Who is Shruti Haasan?
Shruti Haasan is an Indian film actress and singer who majorly works in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi language films. She has won three Filmfare Awards throughout her career and has paired up with top-notch actors in the entertainment industry. After being starred in several hits such as Gabbar Singh, Vedalam, Srimanthudu, and Singam 3, she established herself as one of the leading contemporary actresses in Tamil and Telugu cinema. In addition to acting, Shruti has composed music for his father’s film Unnaipol Oruvan, as well as the lead vocalist in an alternative rock band, The Extramentals.
Shruti Haasan was born on the 28th of January 1986, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She grew up in Chennai and is currently 35 years old.
|Birth Name||Shruti Rajalakshmi Hassan|
|Nickname||Shruti, Kanna, Sruti|
|Birthdate||January 28, 1986|
|Birthplace||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Age||35 years old|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Singer|
Early Life: Family and Education
Shruti Haasan is the oldest daughter of actors Kamal Haasan and Sarika Thakur. Her father is a renowned actor turned politician down south. She has a younger sister, Akshara Haasan, who is also an actress. Her cousins are actresses Anu Hasan and Suhasini Maniratnam. Actor and lawyer Charuhasan is her paternal uncle.
Shruti has a mixed ancestry as her father Kamal is an Iyer from Tamil Nadu whereas her mother Sarika was born to a Maharashtrian father and Rajput mother.
Haasan attended at the Lady Andal Venkatasubba Rao school in Chennai. She majored in psychology at St. Andrew’s College in Mumbai. As an ambitious actress, she later moved to the US to study music at the Musicians Institute in California.
Shruti Haasan Personal Life
Siddharth (2011) – During the shooting of Siddharth – Shruti Haasan – Hansika Oh My Friend, something came up between the former two and it was rumored that the couple moved in together for while. It was stated that the two dated each other for few months before Siddharth hooked up with Ruth Prabhu, and they entered into relationship. But, they broke off citing personal reasons.
Dhanush (2012) – Back in 2012, when Shruti Haasan and Dhanush acted together in a Tamil film 3, they were rumored to be dating each other. Their secret relationship caused turmoil in Superstar Rajinikanth’s family and after his intervention in the matter, Dhanush broke out with her. To the surprise, it was Aishwarya Dhanush, who suggested shruti’s name for the lead role, but it caused frenzy and unrest in her own life.
Michale Corsale (2017 – Present) – Shruti started dating a London based theatre artist Michale Corsale in early 2017.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 8 inches|
Centimeters – 173 cm
Meters – 1.7 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 62 kg|
Pounds – 136 lbs
|Shoe Size||8 (US) / 6 (UK)|
|Dress Size||6 (US) / 10 (UK)|
|Distinctive Features||Husky voice|
Being recognized as the daughter of versatile actor, Kamal Haasan, she first made her stint in the entertainment industry as a singer. At the age of just six, she sang the “Potri Paadadi Ponne” song in Tamil movie, Thevar Magan that had Ilaiyaraaja’s music.
She turned pro when she sang a duet “Jaago Gori” along with her father in Hindi film Chachi 420, who also directed the film.
Shruti made her onscreen debut in her father Kamal Haasan’s film Hey Ram in 2000.
As a lead actress, She was first seen in the 2009 Hindi film Luck, in which she played the roles of Ayesha and Natasha. As far as Telugu and Tamil are concerned, Shruti Haasan debuted in Anaganaga O Dheerudu (2011) and 7aum Arivu (2011), respectively. She received Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut in each language respectively.
Shruti Haasan has been the face of Lyoyd (Electrical company) and Emami Navratna cool talc. She has also appeared in a number of television commercials and print ads.
- Shruti was voted as The Most Desirable Woman in a recent pol conducted by the Chennai Times.
- Her husky voice is identical to Karisma Kapoor.
Shruti Haasan Net Worth
The talented and young beautiful damsel has an estimated net worth of $6 million. She is one of the highest paid actresses in the industry whose remuneration for a film sits somewhere between Rs 2 and Rs 3 crore. Her singing talent has also skyrocketed her net worth in recent years. She also makes a huge of bucks with brand endorsements, product launches, and inauguration events. Shruti works with all woods in the industry, thus making her one of the best selling actresses in the country.
The young budding actress owns a Range Rover Sport, which she gifted to herself celebrating the success of her film and a BMW 5 series.
Shruti Haasan owns a sprawling flat in the posh area of Bandra in Mumbai that features two large bedrooms with respective bathrooms along with all the amenities. She also owns a luxury house in Chennai.
Shruti Haasan Favorites
- Food – South Indian and Japanese food
- Actors – Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, Shah Rukh Khan
- Actress – Madhuri Dixit
- Movies – The Godfather series, Mughal-E-Azam
- Musician – Brandon Boyd
- Colors – Red, Grey and Black
- Perfume – Bulgari Black, 212 Sexy
- Designer – Manish Arora, Jean-Paul Gaultier
- Brands – Balmain, Zara, Forever 21, H&M
- Holiday Destination – Los Angeles, Goa
- Favorite Pet – Dog
Shruti Haasan Facts
Shruti got interested in singing at a young age and aspired to make a career in singing than acting.
She dubbed her name as Pooja Ramachandran during her school as he doesn’t want others treating her as a celebrity daughter.
A year after her debut Hindi film, she underwent rhinoplasty to fix her nose to suit her face.
She is not only an actress and singer, but also a accomplished Kuchipudi dancer.
The ravishing multi-skilled beauty has mastered 8 different languages.
She is fond of footwear’s and has more than 100 pars of shoes and sandals.
Shruti stunned her fans by exposing her ultra sexy body on the covers of New York-based magazine, Maxim. The photos of the editorial shoot went viral on the internet.
A few of her revealing pictures from the Telugu film Yevadu leaked on the internet and instantly became the talk of the town. The photos exposed her in the most glamours avatar. The revelation upset her and filed a complaint with the police.
Shruti hit the headlines when she became the cast of magnum opus fictional film, Sangamitra. But she opted out of the project citing date issues.
Shruti was rumored to have had a fling with the Indian cricketer Suresh Raina.
She always has been a subject of wide spread media attention. Her infamous social media troll was when she reprised Sai Pallavi’s role in the Telugu version of Premam.
Haasan was voted the most desirable women by the Chennai Times in 2018.
Needless to say, Shruti Haasan is one of the most talented actress out there and has won the hearts of several million fans around the world.