Born in Mangalore, Karnataka, Anushka is an ethnic Tuluva hailing from the landed Bellipady Uramalu Guthu family.Her parents are Prafulla and A.N. Vittal Shetty.She has two brothers Gunaranjan Shetty and Sai Ramesh Shetty who is a cosmetic surgeon. Anushka did her schooling in Bangalore and her Bachelor of Computer Applications at the Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. She was also a yoga instructor, trained under Bharat Thakur.
Anushka made her acting presentation in Puri Jagannadh’s 2005 Telugu film Super, where she highlighted close by Akkineni Nagarjuna and Ayesha Takia. IndiaGlitz said “The two young ladies, Ayesha and Anushka, are cool and chic. Their edges and bends give all the marvelousness and keep you charmed. Shouldn’t something be said about their acting? All things considered, they are in this film for it.”and Sify expressed, “The attractive young ladies Ayesha and Anushka hotshot their bodies.”that year, she acted in another film Maha Nandi, inverse Srihari and Sumanth. IndiaGlitz stated, “Anushka looks attractive – and that is the thing that she is by all accounts in for.” yet included, “The content has been sewed and the creases look frayed.”Sify expressed that it “begins promisingly with a scandalous first half however goes astray and the beat loosens post interim.” and included, “Anushka looks bewitching gratitude to Vasu’s camera which is a noteworthy in addition to for the film.”In 2006, she had four discharges, the first being S. S. Rajamouli’s Vikramarkudu, where she was matched with Ravi Teja. The film proceeded to turn out to be extremely fruitful and got her much acknowledgment, making her famous in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Kishore of Nowrunning.com said “The high purposes of the motion picture are the faultless acting of Raviteja and the delectableness of Anushka. Raviteja has got every one of the fixings that an on-screen character ought to have and Anushka has every one of the resources for that a lady should have.”and Sify said that Anushka “is certainly a highlight.”She next featured in the movie Astram, a revamp of the 1999 Hindi movie Sarfarosh, following which she appeared in the Tamil movie industry, acting in the Sundar C.- coordinated activity flick Rendu, sharing screen space with R. Madhavan. Soon thereafter, she showed up nearby Mega star Chiranjeevi in A. R. Murugadoss’ directorial debut in Telugu, Stalin.Her first discharge in quite a while Lakshyam which was an accomplishment in film industry, after which she featured in Raghava Lawrence’s Don inverse Nagarjuna once more. The previous, specifically, prevailing at the container office.In 2008 she had showed up in six movies. Okka Magaadu was the primary discharge, wherein she played one of three female leads. Nandamuri Balakrishna was the on-screen character inverse her in Okka Magaadu. Her next discharges Swagatam close by Jagapati Babu and Bhumika Chawla and Baladur inverse Ravi Teja earned poor audits and film industry returns.She next showed up in the film Souryam with Gopichand which turned into a film industry hit.
Anushka Shetty charges 2-3 crores per movie. She is after all one of the top actresses in the south film industry. The big-hearted actress once gifted a car worth Rs. 12 lakh to her driver.Apart from movies the actress also owns 4 Luxury Cars and a posh apartment in Hyderabad.She currently owns a BMW 6, Audi A6, Audi Q5 and a Toyota Corolla.