Tamil Nadu: Shruti Haasan (born 28 January 1986) is an Indian actress and singer who works predominantly in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi-language films. Born in the Haasan family, she is the daughter of actors Kamal Haasan and Sarika Thakur. As a child artist, Haasan sang in films and appeared in a guest role in her father’s directorial Hey Ram (2000), before making her adult acting debut in the 2009 Bollywood film Luck.
She achieved recognition with leading roles in the Telugu romantic comedy Oh My Friend (2011), the Telugu fantasy film Anaganaga O Dheerudu (2011), the Tamil science fiction action film 7aum Arivu (2011). Her roles in the latter two earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South. Haasan went on to establish herself in South Indian cinema with several commercially successful films, including Gabbar Singh (2012), Vedalam (2015), Srimanthudu (2015), and Si3 (2017).
She won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu for the action comedy Race Gurram (2014). Shruti Haasan’s Hindi film roles include the critically acclaimed action thriller film D-Day (2013), Ramaiya Vastavaiya (2013), the action film Gabbar Is Back (2015), and the action comedy Welcome Back (2015).
Shruti Haasan continues to act in Tamil and Telugu. His performance has been well received by Telugu fans more than Tamil. After this, film offers are pouring in in Telugu. Shruti Haasan is currently acting opposite Prabhas in Prashant Neel’s directorial venture ‘Salar’. Shruti Haasan is reportedly playing a female journalist in the film.
Meanwhile, there is a buzz in the Telugu film world that actress Shruti Haasan will star in balakrishna’s new film in Telugu. Gopichand Malineni, who has directed hits like ‘Bulbu’ and ‘Crack’, is said to have met Shruti Haasan recently. No official announcement has been made yet. Shruti Haasan, who is the leading heroine in Telugu, has been questioned about how she will act with Balakrishna, who is in her 60s.