Rashmika Mandanna is an Indian model and actress who is well-known for her Telugu films. In 2016, She made her acting debut in the Kirik Party movie directed by Rishab Shetty. The film hits the box office and her performance in the film received praise and won SIIMA Award for Best Debut Actress in 2016. She won the Clean & Clear Fresh Face of India title in 2014. On the occasion of her birthday (April 5, 2023), the makers released the first glimpse of Pushpa 2 The Rule movie.
|Real Name||Rashmika Mandanna|
|Nickname||Karnataka Crush, South Indian Crush|
|Date of Birth||5 April 1996|
|Age (as of 2023)||27|
|Family||Father: Madan Mandanna
Mother: Suman Mandanna
Sister: Shiman Mandanna
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Rakshit Shetty (Actor)
Chiranjiv Makwana (Film Director)
Vijay Deverakonda (Rumoured)
Rakshit Shetty (Ex-Fiance)
|School||Coorg Public School (COPS), Kodagu
Mysore Institute of Commerce and Arts, Mysore
|College||MS Ramaiah College of Arts Science & Commerce, Bengaluru|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Working out, Singing, Listening to music|
|Birth Place||Virajpet (Virajapete), Kodagu, Karnataka, India|
|Hometown||Virajpet (Virajapete), Kodagu, Karnataka, India|
|Current City||Karnataka, India|
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- After a highly successful maiden film, She was signed in for his next project Anjani Putra. She is cast opposite actor Puneeth Rajkumar in this film.
- She got major breakthrough in Geetha Govindam in which she pairs opposite Vijay Devarakonda. Rashmika is one of the highest fans following actresses on Instagram and she has been titled National Crush on social media platforms.
- She worked on projects like Mission Majnu with Sidharth Malhotra, Varisu, Allu Arjun’s Pushpa 2: The Rule, Goodbye, Animal, and more.
- In 2014, Rashmika began modeling and won the Clean & Clear Fresh Face of India title the same year, she was named the brand ambassador for Clean & Clear.
- She got the title of TVC in Lamode Bangalore’s top model hunt in 2015. She was also listed in the ‘Bangalore Times 25 Most Desirable Women in 2014’.
- She was spotted by the director Rishab Shetty and offered an opportunity to act in the film Kirik Party. She made the female lead role as Saanvi Joseph. Her performance in the film received praise and won SIIMA Award for Best Debut Actress in 2016.
- In July 2017, Rashmika got engaged to actor Rakshit Shetty. She met Rakshit Shetty for the first time on the sets of Kirik Party in 2016 and began dating after having worked together. Later, they get separated due to personal reasons.
- She got more than 37.4M followers on Instagram (as of April 2023).
|2016||Kirik Party||Saanvi Joseph||Kannada|
|2019||Dear Comrade||Aparna “Lilly” Devi||Telugu|
|2021||Pushpa: The Rise||Srivalli||Telugu|
|2022||Aadavallu Meeku Johaarlu||Aadhya||Telugu|
|2023||Pushpa 2: The Rule||Srivalli||Telugu|
|2023||Untitled Venky Kudumula film||TBA||Telugu|
|Kirik Party||6th SIIMA Awards||Best Debut Actress – Kannada||Won|
|Kirik Party||2nd IIFA Utsavam||Best Actress – Kannada||Nominated|
|Anjani Putra||Zee Kannada Hemmeya Kannadathi Awards||Best Actress||Won|
|Chamak||65th Filmfare Awards South||Best Actress – Kannada||Nominated|
|Chamak||7th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Kannada||Nominated|
|Geetha Govindam||Zee Cine Awards Telugu 2019||Favorite Actress||Won|
|Geetha Govindam||8th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Telugu||Nominated|
|Geetha Govindam||66th Filmfare Awards South||Best Actress – Telugu||Nominated|
|Geetha Govindam||66th Filmfare Awards South||Best Actress (Critics) – Telugu||Won|
|Dear Comrade||9th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Telugu||Nominated|
|Dear Comrade||9th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress (Critics) – Telugu||Won|
|Yajamana||9th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Kannada||Nominated|
|Yajamana||9th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress (Critics) – Kannada||Won|
|Sarileru Neekevvaru||10th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Telugu||Nominated|
|Pushpa: The Rise||10th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Telugu||Nominated|
|Pushpa: The Rise||67th Filmfare Awards South||Best Actress – Telugu||Nominated|
|–||Lokmat Styish Awards||Most Stylish Youth Icon||Won|
|ZEE Cine Awards||Best Female Debut||Goodbye||Won|
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