Anushka Shetty Wiki Biography, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Caste, Career & More

Anushka Shetty is a well-known Indian actress who is most known for her work in Tamil and Telugu films. She is one of the most well-paid actresses in Telugu cinema. She is the second Indian actress to have a $1 million grosser at the US Box Office, following late actress Sridevi. Anushka Shetty Wiki includes information such as her height, weight, age, boyfriend, family, husband, biography, facts, and more.

Anushka Shetty Wiki

Wiki Biography

Anushka Shetty was born on November 7, 1981, in Puttur, Mangalore, Karnataka, India, as Sweety Shetty. She is currently based in the Indian city of Hyderabad, Telangana. Mac is her nickname. She is well-known for her acting abilities and has appeared in a number of successful films. The Tamil Nadu State Government presented her with the Kalaimamani Award in 2011. The TSR Lalitha Kala Parishath Award was given to her the same year. She was voted the most attractive woman in Bangalore Times Most Desirable Women 2012, Bangalore Times Most Desirable Women 2013, Chennai Times Most Desirable Woman 2013, Tamil, Hyderabad Times Most Desirable Women 2015, Hyderabad Times Most Desirable Women 2016 – Telugu, and Chennai Times Most Desirable Women 2016 – Tamil.

Physical Appearance

She is a brilliant and hardworking Indian girl, standing 5′ 9″ tall and weighing around 60 kg. Her eyes are dark brown, and her hair is black.

Family, Caste & Boyfriend

She was born to A.N. Vittal Shetty and Prafulla Shetty, who belong to the Hindu Bunt community. Gunaranjan Shetty, a businessman, and Sai Ramesh Shetty, a cosmetic surgeon, are her two brothers.

It was rumoured that she had an affair with Krish, the director. She is currently dating popular actor Prabhas, according to rumours.


Her bachelor’s degree (Bachelor of Computer Applications) was earned at Mount Carmel College in Bengaluru. She worked as a yoga teacher after finishing her studies and obtained training from Yoga instructor and actress Bhumika Chawla’s husband, Bharat Thakur. On YouTube, she also posted several yoga videos.

Bharat Thakur, her yoga master, advised her to try her luck in the entertainment sector. In 2005, she made her acting debut in the Telugu film Super, directed by Puri Jagannadh, in the role of Sasha. In the same year, she landed another starring part in the modestly successful Telugu film Mahanandi.

She made her Tamil debut with the film Rendu, directed by Sundar C., in 2006. She has appeared in Telugu songs such as I Wanna Spider Man from the film Stalin (2006), Nuvvu Ready Nenu Ready from the film King (2008), and Kedigaadu from the film Kedi (2010). As of 2018, she has appeared in five Telugu and Tamil bilingual films, including Baahubali: The Beginning (2015), Size Zero (2015), Oopiri (2016), Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017), and Bhaagamathie (2018).

Arundhati (2009), one of her Telugu films, became the second highest grossing Telugu film of all time. Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu, Nandi Special Jury Award, CineMAA Award for Best Actress, Ugadi Award for Best Actress, Santosham Best Actress Award, South Scope Cine Award for Best Actress, and Vamsee Film Award for Best Actress were among the accolades she earned for this film. The film was eventually dubbed in Malayalam, Tamil, Oriya, and Hindi, among other languages. The movie was also recreated in Bengali under the same title.


  • Anushka had to acquire 20kgs weight or choose a fat suit for the film Size Zero (2015), however she chose to acquire 20kgs weight instead of wearing a fat suit.
  • Geography used to be her favourite subject in school.
  • Her fee for a film is roughly three crores.
  • She despises having to give auditions.
  • She is a huge fan of chicken meals.
  • Her favourite colours are black and white.
  • Her all-time favourite destination is London.
  • She enjoys reading in her spare time, and her favourite book is Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist. She also enjoys collecting articles and poems about nature.

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