Sheetal Shetty is a prominent Kannada TV news anchor and an actress from Karnataka. She worked as a news commentator and presenter on the famous Kannada news channel, TV9. She was approached by director Rakshith Shetty for
(2014). She readily accepted the offer as she wanted a break from anchoring and her hectic work schedules.
She played the role of Regina, a journalist who tries to create a series about an event taking into consideration all viewpoints, in Ulidavaru Kandanthe. She stole the spotlight as a well-read journalist in this movie. Her anchoring skills are immense. That’s one thing that compelled Rakshith Shetty to offer her a role of a journalist in his debut movie as a director.
She wowed everyone with her brilliant performance in this movie. Initially, acting was difficult for her as she has no experience in drama and theater and it took her some time to adapt to the complexity of film industry. Presently, she is working as a news anchor for BTV. She has also hosted various other programs such as the
Celebrity Cricket League
. She has a keen interest in cricket too and is aware of all the technical approaches used in the game. She comes across as a multitalented personality and a knowledgeable person.
She has also appeared in various TV advertisements and has interviewed many notable celebrities. When asked about her next film assignment, she says that she is not determined towards acting and will be selective in choosing her future assignments. She loves journalism and will never abandon journalism to pursue a career in movies.
She is highly active on social media and even has a blog of her own where she likes blogging about her daily life experiences. She never thought she would become a successful actress one day as acting was never a part of her future plans. Her favorite actresses include Ramya, Kalpana from Kannada film industry and
and Shri Devi from Bollywood. She truly is a versatile personality and makes us believe that nothing is impossible if we put our mind to it.