Hot and beautiful South actress Anushka Shetty who has worked in popular movie titles Baahubali, Nishabdham, Rudramadevi, Bhaagmathie, Mirchi, Size Zero, Billa, Lingaa and many more. If you are one fan of star actress Anushka Shetty than you must know some mysterious unknown, lesser-known things you probably don’t know about:
Here Are The 10 Anushka Shetty Unknown Facts You Probably Don’t Know About
#1 Anushka Shetty’s real name is Sweety Shetty and she changed it after entering the film industry. It is said that director S. S. Rajamouli calls her by the actual name Sweety.
#2 She comes from an ethnic Tulu family and was first noted by renowned director Puri Jagannadh in an audition conducted by him.
#3 Anushka was a yoga instructor before entering the film industry. She took her training under yoga instructor Bharat Thakur.
#4 She gained about 20 KG which required the portrayal of her character role Soundarya in the 2015’s film “Size Zero“.
#5 Anushka starred in the blockbuster film ‘Bhaagamathie‘ (2018) which is the first female-oriented South Indian movie to gross $1 million at USA box office.
#6 Anushka has the habit of collecting newspapers related to natural calamities for her scrapbook collection.
#7 Anushka likes to write poems in English as her mother tongue Tulu has no script.
#8 Anushka made her acting debut in the Telugu film “Super” (2005) which earned her a nomination for Telugu Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award.
#9 Anushka starred in the blockbuster hit film “Arundhati” in 2009 which earned her the Telugu Filmfare Best Actress Award for the first time in her acting career.
#10 She portrayed a prostitute in the anthology film “Vedam” in 2010 in which she starred opposite to Allu Arjun. She won the Telugu Filmfare Best Actress Award for the second time for her portrayal in the anthology film.