Shruti Haasan

Shruti Haasan

Other NamesShruti Rajalakshmi Haasan
Date Of Birth28 January 1986
Age38 years 4 months 26 days
Place Of BirthChennai, Tamil Nadu
MotherSarika Thakur(Actress)
SisterAkshara Haasan(younger)
Favorite ActressPriyanka Chopra
FatherKamal Haasan(Actor/director)
Birth NameRajalakshmi
Hair colorBrown
Eye colorBlack
Favorite ColorBlack
Weight55 kg
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Height5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m)
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TeacherMike Campbell(Music school)
Favorite FoodSouth Indian, Pasta
Favorite Vacation DestinationPamukkale (Turkey), Los Angeles
Favorite MovieMahanadi,parzania(among her parents movie)


Shruti Haasan is an Indian actress who frequently acts in Tamil, Telugu & Hindi films. She is the daughter of popular actor/ director/ producer Kamal Haasan.

Childhood, Family & Personal Life

Shruti Haasan was born as Rajalakshmi on 28 January 1986 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu to Kamal Haasan(Father) & Sarika Thakur(mother). Rajalakshmi was given after her grandmother.

Shruti Haasan childhood photo with dad Kamal Haasan & Mom Sarika Thakur
Shruti Haasan childhood photo with dad Kamal Haasan & Mom Sarika Thakur

Kamal Haasan is an actor & director, popular in Southern state of Tamil Nadu. He is very wellknown especially in the South India. He is from Iyengar family.

Sarika Thakur is an actress who is of half Marathi, half Rajasthani, she was born and brought up in Delhi from a hardworking family, where she had to take up jobs for the survival.

Kamal Haasan with daughters Akshara Haasan and Shruti Haasan
Kamal Haasan with daughters Akshara Haasan and Shruti Haasan 

Akshara Haasan (born 1991), her younger sister is an accomplished dancer, she is an international lvel Ballroom dancer.


  • School & high School: Abacus Montessori School, Chennai.
  • Graduation: Psychology degree from St. Andrew's College.
  • Musical course: Musicians Institute in California


As a child artist she has appeared in many movies. Hey Ram(2000) was her debut film where she appeared in a small role at the age of 14. She played the role of Vallabhai Patel's daughter in the movie, It was directed by her father Kamal Haasan. 

Debut as lead actress: Luck is a 2009 Hindi action-thriller directed by Soham Shah was her first film, it went unnoticed by many.

Anaganaga O Dheerudu (2011) gave her the big opening she deserved. she has been rocking it through films like 7aum Arivu (2011), Gabbar Singh (2012), Srimanthudu (2015), Singam 3 (2017).

As a singer: She always had interest in singing, She started as early as 6, she started her career through Thevar Magan ,she has sung for movies like 3(2012), Puli(2015), Aagadu (2014)

As a Music Composer: She always wanted to be musician, She composed music for Unnaipol Oruvan (2009).

She is the promoter and brand ambassador of products like Lloyd, Emami Navratna cool talc.

Shruti Haasan: Photos, Pictures

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Kamal haasan's daughters akshara and shruti haasan
Kamal haasan's daughters akshara and shruti haasan
Kamal haasan's daughters akshara and shruti
Kamal haasan's daughters akshara and shruti
Kamal haasan with daughters akshara and shruti
Kamal haasan with daughters akshara and shruti
Shruti haasan
Shruti haasan

Shruti Haasan: Videos

Be The Bitch
Be The Bitch

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. She is a Vegan, she became one.

  2. Mahanadi, a film starring her film is among her favorite films, parzania- among films starring her mom.

  3. Game of Thrones, house of Cards, The Boss, Homeland are among her favorite TV Shows

  4. Her first breakup made her a woman from tomboy she was known as all her life.

  5. Actor Imran Khan is her childhood friend

  6. when she was in school she played basketball, cricket & Kabaddi.

  7. Her parents married after Shruti was born, before her younger sister Akshara was born 

  8. Vizag, is one of her favorite places to visit in India. She likes the food, beaches & people.

  9. Shruti Haasan is seen spending time with "Michael Corsale", a London based actor. Recently Kamal Haasan met with him adding more to the speculations. Shruti doesn't want to talk about her personal Life. She had dated actor Siddharth before.

