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Shwetha Menon is an Indian actress, model and television anchor. She won Femina Miss India Asia Pacific 1994. She has predominantly acted in Malayalam and Hindi language films, besides appearing in a number of Telugu and Tamil Language Films. Shwetha won two Kerala State Film Awards for Best Actress. She participated in Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 1.

Birth Name

Shwetha Menon

Nickname

Shwetha

Profession

Actress, Model, Voice Artist, Television Anchor

Nationality

Indian

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Shwetha Menon was born on the 23th of April 1974, in Chandigarh, India.

Age

She’s currently 48 years old.

Sun Sign

Taurus

Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

She is of Malayali descent.

Religion

Hinduism

Education

Shwetha studied at Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 1 in East Hill, Kozhikode, Kerala.

Family Details

  • Father – T. V. Narayanankutti (Served in the Indian Air Force)
  • Mother – Sarada Menon (Housewife)
  • Siblings – Unknown

Marital Status

Married

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Boyfriend / Spouse

Shwetha Menon has dated –

  • Bobby Bhonsle (2004-2007)​ – In 2004, Shwetha got married to Bollywood model Bobby Bhonsle but the couple divorced in 2007.

  • Sreevalsan Menon (2011-Present) – On June 18, 2011, Menon tied the knot with Sreevalsan Menon at the Neythalappurath Sastha Ayappa temple, Valanchery, Kerala. On September 27, 2012, they welcomed their first child together, a daughter named Sabaina Menon.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
  • In centimeters – 170 cm
  • In meters – 1.70 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 68 kg
  • In Pounds – 150 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-25-36
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 25 inches
  • Hip – 356inches
  • Bra Size – 34D

Body Build

Average

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Black

Shoe Size

She wears a size 8.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 8 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Menon became known after won Femina Miss India Asia Pacific 1994. She is best known for her appearance in Malayalam film Paradesi. She is also one of the highest-paid celebrities in Malayalam cinema.

Film Debut

In 1991, Shwetha started her career as an actress in the Malayalam film Anaswaram directed by Jomon, playing the female lead opposite Mammootty. She subsequently made her debut in Bollywood and appeared in over 30 films; some of her Bollywood films include Asoka (2001), Maqbool (2003) and Corporate (2006).

Television Debut

In 1990, Menon landed her first role in television by appearing as main actress in the  series, Manasi on DD Malayalm. In 2008, she rose to popularity after presenting the musical programme, Star Wars on Kairali TV.

Brand Endorsements

Shwetha has done endorsement work for brands such as Kamasutra.

Shwetha Menon Net worth

Shwetha Menon has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million dollars as of 2023.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shwetha Menon

  • Menon hails from Valanchery in Malappuram district in Kerala, but was born at Chandigarh.
  • In 1991, she made her first film appearance as Catherine in the Malayalam-language film Anaswaram. She co-starred in the film alongside Mammootty.
  • She ventured into modeling and became noted, after participating and winning at several beauty pageants, which led to her debut in Bollywood.
  • In 1997, the Bollywood film Ishq where she received notable attention as the dancer for the song, Humko Tumse Pyaar Hai, featuring Aamir Khan and Ajay Devgn.
  • In 2001, Menon played Nandaneshwari Hindi-language epic historical drama film Aśoka, a dramatized version of the early life of emperor Asoka, of the Maurya Empire. The film’s lead cast included Shah Rukh Khan, Ajith Kumar, Kareena Kapoor, Hrishitaa Bhatt, and Danny Denzongpa.
  • On January 5, 2004, she was charged with insulting the Indian flag at a fashion show as she had allegedly walked the ramp with the tricolor wrapped around her body.
  • In 2011, Menon brought to life the character of Maya Krishnan (a single woman who works as a dubbing artist and is also a foodie) Malayalam-language romantic comedy film Salt N’ Pepper. For this performance, she bagged the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress as well as got nominated for a Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam.
  • Shweta is seen as very active on her social media.
  • She worked in different languages like Malayalam, Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, and Kannada.
  • In 2017, Shwetha provided vocals to the character of a police officer played by Raashi Khanna in Malayalam action-thriller film Villain.
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