Anushka Shetty (Tulu: ಅನುಷ್ಕ ಶೆಟ್ಟಿ,Tamil:அனுஷ்கா செட்டி, Kannada: ಅನುಷ್ಕ ಶೆಟ್ಟಿ, Telugu: అనుష్కా శెట్టి; born on 7 November 1981 as Sweety Shetty) is an Indian film actress, working in the Telugu and Tamil film industries.
Anushka Shetty was born in a Tulu speaking family in Mangalore. She did her schooling and college in Bangalore. She was also a Yoga Instructor and has trained under yoga guru Bharat Thakur. She also speaks Telugu, Hindi and Tamil as well.