Anushka Shetty (born November 7, 1981) is an Indian Actress, Model, and South Indian Film Star from Karnataka, India. She is best known for her work in Tamil and Telugu films. Previously this celebrity worked as a Yoga instructor. In the year 2005, Shetty made her debut in Telugu cinema with ‘Super’.
Further, she made her first appearance in a Tamil film named ‘Rendu’ (2006). Anushka’s role as Devasena in the most grossing movie Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017) helped in gaining popularity. This made her the highest-paid actress in South cinema.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Childhood
This star was born as Sweety Shetty and as per 2019, her age is 38 years old. She took birth at the house of mother Prafulla Shetty and father A.N. Vittal Shetty. Anushka’s parent played a huge role in her success and supported her at every stage of life.
On coming to siblings, Shetty is the only girl child in the family. In addition to this, she has two brothers named Gunaranjan Shetty, a businessman and Sai Ramesh Shetty, a Doctor. Her bros loved their only sister very much.
In terms of Education, information about her schooling is not available, it might be a local school. Further, Anushka Shetty graduated in Bachelor of Computer Applications from Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru. After that, she got attracted towards modeling and joined that.
Wedding, Boyfriend & Spouse
Earlier there was a rumor that this actress is dating Krish, a director by profession. However, both of them did not make confirmation. Further, in 2015 Shetty came into a relationship with co-star Prabhas after working with her boyfriend in the same movie Baahubali (2015, 2017).
Currently focusing on her career Anushka is not in favor of marrying and settling family of her own. An update will be made if any information regarding her spouse and marriage will be available to us. She loves kids very much and supposed to have her own in the future.
|Real Full Birth Name||Sweety Shetty.|
|Nick name||Anushka and Mac.|
|Profession||Actress and Model.|
|Famous for||Her role as Devasena in the most grossing movie series Baahubali (2015, 2017).|
|Age (As of 2019)||38 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||7 November 1981.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Mangalore, Karnataka, India.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: @anushkashettyofficial (2.3 million+ followers).
Facebook: @AnushkaShetty (14 million+ likes).
|Current Residence||Hyderabad, Telangana.|
|Tamil Films||1. Rendu (2006).
2. Vettaikaaran (2009).
3. Singam (2010).
4. Vaanam (2011).
5. Saguni (2012).
6. Bhaagamathie (2018).
and many more.
|Telugu Movies||1. Super (2005).
2. Stalin (2006).
3. Arundhati (2009).
4. Vedam (2010).
5. Baahubali: The Beginning (2015).
6. Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy (2019).
and many more.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5'10 ".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 137 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-28-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: A.N. Vittal Shetty.
Mother: Prafulla Shetty.
|Siblings||Brothers: Gunaranjan Shetty, a businessman and Sai Ramesh Shetty, a Doctor.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Dated co-star Prabhas.|
|Boyfriend/Fiancé||1. Krish (rumored).
2. Prabhas (2015).
|Husband/Spouse Name||Not Available.|
|Highest Qualification||She graduated in Bachelor of Computer Applications.|
|School||Will Update Soon.|
|Alma Mater.||Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Akkineni Nagarjuna.
|Dream Holiday Destination||London.|
|Favorite Color||Black and Pink.|
|Love to do||Yoga, Traveling and Reading Books.|
|Favorite Food||Non-Veg especially Chicken Dishes.|
|Net worth (approx.)||Rs. 142 Crores.|
|Monthly Salary, Income & Earnings||Rs. 3-4 Crores per film.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Not Known.|
|Home Details||6th Floor, Woods Apartments, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Anushka Shetty
- This model has a soft corner towards animals and has a pet dog at home. Especially the dogs are her favorite ones.
- Her yoga master Bharat Thakur recommended her name to Puri Jagannath who was looking for a new face in the film industry. Moreover, this lady hates auditions.
- ‘Vikramarkudu’ (2006) gave this actress first success though she made debut in 2005.
- As a student Geography was her favorite subject and Sweety finds it somehow interesting than others.
- Shetty is a social media sensation too. Her Instagram followers are increasing day by day but currently not active on Twitter.
- This beautiful girl is environment-friendly and loves to collect many things like poems and articles regarding nature.
- In the movie ‘Size Zero’ (2015) to play the role of an obese lady this young girl gained 20 kg weight to get fit into the character.
- She preferred Yoga for fitness and practices it almost daily at home. According to Mac, this gives her a sense of relaxation and peace.
- Anushka Shetty holds a tall height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) and a healthy weight of 62 kg (137 lbs).
- This star did brand endorsements for brands like Head & Shoulders, Intex Aqua, Colgate Active Salt toothpaste and many more.
- At the US box office, she became the second Indian actress to have a $1 million grosser, the first one was late Sridevi.
- Shetty received many awards like Filmfare award, CineMAA award, South Scope Cine award, Vamsee film award and many more.
- In 2015, people voted her as Hyderabad’s most desirable woman.
- Anushka managed to get a wealthy Net worth of Rs. 142 Crores from her acting career. Reports suggest that she takes around Rs. 3-4 Crores per film.