Son of the legendary Fight Composer/actor Late Shetty. Started his career at the age of 15 as an assistant director with Kuku Kohli on the film Phool Aur Kaante starring Ajay Devgan and directed his first feature film Zameen as an independent Director with Devgan in 2003 at the age of 29.
His mother worked as a Asistant director to dad Shetty in action scene's. She was also a junior artiste in films.
Has a sister named Chanda.
Step brother of Hriday Shetty (Hriday is from Shetty's first marriage).
Brother in law of Costume designer Navin Shetty (Mahek's husband).
Sister Mahek Shetty is a costume designer in films.
Elder sister Chanda Shetty was a assistant to Rahul Rawail.
Step brother of producer Uday Shetty.
His mother Ratna Shetty was a famous junior artiste in films. She appeared in the song Yeh Reshmi Zulfen in Do Raaste with Rajesh Khanna. She was the police constable's wife in the movie Anth. She was fight master Shetty's second wife.
Sister named Chaya Shetty. From his dad's first marriage to Vinodini.
Sister named Kiran Shetty from his dad Shetty's first marriage to Vinodini. She is a air hostess.
Dad Shetty's first wife Vinodini and children (Hriday, Uday, Kiran, Chaya) do not acknowledge Shetty's second marriage to Ratna and the children they had (Rohit, Mahek , Chanda).