Sanjeeda Sheikh is an actor, dancer, and presenter. She belongs to Ahmedabad and had completed her education there itself. She holds a bachelor’s degree in arts from Nirma Institute Ahmedabad. She has appeared in a lot of different Hindi television serials. She has also worked in several films and web series. Sanjeeda Sheikh made her debut in television with the show Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa. She made her web-series debut by Gehraiyaan. Apart from this, she has also appeared in a number of different music videos directed by Vatsal Sheth.
Social Media Stats
Full / Real Name
Actor and Dancer
Date of Birth
20 December 1984
37 (as of 2021)
Kuwait City, Kuwait, Middle East
University or College
Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Graduation ( Bachelor of Arts )
Interest & Hobbies
Dancing, Travelling and Cooking
Morphology of Sanjeeda Sheikh
Personal Life of Sanjeeda Sheikh
Sanjeeda was born on 20 December 1984 in Kuwait City, Kuwait. But she belongs to Ahmedabad, Gujarat. She has a brother named Anas. She completed her graduation with a bachelor’s in arts from Nirma University. Sanjeeda married her actor boyfriend Aamir Ali on 2 March 2012. She has a daughter from him through surrogacy.
Brother: Anas Abdul Rahim Sheikh (Younger)
Sanjeeda is now Divorced. They separated in the year 2020. Sanjeeda married her boyfriend actor Aamir Ali in 2012 with whom she has a daughter through surrogacy named Aarya Ali born in 2019.
Career Path of Sanjeeda Sheikh
Sanjeeda Sheikh made her debut in television with the show Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa. She played a female protagonist role in several TV shows. Later she was seen in Kayamath, Piya Ka Ghar Pyaara Lage, Kundali Bhagya, Naagin 3, Kumkum Bhagya and many more. As Sanjeeda was a dance enthusiast, She also participated in and hosted many dance-related programs like Nach Baliye, Zara Nachke Dikha 2, Power Couple, Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan, etc. She has also made her web-series debut by Gehraiyaan and she has also appeared in numerous music videos which include Bas Ek Baar, Ajnabee, Tum Aaoge, Sajda Karu, Kalla Sohna Nai, and Ruka Hoon. Sheikh has also been shown her acting skills in movies which include Baghban, Ponniyini Selvan, Pankh, Ashka, Nawabzaade, Trish, and Kaali Khuhi. She came as a guest on Bigg Boss season 6.
In 2017, her sister-in-law Zakerabanu Zakir Hussain filed an FIR against Sanjeeta for mental and physical abuse. In the FIR Zakerabanu said that “when she was speaking with her father over the phone, the sibling’s trio (Anas Abdul Rahim Sheikh, Anisha Sheikh, and Sanjeeda Sheikh) started yelling at her and beating her up”.
In 2007, Rakhi Sawant filed an FIR against her and Star Plus for cheating with her in the finals of the reality show ‘Nach Baliye 3’.
Favorite and Beloved Things
Vanilla Ice-cream, Pizza and Pasta
Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
Facts About Sanjeeda Sheikh
She gave a dance performance in the finale of Big Boss 6 in 2013.
In 2017, she appeared in a Horror web series Gehraiyaan, opposite Vatsal Sheth. The web series is directed by Sidhant Sachdev.
She is an avid pet lover and has a pet dog who is called Bravo.
Sanjeeda has won many awards for her performances, such as the Zee Gold Awards for Best Actress in a Negative Role (2008), the Zee Gold Awards for Most Stylish Actress (2011), Indian Television Academy Awards for Great Performer Of The Year (2014) to name a few.
Sanjeeda initially used to work as a choreographer before getting into Acting.