Srinidhi Shetty is a popular model and actress from Karnataka. She hails from Mangalore region and is famous for being the heroine of super hit movie KGF part 1 and 2. The movie went on to create history and earned about Rs 1000 crores. She was seen in both the parts and made an impact with her decent performance.
Before entering into films, Srinidhi Shetty was a famous model and had contested in the Miss Surpanational title in the year 2016. She started modeling since her college days and actively participated in fashion shows. She was also crowned Miss Karnataka before entering into International level contests.
After the huge success of KGF, she got offers from Tamil film industry and became part of the big movie Cobra. The movie started in 2020 but took a long time due to the pandemic. It was finally released in the year 2022 and got decent success at the box office. Srinidhi is now awaiting for interesting projects in South film industry.
Srinidhi Shetty was born on the 21st of October 1992 in Kinnigoli region of Mangalore, Karnataka. Srinidhi Shetty’s current age is 30 years.
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Srinidhi Shetty was born and brought up in Mangalore. She belongs to Bunt community and her mother tongue is Tulu language which is a mixture of Kannada and other south languages. She completed her primary education from Sri Narayana Guru English School in Mangalore. She was very active in extra curricular activities and also a good student.
When she was doing her college education, she got interested in modeling and started working in this direction. She was a student of St Aloysius PU College in Mangalore. As there were less opportunities in Mangalore for modeling, she moved to Bangalore for further options. Here, she started participating in small shows and also got her portfolio done by professional photographers. This helped her to get opportunities in fashion industry.
She is an Engineering graduation and has done her BE in Electrical Engineering. She was a student of Jain University in Bangalore. Interestingly, she was a bright student and excelled in her studies even though she had started her career as a model. She score more than 70% in her Engineering and impressed her parents with her dedication.
|Full Name||Srinidhi Shetty|
|Date of Birth||21 October 1992|
|Age||31 (as of 2023)|
|Birthplace||Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Profession||Model, Actress, Engineer|
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign||Libra|
|School||Sri Narayana Guru English Medium School, Mangalore|
|College||St. Aloysius Pre-University College, Mangalore|
Jain University, Bangalore
|Educational Qualifications||B. Tech in Electrical & Electronics|
Srinidhi Shetty belongs to a Hindu Bunt family based in Mangalore. Her father Ramesh Shetty owns a small business in Mangalore and her mother Kushala Shetty is a housewife. She has two sisters named Priyanka and Amrita. She is very close to her family and often visits Mangalore whenever she gets free time from her shooting schedule.
Boyfriend, Husband, Relationships
Srinidhi Shetty’s relationship status is single. She is not yet married and she wants to focus on her career before she plans to settle down in life. There are no rumours about her boyfriend or other affairs in the film industry. She is a private person and does not discuss much about her personal life with the media.
Srinidhi Shetty is known for her good looks. She has won beauty contests at International level and represented India on many occasions. She stands tall at 5.8 feet and weighs around 55 kgs. She has a fair complexion and medium length straight black hair. She has a natural slim outlook and maintains her fitness with proper diet and regular workout.
Srinidhi Shetty started her career as a model in the year 2010. She got her portfolio done and prepared to participate in beauty contests. When she was doing her graduation in Bangalore, she participated in the Fresh Face contest organized by Clean and Clear. Even though she could not win the title, she managed to get into the top 5 position.
This boosted her confidence about working in the fashion industry and she prepared hard to participate in Miss South India contest organized by Manappuram in the year 2015. This was a huge turning point in her career as she managed to win the title to become Miss Karnataka for the year 2015. Interestingly, she also won the Miss Beautiful Smile award in this contest.
Meanwhile, she got an offer to work as an engineer at Accenture company in Bangalore. She took the offer as it had a good salary package and she wanted to use her skills. She did not give up on modeling industry and tried hard to participate in various fashion shows around the country.
She was later selected for the Miss Queen of India contest organized by Manappuram. She won this runner up title and also got the Miss Congeniality award in this contest. In the year 2016, she was part of MIss Diva contest and won the Miss Supranational India title for the year. This was her big success at the national level and she was selected to represent India at the International competition in 2016.
In the same year, she managed to win the MIss Surpanational 2016 title at the International level and attained world wide fame. She toured many countries as a beauty queen and worked with many organizations to promote various things. She was invited by many Universities around the world and she got good exposure in the media.
After the huge success at the International level, she was looking to enter the film industry. The makers of KGF were looking for a fresh face who could work with them for a long time as the movie was made in two parts. Srinidhi Shetty agreed to work in the lead role in this movie and she was paired with Yash. She had to wait till the release of the movie before she could act in any other movie according to the contract.
When the movie was finally released, it became a huge blockbuster and set records in all languages. Srinidhi had a small role in the first part and her role would get bigger in the second part. Meanwhile, the Covid pandemic delayed the shooting of the movie and she had to wait for nearly 3 years to complete her first assignment.
However, it was completely worth as the movie KGF Chapter 2 became a bigger hit and broke many records in Hindi, Kannada, Telugu and other languages. She became a huge star and started getting offers from different industries. Her next project was in Tamil with Chiyaan Vikram. The movie Cobra released in 2022 and got decent success at the box office.
Currently, Srinidhi is looking for offers in the Telugu film industry. She has many interesting projects lined up and wants to choose the best ones that can maintain her success. She also won several awards for her performance as Reena Desai in the movie KGF. She is active on social media and has millions of fans on Instagram and other platforms.
The net worth of Srinidhi Shetty is around $1 million. She has acted in only few movies but her first two movies went on to become huge hit and earned more than Rs 1000 crores at the box office. She has also worked as a model and won many beauty contests at International level. She has properties in Bangalore and Mangalore and also owns a luxury car.
Facts and Information
Srinidhi Shetty can speak Tulu, Kannada, Hindi, Tamil and English fluently. She can also understand Malayalam as her hometown is close to Kerala.
She visits Mangalore regularly during her free time to meet her sisters and family members. She is homely person and loves to spend time with her family members.
She has also traveled around the world when she won the beauty contest. She has toured more than 20 countries so far within a year after winning the Supranational contest.