Sanjeeda Sheikh at Star Plus Dandia shoot
20 December 1984 |
Kuwait City, Kuwait
|Occupation||Actress, dancer, television presenter, model|
|Spouse(s)||Aamir Ali (m. 2012)|
Sheikh has played various roles on television soap operas. She made her acting debut as Nimmo in 2005 TV series Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa. After that she appeared as a vamp in 2007 Star Plus series Kayamath. She is most famous for playing the role of Durga Thakur as a revenge seeking woman in the thriller series Ek Hasina Thi. Along with Aamir Ali she participated in the dancing competition show Nach Baliye 3 and won the competition. In 2016 she appeared as Dhani in Ishq Ka Rang Safed.
Sheikh is set to reunite with her Ek Hasina Thi co-star Vatsal Sheth for a supernatural web series, titled Gehraiyaan. The web series is directed by debutante director Sidhant Sachdev and produced by Vikram Bhatt production house. The show is scheduled to premiere in 2017. In March, 2017 Sheikh have started shooting for her upcoming serial titled Kya Tu Meri Laage opposite Keith Sequeira. The show is produced by Sidharth P Malhotra and will be launched by Star Plus in April. 
Sanjeeda was born on 20 December 1984 into a Muslim family of Kuwait. She spent her childhood days in Ahmedabad. She settled in Mumbai with her parents and younger brother. On 2 March 2012 she married her longtime boyfriend Aamir Ali.
|2006||Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa||Nimmo||STAR One||Female Lead|
|2007||Nach Baliye 3||Herself||Star Plus||Contestant (Winner)|
|2008||Kya Dill Mein Hai||Naina Oberoi||9X||Parallel Female Lead|
|2008||Nach Baliye 4||Herself||Star Plus||Anchor|
|2010||Jaane Pehchane Se Yeh Ajnabi||Ayesha||STAR One||Female lead|
|2010||Zara Nachke Dikha||Herself||Star Plus||Contestant (Winner)|
|2011||Hi! Padosi... Kaun Hai Doshi?||Sejal Mehta||Sahara One||Female lead|
|2011||Piya Ka Ghar Pyaara Lage||Sejal Mehta||Sahara One||Female lead|
|2013||Badalte Rishton Ki Dastaan||Meera Raunat||Zee TV||Female lead|
|2014||Ek Hasina Thi||Durga Thakur||Star Plus||Female lead|
|2015||Power Couple||Herself||Sony TV||Contestant (Eliminated)|
|2016||Ishq Ka Rang Safed||Dhani||Colors TV||Female lead|
- Guest Appearances
- 2012:Ramleela – Ajay Devgn Ke Saath
- 2015: Bhagyalaxmi
- 2015: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded
- 2016: Swaragini - Jodein Rishton Ke Sur
- 2016:SAB Ki Diwali
Awards and nominations
|2006||Indian Telly Award||Best Fresh New Face (Female)||Nimmo||Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa||Nominated|
|2007||STAR Parivaar Awards||Favourite Saut award||Ayesha||Kayamath||Won|
|2008||Zee Gold Awards||Best Actress in a Negative Role||Won|
|Indian Telly Award||Best Actress in a Negative Role||Nominated|
|2011||Zee Gold Awards||Most Stylish Actress||Won|
|2013||LIVE Quotient Awards||Best Dance / Performer Media Personality
(with Amir Ali)
|2014||STAR Parivaar Awards||Fevourite Behen||Durga||Ek Haseena Thi||Nominated|
|Fevourite Naya Sadasya||Nominated|
|Most Stylish Female Sadasya||Won|
|Indian Television Academy Awards||Desh Ki Dhadkan - Best Actress||Nominated|
|Gr8 Performer of the year||Won|
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- "Ekta Kapoor, Aamir-Sanjeeda, Arjun Bijlani and others ring in Karishma Tanna's birthday!". Pinkvilla.
- "BFFs Mouni and Sanjeeda dancing to the tunes of Ambarsariya is the most graceful thing today!". Pinkvilla.
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- "Sanjeeda Shaikh looks intense in her comeback show! Check out". Pinkvilla.
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- "TV star Aamir Ali, Sanjeeda Sheikh tie the knot". Mumbai: India Today. Mar 5, 2012. Retrieved July 27, 2012.
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- "SAB Ki Diwali: Sanjeeda Shaikh and Bakhtiyaar Irani burn the dance floor with their sizzling performances". Celebs and Cinema.
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