Last Updated: 05 Sep, 2023 | Views: 420
Other Profession(s): Model
Famous For: Her Work In Telugu And Tamil Films
Higher Education: Bachelor of Arts in Literature
Net Worth: $12 Million
Shriya Saran Bhatnagar, also named Shriya, is an actress and model from India who primarily appears in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi films. Saran made her cinematic debut in 2001 with the Telugu film Ishtam and had her first breakthrough with Santhosham, despite her desire to be a well-known dancer. She is one of the most well-known and well-paid actresses in South Indian cinema, appearing in over 75 films.
Shriya married her boyfriend, Andrei Koscheev, on March 19, 2018, at her Lokhandwala home. The couple has one daughter, Radha.
In 2003 – Shriya started her acting career with the Hindi film “Tujhe Meri Kasam.”
In 2005 – She acted alongside Prabhas in the film "Chatrapathi."
In 2007 – Shriya appeared in the most expensive Indian film at the time, "Sivaji: The Boss," with Rajinikanth.
In 2008 – She debuted in the American film industry with the film "The Other End of the Line."
In 2015 – Shriya appeared alongside Ajay Devgan in the blockbuster film "Drishyam."
Achievements and Awards
In 2008 – She won the Best Tamil Actress Award at the South Scope Style Awards for her performance in the film "Sivaji: The Boss."
In 2015 – Shriya was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress – Telugu at Filmfare Awards South for the film "Manam."
In 2018 – She received the Best Actress Award at Santosham Film Awards for the film "Gautamiputra Satakarni."
She trained as a Kathak dancer and envisioned becoming a full-time classical dancer. Still, life had other ideas when Ramoji Studios spotted her in Renoo Nathan's music video "Thirakti Kyun Hawa."
Shriya is an endorser for Coca Cola, Ponds, Head & Shoulders, and Fair and Lovely.