Srinidhi Shetty is an accomplished Indian actress and model, best known for her remarkable performance in the KGF film series. “KGF Chapter 2” was released on April 14, 2022, and has already amassed an impressive box office collection of Rs 1100 crores. Her journey in the film industry began with her debut role in “KGF Chapter 1.” Srinidhi Shetty is actively involved in both Kannada and Tamil language cinema.
Biography of Srinidhi Shetty
Srinidhi Shetty’s complete name is Srinidhi Ramesh Shetty. In this article, we will provide you with information about the life of Srinidhi Shetty.
Start, childhood, household, schooling
Srinidhi was born on October 21, 1992, in Kinnigoli, Karnataka, into a Tulu-speaking Tuluva Bunt family. As of 2022, she is 29 years old. Her father, Ramesh Shetty, is a politician in Karnataka and hails from Mulki, while her mother, Kushala Shetty, is from Thalipadi Guthu, Kinnigoli. Sadly, her mother passed away while she was in the tenth grade. She also has two elder sisters named Amrita Shetty and Priyanka Shetty. Srinidhi is the favorite of both her sisters. She received her education at Sri Narayan Guru English Medium School and completed her pre-university course at St. Aloysius Pre-University College.
He graduated with honors, earning a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (BEE) degree from Jain College in Bangalore. Subsequently, he gained extensive experience working at Accenture, a software company in Bangalore. Despite excelling in his studies from an early age, his true passion lay in modeling. He demonstrated a remarkable aptitude for academics throughout his childhood and simultaneously nurtured interests in acting, dancing, and modeling, pursuing these alongside his studies.
In 2012, she took part in the Clear & Clear-sponsored Fresh Face competition, where she secured a place among the top 5 finalists. Subsequently, in 2015, she entered the Mannapuram Miss South India pageant and clinched the titles of Miss Karnataka and Miss Beautiful Smile. Later, she also participated in the Mannapuram Miss Queen of India pageant, where she was honored as the First Run Arabic and Miss Congeniality. Her journey continued with the 2016 Miss Diva pageant, where she not only became a finalist but also earned the title of Miss Super National India 2016. Additionally, she received three accolades for her captivating smile and photogenic appearance.
Her representation for India extended to the Miss Super National 2016 competition. On December 2, 2016, she was crowned Miss Super National 2016 at the Municipal Sport and Recreation Center in Krynica-Jadroz, Poland, succeeding the previous titleholder, General May of Paraguay. Furthermore, she was named Miss Super National Asia and Oceania 2016 during the pageant. Throughout her tenure as Miss Super National 2016, Srinidhi embarked on journeys to the United Arab Emirates, France, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Slovakia, Poland, and India.
After winning the title of Miss Super National, she began receiving offers to appear in many films. However, due to the lack of compelling stories, she initially turned down these offers. Later, she received an offer for the movie “KGF Chapter 1,” and she was captivated by its storyline, ultimately agreeing to be part of the film. “KGF Chapter 1” marked Srinidhi’s debut in the film industry, and it turned out to be a blockbuster at the box office. The movie stars the popular actor Yash alongside Srinidhi and is directed by Prashant Neil. It is a pan-Indian film. Her second film is “KGF Chapter 2,” where she reprised her role as Reena Desai. “KGF Chapter 2” also achieved blockbuster status, grossing Rs 1100 crores at the box office. Srinidhi received significant acclaim for her performance. Her third film is “Cobra,” a Tamil action thriller featuring Vikram in the lead role and directed by R. Ajay Gianmuthu.
She received a nomination for Best Female Debut for her role in “KGF Chapter 1” at the 8th South Indian International Film Awards in 2019.
In the same year, she also earned a nomination for Best Female Debut in “KGF Chapter 1” at the 66th Filmfare Awards.
According to reports, Srinidhi Shetty possesses assets worth a total of Rs 14 crore. She is emerging as one of the leading actresses in the South Indian film industry, and it appears that she will soon join the ranks of the highest-paid Indian actresses. Her monthly income exceeds 15 lakh rupees, and she charges between three to four crore rupees for each film.
- KGF Chapter 1 (2018) Reena Desai (Kannada)
- KGF Chapter 2 (2022) Reena Desai (Kannada)
- Cobra (2022) Bhavana Menon (Tamil)
Srinidhi Shetty Personal Details
- Top – 5 ft 7.5 inches
- Weight – 55 kg
- Picture Dimensions – 33 – 27 – 34
- Eye shade – brown
- Hair Shade – Black
- Zodiac – Virgo
- Faith – Hindu
- 29 years (21 October 1992)