Rakshit Shetty is a handsome actor and film producer. He mostly appears in the Kannada language movies. He is also a successful screenwriter. Rakshit is active in the acting profession since 2009. He became news headline due to broke up with actress Rashmika Mandana. In 2019, Rakshit Shetty became a part of films like 777 Charlie and Avane Srimannarayan. Check out more about south actor Rakshit Shetty from the given full article.
Rakshit Shetty Wiki
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|Real Name:||Rakshit Shetty|
|Famous For:||1. 'Karna' Kirik Party (2016)|
2. Rashmika Mandanna 's husband (brokeup)
|Profession:||Actor, Producer, Screenwriter|
|Date of Birth/DOB/Birthday:||6 June 1983|
|Age:||36 years old (as in 2019)|
|Born Place:||Udupi, Karnataka, India|
|Height (Approx):||in centimeter: 180 cm|
in meter: 1.80 m
in Feet Inches: 5' 11"
|Weight (Approx):||in kilograms: 80 kg|
in pounds: 176 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx):||Chest: 44 |
|Eye Colour:||Dark Brown|
|Zodiac Sign:||Not Known|
|Spouse/wife:||Rashmika Mandanna (Broke up)|
|Marriage Date:||Not Known|
|Parents:||Father: Name Not Known|
Mother: Name Not Known
|Hobbies:||Reading, Gymming, Writing|
Also, read this, Rashmika Mandanna
Rakshit Shetty is a very known multi-talented personality in the south. He is a producer, actor, and screenwriter. Rakshit completed his schooling and graduation before joining the acting profession. Also, He worked as a software engineer in a private company.
Rakshit started his career with theatre. He made his first appearance on-screen with the movie Nam Areal Ond Dina in 2010. He got huge fame with ‘Ulidavaru Kandante‘. Additionally, He successfully wrote and produced many movies like Bheema Sena Nala Maharaja and 777 Charlie.
He received many awards for the contribution in the Kannada Entertainment Industry as a writer, actor, and producer. Moreover, Rakshit Shetty got engaged with actress Rashmika Mandanna in 2017 and got broke up in 2018.
Rakshit Shetty Age, Family, Wife, Marriage & Caste
Rakshit Shetty was born on 6 June 1983 (36 years old; as in 2019). He was born into the Udupi, Karnataka, South India. There is not much known about his family members. Moreover, He is very close to his family.
Rakshit Shetty got engaged with the popular south Indian actress ‘Rashmika Mandanna‘. Both Rakshit and Rashmika got engaged in the private ceremony in Virajpet. The ceremony was attended by the Yagna Shetty, Sheetal Shetty, and director Rishab Shetty. Later in 2018, Couple Rakshit and Rashmika broke up their engagement due to compatibility issues. In addition, He is Hindu by caste & religion.
Rakshit belongs to a family of South India. He did his schooling from the local school of Udupi. After schooling, He did graduation in Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Communication Engineering from NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte in 2005. After graduation, Rakshit Shetty was employed as software engineering at the Symphony for two years.
During the job, he decided to pursue an acting career and left the job. Initially, He joined the theatre plays to improve his communication & acting skills. In 2010, He made his first appearance on-screen with movie Nam Areal Ond Dina. Next, He featured in the movies Thuglak and Simple Agi Ondh Love Story.
In 2014, Rakshit Shetty became very popular with the movie Ulidavaru Kandante. He also directed the same movie with acting. Rakshit played the role of Richard Antony. He received Filmfare Award South for Best Director and Karnataka State Film Awards for the Director’s First Time Best Film. Also, the same year he featured in the movie Vaastu Prakara.
After the year in 2016, Rakshit made an appearance in the three movies Ricky, Godhi Banna Sadharana Maykattu, and Kirik Party. In addition, He wrote, directed and produced the movie ‘Kirik Party‘. It became one of the highest watched and top-grossing movie of that year.
Career from 2016
Rakshit received lots of awards for the movie Kirik Party. He won the IIFA Utsavam award in the category of Best Film, Performance in Leading Role (Male), and Best Lyricist. Rakshit got another award of Best Family Entertainer at the Karnataka State Film Awards. In 2017, Also, He got SIIMA award for the Best Film and Entertainer of the Year.
Rakshit Shetty produced the movie titled ‘Humble Politician Nograj’. In 2019, He produced the movie Bheema Sena Nala Maharaja. Also, He is the part of movies like Avane Srimannarayana and 777 Charlie.
Facts of Rakshit Shetty
Does Rakshit smoke?: No
Does Rakshit drinks alcohol?: Not Known
After His and Rashmika’s break up, Rakshit’s followers started bashing on social media. So, at that time he said that “You all have formed opinions about Rashmika. I don’t blame any of you because that’s how it is projected. I have known Rashmika for more than two years and I have known her better than any of you. There are many factors that are acting here. Please Stop Judging her. Please let her be in peace.”
He is very shy in front of the media. Also, he used to keep himself private in front of them.
Rakshit Shetty is a very less active celebrity on social media. Still, He has a vast number of followers on social media like Instagram and Facebook.
He has posted very few of the photos on his official Instagram ‘rakshitshetty‘.