Anushka Shetty was born to Prafulla and A.N. Vittal Shetty in Mangalore as sweety Shetty in 1981. She started her career as Yoga teacher. She left her job after she signed for Telugu film titled super. Later she paired with Ravi Teja for movie titled Vikramarkudu. It went on a big hit and got her recognisation .She got acclaims for her acting in vedam and Arundathi. Her Tamil film singam which was actor surya's 25th film became a huge hit and she became one of the leading actresses in south India. She is going to potray Rani Rudrama Devi character in next release.