Shweta Basu Prasad Wiki, Child, Biography, Husband, Family, Controversy

Shweta Basu Prasad

Shweta Basu Prasad Wiki / Biography

Shweta Basu Prasad is an Indian Actress.

She is also known as Shweta Prasad & Shweta Prasad Basu.

She started her career as a Child Artist in Hindi films and television. She has also been a part of Bengali, Telugu and Tamil Cinema.

She was born in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. Swetha Basu date of birth is 11th January 1991.

Shweta Basu Prasad age is 28 years.

Their family shifted to Mumbai, Maharashtra when she was a child.

Shweta Basu completed her studies from R N Podar High School – Santacruz, Mumbai. She further graduated with Bachelors in Commerce.

She also has a good voice.

Shweta Basu Prasad contact number is not available.

She is proficient in Carnatic and Hindustani music & also a trained Sitar Player. Check out Shweta Basu Wiki.

Shweta Basu Prasad Husband / Family

Shweta Basu Prasad With Family
Shweta Basu With Family

Her father name is Anuj Prasad who is from Bihar. He is a direction and acting diploma holder from Shreeram Centre, New Delhi.

Shweta Basu Prasad With Father And Mother
Shweta Basu With Father And Mother

Her mother name is Sarmishta Basu Prasad who is from West Bengal. She is a musician and also a writer.

Shweta Basu’s grandfather retired as a chief operating officer in Intelligence Bureau, New Delhi.

She has a brother whose name is Rahul Prasad. There is no information about her sister.

Shweta Basu Prasad With Brother
Shweta With Brother

Shweta Basu married her longtime boyfriend on 13th December 2018. Her husband name is Rohit Mittal who is a filmmaker.

Shweta Basu Prasad With Husband
Shweta Basu Prasad With Husband

Their love story started when Anurag Kashyap introduced her to Rohit when she was working as a script consultant for Phantom films.

Shweta Basu Prasad Wedding Pics
Shweta Basu Prasad Wedding Pics

Gradually their friendship blossomed into love and the wedlock took place.

The wedding took place with both Bengali and Marwadi rituals in Pune, Maharashtra.

Shweta Basu Prasad Hot Pic

Physical Stats

  • Height:- 5’4’’ inches
  • Weight:- 58 kg
  • Body Measurements:- 34-28-36
  • Eye Color:- Black
  • Hair Color:- Black

Shweta Basu Prasad Career

Shweta Basu started her career as a child artist.

Shweta Basu Prasad Childhood Pic
Shweta Basu Childhood Pic

She added her mother’s maiden name Basu to her screen name.

At a tender age of 11 years she did her debut on television with the serial Kutumb in 2002 and in the same year she also did her Bollywood debut with the movie Makdee. Here she played dual roles named Chunni and Munni.

She also received the National Film Award as Best Child Artist for this film.

After the success of Makdee, offers started pouring into Shweta for different projects.

She later did other television serials like Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii and Karishma Kaa Karishma.

‘Shweta Basu Prasad’ in Hindi television became a household name.

Her stardom was triggered with her next film Iqbal in 2005 which also received many awards.

Shweta Basu child appearance was applauded all over. She then appeared in a number of TV serials and movies.

Shweta Basu Prasad Hot In Saree

Shweta Basu Prasad Tv Serials

  • Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii in 2002 as Shruti.
  • Karishma Kaa Karishma in 2003-2004 as Sweety.
  • Super 2 in 2016 as a contestant.
  • Chandra Nandini in 2016-2017 as Nandini/Roopa (double role).
  • Gangsters in 2018 as Aishwarya.

She has been a part of movies in Bollywood, Bengali, Tamil and Telugu industries which are given below.

Shweta Basu Prasad Latest Movie & Movies List

  • Makdee (Hindi) in 2002 as Chunni/Munni.
  • Iqbal (Hindi) in 2005 as Khadija.
  • Vaah Life Ho To Aisi (Hindi) in 2005 as Shweta.
  • Darna Zaroori Hai (Hindi) in 2006 as Ashu.
  • Kotha Bangaru Lokam (Telugu) in 2008 as Swapna.
  • Ek Nadir Galpo : Tale of a River (Bengali) in 2008 as Anu.
  • Ride (Telugu) in 2009 as Rani.
  • Kalavar King (Telugu) in 2010 as Shruthi.
  • Raa Raa (Tamil) in 2011 as Gayathri.
  • Nuwekkadunte Nenakkadunta (Telugu) in 2012 as Haritha.
  • Chandhamama (Tamil) in 2013 as Mary.
  • Badrinath Ki Dulhania (Hindi) in 2017 as Urmila Shukla Bansal.
  • The Tashkent Files (Hindi) in 2018 as Reporter.

Shweta Basu short films are also popular.

Shweta Basu Prasad Chandra Nandini made her remarkable comeback on television where she acted opposite to Actor Rajat Tokas.

Also Read:- full biography & details of Rajat Tokas

Swetha latest movie name is Devravne Budu Guri (Kannada) in 2017.

Swetha Basu Prasad ragalhari portal shows Shweta Basu Prasad Photo Gallery.

She is currently working on a documentary as a Producer. It is entitled as Roots which is based on Traditional Hindustani classical music. Swetha is also associated with it.


  • Shweta Basu Makdee movie made her win National Film Award for Best child artist in 2002.
  • Karachi International Film Festival’s best-supporting Actress Award for Iqbal in 2005.


  • Shweta Basu virtually fell off the grid after being entangled in a prostitution racket controversy in 2014.

Shweta Basu Prasad Controversy

  • She was caught red-handedly in high profile prostitution when Hyderabad police raided at a hotel in Banjaara Hills.

Shweta Basu – How your hobby can be your career? see video

Favorite Things

  • Favorite food is French Cuisine.
  • She likes to take selfies.


  • Her hobbies are Dancing and Travelling.


  • She is trying her luck as Producer for documentary Roots.
  • Swetha Basu Prasad” weight loss was evidently observed onscreen.
  • She has been in the industry for more than a decade & a half where she takes away a whopping sum of 25K-35K per episode for Chandra Nandini.
  • She was in a rehabilitation center for 2 months.
  • Dark clouds drifted away and the ray of the shine came into her life with her prince charming filmmaker Rohit Mittal.
  • She helps needy and poor people.

Shweta Basu Prasad Helping Poor People

  • She is in sync with fashion and trend.
  • Does she Smoke? :- No
  • Does she Drink? :- Not Known

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