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Caste: Iyengar Brahmin
Age: 34 Years
Hometown: Madras

Shruti Haasan

Bio/Wiki
Full NameShruti Rajalakshmi Hassan
Nickname(s)• Kanna
Shruti Haasan's Nickname
• Vendakkai
A Post on Shruti Haasan's Nickname
Profession(s)Actor and Singer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
Eye ColourHazel Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm, Hindi (Child Actor): Hey Ram (2000) as Vallabhbhai Patel’s daughter
Hey Ram
Film, Hindi (Lead Actor): Luck (2009)
Shruti Haasan in Luck
Film, Telugu (Actor): Anaganaga O Dheerudu (2011)
Shruti Haasan in Anaganaga O Dheerudu
Film, Tamil (Actor): 7aum Arivu (2011)
Shruti Haasan With Suriya in 7aum Arivu
Film, Tamil (Singer): "Potri Paadadi Ponne" song for the film Thevar Magan (1992)
Web-Series, American (Actor): Treadstone (2019) as Nira Patel
Shruti Haasan in Treadstone
Awards, Honours, Achievements Filmfare Awards South
2012: Best Female Debut for 7aum Arivu

CineMAA Awards
2012: Best Female Debut for Anaganaga O Dheerudu

Asiavision Awards
2013: Excellence in Tamil for ‘3’
Shruti Haasan Receiving Asiavision Award
SIIMA
2013: Stylish Actress of South Indian Cinema
2013: Pride of South Indian Cinema
2015: Best Actress (Telugu) for Race Gurram

IIFA Utsavam
2016: Performance in a Leading Role – Female for Srimanthudu
Personal Life
Date of Birth28 January 1986 (Tuesday)
Age (as in 2020) 34 Years
BirthplaceMadras, Tamil Nadu
Zodiac signAquarius
SignatureShruti Haasan's Autograph
NationalityIndian
HometownMadras, Tamil Nadu
School(s)• Abacus Montessori School, Chennai
• Lady Andal School, Chennai
College/University• St. Andrew’s College, Mumbai
• Hollywood Music School, California [1]Web Archive
Educational QualificationDegree in Psychology
ReligionHinduism
CasteIyengar Brahmin [2]Deccan Herald
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Shruti Haasan's Instagram Post
HobbiesShopping and Travelling
Tattoo(s)She has got more than five tattoos inked on her body.
Shruti Haasan's Tattoo
Controversies• In 2013, Shruti was attacked by a stalker in her Mumbai apartment. Though, she fought back and shut the door and also managed to jam the attacker's hand in her door and injured him. [3]India Today

• In 2014, Shruti and Tamannaah Bhatia hugged and kissed each other in front of the public at a function in Chennai. [4]The Hans India

• Her leaked pictures from the Telugu film 'Yevadu' (2014), which were secretly taken while filming a song. Following it, she got so much upset that she filed a police complaint against the producers. [5]India Today

• In 2017, there were rumours that after announcing the release of the film 'Sangamithra,' Shruti opted out of the film. Her spokesperson said,
She opted out since she had not received a proper bound script nor a proper date calendar.”
Whereas the makers of the film said,
Shruti Haasan didn’t opt-out. We decided that we could not work together effectively.” [6]Deccan Herald
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsSiddharth, Actor (2010-2011) [7]Times of India
Shruti Haasan With Siddharth
Dhanush, Actor (Rumoured) [8]Filmfare
Shruti Haasan With Dhanush
Naga Chaitanya, Actor (2013) [9]Dainik Bhaskar
Shruti Haasan and Naga Chaitanya
Suresh Raina, Cricketer (Rumoured) [10]Aaj Tak
Shruti Haasan and Suresh Raina
• Michael Corsale, Theatre Artist (2016-2019)
Shruti Haasan and Michael Corsale
Family
Husband/SpouseN/A
ParentsFather- Kamal Haasan (Actor and Politician)
Shruti Haasan With Her Father Kamal Haasan
Mother- Sarika Thakur (Actor)
Shruti Haasan With Her Mother
SiblingsSister- Akshara Haasan, Actor (Younger)
Shruti Haasan With Her Sister
Favourite Things
CuisineSouth-Indian
Actor(s)Shah Rukh Khan and Rajinikanth
Fashion BrandsGuess and Aldo
Cosmetic BrandMac and Benefit
Style Quotient
Car CollectionRange Rover Sport
Shruti Haasan With Her Car
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)Rs. 1.2 crore per film [11]Daily Hunt

Shruti Haasan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shruti Haasan

  • Shruti Haasan is an Indian film actress and singer.
  • Her father, Kamal Haasan is a Tamilian, whereas her mother, Sarika was born to a Maharashtrian father and a Rajput mother. [12]Hindustan Times

    An Old Picture of Shruti Haasan With Her Parents

    An Old Picture of Shruti Haasan With Her Parents

  • Her uncle is a well-known actor and lawyer, Charuhasan.

