Samantha Ruth Prabhu, is an Indian actress, who is well known for her works in Tamil and Telugu film industry. She is also seen in many commercials for various popular brands. She started her career as a part-time model and soon, she got offers from film industry for performing in lead roles. She is also the recipient of many awards.
Initially, she was working as a model and was first noted by the director Ravi Varman. She made her acting debut through the Telugu film, ‘Ye maaya Chesave’, in the year 2010. Following this, she made her debut in the Tamil Film Industry with the movie, ‘Vinnaithandi Varuvaaya’, where she played a supporting role. Later, she played the remake of this movie in Telugu as a Lead Actress, where she shared screen space with Naga Chaitanya. She got positive responses for her performance in the movie and was signed up for many movies following this.
She has also appeared in many Tamil movies like, ‘Baana Kaathadi, Moscowin Kavery, Naan E, Neethane en pon vasantham, Anjaan etc’. She has appeared in many Telugu films namely, ‘Eega, Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu, Attarintiki Daredi etc’. She has starred in many commercially successful flick and made her stand as one of the successful heroine in both Tamil and Telugu Industry. She has won many awards like, ‘Nandi Award, Filmfare award, Vijay Award etc’, under the category of Best Actress. She is also a well known philanthropist and donates her modelling salary to her foundation, ‘Pratyusha Support Foundation’.
Net Worth: $10 million
- Name: Samantha Ruth Prabhu
- Nick Name: Yasodha
- Profession: Actress, model
- Date of Birth: April 28, 1987
- Age: 29 years
- Zodiac: Taurus
- Height: 5’5”
- Weight: 53 kg
- Measurement: 34-25-34
- Schooling: Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai
- College: Stella Maris College, Chenai
- Qualification: Commerce Graduate
- Father: Joseph Prabhu
- Mother: Ninette
- Siblings: Jonathan, David
- Marital Status: Engaged
- Fiancée: Naga Chaitanya