Original birth name: Priyadarshini
Also known as: Kannada actress Shruthi
Date of Birth: September 9th, 1972
Place of Birth: Karnataka, India
Trade mark: her naturalistic acting
Height: 5 feet 4 inches
Weight: 54 kilos
Parents: born in Kannada speaking family
Married/ relationship: married actor Mahender and also divorced
Got popular: with her movie titled as SHRUTHI
Debut film: Kannada movie “ Aasegobba Meesegobba”
Top Movies: Shruthi, Taayi Illadu tavaru, Veerappa Naayaka, Gowri ganesha, Bombat Hendthi, Muddina Maava, Midida Hrudayagalu
Awards- won Karnataka state film award.
Education: attended college in Karnataka
Hobbies: watching movies, watching cricket, listening to music
Favorites: says that she is loving to do social service
Actress Shruthi aka Priyadarshini struggled hard to survive in the highly competitive world of actresses. The actress started her career in side roles and then started as a heroine in a big way, with the movie ‘Shruthi’. It was then that director Dwarakish, who carved SHRUTHI, renamed Priyadarshini as Shruthi. This was in the year 1990 and the film ran for almost 175 days, which was a big deal for a small budget movie.
Actress Shruthi was seen in films such as Shruthi, Taayi illadu tavaru, veerappa Naayka, Gowri Ganesha and Bombat hendith and earned her an award for the last film project.
Kannada actress Shruthi was also seen in the Malayalam movies like Oraal Maathara and Kottaram veetil appoottan. Till date, Kannada actress Shruthi has acted in almost 120 Kannada language movies and many such movies in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam.