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Shriya Saran began her career acting in music videos, while also attending an acting studio to follow her dream to act. After her debut in 2001 with Ishtam, she gained Telugu cinema’s attention in 2002 by playing the role of Bhanu in Santhosham, her first major hit.
Following the film she appeared in several Telugu films with prominent actors, whilst, also making in-roads in Bollywood as well as the Tamil film industry.
In 2007, Saran became a national figure after her performance alongside Rajinikanth in Sivaji: The Boss, after which she has signed several Bollywood, Kollywood and also a Hollywood film.
Saran performs predominantly in leading heroine roles in high-budget and major studio films, ranging from romantic comedies and drama to science fiction and action thrillers.
Her most popular released films include Santhosham (2002), Tagore (2003), Sivaji: The Boss (2007) and Kanthaswamy (2009).
Shriya signed for Nagarjuna’s Santosham (2002), which was a major hit and she didn’t have to turn back since then. She was very lucky to get the most coveted chance to act opposite none other than Chiranjeevi at a very early point in her career.
After the huge success of Tagore she became one of the top actresses of the south Indian film industry. Her later movies, such as Nuvve Nuvve and Bhageeratha, earned her many accolades.
She had one of the biggest hits in her career with Chatrapati opposite Prabhas.
Shriya also endorses brands like LUX and Head & Shoulders.
She made her Tamil movie debut in Enakku 20 Unakku 18 (2003), cast along with Telugu actor Tarun, Trisha Krishnan. The film was an average hit at box-office, but it was more importantly a musical hit due to music composed by A. R. Rahman.
She had plenty of glamorous roles lined up for her in Tamil, but instead continued with Tollywood for a year.
She has made her comeback in Kollywood through the film Mazhai with Jayam Ravi. The movie did well at the box-office.
She beat other top actresses for the much coveted role with Rajinikanth in Shankar’s Sivaji: The Boss which is the most expensive Indian film till date after Dasavathaaram.
Most recently she appeared opposite Vijay in Azhagiya Tamil Magan, and with Vikram in Kanthaswamy.