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Born Sherin Shringar
(1985-05-05) May 5, 1985 (age 30)
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 at Kaveri School Bengaluru and later studied in Baldwins Womens Methodist College, which she later discontinued. She started modeling in her teen ages and she got the chance to act in her first film when she was only 16 years old in the Kannada film Dhruva. 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. Later, in 2005, she acted in the film Danger directed by Krishna Vamsi; though the film received accolades, Sherin went unrecognized. Incidentally, in both the films she starred with Allari Naresh. following which she starred in Student No. 1 where she played opposite debut Sibi Raj. She was critically acclaimed for her performance in the film Whistle. Sherin did full justice to the role, which had grey shades. She recently[when?] appeared in the hit Malayalam film Moonnamathoral, co-starring with Jayaram, Jyothirmai and Vineeth. Sherin is starring together with Nanda for the film Urchagam. Sherin also starred in Poova Thalaiya, which released on the 29th of 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 Tamil Special appearance
2010 Sihigali Jeevi Kannada
Poova Thalaiya Tamil
2012 AK 56 Kannada
2015 Nanbenda Preethi Tamil
2016 Dhigil Tamil Filming


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