Though born in Mangalore one of the important cities in Karnataka, actress Anushka debuted in Telugu films and today she is one of the leading heroines in Telugu as well as Tamil film industry.
The actress well known for her performance oriented roles is currently acting in two mega budget period flicks Bahubali and Rani Rudhrama Devi in Telugu. In Tamil she will soon start shooting for Ajith's upcoming film with director Gautham Vasudev Menon. The tall actress is also being approached for one of the heroine roles in Superstar Rajinikanth's proposed project with K.S.Ravikumar and she is likely to accept the offer.
Meanwhile Anushka has reportedly signed a Kannada film. This will be her first film in the language of her native state. Anushka's debut Kannada film has been titled as 'Jaggu Dada' and it has Darshan in the lead role.