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Born Sherin Shringar
(1986-05-05) 5 May 1986 (age 32)
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Other names Shririn, Shireen, Shirin
Years active 2002 - present
Height 169 cm (5 ft 7 in)
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Sherin Shringar, known by her stage name Sherin or Shirin is a model turned actress, who appears in Kannada, Tamil and Telugu films. She made her debut at the age of 16 with Darshan in 2002.[1][2][3]


Sherin hails from the state of Karnataka. She was born in Bengaluru as an only child to her parents. She did her schooling from Kaveri School in Bengaluru and studied at Baldwin's Women's Methodist College, which she later discontinued. She started modeling in her teens and got the chance to act in her first film when she was only 16 years old. After that, she had offers to act in Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam movies. She shot to fame with her debut Tamil film Thulluvadho Ilamai. She also acted in Juniors, a Telugu remake of Thulluvadho Ilamai, but the film failed commercially. Later, in 2005, she acted in the film Danger directed by Krishna Vamsi; though the film received accolades, Incidentally, in both the films she starred with Allari Naresh. She then starred in Student No. 1 where she played opposite debutant Sibi Raj. She was critically acclaimed for her performance in the film Whistle. She recently[when?] appeared in the hit Malayalam film Moonnamathoral, co-starring Jayaram, Jyothirmai and Vineeth. Sherin is starring with Nanda for the film Urchagam. Sherin also starred in Poova Thalaiya, which released on 29 April 2011.[4]


Year Film Role Language Notes
2002 Dhruva Kannada
Thulluvadho Ilamai Pooja Tamil
Jaya Priya Tamil
2003 Juniors Pooja Telugu
Student Number 1 Anjali Tamil
Whistle Maya/Naga Tamil
Kovilpatti Veeralakshmi Tamil
2005 Danger Radhika Reddy Telugu
2006 Moonnamathoral Raheel Malayalam
2007 Bhoopathi Isiri Kannada
Urchagam Jency Tamil
Hareendran Oru Nishkalankan Pooja Vasudevan Malayalam
2008 Bheema Rangamma Tamil Special appearance
2010 Sihigali Jeevi Kannada
Poova Thalaiya Tamil
2012 AK 56 Kannada
2015 Nanbenda Preethi Tamil


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