Shruti Hassan is a young and talented actress in the Indian film industry, who is also an acclaimed singer and dancer. She has worked in bollywoood, in addition to Tamil and Telugu cinema. She has inherited her acting ability and amazingly beautiful looks from her parents, the legendary actor Kamal Haasan and National Award winner, Sarika.
Net Worth: Rs 15 crore
Income Sources: Shruti has acted in a number of movies and makes Rs 75 lakhs per movie. She has also been doing endorsements for some brands.
Born: 28th January, 1986 (29 years old)
Full Name: Shruti Rajalakshmi Haasan
Marital Status: Single. She was rumored to have an affair with cricketer Suresh Raina, but with the recent marriage of Raina, the speculations have come to an end.
Height/Weight: 5 feet 8 inches, 55 kg
Shruti Haasan was born in Chennai to actors Kamal Haasan and Sarika Thakur, but surprisingly the couple was in a live in relation and never got married. In fact, they parted ways when Shruti was a teenager. She belongs to a mixed ethnicity, with Tamil Brahmin father and Marathi Rajput mother. Shruti did her schooling from Abacus Montessori School in Chennai and moved to Mumbai for her further studies from St Andrew’s College. Later, she went to the US to train in music from the Musicians Institute in California. Shruti has a younger sister Akshara, who is a trained ballroom dancer and has made her Bollywood debut recently.
Shruti Haasan made her debut in the industry as a child singer, lending her voice in a film called “Chachi 420”, in which his father was the lead actor as well as the director. She was them seen in a small role in another of her father’s film, “Hey ram”, a 2000 release. Her debut in Bollywood as a lead actress came in 2009 in a multi starrer film called “Luck”. She was also seen in a number of acclaimed Telugu films such as “Anaganaga O Dheerudu”, “7th Sense”, “Oh My Friend”, “Yevadu”, “Balupu” and “Race Gurram”. One of her biggest commercial successes in Telugu cinema was “Gabbar Singh”, the remake of the Bollywood super hit called “Dabangg”. Her other Hindi films which got her positive reviews include “Ramaiya Vastavaiya” and “ D Day”, which have brought her one of the most promising actresses in the industry today. She has a bright future in the industry, with a large number of projects under her belt, including the likes of “Welcome Back”, “Gabbar is Back”, “Yaara” and “Rocky Handsome”. Shruti Haasan is a multi talented artist, with the abilities to sing, write lyrics and compose music, besides being an illustrious actress. She has sung for leading musicians such as Illayaraja and Harris Jayaraj. Also, Shruti has been a part of the international project “Hisss”, for which she wrote the lyrics, sang and even featured in a music video, working in collaboration with Dave Kushner, who lent music to the track. Shruti has also done playback singing for a song in a Telugu movie called “Aagadu”. She is also a vocalist for a band called The Extramentals.