Anushka Shetty is an Indian actress and model who predominantly appears in Tamil and Telugu films. Anushka made her acting debut with the 2005 Telugu film Super, for which she was nominated for a Filmfare Best Supporting Actress – Telugu. She portrayed Princess Devasena in the Baahubali series and played an important role in the crime action movie, Singam and Singam II. Her performance in the 3D historical action movie, Rudrama Devi won her the Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actress. Her other notable film appearances include: Vikramarkudu, Lakshyam, Arundhati, Vedam, Souryam, Vettaikaran, Yennai Arindhaal, Chintakayala Ravi, Vaanam, Deiva Thirumagal and Size Zero. Throughout her career, Shetty has received several accolades, including three CineMAA Awards, a Nandi Award, TN State Film Awards and three Filmfare Awards from eight nominations.
Born Sweety Shetty on November 7, 1981 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India, to parents Prafulla and A.N. Vittal Shetty, she has two elder brothers, Gunaranjan Shetty and Sai Ramesh Shetty. Anushka did her schooling in Bangalore and got enrolled at the Mount Carmel College, Bangalore to graduate with a Bachelor of Computer Applications degree.
Anushka Shetty Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 7 November 1981
Birth Place: Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Residence: Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Birth Name: Sweety Shetty
Nicknames: Anushka, Sweetu
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Occupation: Actress, Model
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Anushka Shetty Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 143 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 65 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 7″
Height in Meters: 1.70 m
Body Build/Type: Average
Body Shape: Voluptuous
Body Measurements: 35-28-36 in (89-71-91.5 cm)
Breast Size: 35 inches (89 cm)
Waist Size: 28 inches (71 cm)
Hips Size: 36 inches (91.5 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 32C
Feet/Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Dress Size: 8 (US)
Anushka Shetty Family Details:
Father: A.N. Vittal Shetty
Mother: Prafulla Shetty
Siblings: Gunaranjan Shetty (Brother), Sai Ramesh Shetty (Brother) (Cosmetic Surgeon)
Anushka Shetty Education:
Mount Carmel College, Bangalore
Anushka Shetty Facts:
*She was born on November 7, 1981 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India.
*She is an ethnic Tuluva hailing from Bellipady village in Puttur taluk of Dakshina Kannada district.
*She earned her Bachelor of Computer Applications from Mount Carmel College in Bangalore.
*One of the highest-paid actresses in India and is popularly referred as Lady Superstar of South Indian cinema.
*She speaks Kannada, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and English fluently.
*She was a Yoga Instructor and has trained under yoga guru Bharat Thakur.
*Follow her on Facebook and Instagram.