Birthday: 7th August.
Nickname: Shivu, Shivi, Shiva.
Describe yourself: I am very friendly person. I am an athlete and I love sports. In fact I was a national level shooter. I enjoy my work and I am very fond of watching Hindi movies.
Strength: My parents and my will.
Weakness: I don't have any weakness.
What can easily impress you: Simplicity, cuteness, honesty and true friendship.
A cloud 9 moment for you: The love and affection which I get from my family, friends and fans, who support me in my good and bad times, takes me to cloud 9.
Do you believe in destiny: Yes, but it's for a very short time. Everything is decided by God.
Song you're humming these days: Heer from Jab Tak Hai Jaan.
Any TV show you follow: Apart from watching Suvreen Guggal, I don't get time to follow any other show.
Describe your daily routine in short: I get up at 8 o'clock in the morning, get ready, have my breakfast, then I go for my shoot. I go to the gym if I get some time in between my shoots. We go out for dinner or sometimes watch a movie after pack up. I go back my home and then go to bed at 1:30.
What is your favorite pass time during free time on the sets: I love Facebooking, watching movies, and playing cricket with my entire cast and crew.
Favorite hangout places in Mumbai: Candies in Bandra, Out of the Blue in Powai, R City Mall in Ghatkopar and Indigo's in Andheri.
Craziest fan encounter so far: I went to a temple, where some kids came and clicked a picture with me. After that their cameras were seized because cameras were not allowed there.
The best compliment ever received: When people say that "we relate to you", it's the best compliment for me and this kind of compliment is always good for an actor.
Your inspiration: My parents.
You're incomplete without: My phone, friends, parents and God.
Message to your fans: Thank you and love you all.
Reporter and Author: Anwesha Kamal