Anushka Shetty (Sweety Shetty) is the gorgeous South Indian film actress. She made her acting debut with the Telugu film Super in 2005. She gained popularity with the blockbuster hit movie Vikramarkudu. She made her debut in Kollywood with a notable film Rendu. She has won her first Filmfare Award, Nandi Award and CineMAA Award for the titular character Arundhati. Anushka was recently seen in Size Zero and will soon be seen in Baahubali-The Conclusion.
Anushka made her acting debut in Puri Jagannath’s 2005 Telugu film Super, where she featured alongside Akkineni Nagarjuna and Ayesha Takia. The film received mixed reviews, but IndiaGlitz said “The two girls, Ayesha and Anushka, are cool and chic. Their angles and curves provide all the glamour and keep you engrossed. What about their acting? Well, they are in this film for it and Sify stated, “The sexy girls Ayesha and Anushka show off their bodies.”
The same year, she acted in another film Maha Nandi, opposite Srihari and Sumanth which also received mixed reviews. IndiaGlitz said, “Anushka looks comely —and that is what she seems to be in for.” but added, “The script has been stitched and the seams look frayed,Sify stated that it “starts promisingly with a racy first half but goes awry and the tempo slackens post interval.” and added, “Anushka looks ravishing thanks to Vasu’s camera which is a major plus for the film.
Anushka next release was Selvaraghavan’s fantasy adventure film Irandam Ulagam opposite Arya, that saw her playing a dual role again, the third time in her career. Anushka played Ramya, a doctor and Varna, a high spirited, warrior-like character, in a parallel world. Rediff wrote, “Anushka not only shares equal screen space with Arya, but also plays quite a significant role. In fact, the story revolves around her and she has performed admirably”.
Behindwoods wrote, “As the shy doctor Ramya and as the fierce warrior Varna, Anushka is simply at her best showcasing a wide range of emotions and stunts. It is her performance that stands as a pivot for the rest of the story to take shape”. Her latest release is the Tamil film Lingaa opposite Rajinikanth, released in December 2014.She starred opposite Rajnikanth in Lingaa which opened to mixed reviews.
In 2015, She starred opposite Ajith Kumar in Yennai Arindhaal which opened to positive reviews. Her second release in 2015, is the first part of Baahubali directed by S. S. Rajamouli which became one of the top grossing films in the Indian film industry.The Hindu noted that, Anushka Shetty is gutsy to take on such a role and emotes through her powerful eyes. Her third release in 2015 was Gunashekar’s bilingual Rudhramadevi in which she portrays the titular role of Kakatiya dynasty queen Rudrama Devi opposite Rana Daggubati and Allu Arjun.
This is originally published by Filmy Folks.