Samantha Akkineni (or Samantha Ruth Prabhu) is an Indian actress and model who has established a name for herself in Tamil and Telugu film industry.
Age and Height
Samantha Ruth Prabhu was born on 28th April 1987 and is 31 years old as of 2018. She is 5 feet 2 inches tall.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu married Naga Chaitanya as per Hindu rituals in October 2017. Later, the couple also got married in Christian rituals.
Samantha Ruth was born to Mrs. Ninette Prabhu, who is a Malayali while her father Mr. Prabhu is Telugu. She has two elder brothers, David Prabhu and Jonathan Prabhu.
Samantha began her film career through Telugu movie Ye Maaya Chesave in the year 2010. She also featured in a romantic drama Baana Kaathadi in 2010. She featured in a few more movies during 2010 but was able to attain critics acclaim only during 2011-12.
She was cast in Dookudu in the year 2012, which eventually turned out to be a big hit in the Telugu film industry. She worked in a few more movies during the year including Nadunisi Naaygal and Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa. She also worked in Eega where she played the role of an artist, who takes revenge for the killing of her lover.
She also played a key role in many big budget movies subsequently and is currently active both in Tamil and Telugu cinema.
Samantha Ruth has been in controversies on multiple occasions and her controversy on a remark to Mahesh Babu made a lot of news. She has targeted actors and producers multiple times landing herself into trouble.
Samantha Ruth has a particular liking for chicken, fish, spicy pickles, sweet Pongal, and filter coffee. Her all-time favorite food is sambhar and rice. Her favorite composer is A.R. Rahman while her favorite filmmakers are Mani Ratnam and Woody Allen.
Reading, listening to music, shopping and gymming are some of her favorite hobbies.
Beginning in 2011, Samantha Ruth has won numerous awards. The most popular of these include Filmfare Award for Best Film debut in the year 2011 for the movie Ye Maaya Chesave. Over the years, Samantha has won the Nandi Special Jury Award in the year 2013, Filmfare Award for Best Actress in 2013 (Tamil) for Neethaane En Ponvasantham. She has also won the IIFA Utasavam Award for Best Performance in 2017.
Samantha Ruth is fluent in Tamil and Telugu. Over three fourth of her movies are a commercial success at Box Office. She has received dozens of awards in her small film career so far.
|Real Name||Samantha Akkineni|
|Famous Role||Not known|
|Height (In Cm)||165|
|Eye color||Hazel Brown|
|Date of Birth||1987-4-28|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|College||Stella Maris College, Chennai.|
|Education Qualification||Degree in Commerce|