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]


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]


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 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]


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