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Anushka Shetty wiki, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Photo Biography


Anushka Shetty is a very popular Indian actress who mostly works with Telugu and Tamil film industry. Also, she is one of the highest-paid actresses of the Telugu and Tamil cinema.

Anushka Shetty

She is the only actress to have worked with S.S. Rajamouli more than once. Her nickname Mac and her real name are Sweety Shetty.

Anushka Shetty Family, Boyfriend & Caste

She was born into a Hindu family. She belongs to the Bunt Hindu family. Her father’s name is A.N. Vittal Shetty and her mother’s name is Prafulla Shetty.


She has two brothers, Gunaranjan Shetty and Sai Ramesh  Shetty. Gunaranjan is a businessman and Sai Ramesh is a cosmetic surgeon.

With and Prabhas

As per the many reports, Anushka Shetty is dating the most popular actor Prabhas.

Movie Screen Bahubali
Movie Screen Bahubali

Prabhas is a popular Tollywood actor. He starts to gain lots of popularity after releasing of Bahubali  Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Baahubali 2: The Conclusion(2017).

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Anushka Shetty Biography

She was born on 7th November 1981. Her birthplace is Puttur, Mangalore, Karnataka, India. Her nickname is Mac. Currently, Anushka Shetty resides in Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

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Movie Screen

She completed her graduation from Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru. She starts work as a yoga teacher. In the starting stage, she also shares her yoga videos on YouTube.

As Yoga Trainer

Also, she received yoga training under a yoga instructor from the husband of actress Bhumika Chawla. Her yoga trainer’s name is Bharat Thakur.

Doing Yoga

Bharat Thakur suggested she try her luck in Bollywood because she is beautiful and Bharat Thakur said you can become a very good actress.

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Movie Screen

Anushka Shetty Career

Then Anushka Shetty starts her acting career in Telugu film Super in 2005, her role is Sasha in Super movie. Super is directed by Puri Jagannadh. Also, she got a lead role in Telugu movie Mahanandi which is a super hit movie in 2005.


In 2006, finally, she made a debut in lead role with director Sundar in Film Rendu. The film is a super hit movie she got lots of fans after this movie.

She also made her excellent special appearances in some Telugu songs like Wanna Spider-Man of film Stalin 2006, Nuvvu Ready Nenu Ready of film King 2008, and Kedigaadu of movie Kedi 2010.


Anushka Shetty is given many hits films like Size Zero 2015, Oopiri 2016 and Bhaagamathie 2018.


She is well known for her excellent acting skills and she also gave numerous hit films. In Bangalore Most Desirable women ranking, she rank number one multiple times in 2012 and 2013.

With Prabhas
With Prabhas

Also, she ranks number one on the most desirable women in Chennai times in 2013. And in  2015 and 2016 she ranked number one most desirable in Hyderabad times, Chennai times Tamil and Telugu.

Best Film

Her best hit film is Baahubali The Beginning 2015 and 2nd part is Baahubali’s conclusion 2017 super hit film all over India and the world.

Movie Screen Bahubali
Movie Screen Bahubali

She played Devasena’s role in the epic film Baahubali: The Beginning (2015), which is the fourth-highest-grossing Indian film.

Then She played the role in its sequel, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017), which became the first Indian film ever to gross over ₹1,000 crores in just ten days, and it is the second highest-grossing Indian film.

Anushka Shetty with Prabhas
Anushka Shetty with Prabhas

Anushka Shetty Physical Appearance

She is a talented Indian girl who is approximately 5’ 8’’ tall and weighs around 61 kg. She has dark brown eyes.

Anushka Shetty Physical Appearance
Anushka Shetty Physical Appearance
Physical Stats & More
Weight (approx.)In Pounds- 137 lbs
In Kilograms- 62 Kg
Height (approx.)178 cm – in centimeters
1.78 m – in meters
In Feet-Inches- 5′ 10″
Eye ColourDark Brown
Figure Measurements34-28-34
Hair ColourBlack


  • In 2011 she was compliment with the Kalaimamani Award by Tamil Nadu State Government.
  • Anushka Shetty received the TSR Lalitha Kala Parishath Award in the same year.
  • She received a critical commendation for her title role in Rudhramadevi as well as for Arundhati.
  • Anushka Shetty has won numerous awards which include 3 Filmfare awards and 3 Cinema Awards South.
Anushka Shetty Her Family
Her Family
CineMAA Awards33
Edison Awards04
Filmfare Awards South39
Nandi Awards22
Santosham Film Awards33
South Indian International Movie Awards34
Kalaimamani Awards11
Tamil Nadu State Film Awards11
Vijay Awards36

Some Lesser Known Facts About Anushka

  • She likes to travel to London. London is her favorite place. many times she visited London. 
  • Anushka Shetty is a yoga instructor trained under Bharat Thakur.
  • Anushka Shetty loves to eat chicken dishes.
  • She made her debut in the film industry through Telugu movie “Super
  • Anushka Shetty demanded an of Rs 5 crore for the movie “Rudhramadevi” directed by Gunasekhar.
Chicken Lover
  • During her free time, she likes to read books. Her favorite book is The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho.
  • She is the highest-paid actress in the south films because of her dedication to the roles she plays.
  • In the film Size Zero (2015), Anushka’s role needed to gain 20kg weight or choose a fat suit but instead of wearing a fat suit, she gains 20kgs weight naturally.

Her Favorite Things

  • Her favorite color is black and white.
  • She charges around four crores per film.
Picture Clip
Picture Clip
  • She loves to read books when in her free time.
  • Black and white color are her favorite colors.
  • Anushka Shetty loves to click her pictures in free time.
  • Her favorite subject was geography, during her school days.

Anushka Shetty Instagram Social Media Accounts

She is very active on Instagram social media. 2.2 Million people are following Anushka Shetty on Instagram. She posts photos and short videos on her Instagram. Her Instagram id is @anushkashettyofficial.

Anushka Shetty is also very active on Facebook. 14.5 million people are following Anushka Shetty on Facebook. Her Facebook id is @AnushkaShetty.

Her twitter handle @Anushka_ASF, the 891k follower is on her twitter handle.

In all three platforms, she is a verified user.

Anushka Shetty Age

She was born on 7th November 1981. She is 37 years old as of 2019.

Anushka Shetty Age

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