Shruti Hassan

Sruti Haasan is an actress who works in three different languages films Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi. She worked as a child actor in her debut movie Hey Ram(2000) at the age of 14. Along with actress, she is a very talented singer and also she has sung a song Potri Paadadi Ponne from the film Thevar Magan (1992, Tamil).

Personal Detail

Name: Shruti Rajalakshmi Haasan
Nickname: Kanna
Occupation: Actress and Singer
Date of Birth: 28 January 1986
Father: Kamal Haasan
Mother: Sarika Thakur
Sister: Akshara Haasan
Height: 5’7″ (Approx)
Weight: 54kg (Approx)
Figure Measurement: 34-27-34
Eye Color: Hazel brown


Shruti Haasan was born on 28 January 1986, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Her full name is Shruti Rajalakshmi Haasan. Her Zodiac Sign is Aquarius and Eye color is Hazel Brown. Shruti did schooling from Lady Andal School, Chennai. After completed her school, she came to Mumbai and taken admission to St. Andrew’s College, Mumbai to study Psychology. As a child artist, her father gave her a Cameo role in his movie Hey Ram, which was her first film in Bollywood.

Caste, Family, and Relations

Shruti Haasan belongs to Hinduism Haasan Family. Her father Kamal Haasan, is an Actor, Film director, screenwriter, Singer, lyricist, Producer, Dancer and also a politician. Her mother Darika Thakur is an Indian actress and along with actress, she is a very good costume designer, sound designer, and associate director. She has one sister Akshara Hassan, who is an Indian Actress and her debut film in Bollywood is Shamitabh(2015). Anu Hasan and Suhasini Maniratnam both are her cousins and Indian film actresses by their profession. She was in a relationship with the actor Sidharth but they broke up due to some personal issues. According to rumors, she had an affair with Dhanush which started during the film shooting. Also, she was in a relationship with the London theatre actor Michael Corsale.


Shruti as a child artist, worked in a Tamil film Hey Ram in which she played the role of Vallabhbhai’s daughter. Aa an adult actress, she debuts in Indian Hindi Cinema from Luck film in 2009, opposite Imran Khan. But Unfortunately, film flop on the Box Office and very negative reviews came from the critics. After her first film, she appeared in promotional videos of Tamil films such as Unnaipol Oruvan and Ensenada. Further, she came in video songs of the Horror film Hisss(co-star Mallika Sherawat). In 2011, she makes her debut in Telugu film Anaganaga O Dheerudu, alongside Siddharth, in which she played the role of Priya and the film directed by Prakash Kavelamudi. This movie received a positive response from critics and critics appreciate her performance. Also, she won her first Filmfare award for Best Female Debut South. In 2011, she got her second Hindi film Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji opposite Emraan Hashmi, Ajay Devgn and Shazahn Padamsee and she appeared in the role of Nikki Narang. This movie gots several negative and positive response from the critics and Shruti’s role but overall, the film success on Box Office. In 2011, she appeared in A R Murugadoss’s Tamil film 7aum Arivu alongside Suriya in which she played the role of Subha Srinivasan, a young scientist. The film was hit at the Box office also, got mixed reviews from critics but this film performance helped her to win the hearts of critics. In the same year, she signed her second Telugu film Oh My Friend alongside Hansika Motwani, a romantic comedy film which is directed by Venu Sriram. This movie was average at the Box Office.

In 2012, she appeared in Aishwarya R. Dhanush’s film 3 alongside Dhanush. This movie received a very positive response and average at the Box Office. Due to this film, she was the first time nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actress Tamil. In the same year, she signed for Telugu film Gabbar Singh which is officially remake of the Hindi film Dabangg. In this film, she played the role of a village girl named Bhagyalakshmi. Everyone loves this movie and the character of Shruti Haasan. This movie was a commercial success at the Box Office. After this movie, several films offered to Shruti and this was the turning point of her career. After that, she appeared in several south Indian movies such as Balupa(2013), Ramayya Vasthavayya(2013), Yevadu(2014), Race Gurram(2014), Aagadu(2014), Poojai(2014), Srimanthudu(2015), Vedalam(2015), Premam(2016), Si3(2017), Katamarayudu(2017) and many more. She won her first Filmfare Award in the category of Best Actress – Telugu for Race Gurram film. Also, she appeared in many Bollywood films such as Ramaiya Vastavaiya(2013), D-Day(2013), Tever(2015), Gabbar is Back(2015), Welcome Back(2015), Rocky Handsome(2016), Behan Hogi Teri(2017) and many more.

Apart from an actress, she is a very good singer she sung her first song Potri Paadadi Ponne in Thevar Magan(1992). She sung several song in Indian film industry such as Chupadi Chupadi Chaachi, Ram Ram Hey Ram, Roattorap Paattuch Chatham, Adiye Kolluthe, Aazma (Luck Is The Key), Allah Jaane, Unnaipol Oruvan, Vaanam Ellai, Nenapidu Nenapidu, Beyond The Snake, Sri Chaitanya Junior College, Tan Ye Mera, Alvida, Shut Up Your Mouth, Down Down, Un Vizhigalil, Stereophonic Sannata, and many more songs.

She has endorsed many brands such as Lloyd, Emami Navratna Cool, Fossil Watches.

Some Interesting Facts

Favourite Foods: Sambar Saadam, Jalebi, Japanese food, Ice Cream and Dosa
Favourite Actors: Rajnikanth, Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan, Ram Charan
Favourite Actresses: Madhuri Dixit and Sridevi
Favourite Colors: Red, Black and Grey
Favourite Musician: Brandon Boyd
Favourite Bollywood Film: Mughal-E-Azam
Favourite Hollywood Film: The Godfather
Per Movie Charge (approx): 3 Crore (INR)
Net Worth (approx): $15 Million
Favourite Destination: Goa, Los Angeles, Seychelles
Favourite Restaurant: Koji in Las Vegas
Favourite Perfumes: 212 Sexy, Bulgari Black, Ralph Lauren Romance
Favourite Fashion Brands: Zara, Forever 21, Mango, H&M, Balmain
Favourite Fashion Designer: Manish Arora, Rehane, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Balmain

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