The multi-talented Shruti Haasan is an Indian film actress and a singer who has worked in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi language films and has completed ten years as an actor in the movie business. Shruti is not just an actress by profession but also a musician. She has composed songs, written lyrics and is also the vocalist of an alternative rock band called “ The Extramentals”. She has also been nominated for many playback singing awards.
Some quick information about Shruti Haasan
Full name- Shruti Haasan
Born- 28 January 1986
Age (as of 2019)- 33 years
Hometown- Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School- lady Andal, Chennai
College- St. Andrew’s college, Mumbai
Profession- actress, singer
Relationship status- unmarried, single
Height- 170 cm (approx.)
Weight- 54kgs ( approx.)
Zodiac sign- Aquarius
Instagram handle- shrutzhaasan (11.7 million followers)
Shruti’s father Kamal Haasan is an Indian film actor, dancer, film director, screenwriter, producer, playback singer, lyricist, and politician. He has won many awards which include four National Film Awards, the second-most by any Indian actor and nineteen Filmfare Awards. Shruti’s mother Sarika is also an Indian actress. She has won the National Film Award for best actress for the English film Parzania. Shruti’s younger sister Akshara Haasan is an Indian film actress who has appeared in Hindi and Tamil language Films. Her uncle Charuhasan is an actor and a lawyer. Anu Haasan and Suhasini Maniratnam are her cousins and they both are also actresses.
Shruti as a child artist was first seen in her father’s directorial Hey Ram (2000). Her debut film Luck was released in 2009 which was not a big hit though but that didn’t stop her. She gained a lot of popularity in South cinema. She bagged the leading roles in Telugu romantic comedy oh my friend (2011), the Telugu fantasy film Anaganaga O Dheerudu (2011), and the Tamil science fiction thriller 7aum Arivu (2011). The later two movies made her win Filmfare award for Best Female Debut- South.
Shruti has appeared in following Bollywood movies- D-Day (2013), Ramaiya Vastavaiya (2013), Tevar (2015), Gabbar is Back (2015), Welcome Back (2015), Rocky Handsome (2016), Behen Hogi Teri (2017).
In India, she is the brand ambassador for Fossil Watches. She also endorses Emami Navratna cool talc.
She is a trained dancer in Kuchipudi dance.
Music- at a very young of 6, Shruti as a child artist made her singing debut with the song “potri paadadi ponne” for the film “Thevar Magan” (1992).
Shruti was the music composer of a Tamil film Unnaipol Oruvan which was released in 2009.
Shruti posted cute and funny pics with a guy, and that made it easy for us to make out that she was in a committed relationship with her Italian boyfriend Michael corsale. However, they are no longer together because the distance between the two made it tough to work it out. Shruti and Michael dated for a few years and also celebrated 2018 Christmas and 2019 new year. In April Michael announced their breakup on twitter and also wrote for Shruti “ this young lady will always be my best mate”.
Before her Bollywood debut rumors were around the corner of Shruti getting a nose job done, to which Shruti clarified that yes she went in for corrective surgery in the US because she was facing breathing problems and it was purely out of medical reasons.
In 2011 some reports stated that on the sets of a film, love was in the air between Dhanush and Shruti. Later Dhanush’s wife denied against any such rumors.
Some pictures of Shruti were secretly captured on the sets of a film and were leaked online. That made Shruti so upset that she filed a police complaint against the producers.
1. In 2010 Shruti won the Edison Award for Best Introduced Music Director.
2. In 2013 Shruti won the SIIMA Award for Stylish Actress of South Indian Cinema and Pride of South Indian Cinema.
3. In 2014 she won the Filmfare Award For Best Actress- Telugu.
4. In 2015 Shruti won IIFA Utsavam Award For Performance in a Leading role- Female.
5. In 2018 Shruti received an Award from Dr Kiran Bedi for excellence in Film and Entertainment Industry Award.
6. Haasan was named the Most Desirable Women in a 2018 poll conducted by the Chennai Times.