Sanjeeda Sheikh is an Indian actress who works in the Hindi television industry. She established herself as one of the most popular actresses in the television industry & best known for her roles as Nimmo in the soap opera Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa and as Durga Thakur in the thriller TV series Ek Haseena Thi. She is one of the established and the highest paid actresses in the Hindi television circuit. In addition to her successful acting career, she is also a trained dancer who has won many reality dance shows.

Birth Name

Sanjeeda Sheikh


Sanji, Sanju


Actress, Dancer, Model



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Sanjeeda Sheikh was born on December 20, 1984 in Kuwait City, Kuwait.


She is currently 34 years old.

Sun Sign



(Asian) Indian




Her educational background is unknown.

Family Details

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Anas (Younger Brother)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Sanjeeda Sheikh dated –

  • Aamir Ali Malik (2012-Present)– Sanjeeda Sheikh married her longtime boyfriend and actor, Aamir Ali Malik on March 2, 2012.

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 163 cm
  • In meters – 1.63 m


  • In Kilograms – 52 kg
  • In Pounds – 115 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-25-35
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 25 inches
  • Hip – 35 inches

Body Build



Eye Color


Hair Color


Shoe Size

She wears a size 7 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Her notable work in television includes her roles in Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa, Ek Hasina Thi and Kayamath.

Film Debut

Sanjeeda Sheikh made her acting debut as Nilli in the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer family drama, Baghban in 2003.

Television Debut

She made her television debut in 2006, playing Nimmo in the Indian soap opera, Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa.


Rakhi Sawant and her then boyfriend Abhishek Awasthi alleged that Star Plus deliberately did something to help Sanjeeda and Aamir to win Nach Baliye 3.

Awards & Nominations

2006Indian Telly AwardBest Fresh New Face (Female)NimmoKyaa Hoga Nimmo KaaNominated
2007STAR Parivaar AwardsFavorite Saut awardAyeshaKayamathWon
2008Zee Gold AwardsBest Actress in a Negative RoleWon
Indian Telly AwardBest Actress in a Negative RoleNominated
2009DNA After Hours Food AwardsDishiest Couple AwardN/AN/AWon
2011Zee Gold AwardsMost Stylish ActressN/AN/AWon
2013LIVE Quotient AwardsBest Dance / Performer Media PersonalityN/AN/AWon
2014STAR Parivaar AwardsFavourite BehenDurgaEk Haseena ThiNominated
Favourite Naya SadasyaNominated
Most Stylish Female SadasyaWon
Indian Television Academy AwardsDesh Ki Dhadkan- Best ActressNominated
Gr8! Performer Of The Year (Female)Won

Sanjeeda Sheikh Favorites

  • Favorite Actor – Shah Rukh Khan
  • Favorite Actress – Kajol
  • Favorite Film – Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
  • Favorite Destination – Bangkok
  • Favorite Hobbies – Dancing & Cooking
  • Favorite Food – Tandoori Chicken, Pizza & Pasta

Sanjeeda Sheikh Net worth

Sanjeeda Sheikh is one of the most popular and highest paid actresses in Hindi television industry who has an estimated net worth of $2 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sanjeeda Sheikh

  • Sanjeeda is a professional dancer and worked as a choreographer in her early career. She wanted to pursue a career in dance, and started a dance studio with her friend.
  • In 2007, she won the third season of an Indian reality television dance competition,Nach Bailye, with her husband Aamir Ali.
  • In 2015, she participated in an adventure reality television show, Power Couple with her husband which aired on Sony TV.
  • Sanjeeda has a pet dog called Bravo.
  • In 2014, she won the STAR Parivaar Awards and Indian Television Academy Awards for her role in the Hindi soap opera, Ek Haseena Thi.
  • In May 2017, she hit the headlines when her brother, Anas’ wife, Zakerabanu Zakir Hussain Bagban, filed a complaint against her, Anas and their mother that they had assaulted her in their Mumbai home while she spoke to another family member on the phone. Her family filed a petition against the FIR in the Ahmedabad High Court claiming that she was on shoot on the day in question. The court granted her interim relief and waived the service of notice.


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