5 times when Shilpa Shetty shocked everyone

New Delhi, Nov 26: Shilpa Shetty has reached the pinnacle in her Bollywood career and achieved many milestones in the film industry. Today the actress is happily married to popular businessman Raj Kundra and have a son with him. The actress is not doing any film in the industry but remains a part of it and her presence is visible in all the high profile parties. 

The hot beauty as a teenager worked very hard to sculpt her frame to perfection and bagged Limca modeling assignment at the tender age of just 16. Soon Bollywood made note of her charms and she was offered ‘Baazigar'. She got appreciation for her role in 'Dhadkan', Rishtey ,'Life in a... Metro' and 'Apne', but became a household name when she won the British celebrity show ‘Big Brother 5'. Shilpa was the first Indian celebrity to take part in a reality show Big Brother in the UK and won it.

Let us take a look at the major controversies of her life: 

1) Obscene picture: In the year 2006, a non-bailable warrant was issued against gorgeous Shilpa Shetty by a Madurai court for posing in an obscene manner with another actress Reemma Sen. The pictures were published by a Tamil newspaper. According to the reports, warrants were issued against them as neither of the actresses could comply with summons, which were sent to them earlier for the same reason.

2) Love war: Shilpa Shetty's love affair with Akshay Kumar was a widely known fact in Bollywood industry. Shilpa was madly in love with Akshay and she fell in love with him during the shoot of a film. But destiny has something else in store for her. All hell broke loose when Shilpa found out he was dating her then best friend Twinkle Khanna. Her break up with long term boyfriend Akshay Kumar created a massive buzz in the industry. 

3) Richard Gere- Shilpa Shetty kiss: Hollywood actor Richard Gere kissed Shilpa Shetty on stage in front of the entire world without her consent. On lookers protested and also the Rajasthan court issues a warrant against the two.

4) Big brother controversy: When Shilpa participated in Big Brother show huge controversy erupted. Certain racist comments were made by co-constant Jade Goody in the Big Brother house and it created a huge rift angering Shilpa and the Indian audience. Later, an apology from Goody calmed the entire situation.

5) IPL controversy: Rajasthan Royals owner Shilpa Shetty was allegedly involved in match fixing. However, Shilpa Shetty denied any such involvement. Her team had won the first season of IPL years ago.