Anushka Shetty is one of the hottest actresses in India and also one of the better talents of the country. Known to her friends and family as ‘Sweety’, this talented South Indian actress has worked in both Telugu and Tamil industry and emerged as one of the leading actresses of South Indian cinema. Anushka Shetty was also considered for Bollywood but she declined as she was comfortable working for the South Indian film industry. Clearly it is Bollywood’s loss.
Anushka Shetty wikiShe was born in Mangalore as Sweety Shetty. She belongs to the Bunt family Her parents are Prafulla and A.N. Vittal Shetty. She has two brothers Gunaranjan Shetty and Sai Ramesh Shetty who is a cosmetic surgeon. Anushka did her schooling in Bangalore, after which she pursued Bachelor of Computer Applications at Mount Carmel College, Bangalore
Anushka Shetty took interest in Yoga, was trained under Yoga guru Bharat Thakur, who is the husband of Bhumika Chawla. Anushka Shetty is known to be one of the fittest actresses in India.
Anushka Shetty movies
Producer-director Puri Jagganath happened to spot Anushka from a director’s reference, and signed her for a movie. Anushka debuted in 2005 in a Telugu film called Super opposite Nagarjuna along with Ayesha Takia. The film flopped but Anushka had arrived. Her fantastic performance in Vikramarkudu in 2006 pirouetted her to the position one of the most in-demand actresses in South Indian cinema.
That Anushka Shetty had the best voluptuous figure among all actresses, due to her dedication to Yoga worked in her favor. Among the movies that gave her recognition were Rendu, Stalin, Don, Okka Magaadu, King , Arundhati, Billa, Vedam, Vaanam, Ragada, Khaleja , Singham Deiva Thirumagal etc
The upcoming movies of Anushka Shetty as of now for 2012 include Thaandavam, Irandam Ulagam, Vaaradhi. She was considered for Bollywood but opted to be in South cinema possibly because there is more work in a year in Tollywood and Kollywood.
Anushka Shetty won Filmfare awards for her spectacular performances in a performance-oriented role for the movie Arundhati and Vedam besides other awards. She was also nominated as Best Actress for Singham (Telugu) and Panchakshari.