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Her next Tamil film was Arundhathi, that was originally made in Telugu.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

Hindi version of 'Baahubali 2' surpasses earnings of 'Dangal'

    Updated On : May 12,2017   3:06 pm
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) In just 14 days since its release, the Hindi dubbed version of filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has crossed the domestic lifetime collection of Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's sports drama film "Dangal". View More..

'Baahubali 2' beats 'Dangal' at the US box-office

    Updated On : May 04,2017   11:16 am
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) S.S Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has successfully surpassed Aamir Khan's "Dangal" at the US box-office with earnings over $12.6 million so far and counting. View More..

Monday like Day One for 'Baahubali 2': KJo

    Updated On : May 02,2017   6:25 pm
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar, who has presented the Hindi dubbed version of "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion", says the Rs 40.25 crore collection that the movie made on the first day after its opening weekend, is a "revolution". View More..

Prabhas revels in 'Baahubali 2' success

    Updated On : May 02,2017   5:42 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Actor Prabhas, who has been appreciated for his lead role in "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" -- which has opened to massive collections -- has thanked his family, friends and fans for their constant support in his journey. View More..

'Baahubali 2' collects over Rs 400 crore in opening weekend

    Updated On : May 01,2017   7:18 pm
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has upped the bar for box office earnings for Indian films by amassing Rs 400 crore plus worldwide in its opening weekend since its release on April 28, according to trade experts. View More..

Shankar's words inspiration to work harder: Rajamouli

    Updated On : May 01,2017   1:36 pm
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli on Monday said filmmaker S. Shankar's words of praise for his film "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion", which has already turned out a blockbuster, will inspire him to work harder. View More..

Rajinikanth-Rajamouli combo will break 'Avatar' record: Alphonse

    Updated On : May 01,2017   11:54 am
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Director Alphonse Puthren of "Premam" fame believes a film in the combination of S.S. Rajamouli and superstar Rajinikanth can beat the earnings of James Cameron's "Avatar" at the box office. View More..

'Baahubali 2' Indian cinema's pride: Rajinikanth

    Updated On : Apr 30,2017   11:16 pm
Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday described S.S Rajamouli's "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion", which has already been adjudged a blockbuster, as Indian cinema's pride. He even saluted the whole team for their efforts. View More..

Rajamouli thanks 'Baahubali' fans for support

    Updated On : Apr 30,2017   3:42 pm
Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli has thanked the fans of "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" for their support after the films release. View More..

'Baahubali' let Telugu cinema grow by leaps and bounds: Chiranjeevi

    Updated On : Apr 30,2017   12:32 pm
Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Megastar Chiranjeevi on Sunday said S.S. Rajamoulis "Baahubali" franchise has let Telugu cinema grow beyond ones imagination. View More..

'Baahubali...' game changer for Indian movies, says Mahesh Bhatt (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Apr 29,2017   6:10 pm
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt says S.S. Rajamoulis magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" will redefine Indian cinema. View More..