    Shruti Haasan's Father and Uncle

    Shruti Haasan’s Father and Uncle

  • Her cousins, Anu Hasan and Suhasini Maniratnam are South-Indian actresses, and Suhasini is married to the popular Indian director, Mani Ratnam.

    Suhasini Maniratnam and Mani Ratnam

    Suhasini Maniratnam and Mani Ratnam

  • While she was in school, she acted in a theatre play, ‘Ashwaha.’

    Shruti Haasan's Childhood Picture

    Shruti Haasan’s Childhood Picture

  • She used a fake name ‘Pooja Ramchandran’ while she was in school; as she did not want to live the life of a celebrity kid. [13]Asianet News

    An Old Picture of Shruti Haasan

    An Old Picture of Shruti Haasan

  • She did training in Indian classical music, and she is a trained dancer too.
  • She started working as a playback singer at the age of 6. Later, she lent her voice for the song, “Chupadi Chupadi Chaachi” from the film, ‘Chachi 420’ in 1997.

    Chachi 420

    Chachi 420

  • She was supposed to make her debut as an actor in the film, ‘Endrendrum Punnagai’ (2008) opposite R. Madhavan, but due to some reasons, the film got delayed.
  • Later, her childhood friend, Imran Khan, suggested her name to the makers of the Bollywood film, ‘Luck’ (2009). The film failed to do well at the box-office, and she was criticised for her poor performance in the film.
  • She has acted in many Bollywood films, like ‘Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji’ (2011), ‘Ramaiya Vastavaiya’ (2013), ‘Gabbar Is Back’ (2015), and ‘Behen Hogi Teri’ (2017).
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  • She has appeared in various Tamil films, including ‘3’ (2012), ‘Poojai’ (2014), ‘Puli’ (2015), and ‘Si3’ (2017).

    Shruti Haasan in 3

    Shruti Haasan in 3

  • Some of her Telugu films are ‘Balupu’ (2013), ‘Yevadu’ (2014), ‘Race Gurram’ (2014), ‘Katamarayudu’ (2017), and ‘Krack’ (2020).

    Shruti Haasan in Race Gurram

    Shruti Haasan in Race Gurram

  • She lent her voice for many songs, like “Kannazhaga Kaalazhaga” from ‘3’ (2012), “Jogania” from ‘Tevar’ (2015), and “Dappava Kizhichaan” from ‘LKG’ (2019).
  • She dubbed for the animated character ‘Elsa’ in the Tamil version of the popular animated film, ‘Frozen’ (2009).

  • She has appeared in various TV commercials.

    Shruti Haasan in an Advertisement

    Shruti Haasan in an Advertisement

  • She has featured on the cover of many well-known magazines.

    Shruti Haasan Featured on the Cover of Cine Blitz

    Shruti Haasan Featured on the Cover of Cine Blitz

  • She is an animal lover and posts pictures with cats and dogs on her social media accounts.

    Shruti Haasan With a Dog

    Shruti Haasan With a Dog

  • She loves buying stylish shoes and has a collection of more than 100 pair of shoes.
  • Reportedly, Shruti and her mother did not talk for a few years; as Shruti had developed a good bond with her father’s girlfriend. Late, they sorted out the matter.

    Shruti Haasan With Her Sister and Mother

    Shruti Haasan With Her Sister and Mother

  • When she was asked about her parents’ marriage in an interview, she said,

When I was five, I had the privilege of seeing my parents getting married. Though we were already a family, my parents wanted two children and my mom wanted to get married only when they had the second child. So as soon as my sister Akshara was born, they got married in a beautiful ceremony at home.” [14]Times of India

  • In an interview, when she was asked about her parents’ separation, she said,

My mother moved to an apartment in Chennai with Akshara and me when I was 15. Since then, she has been financially independent. We grew up in this mansion with a swimming pool, but we were attached to the home and not to the house.”

  • Shruti and her music band ‘The Extramentals’ has performed live at various events.

    Shruti Haasan Performing With Her Band

    Shruti Haasan Performing With Her Band

  • When she was asked about her link-up rumours with the Bollywood actor, Ranbir Kapoor, she said,

I am very busy with my work and have nothing to say because these rumours don’t affect me anymore.” Her nickname is Kanna and Vendakkai.

  • The popular South-Indian actress, Tamannaah Bhatia is one of her best friends.

    Shruti Haasan With Tamannaah Bhatia

    Shruti Haasan With Tamannaah Bhatia

  • Shruti was titled as one of the most desirable women in Chennai as per the poll conducted by the Chennai Times in 2018.
  • On 20 April 2019, her ex-boyfriend, Michael announced his separation with Shruti on his Tweeter account. [15]India Today
  • In 2020, on her social media account, she revealed that she had gone under knives to enhance her looks. [16]Economic Times

    Shruti Haasan Before and After Plastic Surgery

    Shruti Haasan Before and After Plastic Surgery

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