Anushka Shetty Biography

Anushka BiographyAnushka Shetty is well recognized face in Telugu and Tamil film industries. She has impressive personality and exhibited her talent in numerous blockbuster movies.

In Telugu film industry, she made her acting debut in ‘Super’ (2005). She came in limelight for her brilliant performance in Vikramarkudu (2006) which was highly acclaimed by audiences and gained commercial success.

She made her first appearance in Tamil cinema with Rendu (2006) with actor Madhavan. Here she played the role of innocent girl and her performance was well appreciated.

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Her next Tamil film was Arundhathi, that was originally made in Telugu. This film gave her fame and she was being recognized in Telugu and Tamil industry.

Anushka Shetty did six films in 2008. Souryam with Gopichand was highly successful film. She acted in “OkkaMagaadu”, “Swagatam” and “Baladur” but these movies that did not do well at the box office.

South Indian Actress Anuskha Anushka played a most contentious role as male in the film Vettaikkaran in 2009 which was well appreciated by the viewers. In the 2010, Shetty gained fame for her excellent performance in Tamil action-masala film  Singam (2010) that bombed at the box office.

Her role in movies like Vaanam (2011) and DeivaThirumagal (2011) was critically applauded. She appeared in film Singam II (2013), a sequel to Singam that was a blockbuster.

Anuska was credited for Filmfare Award for Best Actress in 2009. In 2010, Anushka won the Nandi Awards for Special Jury Award for the Film Arundhati and in the same year she was honoured with Filmfare Award for Best Actress in the Telugu Film, Vedam.

Anushka Shetty was born as Sweety Shetty on 7 November 1981 in Mangalore. She hails from the landed Bellipady Uramalu Guthu family.

Her parents are Prafulla and A.N. Vittal Shetty. She has two brothers Gunaranjan Shetty and Sai Ramesh Shetty who is a cosmetic surgeon.

 Anushka Shetty did her schooling in Bangalore and completed her graduation in Computer Applications at Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. She was also a trainer of yoga and took training under Yoga Guru Bharat Thaku.

Anushka Shetty Latest News

Rajamouli happy over 'Baahubali 2' response in Japan

    Updated On : Apr 27,2018   2:38 pm
Tokyo, April 27 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli says he is happy with the response that his magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The conclusion" has received here in Japan. View More..

Rajamouli excited for 'Baahubali' screening at Karachi film fest

    Updated On : Mar 28,2018   10:54 am
Chennai, March 28 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli is excited that his magnum opus "Baahubali" will be screened at the upcoming Pakistan International Film Festival (PIFF) in Karachi. View More..

Telugu actor arrested for theft in estranged wife's flat

    Updated On : Jan 31,2018   1:34 pm
Hyderabad, Jan 31 (IANS) Telugu actor Samrat Reddy has been arrested for alleged trespassing and theft in the house of his estranged wife, a police official said. View More..

Surprises and shockers: 'Baahubali' sets Rs 500 cr bar for Bollywood (2017 in Retrospect)

    Updated On : Dec 30,2017   11:36 am
Mumbai, Dec 30 (IANS) The highest earning film in India this year -- "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" -- was neither an original Hindi movie nor featured an established star. That says a lot about the changing dynamics of Bollywood which, in 2017, saw a mixed bag of projects that drew audiences mainly with solid content, notwithstanding star power. View More..

'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion' set for Japan, Russia release

    Updated On : Dec 26,2017   3:02 pm
Chennai, Dec 26 (IANS) "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion", which brought cheer to the Indian box office this year, will hit the screens in Japan on December 29 and subsequently in Russia in January. View More..

Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth win NTR Award

    Updated On : Nov 14,2017   8:10 pm
Amaravati, Nov 14 (IANS) Veteran actors Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth and film director K. Raghvendra Rao have bagged the NTR National Film Awards for 2014, 2015 and 2016. View More..

S.S. Rajamouli a master storyteller: KJo (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Oct 10,2017   4:26 pm
Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar wished S.S. Rajamouli on his 44th birthday on Tuesday, and called him the "best director of Indian cinema". View More..

Don't want to break out of 'Baahubali' image: Prabhas

    Updated On : Oct 05,2017   3:36 pm
Hyderabad, Oct 5 (IANS) Prabhas, who became popular as the star of the "Baahubali" film franchise, says he doesn't mind living under its shadow. View More..

We are putting much more effort in detailing: Rajamouli

    Updated On : Oct 04,2017   1:26 pm
Hyderabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli feels industry people are putting in a lot of effort to detailing, and calls it a "significant change" in the cinema world. View More..

Not disappointed about 'Baahubali' missing out Oscar entry: Rajamouli (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Sep 25,2017   11:42 am
Hyderabad, Sep 25 (IANS) S.S. Rajamouli is not disappointed that his magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" was not chosen as Indias official entry to the Oscars for the foreign language film category this year. The filmmaker says his aim is to take stories to a wider audience, and making money for the team, instead of winning awards. View More..

I'm not making Mahabharata: Rajamouli

    Updated On : Sep 24,2017   11:38 pm
Hyderabad, Sep 24 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli denied reports that after breaking records with "Baahubali" franchise, he is making another big budget film based on the Mahabharata, saying that he is not working on anything and enjoying his break. View More..

Prabhas is really cool, down to earth: Varun Dhawan

    Updated On : Jun 20,2017   2:56 pm
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Actor Varun Dhawan has praised Southern star Prabhas and has labelled him as a "cool and down to earth" individual. View More..

50 days of 'Baahubali 2', film still going strong

    Updated On : Jun 16,2017   10:56 am
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" celebrates its 50th day of run in cinemas on Friday. The film is still running to packed houses in over 1,000 screens in the country. View More..

'Baahubali 2' China release date not firmed up yet: Producer

    Updated On : Jun 02,2017   4:34 pm
Chennai, June 2 (IANS) A date for the release of "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" in China is yet to be set, says producer Shobu Yarlagadda. However, he confirmed they have already "begun the process". View More..

Big B honoured to get 27 mn Twitter followers (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : May 28,2017   12:44 pm
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has scored 27 million followers on Twitter and says he feels honoured and blessed. View More..

25 days of 'Baahubali 2', film continues its golden run

    Updated On : May 23,2017   2:14 pm
Chennai, May 23 (IANS) It's been 25 days since the release of S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion", and the film is continuing its phenomenal run in cinemas across the country, feel trade pundits. View More..

Hope 'Baahubali 2' crosses over Rs 2000 cr: Rahman

    Updated On : May 22,2017   10:38 am
Chennai, May 22 (IANS) Double Oscar-winning composer A.R Rahman on Monday said he wishes S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" mints over Rs 2000 crore at the box-office. View More..

Ranveer Singh wowed by 'Baahubali 2' (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : May 16,2017   11:40 am
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh has been swept over by India's biggest motion picture "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion". View More..

'Baahubali 2' second film to mint over Rs 100 cr in Tamil Nadu

    Updated On : May 14,2017   12:38 pm
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has officially joined the Rs 100-crore club in Tamil Nadu. It is the second film after superstar Rajinikanth's Tamil science-fiction actioner "Enthiran" to achieve the rare feat. View More..

Vivek Agnihotri's 'Mohammad and Urvashi' bags Dadasaheb Phalke award (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : May 13,2017   4:02 pm
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri's first short film "Mohammad and Urvashi" has bagged the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award. View More..