Rakshit Shetty is a well-known actor in the Kannada film industry, popularly known as Simple Star by his fans. He has been a part of some of the biggest films and enjoys a massive fan following. He is also a writer and producer. Currently, Rakshit Shetty is promoting his upcoming film, Sapta Sagaradaache Ello: Side B in Telangana. The film is the Telugu version of the Kannada film Sapta Sagaradaache Ello: Side A, which was released earlier this month. During the promotions recently, Rakshit spoke about his ex-girlfriend, actress Rashmika Mandanna. Rakshit Shetty and Rashmika Mandanna were a popular couple in the South film industry. Rakshit was asked by a YouTuber whether he is still in touch with her. Even though he has avoided questions about her in the past, this time Rakshit Shetty answered. He said, “Yes, Rashmika and I are still in touch. She had a big dream in the world of cinema. Accordingly, she is moving towards that dream. She has the will to achieve the task she set out to do. We should pat her on the back for her achievement.”
Last year, while promoting 777 Charlie, Rakshit Shetty was again asked about introducing Rashmika to the Kirik Party and how he felt after seeing her growth. To which he responded by saying that he feels really happy to see her grow and is delighted to witness her succeed. He also appreciated her for following her dreams and achieving success.
Rashmika Mandanna made her debut with Kirik Party, which was produced by Rakshit Shetty. She garnered a lot of recognition after the film. The two met each other as friends, and later their friendship blossomed into love. The couple made their relationship public and were even spotted attending various events together. Soon, they got engaged, and many popular celebrities from the South film industry were spotted attending their engagement ceremony. The two were expected to tie the knot, but their relationship ended, and the couple parted ways.
Sapta Sagaradaache Ello: Side B has been released in theatres today, September 22. The film is directed by Hemanth M Rao and stars Rakshit Shetty and Rukmini Vasanth in the lead roles. The Kannada version of the film has been receiving a great response from the audience and there has been a lot of hype for the Telugu version as well.