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Shruti (Actress) Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 5, 2020

Short Biography

Shruti was born on 18-09-1975 in Hassan in the state of Karnataka, India. She is an Indian Film Actress, Television Actress & Politician who known for her work in Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films. She also appeared in Television Serials.

Other Name: Priyadarshini
Other Professions: Television Actress Politician
Appearance: Kannada Malayalam Tamil Telugu

Shruti Complete Bio & Career

Shruthi spent the early part of her life in Puttur. She started her acting career at the young age of 14 through Malayalam film Swantham Ennu Karuthi in the year 1989. She came to recognition after she played the role of Shivarajkumar's sister in Kannada film Aasegobba Meesegobba in 1990. The same year, she starred in Dwarakish’s film Shruthi and it was Dwarakish who asked her to change her screen named from Girja to Shruti. This film was a blockbuster hit and ran for more than 25 weeks in theatres.
Post that, she starred in numerous successful Kannada films such as Taayi Illada Tavaru,  Gauri Ganesha, Veerappa Nayaka, Midida Hrudayagalu, and Bombat Hendthi, Muddina Maava among others. For her performance in the film Aagatha, she won herself Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actress. In addition to Kannada, she made her presence felt in all other south Indian language films as well. For her performance in Tamil film Kalki, she won herself Tamil Nadu State Award for Best Actress. Her latest releases Dandupalya 2 and Dandupalya 3 were also blockbusters hit. In addition to films, she has also starred in television series such as Sthreetvam (Malayalam) and Karthigai Pengal  (Tamil) among others. She also participated in Bigg Boss Kannada season 3 and has appeared in talk shows such as Majaa Talkies and Weekend With Ramesh as a guest.  

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Shruti Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Radha Krishna & J. V. Krishna. She has a younger brother named Sharan, an actor in the Kanada cinema. She was married to film director S. Mahendra from 1998 to 2009. Together the couple has a daughter named Mahendar Gowri. She then married Chakravarthy Chandrachud in 2013 and divorced him in 2014.

Life's Important Dates Of Shruti

Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 34-28-36
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Hassan, Karnataka
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Bangalore, Karnataka, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling, Listening Music, Yoga
Marital Status Divorced
Debut Malayalam - Swantham Ennu Karuthi (1989)
Kannada - Nambidre Nambi Bitre Bidi (1989)
Tamil - Vedikkai En Vadikkai (1990)
Telugu - Pellaniki Premalekha Priyuraliki Subhalekha (1992)
Telvision - Sthreetvam (2005)
Best Movies Shruthi (1990), Hettha Karulu (1994), Aagatha (1995), Kalki (1996), and Dandupalya 2 (2017)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black, Blue, White
Favorite Actress Anushka Shetty
Favorite Actor Ambareesh , Dwarakish
Favorite Place Dubai, Malaysia
Favorite Food South Indian Food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shruti

  • She appeared as a judge in the comedy television series Majaa Bharatha in 2017.
  • She has acted with all the leading male stars in the film industry of her times like Ambareesh, Shiva Rajkumar, Vishnuvardhan, Ramesh Aravind, Jaggesh, Shashikumar, Sunil, Devaraj, Abhijeeth, and Ram Kumar among others.
  • She was credited as Priyadarshini in her debut Kannada film titled Nambidre Nambi Bitre Bidi.

Shruti Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

48 years, 0month, 14 days old age Shruti will turn 49 on 18 September, 2024. Only 11 months, 15 days, 4 hours,45 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Shruti has celebrated the total number of 48 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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