Shibani Dandekar is a singer, model, actor and host who began her career as a host on American television with three nationally broadcasted shows- ‘Namaste America’, ‘V Desi’ and ‘The Asian Variety Show’.
She has anchored popular shows like ‘After Hours' on Zee Cafe, 'Men 2.0’ on AXN, ‘Let's Design’ on Zoom, ‘India's Sexiest Bachelor’ on Big CBS Prime, and ‘India's Glam Diva’ on Big CBS Love and many more. She also anchored the Indian-produced ‘Grammy Nominees Special’ on VH1 as a lead-up to the 53rd Grammy Awards.
Since 2011, she has co-hosted the show ‘Extra Innings - T 20’ on Sony Max TV during the Indian Premier League matches. Shibani is also hosting the ‘Mission Cover Shot’ for the National Geographic channel.
Dandekar was also seen as a supporting actor in numerous films like 'Shaandaar', 'Sultan', 'Noor', 'Naam Shabana' and 'Bhavesh Joshi'. She was a contestant on the TV dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhla Jaa' 2012 and 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' 2017 on Colors TV.
She has been the host of significant events such as the Maxim Hot 100 and MTV Coke Studio and has been associated with brands like Nike, Rolls Royce, Puma, Mercedes, Toyota, Horlicks and many more. Alongside Andrew Flintoff and Paddy McGuinness, she hosted the opening ceremony of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
She received a nomination for Best Anchor Game/Quiz Show at the 11th Indian Television Academy Awards. She also anchored the Sony launch of the tribute to Michael Jackson - This is it.
This prolific host and anchor is also a popular fashion icon and has over 1.3 million followers on Instagram and 1.6 million followers on Facebook . Much loved for her impeccable sense of style and her straightforward and unfiltered speech, she is sure to be a terrific addition to any type of corporate or social event.