Athiya Shetty is an Indian film actress, who was born on 5th November 1992 in Mumbai.
She is the daughter of Bollywood’s famous actor Sunil Shetty. Her mother Mana Shetty is a business tycoon who handles the post of Director for R House Furnishing Solutions and S2 Realty Developers Pvt. Ltd respectively.
Athiya made her Bollywood debut in the year 2015 in the movie Hero for which she got the Best Female Debut award. The movie was directed Nikkhil Advani, while Sallu Bhai was the producer.
She did her schooling at Cathedral and John Connon School in Mumbai and later shifted to American School of Bombay.
During her school days, she used to participate in school plays with Shraddha Kapoor and Tiger Shroff.
Since her childhood, Athiya wanted to be an actress. So, she went to New York City to pursue her higher studies at the New York Film Academy.