Ravi Kishan Shukla (born 17 July 1969), popularly known as Ravi Kishan, is an Indian actor and television personality, who works in Hindi cinema and Bhojpuri cinema.He has also acted in a few Telugu films.In 2006, he participated in Bigg Boss, the Indian version of Big Brother.He was also a contestant on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 in 2012.In June 2008, Kishan was awarded the Most Popular Actor award at Bhojpuri Cinema Samman 2008 function.
Popular reality shows like Big Boss and more recently Ek Se Badhkar Ek – Jalwe Sitaron Ke have brought him to the front line of top Indian television actors. In 2008, he started co-hosting the celebrity dance-based reality show Bathroom Singer, Ek Se Badhkar Ek Jalwe Sitaron Ke on Zee. Kishan has worked with film directors like Shyam Benegal and Mani Ratnam in 2010.Kishan is a Brahmin.He is married to Preeti, they have four children. His father lives in his hometown, Bisuin (Barain) in Kerakat tehsil.Jaunpur District. Bisuin is a small village on the border of Varanasi Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh, consisting of about 20 families.