|Full Name Neetha|
Siblings Preethi Shetty
|Name Neethu Shetty|
Role Film actress
Years active 2004–present
|Born 2 September 1986 (age 29) (1986-09-02) Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
Parents Manjunatha Shetty, Mohini Manjunath
Nominations Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Kannada
Movies Gaalipata, Abhinetri, Joke Falls, Aithalakkadi, Manasaare
Similar People Yogaraj Bhat, V Manohar, V Harikrishna, V Ravichandran, Sadhu Kokila
Neethu Shocking Photos - Then & Now | Actress Neethu Rare & Unseen Photos
Super Minute Episode 25 - Adi Lokesh & Neethu
Neethu (born 2 September 1986) is an Indian film actress, who predominantly appears in Kannada-language films and few Tulu and Malayalam films. Her commercial successful movies include Joke Falls (2004), Beru (2005), Photographer (2006) - Malayalam debut, Koti Chennaya (2007), Gaalipata (2008)- (her biggest commercial success up to date.), Krishna Nee Late Aagi Baaro (2009) and many others. She has done cameos in other successful movies like Abhinetri (2015 film) and Fair & Lovely. Her career include working with actors like Ramesh Aravind, V. Ravichandran, Mohanlal, H. G. Dattatreya, Kishore Kumar G, Ganesh, Jaggesh, Doddanna, Anant Nag, Vijay Raghavendra, Ravishankar Gowda, Dileep Raj, Rajesh Krishnan, Shivadhwaj shetty, Diganth, Mohan Shankar, Naveen Krishna.
- Neethu Shocking Photos Then Now Actress Neethu Rare Unseen Photos
- Super Minute Episode 25 Adi Lokesh Neethu
- Early life
Known to be a natural and a sensitive actress who has been in the industry for more than 10 years had lots of ups and downs in her career. She acted in serials first and made her debut through the horror flick yahoo which was an average grosser. Her first commercial success movie was Joke Falls where she was paired alongside Ramesh Aravind which garned positive reviews from the critics. She then started in the movie Beru which received many accolades such as National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Kannada and Karnataka State Film Award for Best Film. She made he Malayalam debut alongside Mohanlal in the Malayalam film Photographer. She is a recipient of Karnataka State Film Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the tulu language film Koti Chennaya. She raised to fame in the year 2008 due to her performance which garned positive reviews in the movie Gaalipata which was multistarrer and a blockbuster. She received a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Kannada nomination. She later starred in films which some were successful like Krishna Nee Late Aagi Baaro, Abhinetri and few others. She also starred in movies like Aithalakkadi and few others which garned negative reviews and failed at the box office. She was a contestant in Bigg Boss Kannada 2, where she survived 80 days, hence becoming the first contestant in the history of bigg boss Kannada to be kept in a secret room.. She was a part of the comedy show Bengaluru Benne Dose alongside Arun Sagar . She later appeared as a guest in Bigg Boss Kannada 4 along with Rishika Singh, tsunami kitty, NC ayyappa and Bigg Boss Kannada 3 winner Shruti. She also was a part of box cricket league where she was a player for the team davangere lions which emerged runners up. She is currently shooting for new films.
Neethu was born on 2 September 1986 in Mangalore, in the Karnataka State of India. Her father, Manjunath, was a Tulu-speaking and her mother spoke Konkani. She grew up and was educated in Mangalore. Her father died of jaundice in 2011.