long-term boyfriend actor Karam Rajpal on 15 January 2018.[12] In November 2019, she denied the reports of engagement and called these reports false.[13]

Oberoi with husband Abhishek Pathak in 2023

On 24 July 2022, Oberoi got engaged to filmmaker Abhishek Pathak.[14][15] On February 2023, they married in Goa.[16]



Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2014 Kick Assistant director [17]
2016 Housefull 3 [18]
2019 Yeh Saali Aashiqui Mitali "Mitee" Deora Nominated - Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut [19]
2020 Khuda Haafiz Nargis Rajput Choudary [20]
2022 Khuda Haafiz: Chapter 2 [21]

Music videosEdit

Year Title Singer(s) Ref.
2021 Saiyyonee Yasser Desai, Rashmeet Kaur [22]
Soulmate Akull, Aastha Gill [23]
2022 Choti Choti Galtiyan Papon [24]
Rehna Tere Paas Armaan Malik [25]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Work Result Ref.
2020 Filmfare Awards Best Female Debut Yeh Saali Aashiqui Nominated [26]


  1. ^ "Stars who made their Bollywood debut in 2019". Indiatimes.
  2. ^ "Exclusive! "It is my dream to work opposite Salman Khan", says Shivaleeka Oberoi who earlier worked with him as an assistant director in 'Kick' - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 10 October 2021.
  3. ^ "Filmfare Awards 2020 Nominations | 65th Filmfare Awards 2020". Retrieved 18 February 2020.
  4. ^ "Nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020 are out! - Times of India ►". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 February 2020.
  5. ^ a b "'Akshay Kumar made me cry!'". Rediff. Retrieved 20 February 2020.
  6. ^ "Shivaleeka Oberoi: I led a life away from cinema, but it still found its way to me - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 February 2020.
  7. ^ "'Yeh Saali Aashiqui' motion poster: Vardhan Puri and Shivaleeka Oberoi's debut film to release on November 22 - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 20 February 2020.
  8. ^ ANI (17 October 2019). "Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan to debut with 'Yeh Saali Aashiqui'". Business Standard India. Retrieved 18 February 2020.
  9. ^ "Yeh Saali Aashiqui trailer: Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan makes film debut in this romantic thriller". Firstpost. 5 November 2019. Retrieved 18 February 2020.
  10. ^ "Khuda Hafiz trailer: Vidyut Jammwal has nothing to lose as he goes on a rampage to find missing wife". Hindustan Times. 25 July 2020. Retrieved 18 August 2020.
  11. ^ Maru, Vibha (15 August 2020). "Khuda Haafiz Movie Review: Vidyut Jammwal unleashes fury and layers it with emotions". India Today. Retrieved 18 August 2020.
  12. ^ Desk, ABP News Web (17 January 2018). "CONGRATS! Karam Rajpal gets ENGAGED with Shivaleeka Oberoi". Retrieved 15 April 2020.
  13. ^ "नामकरण फेम एक्ट्रेस ने अपनी सगाई की खबरों को बताया झूठा, बोलीं- मैं सिंगल हूं". (in Hindi). Retrieved 10 May 2020.
  14. ^ "Abhishek Pathak and Shivaleeka Oberoi plan to get married soon". Firstpost. 10 October 2022. Retrieved 18 November 2022.
  15. ^ "Abhishek and I will get married soon, says Shivaleeka Oberoi - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 November 2022.
  16. ^ "First photos from Drishyam 2 director Abhishek Pathak and actor Shivaleeka Oberoi's wedding are here, Ajay Devgn attends". The Indian Express. Retrieved 10 February 2023.
  17. ^ "Shivaleeka Oberoi on being an outsider in Bollywood". The Siasat Daily. 7 August 2020. Retrieved 8 June 2022.
  18. ^ "Shivaleeka Oberoi - Competition is great..." Retrieved 8 June 2022.
  19. ^ "Shivaleeka Oberoi signs her 2nd film ahead of debut in 'Yeh Saali Aashiqui'". The Statesman. 7 November 2019. Retrieved 8 June 2022.
  20. ^ "Shivaleeka Oberoi on response to 'Khuda Haafiz': I was overwhelmed, people asked me if I am actually from Lucknow". Deccan Herald. 20 August 2020. Retrieved 8 June 2022.
  21. ^ Bureau, ABP News (7 June 2022). "Vidyut Jammwal, Shivaleeka Oberoi Starrer Khuda Haafiz Chapter II To Release In July". Retrieved 8 June 2022.
  22. ^ "Asim Riaz to feature in new music video 'Saiyyonee' with Shivaleeka Oberoi". 15 March 2021. Retrieved 14 February 2022.
  23. ^ "Singers Aastha Gill and Akull team up for Soulmate, a romantic number". Retrieved 14 February 2022.
  24. ^ "Valentine's Month Special: Papon brings two love ballads for the month of love". WION. Retrieved 14 February 2022.
  25. ^ "Rehna Tere Paas sung by Armaan Malik". Times of India. Retrieved 28 March 2022.
  26. ^ "Best Debut Female". Retrieved 4 October 2022.

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