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Her next Tamil film was Arundhathi, that was originally made in Telugu.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.



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'Singam 4' is on the cards: Suriya

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   1:10 pm
Chennai, Feb 15 (IANS) Actor Suriya has confirmed he will reunite with director Hari for the fourth instalment in the "Singam" franchise, but the process will take time. View More..

'Si3': Suriya's Singam act falls abysmally short (Review)

    Updated On : Feb 12,2017   2:46 pm
Film: "SI3(Singam 3)"; Language: Tamil; Director: Hari; Cast: Suriya, Anushka Shetty and Shruti Haasan; Rating: *1/2 View More..

Rajamouli to team up with Farmville game designer

    Updated On : Feb 09,2017   1:46 pm
Chennai, Feb 9 (IANS) Mark Skaggs, the brain behind popular games such as Farmville and Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle-Earth, is partnering with filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli to create a "Baahubali" mobile game. View More..

Blessed to be part of 'Om Namo Venkatesaya': Nagarjuna

    Updated On : Feb 08,2017   7:04 pm
Chennai, Feb 8 (IANS) Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna on Wednesday said he is blessed to be part of Raghavendra Rao-directed Telugu devotional drama "Om Namo Venkatesaya", which releases in cinemas on Friday. View More..

'The Ghazi Attack' a tribute to the Navy: Rana Daggubati

    Updated On : Feb 07,2017   10:02 pm
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Rana Daggubati who will be seen in upcoming flick 'The Ghazi Attack', said the film was a tribute to the Indian Navy. View More..

'Singam' franchise a milestone in my career: Suriya

    Updated On : Feb 01,2017   11:36 am
Chennai, Feb 1 (IANS) Actor Suriya, who awaits the release of Tamil actioner "SI3", considers the "Singam" franchise a big milestone in his nearly two-decade long career. View More..

Life can't be more satisfying: 'Baahubali' VFX supervisor

    Updated On : Jan 31,2017   11:26 am
Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) Working on India's most anticipated film "Baahubali: The Conclusion" can be nerve-wracking, but for visual effects supervisor R.C Kamalakannan it can't be more satisfying as he's getting to learn and share. View More..

Suriya's 'SI3' postponed again

    Updated On : Jan 24,2017   11:14 am
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) Actor Suriya's Tamil actioner "SI3", the third instalment in the "Singam" franchise, which was slated for release on Thursday after being deferred multiple times, has been postponed again. View More..

Suriya's 'S3' becomes 'C3'

    Updated On : Jan 17,2017   11:32 am
Chennai, Jan 17 (IANS) The makers of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", due for release on January 26 worldwide, on Tuesday said that the film's title has been rechristened to "C3". View More..

Keerthy Suresh to play Savitri in a biopic

    Updated On : Jan 03,2017   11:30 am
Chennai, Jan 3 (IANS) Actress Keerthy Suresh, best known for her work in films such as "Rajini Murugan" and "Nenu Sailaja", will be playing yesteryear legendary southern actress Savitri in an upcoming bilingual biopic. View More..

Nagarjuna's 'Om Namo Venkatesaya' teaser released

    Updated On : Dec 24,2016   1:02 pm
Chennai, Dec 24 (IANS) The makers of Akkineni Nagarjuna starrer upcoming Telugu devotional drama "Om Namo Venkatesaya" released the first teaser on Saturday. View More..

Suriya's 'S3' to release on Jan 26 next year

    Updated On : Dec 22,2016   1:44 pm
Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) After multiple postponements, it has finally been confirmed that Suriya's Tamil actioner "S3", the third part in the "Singam" franchise, will hit the screens worldwide on January 26, 2017. View More..

Suriya's 'S3' postponed to December 23

    Updated On : Dec 03,2016   11:50 am
Chennai, Dec 3 (IANS) Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", the third part in the "Singam" franchise, which was originally slated to hit the screens on December 16, has been pushed by a week and will now release on December 23 worldwide, the makers said. View More..

Not postponing 'S3: Yamudu': Producer

    Updated On : Nov 24,2016   11:38 am
Chennai, Nov 24 (IANS) Producer Malkapuram Shivakumar has confirmed that the release of Suriya-starrer "S3: Yamudu", the Telugu dubbed version of Tamil action "S3", will not be postponed, contrary to some reports. View More..

'S3' teaser clocks 2 million views

    Updated On : Nov 08,2016   12:52 pm
Chennai, Nov 8 (IANS) The teaser of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", the third part in the "Singam" franchise, has clocked over 2 million views in less than 24 hours. View More..

'S3' team shoot high-octane action scene at Chennai airport

    Updated On : Oct 31,2016   1:40 pm
Chennai, Oct 31 (IANS) The makers of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", the third part in the "Singam" franchise, have reportedly shot a high-octane action sequence in the city's airport, a source said. View More..

Always doubting myself as a filmmaker: Rajamouli

    Updated On : Oct 23,2016   2:12 am
Mumbai, Oct 23 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli, who broke various records with his magnum opus "Baahubali: The Beginning", says he is very confident as a storyteller, but has doubts about his filmmaking skills. View More..

First look of Baahubali 2 unvelied at MAMI

    Updated On : Oct 22,2016   9:02 pm
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) The motion poster of S.S. Rajamouli's "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" made a thunderous debut on Saturday at the ongoing Jio MAMI 18th Mumbai Film Festival with Star. View More..

'Baahubali 2...' first look to be shown at MAMI

    Updated On : Oct 18,2016   2:38 pm
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Jio MAMI Movie Mela with Star will showcase the first look of S.S. Rajamouli's "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" on October 22 here. View More..

'Baahubali 2...' first look to be showacased at MAMI

    Updated On : Oct 18,2016   1:08 pm
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Jio MAMI Movie Mela with Star will showcase the first look of S.S. Rajamouli's "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" on October 22 here. View More..