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|Born||28 October 1989|
|Other names||Sharmila Mandre|
|Relatives||Sunanda Murali Manohar (aunt)|
Sharmiela Mandre (born 28 October 1989) is an Indian film actress and producer. She is well known for her works predominantly in Kannada cinema.
Mandre was the third generation of a family with film connections. Her grandfather R. N. Mandre was a film distributor, as was her father Dayananda, who was also a car-racing enthusiast. Sharmila made her film debut with Sajni (2007), produced by her aunt Sunanda Murali Manohar.
In 2012 she debuted in Tamil with the film Mirattal, a remake of the Telugu film Dhee, and got accolades for her performance in the film. She immediately went on to sign her first Telugu film Kevvu Keka opposite Allari Naresh. In 2013, she changed her name from Sharmila to Sharmiela. In December 2014, it was announced that she was selected to play the protagonist in the Khalid Mohammed's directorial Katha which would be a remake of the same titled film released in 1983. It was reported that she would play the role played by Deepti Naval. After a brief hiatus, she made her came back to Kannada cinema in 2015 with Mumtaz opposite Dharma Keerthiraj which was a commercial success.
In 2017, she started a new project with Chiranjeevi Sarja titled Aake, a horror story, which is a remake of Tamil film Maya (2015), and her role was essayed by Nayantara. Subsequently, she made a special appearance as a journalist doing a dance number in the Shivarajkumar starrer Leader. In 2018, she produced a Tamil film Evanukku Engeyo Matcham Irukku. In 2019 she went on to produce two more films in Tamil which are up for release in 2020. She also started a Kannada film under her banner starring Sathish Ninasam, Rukmini Vijayakumar and herself directed by Arvind Sastry.
|Denotes films that have not been released yet|
|2007||Sajni||Sajni||Kannada||Hello Gandhinagar Award for Best Debut|
|Mast Maja Maadi||Herself||Special appearance|
|Venkata in Sankata||Reporter|
|2010||Swayamvara||Anusha||South Scope Style Award for Most Stylish Actress (Kannada)|
|2011||Dhan Dhana Dhan||Charmi|
|2013||Kevvu Keka||Mahalakshmi||Telugu||Nominated, SIIMA Award for Best Female Debut (Telugu)|
|2017||Aake||Sharmila Desai / Maya|
|2020||Mysore Masala: The UFO Incident||Maya||Post Production|
|2018||Evanukku Engeyo Matcham Irukku||A. R. Mukesh||Vimal, Ashna Zaveri||Tamil||Remake of Telugu film Guntur Talkies|
|2019||Sandakkari||R Madhesh||Vimal, Shriya Saran||Tamil||Post Production|
|2019||Naanum Single Thaan||R Gopi||Attakathi Dinesh, Deepti Sati||Tamil||Post Production|
|2020||Dasara||Arvind Sastry||Satish Ninasam, Sharmila Mandre, Rukmini Vijayakumar||Kannada||Filming|
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- Prasad S. M., Shashi (28 October 2015). "Mumtaz reincarnated". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 30 October 2015.
- Sharmila Mandre to play Dipti Naval in Katha remake
- Sharmila Mandre Replaces Deepika In Leader
- "Sandalwood takes a shine to numerology". The Times of India. 29 April 2013. Archived from the original on 15 May 2013. Retrieved 20 May 2013.
- "A multi-starrer sci-fi adventure drama in the works in Kannada – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
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- "Sathish Ninasam and Sharmiela Mandre's next has a new title". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 June 2020.
- "Sathish Ninasam and Sharmiela Mandre unite for a murder mystery - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 24 November 2019.