Ritu Shivpuri was born on Wednesday, 22 January 1975 (age 48 years; as of 2023) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius. After completing her studies, Ritu took up acting as a career.
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Weight (approx.): 60 kg
Hair Colour: Brown
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Figure Measurements (approx.): 32-30-35
Parents & Siblings
Ritu Shivpuri was born to an Indian actor Om Shivpuri and Indian actress Sudha Shivpuri, who is famous as ‘Baa’ from the TV serial ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.’ She has a brother named Vineet Shivpuri who is an assistance director.
Husband & Children
Ritu Shivpuri is married to Hari Venkat who is an entrepreneur. The couple is blessed with twin children, a son named Rohail Venkat, and a daughter named Samara Venkat.
Ritu and entrepreneur Hari were rumoured to be dating each other for a long period of time. Later, the couple got married.
Ritu follows Hinduism.
Ritu Shivpuri made her Bollywood debut with ‘Aankhen’ (1993), playing the role of ‘Ritu.’
She was very promising in her roles in the films ‘Rock Dancer’ (1995) and ‘Aar Ya Paar’ (1997). She appeared in the Telugu-language film ‘Dongaata’ in 1997 followed by the Kannada-language film ‘Z’ in 1999.
In 2006, Ritu appeared in the Punjabi language film ‘Ek Jind Ek Jaan.’
Ritu Shivpuri made her television debut with the series ’24: India’ as ‘Doctor Sunny;’ She appeared in 13 episodes in 2016. Later, she appeared in the television serial ‘Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Do 3’ (2017) in which she played the role of ‘Indrani Narayan Vashishth.’
She appeared in the Netflix series called ‘Class’ in 2023.
- Food: Home-made food
- Colour: White
- Ritu Shivpuri is popularly known as the ‘Lal dupatte waali’ girl after her debut film ‘Aankhen’ in 1993. The Times of India
- In 2006, she took a hiatus from acting to look after her family; she returned to acting in 2016 after a gap of 10 years. The Times of India
- Apart from being an actor, she is a jewellery designer.