Rashmika Mandana (born April 5, 1996) is an Indian actress and model who works primarily in Telugu and Kannada films. She has received the Filmfare Award and the South Indian International Movie Awards.
Rashmika made her acting debut with the Kannada film Kirik Party in 2016. She later debuted in Telugu with the romantic drama Chalo in 2018. In the same year, she starred in the romantic film Geetha Govindam, which became one of the most profitable in Telugu cinema, gaining its widespread appreciation. Her third film in Telugu was the high-budget film Devadas. It marks the third consecutive successful film in that year in Telugu cinema.
She has starred in commercially successful films such as Kirik Party (2016), Anjani Putra (2017), Chamak (2017), Chalo (2018), Geetha Govindam (2018), Yajamana (2019), Sarileru Neekevvaru (2020) and Bheeshma (2020).
Rashmika Mandana was born on April 5, 1996, into a Kodava-speaking family, Suman and Madan Mandanna, in Virajpet, a town in the Kodagu district of Karnataka. She studied at Coorg Public School (COPS), Kodagu, before taking a pre-university course at the Mysore Institute of Commerce and Arts. She later studied for a bachelor’s degree in psychology, journalism and English literature at the college “M. S. Ramaiah”. Along with her studies, she is involved in modeling and appears in several commercials.
She won the title Clean & Clear Times Fresh Face of India 2014, which was awarded in January 2015 and became an ambassador for the Clean & Clear brand. She then won the Top Model Hunt 2015 title from La Mode Bangalore, season 2. Her photos from the Fresh Face competition impressed the creators of Kirik Party, who cast her for the lead role in the film in March 2016. She was 24 position “Bangalore Times 25 Most Desirable Women of 2016” and winner of “Bangalore Times 30 Most Desirable women of 2017′.
In 2021, Mandana starred in the film Kannada Pogaru opposite Dhruva Sarja. Mandana also debuted in Tamil with Sulthan opposite Karti, directed by Bakkiyaraj Kannan. Her upcoming filmography includes two Telugu films: Pushpa by Sukumar opposite Allu Arjun and Aadavaallu Meeku Johaarlu at Kishore Tirumala with Sharwanand. In the same year, Mandana started filming for her upcoming Hindi films. Starting with her debut, Mission Majnu, directed by Shantanu Bagchi and starring Sidharth Malhotra. She will also be seen in “Goodbye”, directed by Vikas Bahl, starring Amitabh Bachchan.
Mandanna began dating with her colleague Rakshit Shetty during the making of the Kirik Party, and the couple got engaged on July 3, 2017 at a private ceremony in her hometown of Virajpet. The couple ended their engagement in September 2018, citing compatibility issues.
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