Sanchita Shetty

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Sanchita Shetty
Born Sanchita Shetty
7 April
Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2006–present

Sanchita Shetty is an Indian film actress, who has appeared in Kannada, Tamil and Telugu films.[1][2] After appearing in supporting roles, she got her first breakthrough after starring in female lead role in Soodhu Kavvum (2013).[3]

Career[edit]

She made her first film appearance in the Kannada film Mungaru Male as a friend to the film's female lead (Pooja Gandhi).[4] In the next three years, she appeared in supporting roles in three Kannada films. She also appeared in a film titled Gaganachukki, which never released.[4] She left the Kannada industry to work in Tamil and he was not willing to do anymore second lead roles. In 2012, she signed her first leading role in Kollaikaran.[5]

Recognition and success (2012-present)[edit]

Shetty has played female lead character in Nalan Kumarasamy's black comedy Soodhu Kavvum which was a critical and commercial success and the biggest success in Shetty's career.[6] She played an imaginary character in the film, which was received well. Sify wrote, "Sanchita Shetty as his (Vijay Sethupathy) girlfriend is smashing and delivers some one-liners with perfect lip sync".[7] The film went on to be remade in several other Indian languages and Shetty expressed interest in reprising the role in its remakes as well.[8]

In 2014, she signed a Kannada film after five years, Badmaash directed by Akash Srivatsa, which will see her playing a Radio Jocky.[9] In September 2014, she stated that she had four films, among which one would be a bilingual.[10]

Filmography[edit]

Key
Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
No. Year Title Role Language Notes
1 2006 Mungaru Male Nandini's friend Kannada
2 2007 Milana Kannada
3 2009 Uda Kannada
4 2009 Bhaya.com Vini Kannada
5 2010 Azhukkan Azhagakiran Reema Tamil
6 2010 Thillalangadi Ammu Tamil
7 2010 Orange Soni Telugu
8 2012 Kollaikaran Krishnaveni Tamil
9 2013 Soodhu Kavvum Shalu / Shalini Gupta Tamil
10 2013 Pizza II: Villa Aarthi Tamil
11 2016 Badmaash Films that have not yet been released Kannada Post Production
12 2016 Ennodu Vilayadu Films that have not yet been released Tamil Filming[11]
13 2016 Enkitta Mothathe Films that have not yet been released Tamil Filming[12]
14 2016 Rum Films that have not yet been released Tamil Filming
15 2016 Love Guru Films that have not yet been released Tamil Filming[13]
16 2016 Devdas BrothersFilms that have not yet been released Tamil Filming[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2010-02-21/news-interviews/28139580_1_kannada-films-tamil-film-bigger-role
  2. ^ http://tamilomovie.com/exclusive/interview/4574-chat-with-sweet-sixteen-sanjitha-shetty
  3. ^ http://www.bangaloremirror.com/entertainment/south-masala/I-dont-believe-in-godfathers/articleshow/32614447.cms
  4. ^ a b http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/kannada/The-story-makes-a-star-Sanchita-Shetty/2013/04/23/article1556984.ece
  5. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/tamil/movies/news/Im-afraid-of-the-dark-Sanchita-Shetty/articleshow/20445076.cms
  6. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-metroplus/performance-is-the-key/article5445122.ece
  7. ^ http://www.sify.com/movies/soodhu-kavvuum-review-tamil-15027789.html
  8. ^ http://ibnlive.in.com/news/keen-to-do-soodhu-kavvum-in-other-languages-sanchita-shetty/430959-71-174.html
  9. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/kannada/movies/news/Sanchita-Shetty-makes-a-comeback-to-Sandalwood/articleshow/41345038.cms
  10. ^ http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/tamil/Being-a-Movie-Buff-Helps-Me-Understand-Stories-Well/2014/09/04/article2413249.ece
  11. ^ http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/tamil/Sanchita-Shettys-Next-with-Bharath/2015/05/05/article2797115.ece
  12. ^ http://www.bollywoodtrade.com/regional-movies/eros-international-announces-two-new-tamil-projects-perai-thedia-natkal--enkitta-mothathe/1913.htm
  13. ^ http://silverscreen.in/tamil/news/sanchita-shettys-next-film-is-love-guru/
  14. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/tamil/movies/news/Sanchitas-next-is-Devdas-Brothers/articleshow/48282219.cms

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