Shanmukh Jaswanth popularly known as Shannu is a popular Indian Telugu YouTuber, Instagram influencer, television personality and actor. He is one of the most famous personality on you tube with more than 4.3 million subscribers and 2.5 million followers on Instagram. He uploads his dance video on Telugu songs. His other videos include The Viva, The Interview, Software Lo Inthe and Surya series.
|Full name||Shanmukh Jaswanth|
|Date of birth||16 September 1994|
|Birth place||Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh|
|Home town||Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh|
|Father name||Not known|
|Mother name||Not known|
|Brother name||Sampath Vinay|
|Girlfriend name||Deepthi Sunaina|
Shannu’s Early Life
Shanmukh Jaswanth was born on 16 September 1994 in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. He completed Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, Visakhapatnam. Sabarish Kandregula, a Youtube web series director and one of the people behind the Youtube channel ‘Viva’ is Shanmukh’s cousin.
Shanmukh began his career by appearing in a dual role in the viral video The Viva, released in 2013. One of the roles he played in the short video is “Shannu”. Since then he is popularly referred to as Shannu. He started his own YouTube channel in 2012. In the initial days, he uploaded a few dance covers, short films, and comedy videos.
Shanmukh then featured in various other productions of Infinitum Media which include short films, dance covers and series. His major breakthrough was the YouTube series The Software DevLOVEper directed by K. Subbu, in which he played the role “Shannu”. The series made its debut on 31 July 2020 was released through his YouTube channel. Upon release, it got a wide response from both critics and the audience.
Owing to the success of the series, he then featured in a few television shows. He then featured in another popular series Surya which made its debut on his channel on 16 February 2021. In September 2021, Sakshi Post called him as the “first Telugu Youtuber” to have four million subscribers.
Shanmukh first appeared in the game show Cash 2.0. He then participated in the reality television show Bigg Boss 5, and was the runner-up of the season.
Awards And Achievements
- Shanmukh holds a total of two YouTube Creator Awards which include:- one Silver Play Button and one Golden Play Button
- 2021: Best Performer Award 2020–Male (YouTube) at 10th Padmamohana TV Awards 2020.
- 2021: Star Artist Influencer of the Year by Digital Influencer Awards.
- In 2021, he was signed as the Brand Ambassador of the Entri App.
Social Media Handles
Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/shannu_7/feed/
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/shanmukh.jaswanth