Shruti Haasan celebrates her birthday today (January 28) and many in the industry, her fans, well-wishers and friends have been wishing her a great year ahead.
The actress-singer-musician is currently busy with a bunch of projects, incluing Laabam directed by S P Jananathan, in which she is acting alongside Vijay Sethupathi for the first time. She has been thanking everyone who has wished her today.
Shruti Haasan (born 28 January 1986) works predominantly in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi language films. Born in the Haasan family, she is the daughter of actors Kamal Haasan and Sarika Thakur.
She is the recipient of several awards, including three Filmfare Awards South, and has established herself as one of the leading actresses of South Indian cinema.
As a child artist, Haasan sang in films and appeared in a guest role in her father’s directorial Hey Ram (2000), before making her adult acting debut in the 2009 Bollywood film Luck. She achieved recognition with leading roles in the Telugu romantic comedy Oh My Friend (2011), the Telugu fantasy film Anaganaga O Dheerudu (2011), and the Tamil science fiction thriller 7aum Arivu (2011).
Her roles in the latter two earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South. Haasan went on to establish herself in South Indian cinema with several commercially successful films, including Gabbar Singh (2012), Vedalam (2015), Srimanthudu (2015), and Si3 (2017).
She won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu for the action comedy Race Gurram (2014). Haasan’s Hindi film roles include the critically acclaimed crime film D-Day (2013), the action film Gabbar Is Back (2015), and the comedy Welcome Back (2015). She also voiced Queen Elsa in the Tamil-dubbed version of the Disney musical fantasy animated film Frozen II (2019).