Anushka Shetty was born on November 7 1981 is an Indian actress who mainly works for Telugu and Tamil films. Anushka Shetty was born in Mangalore. She did her schooling in Bangalore and BCA in Mount carmel college in Bangalore. Anushka Shetty started her career as Yoga Teacher trained under Bharat Thakur. Anushka Shetty got her first film appearance in 2001 in Telugu film named Super. After that Anushka Shetty did lot of movies in Telugu and made herself as number one in Telugu film industry. Her remarkable acting in Arunthathi, Vikramarkudu, Vedam made her to reach that position. Anushka Shetty received two film fare awards for her excellent acting in Aruthathi and Vedam. She also received one nandi award and two CineMAA awards. For the movie Arunthathi she received approximately eight awards in total in the year 2009.
She also acted in Tamil films. Her acting in Singam and Singam II movies are remarkable. Both the movie ran successfully in commerical. Her acting in Vaanam which is Telugu remake and Devia Thirumagal also got applause by her fans and reviewers.
Anushka Shetty is signed in two high budget films in Tamil. Anushka Shetty is also acting in super star Rajinikanth’s Lingaa and in untitled Gautam menon film along with Ajith Kumar. She is also acting in couple of projects which is being taken in Tamil and Telugu both languages. Rudhramadevi and Maahabali are the names of those movies.
Anushka Shetty also acted in advertisements. She appeared in Chennai Silks, Colgate. She is the brand ambassador for Head and Shoulders for South India. She is also a brand ambassador for Sri Lakshmi silks Pondicherry.
Anushka Shetty also recorded her voice for TeachAIDS animation movie. Anushka Shetty also received Kalaimamani award for her acting performance in 2011.
Her other awards and honors:
- 2011: Kalaimamani Award by Tamil Nadu State Government
- 2011: TSR Lalitha Kala Parishath Award
- 2012:Ranked 3# Bangalore Times Most Desirable Women 2012-Kannada
- 2012:Ranked 3# Hyderabad Times Most Desirable Woman 2012.-Telugu
- 2012:Ranked 5# Chennai Times Most Desirable Women 2012 – Tamil
- 2012 :Ranked 45# India’s top 50 most desired women of 2012.