Actors like Mahie Gill, Kalki Koechlin, Giselle Monteiro and Shurti Haasan stood out in the crowd. Here are some newcomers who made a mark
Shruti studied at the Lady Andal in Chennai, until 10th grade, where she moved to Mumbai to read psychology at St Andrew’s College.
Shruti Haasan sang her first song aged just six in her father's Thevar Magan in the composition of Ilaiyaraaja. Later while pursuing her studies in ...
Shruti made her singing debut in the Hindi language film, Chachi 420, singing a duet performing for the voice of a child, with her father ...
Actors like Mahie Gill, Kalki Koechlin, Giselle Monteiro and Shurti Haasan stood out in the crowd. Here are 10 newcomers who made a mark
In 2000, Haasan made her cinematic debut in the Tamil and Hindi bilingual film, Hey Ram, directed by her father. She made a cameo appearance ...
Her debut movie Luck bombed at the box office, but the film's failure hasn't detterred Shruti Haasan from making Mumbai her home and trying hard to get a foothold in the Hindi film industry.
"I actually wanted my debut film to be a Tamil movie, but it wasn't to be. Whatever might have been the response to Luck, I feel that I should settle down in Mumbai to seek greener pastures in Bollywood," Shruti, who is planning to buy an apartment in central Mumbai, told IANS.
Her mother, actress Sarika, also lives in Mumbai. But the two are not on talking terms as Sarika is upset with Shruti for having a close relationship with her ex-husband Kamal Haasan's partner Gauthami.
"My mother doesn't like my friendship with Gauthami Madam. She is angry with me because of this count and avoids speaking to me. I'm not bothered about that," she said.
Shruti, who sung popular number Nenjukkul Peithidum... in Vaaranam Aayiram and composed music for her father's forthcoming bilingual film Unnaipol Oruvan, says her father is her biggest support in life.
"I want to explore the whole world and I have my daddy's full cooperation in this. I have self-drawn boundaries which I'd never attempt to cross," she said.