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Shruti Haasan Profile

Shruti Haasan is an Indian singer, actress and music composer who has appeared in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films. As a child artist, she used to sing in the movies and also appeared in guest roles. She made her lead role debut in 2009 Hindi film Luck. She later went on to win critical acclaim for her role in Telugu fantasy film, Anaganaga O Dheerudu. In 2012, D-day actress Haasan starred in Gabbar Singh, Telugu remake of Dabangg. Now she will be seen in upcoming Hindi movies Rocky Handsome and Yaara.

Biography

Shruti Haasan was born on 28 January, 1986 in Chennai, India. Her father superstar Kamal Hassan is an Iyengar and mother Sarika is a half-Maharastrian and half-Rajput. Being a daughter of renowned actors, she holds a great interest in music and cinema. She has a younger sister Akshara, an Indian film actor, screenwriter, assistant director who works primarily in Bollywood and Tamil film industry. Shruti has also persisted her stint in music with her father's production Unnaipol Oruvan and her own music band and album.

Early life/Education

Shruti studied at Abacus in Chennai and moved to Mumbai to study psychology at St.Andrew's College. She changed her focus to cinema, music and finally travelled to the USA to continue learning music at the Musicians Institute in California, before returning to Chennai. She also had rhinoplasty to alter the appearance of her nose early in her film career.

Shruti Haasan

Personal Profile

Name : Shruti Haasan
Birth Name : Shruti Rajalakshmi Haasan
Date of birth (Birthday) : January 28, 1986
Age : 30 years
Birth Place : Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Height : 5'6"
Occupation : Actress, Singer, Model, Music composer, Dancer
Parents : Kamal Haasan and Sarika Thakur
Religion : Hindu
Education : St. Andrew's College, Mumbai
Zodiac sign : Aquarius

Family Background
Father's Name: Kamal Haasan
Mother's Name: Sarika
Sister: Akshara

Latest News

As per the latest reports, Shruti Haasan will play Kamal Haasan's daughter in an untitled Tamil project, expected to hit the floors very soon. This is the first time the father-daughter duo are teaming up. The film will be directed by veteran Malayalam filmmaker T.K Rajeev Kumar. The film will be shot in the US, where Haasan is currently finalising the locations.

In Rocky Handsome

Rocky Handsome is an upcoming action-thriller film directed by Nishikant Kamat. It stars John Abraham and Shruti Haasan in the lead roles. It is a loose adaptation of the 2010 Korean film The Man from Nowhere. Its story revolves around a man who sets out to take vengeance against drug mafia after they take away an eight-year-old girl, with whom he shares a special bond.

Upcoming movies

Majnu :
Beautiful actress Shruti Haasan has roped in Telugu remake of Malayalam blockbuster Premam. The film is titled as "Majnu" featuring Naga Chaitanya in lead role. Shruti will be seen in a de-glam avatar in the role of a professor. Chaitanya plays an engineering student who falls in love with his professor.

Rakshak :
Rakshak is an upcoming Telugu action film written by Mohan Raja and directed by Surender Reddy. It is being produced by DVV Danayya and S. Radha Krishna under Universal Media. It is a remake of the 2015 Tamil blockbuster Thani Oruvan. The movie features Ram Charan, Shruti Haasan and Tamil fame Aravind Swamy in lead roles.

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Career

Shruti has started her career as a singer and later turned to acting. She made her singing debut at the age of 6. While pursuing her studies in school, she made her singing debut in the Hindi language film, Chachi 420, with her father Kamal Haasan, who also directed the film. Her second song came in Hey Ram, where she sang the bilingual versions of the title theme, Rama Rama with her father, in Hindi and in Tamil.

Shruti is very versatile as she also tried her hand in modeling. In September 2007, she featured in Frappe! Magazine as well as Verve. 'Luck' is her bollywood debut film opposite Imran Khan. She later went on to feature in Telugu and Tamil films. She has also done a voice over for a HIV/AIDS teaching animated software tutorial that has been created by TeachAIDS. Shruti Haasan was signed as a brand ambassador for electrical appliances company Lloyd. She also endorses Emami Navratna cool talc.

In Tamil movie Singham 3

Shruti Haasan has roped in for film Singham 3 opposite Suriya. Her role is said to be quite meaty in this film. Singham 3 will be scheduled to release in 2016. Devi Sri Prasad is likely to score the music for this film as well and Priyan will handle cinematography. The movie will be produced by Suriya's 2D Entertainment which produced Singham 2.

Filmography

2000 Hey Ram
2009 Luck
2011 Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji
2013 Ramaiya Vasta Vaiya
2013 D-Day
2015 Gabbar Is Back
2015 Welcome Back
2015 Srimanthudu
2015 Puli

Upcoming Movies

2015 Yaara
2015 Rocky Handsome
2016 Baadshaho
2016 Untitled Chandoo Mondeti Project (Telugu)
2016 Rakshak (Telugu)
2016 Majnu (Telugu)

Boyfriend/Marriage

Shruti Hassan is very much single and is not dating anyone. She said that, "Yes, I wish to marry, but I don't know when. The person I get married has to be kind, which is difficult you find the ones who smell good, talk well, look nice and the ones who win their awards, but at the end of the day, it boils down to someone who can make you laugh and is kind. But he also needs to have that fighting spirit in life. He could be a doctor or anything else, but needs to be talented at whatever he does".

Family

Akshara Haasan Sarika Thakur
Akshara Haasan Sarika Thakur

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