Biography / trivia
# Anushka Shetty birth name is Sweety Shetty, she is also called Sweety and Tommulu. She was born on 7th Nov 1981 in Mangalore, India to Prafulla and A.N. Vittal Shetty. She has two siblings namely Gunaranjan Shetty & Sai Ramesh Shetty.
# She did her schooling in Bangalore. She has a degree in Computer Applications from Mount Carmel College, Bangalore.
# She learnt yoga under guru Bharat Thakur and practices Yoga daily to keep her body fit.
# She knew director E Nivas through her Yoga guru Bharat and he introduced her to Puri Jagannath for an audition in “Super”.
# She made her film debut with Puri Jagannath’s “Super” opposite Akkineni Nagarjuna in 2005. The film was one among the most
successful movies of the year. She later appeared alongside big stars in the industry. Her initial successful movies include Vikramarkudu, Lakshyam, Billa etc
# After doing several movies in telugu she started learning telugu and since she is a South Indian it was easy for her to pick up telugu soon.
# She is one among the tallest actresses in film industry. She stands at 5.9 1/2 feet and she thinks that her height is not a problem because ” Singam” was a huge hit despite Suriya being shorter than her.
# She likes to collect newspaper articles of natural calamities, quotes, poems and still preserves those clippings with her.
“I could put all the idols on my bed and sleep, I’m so fond of them. My mom would always tell me that I can walk into the puja room with slippers as long as I have my belief intact.”
“I have no problems with failures, I’m afraid of failing within myself. I have to be honest, at times when I know I did something wrong I don’t sleep that night. I’m scared of facing myself.”
“Believe in yourself. You might take a wrong decision or you might take a right decision. But stick by your decision. Don’t harm anyone and just be happy! Then you will go places!!”
“I am a lonely person. I can stay in my room for the whole day alone. I do cardio exercises for 40 minutes and yoga afterwards. After 8 I will not eat. In the night I have early dinner. This is my fitness style.”
Filmography / all movies list
|2005||Super||Puri Jagannadh||Akkineni Nagarjuna,Ayesha Takia,Sonu Sood,Ali,Sayaji Shinde|
|2006||Stalin||Murugadoss||Chiranjeevi,Trisha Krishnan,Khushboo,Prakash Raj,Sharada Urvashi,|
|–||Vikramarkudu||S.S. Rajamouli||Ravi Teja,Ajay,Brahmanandam|
|–||Rendu [Tamil]||Sundar C||Madhavan,ReemaSen,Vadivelu,Manivannan,Bhagyaraj|
|–||Astram||–||Vishnu Vardhan Babu,Jackie Shroff|
|2007||Lakshyam||Srivas||Gopichand,Kalyani,Jagapati Babu,Yashpal Sharma,Brahmanandam|
|–||Don||Raghava Lawrence||Akkineni Nagarjuna,Raghava Lawrence|
|2008||Okka Magadu||YVS Chowdary||Nandamuri Balakrishna,Simran Bagga,Nisha Kothari|
|–||Swagatham||Dasaradh||Jagapati Babu,Arjun Sarja,Bhumika Chawla|
|–||Baladur||Uday Shankar||Krishna,Ravi Teja,Chandramohan,Sunil,Pradeep Rawat|
|–||Chintakayala Ravi||Yogi||Venkatesh,Mamta Mohandas,Aarti Chhabria|
|2009||Arundhati||Kodi Ramakrishna||Sonu Sood,Arjan Bajwa|
|2010||Kedi||Kiran Kumar||Nagarjuna,Mamta Mohandas,Ankur Vikal|
|–||Vedam||Krish||Allu Arjun,Manoj Manchu|
|–||Kaleja||Trivikram Srinivas||Mahesh Babu,Parvati Melton|
|–||Nagavalli||P. Vasu||Venkatesh,Richa Gangopadhyay,Poonam Kaur|
|–||Ragada||Veeru Potla||Nagarjuna Akkineni,Priyamani|
|2011||Vaanam||Krish||Silambarasan,Bharath,Prakash Raj,Sonia Agarwal|
|–||Deiva Thirumagal||A. L. Vijay||Vikram,Baby Sarah,Amala Paul|
|2012||Damarukam||Srinivasa Reddy||Nagarjuna,Ganesh Venkatraman,Prakash Raj|
|–||Thaandavam||A. L. Vijay||Vikram,Amy Jackson,Lakshmi Rai|
|–||Vaaradhi||Koratala Siva||Prabhas,Richa Gangopadhyay|
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