Srinidhi Shetty – South Indian Actress Biography

     

Srinidhi Shetty, the talented and gorgeous South Indian actress who made quite a splash with her debut Sandalwood movie “KGF”, was born on 21 March 1992 into a “Tulu” speaking “Bunt” family. She was born in Mumbai and raised in Mangalore at her grandmother’s home which had a farm with animals. Her hometown is in “Kinnigoli”, a town near Mangalore and she currently lives in Mumbai with her family. She goes by the full name of “Srinidhi Ramesh Shetty”. Her zodiac sign is “Aries” and her real age is 27 years (as of July 2019).

The super gorgeous south Indian actress has black hair and beautiful dark brown eyes. Srinidhi Shetty Height is 5 Feet 8 Inches and she weighs 54 kg with body measurements of 33-25-34.

Birthday: 21 March 1992

Age: 27 Years old

Religion: Hinduism

Caste/Community: Bunt community

Height: In Feet Inches – 5’8”

            In Centimetres – 173

            In meters – 1.73

Weight: In Kilograms – 54 kg

            In Pounds – 119 lb

Body Measurements: Bust size – 33 inch

               Waist size – 25 inch

               Hips size – 34 inch

Profession: Model, Actress

Boyfriend/Affairs/Husband: Currently Single

Net worth: ₹70 lakh (US$100,000) approx

Srinidhi Shetty Family | Father | Mother | Sisters | Caste & Languages:

Srinidhi is the youngest of the three daughters of “Ramesh Shetty” (Father) and the late “Kushala Shetty” (Mother). Her father hails from “Kinnigoli” and her mother from “Mulki”. Her eldest sister “Amrita” is married and lives in Mumbai and the second eldest sister “Priyanka” is currently employed with TESCO in Bengaluru. Her mother died due to illness when Srinidhi was around 14-15 years old, studying for her class 10th exams. Her father Ramesh Shetty had been the sole pillar of strength ever since for all the three Shetty sisters.

Srinidhi is a polyglot and can speak her mother tongue “Tulu”, “Kannada”, “Hindi” and “English” very fluently.

 

Srinidhi Shetty Education | Schooling | College | B.Tech | Engineer & Accenture:

Srinidhi did her primary schooling from “Sri Narayana Guru English medium School”, Mulki, Karnataka and her pre university studies from “St. Aloysius College”, Mangalore. Academically brilliant, she scored 93.5 % in her class 10th board exams. She was also active in a lot of co-curricular activities like volunteering at old age homes, dancing, volleyball and swimming. She also joined the NCC training in her 4th standard and finished with a “B” certificate.

She then did her graduation in “B.Tech EEE (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)” from “Jain University School of Engineering & Technology (JU-SET)”, Bengaluru. She also topped in her graduation at the Jain University with an aggregate of 85%, first division (H). Although she never had any passion to do engineering, she gave her best once she was enrolled in the course and aced it.

When she was placed in “Accenture” as a “Software Engineer”, she didn’t know a lot coding as she was not from computer science branch but with sheer determination and hard work, she performed exceptionally well there. She initially earned INR 23,000/ month and later 31,000/ month during her 2 year employment with “Accenture”.

Srinidhi Shetty Beauty Pageants | Modelling Profession:

In 2012, she participated in the “Clean and Clear Bangalore Times Fresh Face 2012”, where she was placed in the top 5. Srinidhi was pursuing her graduation from “Jain University”, Bengaluru when she participated in the competition.

Manappuram “Miss South India 2015”:

In January 2015, Srinidhi participated in the 12th edition of “Miss South India” in association with title partner “Manappuram Finance Limited” held at Marriot Hotel & Convention Centre, Hyderabad. A total of 17 contestants participated in the competiton. The title winner were – “Alieena Catherin Amon” (Miss South India 2015), Neha Shetty (1st Runner up) and “Gayathri Suresh” (2nd Runner up).

