Here we share her biography along with her past and upcoming projects:
Shruti was born on 20 January 1986 in Chennai to renowned actor Kamal Hassan and his partner Sarika Thakur. She studied in Abacus school in Chennai and later shifted to Mumbai to study psychology in St. Andrew’s College. She has also undergone training at the Musician’s Institute in California, USA. Her younger sister Akshara represents India nationally for Ballroom Latin dancing.
She Started Her Career as a Singer
Shruti was only 6 years old when she sang a song in the Kamal Hassan produced film ‘Thevar Magan’ under the renowned music composer Ilaiyaraaja. Later, she she sang a duet song with her father for his film, ‘Chachi 420’ starring himself and Tabu in lead roles. In the year 2000, Shruti sang the bilingual versions (Hindi and Tamil) of a song ‘Rama Rama’ for Kamal Hassan’s film Hey Ram’.
In 2009, Shruti Hassan Released Her Debut Album
Shruti released her debut album in 2009. She was not just the singer but also the song writer and music composer for the album. Besides, in the same year she also composed music for a film titled ‘Unnaipol Oruvan’. Next, Shruti lent her voice in her debut film ‘Luck’ opposite Imran Khan. Shruti Haasan even turned lyricists for Jennifer Chambers Lynch’s ‘Hisss’. She also sung a song in Hisss featuring Mallika Sherawat and even appeared in one of the promotional videos.
Shruti Hassan’s Filmography –
In the year 2000, Shruti starred in the Kamal Hassan’s film ‘Hey Ram’ as Vallabh Bhai’s daughter. 9 years later, she debuted as an actress in an action thriller ‘Luck’ starring Imran Khan, Mithun Chakraborty, and Sanjay Dutt, Imran Khan. 2 years later she debuted in Tollywood, acting in her first film ‘Anaganaga O Dheerudu’. Next, she was seen in Hindi film Dil to Bachcha Hai Ji, Tamil film 7aum Arivu and 3.
The film 3 was directorial debut of Rajnikanth’s daughter and had her husband Dhanush in leading role along with Shruti Hassan. The same year she did Gabbar is Back – the Tamil Remake of Dabbang. Interestingly, this film also went on to become her first commercial success. Some of the other films she did are Balupu’, ‘Race Gurram’, ‘D-Day’ ‘Ramayya Vasthavayya’, ‘Yevadu’, ‘Ramaiya Vastavaiya’ Welcome Back and ‘Puli’
Shruti Hassan’s Filmography – Upcoming Films
Rocky Handsome with John Abraham and Nathalia Kaur
Yaara with Irrfan Khan, Vidyut Jamwal and Amit Sadh
Kismet Konnection 2 with Shajid Kappor and Kalki
Baadshaho with Ajay Devgn and Lisa Haydon
Shruti Hassan’s Relationship with Siddharth
When the Siddharth and Shruti starrer film‘Oh My Friend’ released, there were news that the reel couple were dating in real life as well. In fact, there was also a buzz around that the two that they were in a Live-in relationship. This created a lot of controversy in the media.
Shruti Hassan’s rumored Affair with Dhanush
When Shruti Hassan was paired in ‘3’ with Tamil sensation Dhanush, rumors started brewing that the two are seeing each other. Dhanush’s wife Aishwarya Dhanush who was also the director and producer of 3 was so unhappy with the entire controversy that she herself issued a statement dismissing the whole issue.