Anushka was noted for her performance and she got an oppurtunity to work in SS Rajamouli film 'Vikramarkudu' as the leading lady. Ravi Teja played her hero in the film.
Anushka rose to fame with her third film 'Vikramarkudu', however she received her first Filmfare for Best Actress and Nandi Award for her performance in 'Arundhati' (2009).
She made her debut in Tamil films with 'Rendu' opposite R Madhavan. She later acted in films such as 'Vettaikaaran', 'Singham', 'Vaanam', 'Deiva Thirumagal', 'Saguni', 'Thaandavam', 'Alex Pandian' and 'Irandam Ulagam'.
The actress has now established herself as one of the leading contemporary actresses of the South.
Anushka and Vijay are considered the best on-screen pair for their film 'Vettaikaran'.
Born on November 7, 1981, Anushka was a student of Bachelor of Computer Applications from Mount Carmel College Bangalore.
The year 2013 proved to be the lucky year For Anushka Shetty as the actress has both her hands full with upcoming films such as ''Irandam Ulagam' starring Arya and Anushka in lead roles. The film will be titled 'Brundavanamlo Nandakumarudu' in Telugu.
The actress slowly and steadily made her name in Southern films.
Anushka Shetty is climbing the ladder to fame and success. The year 2013 will showcase the actress in a distinguished 'avatar'.
The actress is now gearing up for her two much awaited releases of the year SS Rajamouli's 'Baahubali', and Gunasekhar's 'Rudrama Devi'.
Anushka Shetty has turned over a new leaf this year. The actress is all set to enthrall her fans with her fearless performance in 'Rudrama Devi'. We take a closer look at her career till now.
Anushka played the leading lady in 'Mirchi' (2013). The film was directed by Koratala Siva. The film featured Anushka and Prabas in leading roles. The film proved to be a super hit at the box office.
Anushka Shetty made her debut in films with 'Super' (2005). The actress played a supporting lead along with Sonu Sood in the film. The lead pair included Nagarjuna and Ayesha Takia.
Anushka played leading lady opposite the most popular actors such as Nagarjuna in 'Ragadda', Suriya in 'Singham' Madhavan in 'Rendu' and Karthi in 'Bad Boy'.
Anushka will reprise the role of 'Rudrama Devi' the queen of 13th century Kakatiya Dynasty, the first historical film in 3D. The film will also feature Rana Daggubati as her co-star in the film.