Shaylee Krishen is an Indian actress and model. In 2021, she appeared in the Amazon Prime Video series ‘The Last Hour’ in which she played the role of Pari.
Shaylee Krishen was born on Tuesday, 1 December 1998 (age 22 years; as of 2020) in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. She was born in a refugee camp in Jammu and Kashmir. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Weight (approx.): 55 kg
Eye Colour: Hazel Green
Hair Colour: Brown
Figure Measurements (approx.): 33-26-34
Family & Caste
Shaylee traces her roots from a royal family in Kashmir. Her father worked in a bank in Kashmir. Her elder brother, Adithya, works in a film production company in Bengaluru.
She started her career as an actor in the Malayalam film ‘Urumi’ in 2012 in which she played a cameo role. In an interview, while talking about her debut film, she said,
The Malayalam movie Urumi, directed by Santhosh Sivan sir in 2012, was my first theatre experience. I told my brother that day that he would see me doing a role in his movie someday. To my luck, it came true.”
Later, while she was doing modelling, Ravi Varman, one of the most successful Indian cinematographers, spotted her. He then clicked a few photographs of her that he sent to the Indian film director Santhosh Sivan, who selected her for his film ‘Moha.’ Shaylee has acted in the Malayalam film ‘Bermuda’ (2021) starring Shane Nigam and Vinay Forrt. In 2021, she started shooting for the Malayalam film ‘Jack and Jill’ in which she bagged the role of Tara. She has appeared in the Amazon Prime Video series ‘The Last Hour’ (2021) along with other Indian actors like Sanjay Kapoor, Raima Sen, and Karma Takapa.
- In 1980, Shaylee, her family, and thousands of Kashmiri Pandits moved from Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir to a refugee camp. Her parents were the descendants of a royal family who had to leave their villa and live in refugee tents. In an interview, she talked about her troubled childhood. She said,
My father was well educated. So, he could secure a job in a bank in Kashmir. It made it possible for my family to get a new house. It was more like winning a lottery for me when I got to use my own bedroom and washroom for the first time. I was eight years old when I left the camp and our life started anew. But still, it is painful to know that around 60,000 families still live in there.”
She further added,
So, nothing seems big for me and I don’t take success and fame into my head. My favourite place in the world is my bedroom inside the house that my papa owned after getting his first job.”
- She has got a tattoo inked on the middle finger of her left hand.
- Shaylee is an avid animal lover, and she often shares pictures of her pet cat and dog named Sasha on various social media platforms.
- Shaylee is often compared with the Afghan refugee girl Sharbat Gula for her looks; Sharbat Gula is best known for being featured on the cover of National Geographic magazine in 1985. She The People