Shalini affirmed that she is game for romantic experiences and shared her thoughts on her real life love interest. She said, "After coming to south, my liking for south guys increased a lot. If I find a person who is as honest and courageous like Arjun Reddy in real life, I will definitely love him."
Shalini is currently starring in a Tamil film 100% Kaadhal, Gorilla, Agni Siragugal and also Bollywood films like Bamfaad. Shalini earlier appeared in Bollywood films like Meri Nimmo and Helicopter Eela.