Ashrita Shetty is an Indian actress who mainly works in the Tamil Film Industry. She is the wife of the Indian cricketer, Manish Pandey.
Ashrita Shetty was born on Thursday, 16 July 1992 (age 27 years; as in 2019) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.
She has completed her graduation in finance. While in college, Ashrita participated in the beauty contest ‘Clean & Clear Fresh Face,’ which was organised by The Times of India.
She won the competition at the college and state level and then went on to win it again at the national level and becoming the face of the brand for the year 2010.
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Hair Colour: Brown
Eye Colour: Brown
Family, Caste & Husband
Ashrita Shetty was born into a Tuluva Family. Not much is known about her parents and siblings. Ashrita tied the knot with the Indian cricketer, Manish Pandey on 2 December 2019 after dating him for some time.
Ashrita Shetty started her acting career in 2012 with the Tulu film “Telikeda Bolli” in which she played the character of ‘Malli.’
Subsequently, she made her Tamil film debut in 2013 with the film “Udhayam NH4.” In the film, she played the character of a Bangalore-based Tamil-speaking college girl, who elopes with Prabhu (a character played by the Tamil actor, Siddharth).
She, then, appeared in Tamil films like “Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum,” “Indrajith,” and “Naan Thaan Siva.”
In addition to films, Ashrita has featured in many television commercials.
- Beverage: Coconut Water
- Book: Half Girlfriend by Chetan Bhagat
- Her hobbies include reading, dancing, and travelling.
- Ashrita follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- After watching Ashrita’s performance in her Tamil debut film “Udhayam NH4,” Sangeeta Devi (a writer of cinema, fashion, and lifestyle news) of The Hindu said,
Newcomer Ashrita Shetty shows promise and her capability of bringing to the screen the vulnerability and innocence of a 17/18-year-old makes her endearing. This girl has huge potential.”
- In 2018, Ashrita became a part of a ‘Cancer Awareness Campaign’ in Chennai.