Shilpa Shetty is an Indian film actress and model. Shilpa start her career in the film Baazigar (1993), she has appeared in nearly 50 Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada language films, her first leading role being in the 1994 Aag. She went through years of decline during her career, Shetty was willing to reinvent herself quite often. Her performances in Dhadkan and Rishtey were appreciated, while her portrayal of an AIDS patient in Phir Milenge , won her many accolades. Her younger sister Shamita Shetty is also a Bollywood film actress.