Born: December 11,1969 Katapadi Village, Udupi District, Karnataka, India
Spouse: Sruthi Shetty.
Height: 6 feet 2 inches
Biography: Dayanand Shetty (also known as Daya Shetty) is a film and television actor most popular as Senior Inspector Daya in the long-ruunning Indian television series C.I.D.(since 1998). Daya Shetty has made guest appearances in shows like "Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin" and "Kkusum". He has acted in Gutur Gu which is a silent comedy show (in both season one and two) and was the Celebrity Guest in shows like Deal Ya No Deal, Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega(season 4), Kahani Comedy Circus Ki, and Aapka Sapna Hamara Apna" to name a few. He participated in the 2014 Season of Khatron ke Khiladi (TV Series) the stunts show, but got eliminated. He has also participated in a dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa(season 4). Daya Shetty has acted in many TV commercials, plays and films like "Johnny Gaddaar", "Runway" and "Singham Returns".