Anushka Shetty (Actress) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Anushka Shetty is an Indian actress and model who principally works in Telugu and Tamil films for which she has received awards inclusding three CineMAA Awards, a Nandi Award, TN State Film Awards and three Filmfare Awards from eight nominations. She debuted with the Super and got a Filmfare Best Supporting Actress – Telugu nomination. She then featured in S. S. Rajamouli’s Vikramarkudu that turned out to be a key commercial success, as were Lakshyam (2007), Souryam (2008), and Chintakayala Ravi (2008) were also box office successes. Her role as Princess Devasena in the Baahubali series (2015–17) received widespread approval, making her the highest-paid actress in South India.
Name: Sweety Shetty (Anushka Shetty)
DOB: November 7, 1981
Birth Place: Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Home Town: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Home Address: 6th floor, Woods Apartments, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana
Best Friends: Krish Jagarlamudi, Prabhas
Hobbies: Yoga, reading, travelling, gardening, listening to music
Debut Work: Super (2005, Telugu), Rendu (2006, Tamil)
Movies: Singam (2010), Singam II (2013), Yennai Arindhaal (2015), Si3 (2017), Vaanam (2011), Deiva Thirumagal (2011) and Inji Iduppazhagi (2015)
TV Serials: Not Applicable
Height: 178 centimetres
Weight: 62 kilograms
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Unmarried
Husband: Not Applicable
BF: Krish (Director, rumour), Prabhas (Actor, rumour)
Kids: Not Applicable
Father: A.N. Vittal Shetty
Mother: Prafulla Shetty
Brothers: Gunaranjan Shetty (Businessman) and Sai Ramesh Shetty (Doctor)
School: Somewhere in Bangalore
College (Graduation): Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru
College (Post-Graduation): Not Attended
Educational Qualification: Bachelor of Computer Applications
Cars: Not Known
Bikes: Not Applicable
House: House in Hyderabad
Movies: 2-3 Crore rupees/film (estimate)
TV Shows: Not Applicable
Net Income: $22 million (estimate)
Film: Not Known
Actor: Akkineni Nagarjuna, Mahesh Babu
Actress: Soundarya, Simran, Jyothika
Song: “Tum Bin”, Music of Arijit Singh and Shreya Ghoshal
More Information and Facts about Anushka Shetty
- Anushka made her acting debut in Puri Jagannadh’s 2005 Telugu film Super, where she featured alongside Akkineni Nagarjuna and Ayesha Takia.
- Her film, S. S. Rajamouli’s Vikramarkudu went on to become very successful and got her much recognition, making her very popular in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
- Her film Lakshyam was aNachievement in box office, after which she starred in Raghava Lawrence’s Don opposite Nagarjuna again. She also appeared in the film Souryam with Gopichand which became a box office hit.
- In 2009, Anushka Shetty first featured in the blockbuster hit, the fantasy film Arundhati.She went on to win the Nandi Special Jury Award and the Filmfare Best Actress Award for her performance.
- She was also a yoga instructor, trained under Bharat Thakur.
- She has also completed some modeling and endorsed leading brands such as Head & Shoulders, The Chennai Silks, Colgate Active Salt Toothpaste, Intex Aqua Smart Phones and MBS Jewelers.
- She won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu at Filmfare Awards South for Arundhati and the Nandi Special Jury Award at Nandi Awards besides CineMAA Award for Best Actress and Ugadi Award for Best Actress at Gemini Ugadi Award. For the same, she won the Santosham Best Actress Award, South Scope Cine Award for Best Actress and the Vamsee film Award for Best Actress.
- She won the Vijay Award for Favourite Heroine at Vijay Awards for her performance in Vettaikaran.
- In 2010, she won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu at Filmfare Awards South for Vedham along with the CineMAA Award for Best Actress (Jury), the Santosham Best Actress Award and the Vamsee Film Award for Best Actress.
- Anushka Shetty won the Ugadi Award for Best Actress at Ugadi Awards 2016 for her role in the film Rudhramadevi. For the same, she won the Best actress award at Apsara Awards 2016, Entertainer of the Year award at Apsara Awards 2016, CineMAA Award for Best Actress, the Best Actress award at Bharatamuni Awards, the Best Actress award at Critics Choice at SIIMA (South Indian International Movie Awards) in 2016.Additionally, the film also got her the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu at the Filmfare Awards South Awards and the Santosham Best Actress Award.
Featured Image Source: Anushka Shetty at Bahubali Audio Launch