Rashmika Mandanna: Rashmika Mandanna popularly known as ‘Karnataka Crush’ is an Indian actress and model. Mostly she works in Telugu and Kannada films.
Birthday and Family
Rashmika Mandanna was born on Friday, 5 April 1996 in Virajpet, Karnataka. Rashmika’s father’s name is Madan Mandanna and her mother’s name is Suman Mandanna. Also, she has a younger sister, her name is Shiman Mandanna. Her zodiac sign is Aries.
She started her schooling at the Coorg Public School (COPS) in Kodagu. After that, for pursuing her pre-university course she went to Mysore Institute of Commerce and Arts. Rashmika joined MS Ramaiah College of Arts Science and Commerce in Bengaluru to pursue her graduation in Psychology, after her school. She also did her graduation in Journalism and English Literature besides psychology.
Career and Achievements
Rashmika Mandanna started her career as a model in 2014 by participating in the Clean and Clear Fresh Face of India contest while studying in college and she was made the brand ambassador of Clean & Clear. After this, she got the title of TVC in Lamode Bangalore’s Top Model Hunt. Rashmika made her acting debut in 2016 with a Kannada film. Named “Kirik Party”. In that movie, she played the role of ‘Saanvi Joseph’. The film was a huge hit and become and became of the highest-grossing films of the year. Thereafter, she appeared in two commercially successful films “Anjani Putra” and “Chamak”.
Besides Kannada films, Rashmika made her Telugu film debut in 2018 with the romantic drama “Chalo”. In that year, Mandana featured in the romantic comedy “Geeta Govindam“, the highest profit-making film in the history of Telugu cinema. Also, she acted in the Telugu film “Devdas” and established herself as one of the leading actresses of Telugu cinema. In 2020, Rashmika made her debut in Tamil film. The name of the movie is Sultan.
Rashmika met her co-star Rakshit Shetty during the shooting of their film “Kirik Party”. They got engaged on 3 July 2017 in a private ceremony but the couple mutually called off their engagement for their compatibility issues in 2018. Now there is a rumor that Rashmika is in a relationship with film director Chiranjeev Makwana.
Rashmika Mandanna’s net worth is $4 million.