Ashrita Shetty is an Indian actress who works predominantly in Tamil films but hails from Mumbai, Maharashtra.
|FULL NAME||ASHRITA SHETTY|
|DATE OF BIRTH||16TH JULY 1992|
|HOMETOWN||MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA|
|BIRTHTOWN||MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA|
|EDUCATION||GRADUATE IN FINANCE|
|FOOD HABIT||NON VEGETARIAN|
|HOBBIES||SINGING, READING, WRITING|
|HEIGHT||IN CENTIMETER – 165 CM |
IN METER – 1.65 M
IN INCHES – 5’5”
|WEIGHT||IN KILOGRAM – 57 KGS |
IN POUNDS – 125 LBS
|FACE SHAPE||OVAL SHAPE|
|HAIR COLOUR||DARK BROWN|
ASHRITA SHETTY – PERSONAL LIFE
Ashrita Shetty was born in Chembur, Mumbai, in a middle class family. Her father is a businessman based in mumbai and mother is a homemaker. Ashrita also has a younger sister who also wants to become an actress. While her parents reside in mumbai, Ashrita stays in Bangalore. She is born into a Tuluva family.
On 2nd December 2019, she got married to the famous national and International Cricket player, Manish Pandey. They dated for nearly two years before finally tying the knot.
In 2010, Shetty took part in a beauty contest organised by The Times of India, Clean & Clear Fresh Face. Competing in Mumbai, she won the event there and then went on to win it again at the national level, eventually becoming the face of the brand for a year.
In 2012, Ashrita made her debut in the film industry with a Tulu film, Telikeda Bolli in which she played the role of malli.
During the time, she also appeared in various other television commercials. This was when film directors Vetrimaaran and Manimaran approached her to play the lead role in their film, Udhayam NH4. In the film, she played the role of a Bangalore-based Tamil-speaking college girl, who runs away with the character played by Siddharth.
She however, gained mixed reviews for her portrayal in the film, with a reviewer noting she could be a promising actress in the making.
Sangeeta Devi from The Hindu also went ahead to say “Newcomer Ashrita Shetty shows promise and her capability of bringing to the screen the vulnerability and innocence of a 17/18-year-old makes her endearing. This girl has huge potential.”
LESSER KNOWN FACTS
- Ashrita Shetty’s upcoming film is Naan Thaan Siva, directed by R. Panneerselvam. Its filming has been delayed due to the pandemic.
- In 2018, she took part in cancer awareness campaign.
- Ashrita has also been a part of many television commercials.
- She is foodie and enjoys eating fast food.