Anushka Shetty is an Indian film actress who has starred in Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil films. She made her acting debut in the 2005 Telugu film “Super”. The Indian actress won several awards, including the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu and Nandi Award for Best Actress, and is now considered one of the highest-paid actresses.
As of 2023, Anushka Shetty's net worth is estimated to be $16 million.
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|November 7, 1981
|Place of Birth
|Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Anushka Shetty was born on November 07, 1981, in Mangalore, Karnataka, India. Her parents are A.N. Vittal Shetty and Prafulla Shetty. Anushka has two brothers named Gunaranjan Shetty and Sai Ramesh Shetty.
Anushka completed her schooling at St. Aloysius College and later pursued a degree in computer applications at Mount Carmel College. She was also a yoga instructor, who was trained by Bharat Thakur. Anushka Shetty’s age now is 40 years old.
Anushka Shetty started her acting career in 2005. She had her debut in the Telugu film “Super” which was directed by Puri Jagannadh. It was followed by the movie “Maha Nandhi” where she acted as Nandini.
In 2006, Anushka made four films. The first film was “Vikramarkudu” directed by S. S. Rajamouli. In the movie, she was paired with the actor Ravi Teja. She received positive comments about her acting in the movie.
Her second film was “Astram” directed by Suresh Krissna. She acted as the lead character Anusha. Astram is a remake movie of the 1999 Hindi film “Sarfarosh”.
Her third film was her debut in Tamil films. She acted in the drama movie “Rendu” directed by Sundar C.. Her last film that year was one of her Telugu movies. She acted in the action film “Stalin” with the Megastar Chiranjeevi.
In 2008, she worked for six films, Okka Magaadu, Swagatam, Souryam, Chintakayala Ravi, Baladoor and King. In Okka Magaadu, she was one of the female leads and her film Souryam with Gopichand became a box office hit.
In 2009, Anushka acted the lead role in the film “Arundhati” which became a blockbuster hit in the Indian film industry. She then won the Nandi Special Jury Award and the Filmfare Best Actress Award.
Anushka’s next project was the 2007 Tamil film “Billa” remake. The film received mixed comments from movie critics. Her last project for 2009 was her second Tamil feature film “Vettaikkaran”.
One of Anushka’s films in 2010 was the film “Vedam” where she acted like a prostitute. Because of her great performance, she received another Filmfare Award for Best Actress. Then she had another Telugu film entitled “Panchakshari” where she had double roles.
In 2010, Anushka acted in one of her Tamil films entitled “Singam” which became a huge hit in the Indian film industry. She then acted in the film “Vanaam” in 2011 and starred in A. L. Vijay’s “Deiva Thirumagal”.
Anushka once again worked with director A. L. Vijay and actor Vikram in the action drama “Thaandavam” in 2012. She then acted in “Dhamarukam” with Nagarjuna.
In 2013, she made an action-masala film “Alex Pandian” which became a critical and commercial failure. She also acted in “Mirchi” with Prabhas and was next seen in “Singam II” and “Irandam Ulagam”.
Anushka took part in the Tamil film “Lingaa” in 2014. The next year, she took part in “Yennai Arindhaal” which received positive reviews. She also acted in the first part of “Baahubali” which became one of the top-grossing films in India. Her next movie was “Rudhramadevi” where she acted as queen Rudrama Devi.
Her film “Si3” was released in 2017 followed by “Om Namo Venkatesaya” and “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion”. In 2018, she made her Telugu horror thriller film “Bhaagamathie” as Chanchala and made a guest appearance in “Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” the next year.
Anushka Shetty has a luxurious lifestyle and owns a luxury designer house in Jubilee Hills which was raided recently. She also has a car collection and likes to travel abroad with her family and friends. Anushka Shetty’s height is quite tall measuring 1.83m or 6ft.
The Indian actress Anushka Shetty is very popular on social media. She has over 5.5 million followers on Instagram and over 28 million followers on her official Facebook page. We found other accounts under her name but those accounts are not verified. Her fans also made some fan pages dedicated to her.
The Indian actress Anushka Shetty is not dating anyone at the moment. In the past, she was rumored to be in a relationship with the actor Ravi Teja but those rumors were never confirmed.
Anushka Shetty has a net worth of $16 million or 1,250,281,600 Indian rupees. She earns most of her income from acting in Telugu films, south films, and as a brand ambassador for some known brands and companies. Her estimated monthly income is 200,000 dollars and her estimated annual income is almost 3 million dollars.