  10. Her voice is often compared to that of "Karisma Kapoor"

  11. She wants the person she marries to be Funny & Kind with fighting spirit in Life.

  12. She likes food, her fitness secrets are controlled food and regular workout.

  13. When she was in school she used the name Pooja Ramachandran to avoid being recognized as the superstar's child.

  14. She is a music fan, she is happy that her name "Shriti" means "Music".

  15. When asked to describe her co-stars in short: Allu Arjun(Human rubber band), John Abraham(Well built & Malayali), Dhanush (Raw Talent), Surya (Very Sincere), Akshay Kumar(Real Man).

  16. She cooks south Indian food, she likes to cook for her Bollywood co-stars.

  17. She made a short film name "Be the Bitch", it was shot in her apartment.

  18. She topped the list of "Most desirable women" by Chennai Times published in 2014

  19. As a kid she used to visit the Temple & church everyday that were in the vicinity of her house.

  20. She can speak 8 languages including English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu.

  21. Her sister Akshara was a sports person as well growing up, she is now an actres.

  22. She is not a early riser, she boasts she can sleep till lunch :)

  23. She and her sister call their parents as "mammaji" and "bappuji", and touch their feet before they do something important. Kamal Haasan likes Mahatma Gandhi and thus nicknamed Bappuji.

  24. She appears in a Bikini for her Bollywood movie "Luck"

  25. She picks movies based on Narration of script, Script & director 

  26. She was a tomboy when in school.

  27. She is a fan of Malayalam movies among Indian film industries.

  28. About rumors linking Dhanush and her, she says "He is my artistic best friend. I love acting with him."

  29. She is close with her step-mother Gautami Tadimalla.

  30. She once got 2.5 out of 100 in Maths exam. She did not like Chemistry & Physics either. She was excellent in Music.

  31. She likes reading books especially autobiographies and girly romance Novels.

  32. Shruti's mother took Shruti and sister Akshara to a sepaate house at the age of 15.

  33. Despite being a music fan, she started learning music (Hindustani) at the comparatively late age of 14.

  34. She wanted to try music, or writing & direction, her father influenced her to try acting

  35. She is obsessed with her shoes, she has more than 100 pair & clothes to some extent.

  36. Kerala is one of her favorite destinations in India.

  37. Her initial stage of career was little shaky, some of her early films failed.

  38. In Kerala cuisine she likes: Fish molly, kadala curry, Appam, Aviyal

  39. She is a religious person and believes her faith in God has centered her personality. Her mother is a spiritual person and her father is an Atheist by belief.

  40. She has a house in Mumbai, in the neighborhood of other Bollywood celebs like Prachi Desai & Imtiaz Ali. There was a stalking incident with her last residence which might have forced her to buy a own house.

  41. If her dream man can be made from different attributes picked from different people she would pick Ryan Gosling's face, Sean Penn's talent.

  42. She consider "3" as her breaking movie for acting and Gabbar Singh for success.

  43. London is one of her favorite destinations, she likes the dampness there which is special for an Indian who is used to hot weather year around.

  44. She is very found of kids, she loves to have kids and says her kids will be her most wonderful work.

  45. "The Extramentals", is the rock band where she worked as a vocalist.

  46. She learnt Kuchipudi for her film "O My Friend"

  47. She was a naughty student in school.

Shruti Haasan: Filmography (1)

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  1. I really Love my item songs

  2. My father is the most important person in my life. I take his suggestions on film related issues.

  3. I'm a very private person. I like to keep my personal life private

  4. When asked about her interest in Music "From the beginning, for me it was about becoming a comprehensive artist"

  5. I think commercial films are important, I'm not against them, but I definitely want to make movies that are more meaningful. 

  6. While I love my family, I need my space and I'm one of those people who likes to wake up and sleep alone. Which is why I am devastated at the idea of marriage.

  7. Me & Akshara are like two brothers

  8. I never felt bad to not see my father attending school functions, I knew how important his work was. He always made us happy taking us out to hotels, to play cricket and always spent time for us whenever free.

  9. I want to make an impact as an artist even if weight 200kg

  10. About her Father "He is my greatest inspiration as an artiste and is a person who knows something about everything."