Krithi Shetty, a name that has become synonymous with youthful exuberance and captivating performances, is a prominent Indian actress who has taken the film industry by storm. The actress made her acting debut at age 17, playing the lead female role in the Telugu-language romantic drama film Uppena, alongside actors Panja Vaisshnav Tej and Vijay Sethupathi. Her stellar performance as Sangeetha earned her multiple awards and nominations, winning Filmfare Awards South and South Indian International Movie Awards. Krithi is also known for her roles in movies such as Shyam Singha Roy, The Warriorr, Macherla Niyojakavargam, and Aa Ammayi Gurinchi Meeku Cheppali. She was recently seen in Venkat Prabhu’s bilingual period action thriller film, Custody, starring Naga Chaitanya and Aravind Swamy. With her impeccable acting skills, striking looks, and natural charm, she has managed to carve a niche for herself in such a short span of time.
Krithi Shetty Biography
Krithi Shetty was born on September 21, 2003, in Mumbai, Maharastra, India, According to her birthday, Krithi is 20 years old as of 2024.
|September 21, 2003
|20 years old
|Mumbai, Maharastra, India
|Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Family and Early Life
Of Tulu descent, Krithi Shetty is the only child of her parents. Her father Krishna Shetty, is a businessman, and her mother, Neethi Shetty, is a fashion designer. Growing up in a warm and supportive family environment, she was encouraged to pursue her interests and cultivate her innate talents.
From a young age, she aspired to become a doctor, and after completing her school education, she even enrolled in a college to study medicine. But by then, she had already embarked on an acting career, and soon, she became too busy with films. As a result, she dropped her plans to study medicine and rather chose psychology as her major. She studied at the University of Bangalore. She also enrolled in an acting course at the Samasthi Sunday School of Drama to hone her acting skills.
Krithi Shetty has kept her personal life fairly private, and details about her dating life remain undisclosed. She seems to be focused on her career, prioritizing her craft and professional growth.
|5 feet 4 inches or 163 cm
Career and Movies
Krithi’s foray into acting began unexpectedly while she was performing Bharatanatyam at an event. Little did she know that her radiant presence and striking features would catch the eye of a talent scout present at the event. Impressed by her natural charm and photogenic qualities, the scout approached her and asked if she would rather be interested in acting in commercials. Seizing the opportunity, Krithi decided to give it a shot and appeared in commercials.
Her striking beauty, talent, and ability to emote convincingly caught the attention of filmmakers and eventually landed her in the Hindi-language film Super 30. Based on the life of mathematics teacher and educator Anand Kumar, actor Hrithik Roshan played the titular role and she got the opportunity to star alongside him.
Intrigued by her screen presence, director Buchi Babu Sana cast her in the lead role in his rom-com Uppena. Krithi’s portrayal of Bebamma, a young woman from a coastal village who falls in love with Aasirvadham “Kasi” (played by Panja Vaisshnav Tej), marked a pivotal moment in her career, propelling her into the limelight and solidifying her reputation as a promising actress to watch. She won the Filmfare Awards South and South Indian International Movie Awards for her electrifying performance in the film.
As her career progressed, Krithi Shetty went on to work with some of the biggest names in the industry. In 2022, She starred opposite Ram Pothineni in the bilingual film The Warriorr. Though the film was a commercial failure, Krithi was lauded for her performance and cemented her position as an actress capable of leaving a lasting impact on audiences with her performances.
She was most recently seen in the film Custody, where she played opposite Naga Chaitanya. Her authenticity, versatility, and ability to connect emotionally with audiences are key factors that have propelled her to fame in the entertainment industry.
What is the age of Krithi Shetty?
Krithi Shetty was born on the 21st of September 2003 and is currently 20 years old.
Who are Krithi Shetty’s parents?
Krithi’s parents are Krishna and Neethi Shetty.
Does Krithi Shetty is in a relationship?
Krithi Shetty is single as of now. Based on her social life, there is no specific evidence to confirm the existence of a boyfriend.
At what age did Krithi Shetty begin acting?
Krithi Shetty was just 15 years old (2019) when she forayed into acting.
What is the height of Krithi Shetty?
Krithi Shetty is 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Is Krithi Shetty multilingual?
Krithi Shetty can speak 6 languages – Tulu (mother tongue), Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Hindi, and English.