Today (January 28) is the birthday of Shruti Haasan. An actress, singer and music composer, the eldest daughter of legendary film personality Kamal Haasan is popular in Tollywood, Kollywood and Bollywood.
On her birthday today, her friends, colleagues and fans have been greeting her. As a child artiste, Shruti sang in films and appeared in a guest role in her father’s directorial ‘Hey Ram’ (2000), before making her adult acting debut in the 2009 Bollywood film ‘Luck’.
She achieved recognition with leading roles in the Telugu romantic comedy ‘Oh My Friend’ (2011), the Telugu fantasy film ‘Anaganaga O Dheerudu’ (2011), and the Tamil science fiction thriller ‘7aum Arivu’ (2011).
Her roles in the latter two earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South. Shruti went on to establish herself in South Indian cinema with several commercially successful films, including ‘Gabbar Singh’ (2012), ‘Vedalam’ (2015), ‘Srimanthudu’ (2015), and ‘Si3’ (2017).
She won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu for the action comedy ‘Race Gurram’ (2014). Shruti Haasan’s Hindi film roles include the critically acclaimed crime film ‘D-Day’ (2013), the action film ‘Gabbar Is Back’ (2015), and the comedy ‘Welcome Back’ (2015). She also voiced Queen Elsa in the Tamil-dubbed version of the Disney musical fantasy animated film ‘Frozen II’ (2019).