The tall and dusky actress she is, also the most wanted actress down south. Currently she is filming for Sri Rudramama Devi a periodic movie shot in Tamil and Telugu. For the movie Anushka had to undergo several pre historic arts training, like Horse riding, Sword fight to mention a few. The movie also has Rana Daggubati in the lead, with Mahesh Babu doing a small cameo.
For a recent shoot of horse mounted fight between Mahesh Babu and Anushka, a cardboard knife thrown by Mahesh seemed to have fell on Anushka and the actress suffered some small cuts and was given immediate medical assistance. The shooting was postponed because of this, it is also noted that Anushka has given 150 days of her call sheet for this mega budget movie.