Though Srinidhi didn’t place in top 3 of the main title, she did succeed in winning the regional title of “Miss Queen Karnataka” and subtitle “Miss Beautiful Smile” in the competition.

Manappuram “Miss Queen of India 2015”:

In April 2015, Srinidhi participated in the 5th edition of “Miss Queen of India 2015” held at Hotel ITC Grand Chola in Chennai. Delhi’s “Kanika Kapur” was crowned the “Miss Queen of India 2015” while Srinidhi R Shetty was 1st runner-up and “Gayathri R Suresh” was 2nd runner-up. Srinidhi also won the “Miss Congeniality” subtitle in the competition.

Srinidhi was employed with MNC Accenture for a period of two years. She participated in “Miss South India 2015” and “Miss Queen of India” competition while she was still working full time at the MNC. She then decided to quit her job to participate in the prestigious “Miss Diva 2016” competition.

Yamaha Fascino “Miss Diva – 2016”:

In 2016, Srinidhi participated in the 4th edition of “Miss Diva” competition, the winner of which represents India at the “Miss Universe” competition.

The winners were – “Roshmitha Harimurthy” (Miss Diva 2016), “Srinidhi Shetty” (Miss Diva Supranational – India 2016) and “Aradhana Buragohain” (Miss Diva 2nd runner up).

Srinidhi also won three of the total 13 subtitles up for grab in the competition – “Miss Photogenic”, “Miss Beautiful Smile” and “Miss Body Beautiful”.

“Roshmitha Harimurthy” was crowned by previous winner “Urvashi Rautela” and represented India at the “Miss Universe 2016” in phillipines while 1st runner up Srinidhi Shetty represented India at “Miss Supranational 2016” in Poland.

“Miss Supranational 2016” – Poland:

Srinidhi represented India at the 8th edition of “Miss Supranational” competition held in Poland in December 2016, in which contestants from more than 70 country participated.

Srinidhi was crowned as “Miss Supranational 2016” by her predecessor “Stephania Stegman” of Paraguay. She also won the title of “Miss Asia-Oceania” in the “Continental Queen of Beauty” sub contest and was placed at 4th position in the “Miss Mobstar” sub contest.

Srinidhi became the second Indian to win the title after “Asha Bhat” in 2014. She also won 30,000 $ as the winning prize money.

 

Srinidhi Shetty Movies list | KGF | Upcoming Movies | TV ads | Music Videos | Web Series:

In 2016, Srinidhi was crowned “Times- India’s Most Desirable Women 2016” defeating the likes of Bollywood bigshots “Priyanka Chopra”, “Deepika Padukone”, “Katrina Kaif” and “Sunny Leone”.

She also won “Bangalore Times Most Desirable Women 2016 – Kannada” in the same year defeating the likes of actress “Kriti Kharbanda” and “Priya Mani”.

K.G.F: Chapter 1-

Srinidhi made her silver screen debut with the 2018 Indian Kannada-language period action film titled “KGF Chapter 1”, the first instalment in the two-part series, followed by K.G.F: Chapter 2.

Director “Prashanth Neel” was searching for a new Kannadiga face to play lead actress in KGF, when he started the project in March 2017 and after audition he selected Srinidhi for the film. Srinidhi has to commit for a period of 2.5 years for the two part series.

She played the role of “Reena” opposite rocking star actor “Yash”. “KGF Chapter 1” was a blockbuster and currently holds the record for the “highest grossing Kannada film of all time”.

Srinidhi was nominated at the “SIIMA (South Indian International Movie Awards)” Awards for “Best Debutant Actor in a Leading Role (Female) – Kannada” for her role in KGF.

K.G.F: Chapter 2 –

The shooting for KGF Chapter 2 has already been started and is set to release at end of 2019 or early 2020. Srinidhi who has a limited screen time in the first film is expected to have much more screen time in “”KGF Chapter 2”

   

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