Anushka Shetty

Actor
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Basic Details

Personal Details
Other Name / Also Known As : Mac
Profession : Actor
Gender : Female
Birthdate : 7th November, 1981
Birth Place : Puttur, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Status : Single
Height : 5 feet 10 inch(es) - (1.78 meter)
Debut Year : 2005
Active Years : 2005 - till date
Family Details
Father : A N Vittal Shetty
Mother : Prafulla Shetty
Siblings : Gunaranjan Shetty, Sai Ramesh Shetty

Biography

Early Life

<p><b>From Yoga to Cinema </b></p><p>Anushka Shetty is a Yoga enthusiast. Even today without Yoga her day never begins. Yoga is not just part of her life but it is her life. She derives mental and physical relaxation through Yoga. <br></p><p>She learned Yoga from Yoga guru Bharat Thakur. She met him at a mediation workshop and was delighted by his teaching. Later after completing her training in Yoga from Bharat Thakur, Anushka started her Yoga classes and had 40-50 students of all age, particularly old people in the age of 50 to 70. She loved teaching them Yoga and enjoyed interacting with the old people who shared with her their family woes. <br></p><p>A film director E Nivas, an assistant of film legend Ram Gopal Verma, also thronged her Yoga classes and was overwhelmed by Anushka’s beauty. One day Nivas’s friend Puri Jagananth told him that he was looking for a fresh face for South superstar Nagarjuna Akkineni’s upcoming film. Nivas decided to approach Anushka Shetty. But before that he taught it wise

Personal Life

<p><b>Anushka Shetty dismisses rumors of her marriage </b></p><p>Though pretty Anushka Shetty is 35 years and is marriageable age, she is not interested in marriage and wishes to focus on her filmy career that has now won national and global attention after her spectacular performance in Baahubali 2.<br></p><p>While Anushka has sidelined marriage, the media is ripe with imaginative stories about her marriage. She has been linked with her co-star Prabhas (hero of Baagubali 2) and South star Arya, with whom she has done many films like Irandam Ulagam (2013– Tamil) ; Size Zero (2015– Telugu). She has also been linked to a multi-billion Industrialist but Anushka Shetty has denied all relations.<br></p><p>In a recent press conference she declined all the news of her marriage as rumors and assured media that if marries it would be probably be a love marriage but still she has not found her Mr. Right! <br></p><p>She said when she finds her Mr. Right; she will announce about her marriage and not tie the knot in secr

Career

<p><b>How Sweety became Anushka Shetty</b></p><p>Few are aware that Anushka Shetty’s real name is Sweety Shetty. When she was born she was so sweet and cute that she was named Sweety. But when she joined cinema, she felt embarrassed people addressing her Sweety hence she changed her name to Anushka Shetty. <br></p><p>Anushka claims she had hard time selecting her screen name. She bought a kids name book and selected Anushka after hours of going through the name list but alas when Anushka had finalized her name she found another actress by the same name making it big in Bollywood – yes you have guessed it right Anushka Sharma! <br></p><p>But Anushka Shetty made her debut in 2005 with Telugu film Super, while Anushka Sharma made her debut in Bollywood in 2008 in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.<br></p><p>Though everybody calls Anushka Shetty by her screen name, only filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli calls her with her original name as he is close to her and her mentor.<br></p><p><br></p><p><b>Her commitment and dedication made her

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Anushka Shetty Biography

Filmography

Type of Filmography Movie Name Release Year Worked as Casted as Status
Movie Baahubali 2 The Conclusion 2017 Lead Actor - Released
Movie Baahubali The Beginning 2015 Lead Actor - Released

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