Shweta Tiwari is an Indian film and television actress known for her portrayal of Prerna Basu in Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Sweety in Parvarrish and Bindiya Thakur in Begusarai. She has participated in the reality shows Bigg Boss 4, Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa; the former two of which she won. In 2015, she played Bindiya Rani in the &TV show Begusarai.

Birth Name

Shweta Ashok Tiwari




Actress, TV Host, Model



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Shweta Tiwari was born on the 4th of October 1980, in Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh, India.


She’s currently 42 years old.


Kandivali, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Sun Sign



Asian (Indian)




Shweta did her schooling from St Isabels High School, Mumbai and went to Burhanis College, Mazegaon, Mumbai to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce.

Family Details

  • Father – Ashok Tiwari
  • Mother – Nirmala Tiwari
  • Siblings – Nidhaan Tiwari (Brother)

Marital Status



Boyfriend / Spouse

Shweta Tiwari has dated –

  • Raja Chaudhary (1998-2007) – In 1998, she tied the knot with actor Raja Chaudhary. In 2007, she filed for a divorce. They have a daughter named Palak.

  • Abhinav Kohli (2010-2019) – In July 13, 2013, she married actor Abhinav Kohli after dating him for almost 3 years. They have a son named Reyansh (b. November 27, 2016). In 2019, she got separated from Kohli.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 5 feet 6 inches
  • In centimeters – 168 cm
  • In meters – 1.68 m


  • In Kilograms – 55 kg
  • In Pounds – 121 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-25-35
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 25 inches
  • Hip – 35 inches
  • Bra Size – 34B

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Shoe Size

She wears a size 8 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Shweta is best known for playing the role of Prerna Sharma in Star Plus TV serial Kasautii Zindagii Kay. She has appeared in many popular TV shows like Jaane Kya Baat Hui, Parvarrish, Iss Jungle Se Mujhe Bachao, Baal Veer and Begusarai. In 2010, Tiwari participated in the fourth season of the reality show Bigg Boss and emerged as the winner of the show.

Film Debut

In 2004, Shweta made her film debut with the Hindi Film, Madhoshi.

Television Debut

In 2001, Shweta first appeared on the television show, Kaahin Kissii Roz after which she played the lead role of Prerna on Kasautii Zindagi Kay.

Brand Endorsements

Shweta Tiwari has endorsed numerous brands such as, Lijjat Papad, Amul, Pears, Clinic Plu, J&J, Revlon, Nirma, Dabur & Surf Excel.

Shweta Tiwari Favorites

  • Favorite ActorShah Rukh Khan
  • Favorite Actress – Nargis, Madhuri Dixit
  • Favorite Film – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
  • Favorite Travel Destination – Paris
  • Favorite Color – White, Red
  • Favorite Food –  Bananas, Munchies, Chocolates, Jelly

Shweta Tiwari Net worth

Shweta Tiwari has an estimated net worth of $10 million dollars as of 2020.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shweta Tiwari

  • Shweta had a deep interest in acting right from her childhood.
  • Shweta did her first job when she was just 12 years old. She worked for a travel agency for which she received Rs. 500 per month.
  • Shweta has been a part of the dance reality shows Nach Baliye and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.
  • Tiwari is an avid dog lover and owns two pets named Pixie and Sweetoo.
  • In 2001, she bagged the lead role of Prerna Sharma in Star plus’ romantic drama Kasautii Zindagi Kay.
  • In 2004, she made her film debut with the Hindi Film, Madhoshi.
  • In 2006, she  participated in the dance reality show Nach Baliye with her ex-husband, Raja Chaudhary.
  • In 2010, Shweta participated in the fourth season of the reality show Bigg Boss.
  • In 2013, she played the role of Sweety Ahluwalia in Parvarrish – Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi.
  •  In 2015, she played Bindiya Rani in the &TV show Begusarai.
  • In 2019, Shweta is portraying Guneet Sikka in Mere Dad Ki Dulhan.
  • In 2022, Shweta played in guest roll in Bigg Boss 15.


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