Madhu Shalini is famous as a model and an exponent of Kuchipudi dance. This versatile actress is currently pursuing her MBA and is also doing a course in fashion designing. Although she does not have any formal training in acting, Kuchipudi helped her in emoting well.
Madhu Shalini"s father is a businessman and her mother, an advocate. She jokes that even after being the daughter of an advocate, she is not able to recover the bounced cheque of Rs. 5 lakhs lying in her cupboard. “The cinema industry is a circle; those who did not pay me have to come again once I attain popularity and fame," she says.