Jhanak Shukla

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Jhanak Shukla
Parent(s)Haril Shukla (Father) Supriya Shukla (Mother)

Jhanak Shukla is an Indian former child actress.

She is the daughter of documentary filmmaker Haril Shukla and actress Supriya Shukla. Her greatest success to date is her character 'Gia Kapur' in the Bollywood movie Kal Ho Na Ho, alongside Shahrukh Khan and Preity Zinta, where she plays the adopted daughter of Jaya Bachchan.[1][2]

In 2006, as "Princey" Shukla, she starred with Rajit Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharma and Irfan Khan in the movie "Deadline: Sirf 24 Ghante" as the kidnapped daughter 'Anishka Goenka'.

She also modelled for several advertisements like for 'ICICI' and a music video with Parikrama. She has also acted in the series Karishma Kaa Karishma (Remake of Small Wonder) and Star Plus's Son Pari for some time. She also featured in series Hatim as little Jasmine. Also later on she acted in Gumrah that is a reality based crime thriller and the Malayalam serial Aalipazham meaning the hailstone.

She had been signed for a pivotal role in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie Black. However, she opted out since it would have taken too much time.


  1. ^ "'I got fed up of acting'". Rediff.com. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
  2. ^ Sen, Sushmita. "Shweta Basu, Darsheel Safary, Sana Saeed and Other Actors' Child Characters That one can Never Forget [PHOTOS]". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 14 September 2017.

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