Samantha Ruth Prabhu is a well-known name of South Indian Films, it is quite famous in South’s films. She has done films with all the big superstars of South. Samantha is very beautiful in appearance and due to her quality, she manages to attract the audience towards her.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu Wiki/ Biography
|Samantha Ruth Prabhu Real Name||Samantha Ruth Prabhu|
|Other Name||Samantha Akkineini|
|Nick Name||Yashodha, Yaasho, Sam|
|Samantha Ruth Prabhu Height||In Centimeter- 165 cm|
In Meter- 1.65 m
In Feet- 5’5 Feet
|Samantha Ruth Prabhu Weight||In Kilogram-53 kg|
In Pound- 117 lbs
|Eye color||Hazel Brown|
|Date of Birth||28 April 1987|
|Samantha Ruth Prabhu Age (2022)||35 Years|
|Birthplace||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Home town||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|School||Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai|
|College/university||Stella Maris College, Chennai|
|Food Habit||Non- Vegetarian|
|Hobbies||Reading, Listing to music, Shopping.|
|Samantha Prabhu Affairs/Boyfriend||Siddharth (2013-2015)|
|Samantha Ruth Prabhu Husband||Naga Chaitanya|
Marriage Date- 6 October 2017
|Samantha Ruth Prabhu Divorce Date||2 October 2021|
|Parents||Father– Joseph Prabhu|
|Net worth (2021)||12 Million USD|
Family & Husband
Samantha was born on 28 April 1987 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Her father’s name is Joseph Prabhu. Hermother’s name is Ninette. Her father was from Andhra Pradesh, while her mother was from Kerala. She has two brothers named Jonathan Prabhu and David Prabhu.
She married Chaitanya Naga, son of South Indian superstar Nagarjuna in the year 2017. On 2 October 2021, they announced their separation and eventual divorce
Early Life and Education
Samantha has completed her early studies from Holy Engels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai and Higher Studies from Stella Maris College, Chennai. Samantha has a commerce degree.
Samantha had entered the acting world due to financial problems. Because initially the condition of Samantha’s house was very bad and due to this Samantha started modeling.
Samantha Prabhu made her debut in 2010 with the Telugu-language romantic drama film Ye Maaya Chesave.
Apart from being an actress of South Indian cinema, Samantha also does noble work. Actually she runs an NGO named Pratyusha Support. This NGO provides health services and along with this, help is also provided by this NGO in the treatment of women and children.
Samantha is known for her style statement along with her films. She is seen in new outfits and looks on every occasion.
Samantha has appeared in the 2012 film ‘Makkhi’. This film was directed by ‘Bahubali’ director SS Rajamouli.
After acting in her first women-centric film U Turn, she is next starred in another women-centric film Oh! Baby released on 5 July 2019. The film is the remake of the 2014 South Korean film Miss Granny. Her performance in the film received wide spread claim.
She is next seen in another successful film Majili. This marks Chaitanya and Samantha’s fourth collaboration after Ye Maaya Chesave, Manam, and Autonagar Surya and their first collaboration after their marriage. Her character was quoted as one of the strong ones of 2019 films.
Samatha next played the character Janaki Devi in the 2020 film Jaanu, which is a remake of 2018 Tamil film ’96.
In 2021, she performed her first dance number in the film, Pushpa: The Rise alongside Allu Arjun in the song “Oo Antava Oo Oo Antava“. The song was trending in the 1st place in YouTube and made it into the 1st place in YouTube’s Top 100 Music Videos Global list and she was praised for her performance
In September 2020, Samantha starting her own business and became the founder of the women’s clothing brand Saaki.
Awards and Honors
She has established herself as a model to top actress of South. Samantha has won many Filmfare Awards on the basis of her acting.
Best Actress “Filmfare Award” – Film ‘Aa’ (2017)
Best Actress “Filmfare Award” – Film ‘Eega’ (2013)
Best Actress “Filmfare Award” – film ‘Neethen En Ponsantham’ (2013)
Best Female Debut “Filmfare Award” – film ‘Yeh Maaya Chesave’ (2011)
Special Jury Award for the film ‘Yeh Maaya Chesave’ (2011)
Best Actress Vijay Award: Film Nithen En Ponsantham (2013)
Leading Role for IIFA Utsavam Award (2017).
Facts About Samantha Ruth Prabhu
- Samantha Ruth Prabhu loves listening to songs, reading books.
- Samantha Ruth Prabhu charges Rs 2 crore to Rs 3 crore for doing a film. His nicknames are Sam and Yashoda.
- Samantha Ruth Prabhu’s favorite TV show is American: The West Wing. His favorite book is The Secret by Rhonda Byrne.
- Apart from being a great actor, Samantha is quite the fashionista and a fitness enthusiast.
- Recently actress shared a glimpse of her gym-time on her Instagram story, the picture is a feast to eyes! It’s abs day for the beauty and her 4 packs will surely cure your mid-week blues and serve the right motivation.
- Samantha never fails to motivate us with fitness inspirations. Be it high intensity workouts or yoga, she can ace them all and make them look easier as well.
- Samantha is currently busy shooting for her upcoming pan Indian film Yashoda, directed by Hari and Harish. The film also stars Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Unni Mukundan in lead roles.
- The actress also has two other mainstream projects Shaakuntalam and Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kaadhal waiting for release this year.
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- Samantha Ruth Prabhu said that she has been diagnosed with a disease called Myositis. The actress took to Instagram to talk about her illness, thanking her fans for the overwhelming response to the trailer of her upcoming film ‘Yashoda’.