Shine Pandey is an Indian actor, who hails from Dubai. He is best known for playing the role of Nishant Kumar in the web series UP65 (2023) aired on JioCinema.
Shine Pandey was born on Wednesday, August 2, 2000 (age 23; as of 2023) in Dubai, UAE. His zodiac sign is Leo. Up to 8th standard, he did his schooling at Our Own High School, Al Warqa. After that, he shifted to India and completed the rest of his schooling at Fiitjee Junior College in Narayanguda, Hyderabad. He took coaching for four years at Fiitjee Coaching Center in Hyderabad, India to get into IIT. In 2018, he came to Mumbai to pursue a diploma in acting.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″
Weight (approx.): 75 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Body Measurements (approx.): Chest: 40 inches; Waist 30 inches; Biceps: 12 inches
Parents & Siblings
Shine is the only child of his parents.
Wife & Children
He is unmarried.
Shine is said to be in a relationship with Kashish Rizwan, an actor and model. The couple is often posting their pictures on their respective social media accounts.
Before entering the world of acting, Shine has done modelling for various famous brands.
Shine made his acting debut on the OTT platform with the web series UP65 (2023) aired on JioCinema.
- In 2018, Shine Pandey decided to step into the world of acting. For this, he came to Mumbai and joined the acting school that goes by the name of Anupam Kher. Ever since he joined the acting classes, he explored many new things and that’s when a new chapter of his life began. He completed a diploma in acting in 2018.
- Shine is a smoker and is often seen smoking on various occasions.
- Before playing a role of an IITian in the web series UP65, he was preparing for getting admission to IIT in real life. He prepared for almost four years by taking coaching at Fiitjee Coaching Center in Hyderabad, India. Unfortunately, he couldn’t crack the exam as his JEE score was more than 5 lakhs.
- According to Shine, his real-life hostel life has helped him to get familiar with the role of Nishant Kumar in the web series UP65 where he is seen playing the role of an IITian.
- In one of his interviews, Shine said that during his schooling days, he was a backbencher and one of the naughtiest boys in the class.
- Initially, Shine was not so interested to give an audition for the role of Nishant in the web series UP65. He was then again called by the makers and then he went to give the auditions. After three months in December 2021, he was locked for the role of Nishant.
- The idea of acting came to Shine’s mind from one of his hostel roommates when Shine was preparing for exams for IIT. Shine didn’t want to study further or go for a 9 to 5 job. So, his roommate recommended him to give auditions and try his luck in acting. After that, Shine started looking for various auditions in Hyderabad but didn’t find any. Then he shifted to Mumbai to begin his acting career.