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Ashika Ranganath

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Ashika Ranganath
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Ashika Ranganath in 2020
Born (1996-08-05) 5 August 1996 (age 25)
NationalityIndian
CitizenshipIndia
OccupationActress
Years active2016 - Present

Ashika Ranganath is an Indian film actress, known for her lead role in the 2016 film Crazy Boy[1] and Raambo 2 (2018).[2][3]

Early life and personal life[edit | edit source]

Ashika was born to Ranganath and Sudha Ranganath.[4] Her elder sister Anusha Ranganath is also an actress. She studied in Bishop Sargant School, Tumkur and later moved to Bangalore for pre-in Jyoti Nivas College, where she auditioned for a Clean and Clear Fresh Face Bangalore contest, emerging as the runner-up of Miss Fresh Face 2014.[5] She is trained in various dance forms including freestyle, Belly and western.[6][7][8] In an interview with zee-5 Ashika said that she had a crush on Rang De Basanti actor Siddharth.[9]

Career[edit | edit source]

Ashika's career in acting started after Crazy Boy director Mahesh Babu picked her during a Clean and Clear Fresh Face Bangalore contest. She was nominated for the Best Debutant Actress in a Leading Role Award by SIIMA.[10]

Filmography[edit | edit source]

Year Film Role Notes
2016 Crazy Boy Nandini
2017 Mass Leader Shreya
Mugulu Nage Vaishali
2018 Raju Kannada Medium Vidya [11]
Raambo 2 Mayuri
Thayige Thakka Maga Saraswathi
2021 GarudaFilms that have not yet been released Pooja Post-production [12]
Kotigobba 3Films that have not yet been released Herself Post production, special appearance in a song[13][14]
Avatara Purusha Films that have not yet been released Siri Filming[15][16][17][18]
Raymo Films that have not yet been released Mohana Filming[19][20]
MadhagajaFilms that have not yet been released
TBA
Filming [21]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Ashika joins Garuda camp". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 16 January 2021.
  2. "2018 Kannada movies that completed 100 days in cinema halls". The Times of India. 31 December 2018. Retrieved 16 January 2021.
  3. "Raambo 2 celebrates 100 days - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 16 January 2021.
  4. "Team Mugulu Nage shoots at scenic Puducherry". The Indian Express.
  5. https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/most-desirable-women/ashika-ranganath/articleshow/61782294.cms
  6. "Russian model debuts in Gurunandan-starrer Raju Kannada medium". The Indian Express.
  7. "Ganesh on shooting spree, no time to chill". The Indian Express.
  8. "ತುಂಟ ರವಿ ಸ್ವಂತ ಕನಸುಗಳು". Prajavani.
  9. "EXCLUSIVE: I Am Single: Ashika Rangnath Gets Candid About Her Love Life - ZEE5 News". www.zee5.com. Retrieved 16 January 2021.
  10. "Leader challenges brutal cold". The Indian Express.
  11. "Ashika Ranganath joins Raju Kannada Medium". The Times of India.
  12. "Siddharth Mahesh clarifies about Garuda shoot delay". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  13. "Ashika Ranganath roped in to jiggy with Sudeep - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 15 January 2020.
  14. "Ashika Ranganath to make a special appearance in Sudeep's Kotigobba 3". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 15 January 2020.
  15. "Chuttu Chuttu girl Ashika Ranganath on board for Sharan-starrer 'Avatar Purusha'". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  16. "Ashika Ranganath's look from Avatara Purusha revealed - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  17. "NRI-return Ashika Ranganath goes ethnic in Avatara Purusha - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  18. SM, Shashiprasad (13 November 2019). "Big-budget films in her kitty". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  19. "Ashika Ranganath to star opposite Ishan in Pavan Wadeyar's next - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  20. "Pavan Wadeyar's next with actor Ishan is titled Raymo". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  21. "Excited to experiment with the cult character of a village belle in 'Madagaja': Ashika Ranganath". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 6 August 2020.

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