Samantha biography wiki
Samantha Akkineni was born on 28th April 1987, in Chennai, State of Tamil Nadu, India. She is an Indian Film Actress who periodically works in South Indian Film Industries. Her father Joseph Prabhu addresses from Andhra Pradesh while her mother Ninette is Malayali she is from Kerala (Alappuzha). She represents a Tamilian due to her family settled in Chennai. Check out here Samantha Biography Wiki, Age, Husband, Images, Family, First Movie, Height, Affairs and More
Samantha has two elder brothers named Jonathan and David. Her school education completed in Holy Angels Anglo India Higher Secondary School, Chennai. She was very active in her childhood and participated in stage dance at school. After completing her degree in commerce, she would like to do a job in Australia. She applied visa to going Australia, but the visa was delay for one year due to some reasons. Then she wanted to do a job for pocket money, her friend told her about a modelling ad in the Newspaper.
Samantha started her career with modelling, she used to modelling more for shopping malls in Chennai. She was one of the junior models beside Tollywood actress Tamanna and Shriya Charan.
Samantha First Movie
While she doing modelling, Director Ravi Varman has seen her modelling photos. Then he has been held a photoshoot and audition for his movie heroine. Later Samantha selected and the movie started in 2007 August but that movie has been stopped due to some issues. Then she started modelling again, after few days she got an offer from Director Goutham Menon.
Samantha made her debut in acting career with the Telugu romantic film Ye Maaya Chesave in 2010. Samantha first movie is Ye Maaya Chesave. That movie huge hit at the box office and a success to collect shares. Her acting performance in this movie was appreciated by the movie audience and critics. She earned Filmfare Award for the Best Debut Actress and Nandi Award for the Best Actress for the movie Ye Maaya Chesave. She became the second actress ever to win both the Filmfare Award for Best Tamil and Telugu Actress in the same year.
Her second movie was “Brindavanam” in 2010, she starred as a second heroine. This movie also a super-duper hit and successful to collect profits. Later acted in the “Dookudu” movie beside Mahesh Babu in 2011, she got a hat-trick wins with this film success. And earned Filmfare award for the Best heroine for the Dookudu movie.
Samantha Husband, Religion, Family.
Samantha was born on 28th April 1987, in Chennai. She was born to Joseph Prabhu (he is actually Andhra Pradesh but settled in Chennai) and Ninette (Malayali) she is from Alappuzha, Kerala. Samantha has two elder brothers and she was the younger child in her family. Samantha religion is Christian.
She made her career with modelling, notably working with Naidu Hall. During the modelling time, she got an offer from Ravi Varman for his new movie heroine. Later she got an opportunity from Director Gautham Menon to work with actor Naga Chaitanya. She started dating Telugu Actor Naga Chaitanya during Ye Maaya Chesave shooting time. The engagement ceremony was held in Hyderabad in January 2017. Samantha got married to Naga Chaitanya in Goa as per traditional Hindu Customs on 6th October 2017 and the following day on 7th October 2017 by Christian customs.
Since then she became a member of the Akkineni family, Samantha Husband name is Naga Chaitanya. Samantha Marriage date is 06 October 2017, Samantha age when married 30 years.
Samantha Biography Wiki
|Real Name||Samantha Ruth Prabhu|
|Other Name||Samantha Akkineni|
|Date of birth||28th April 1987|
|Age (as in 2021)||34 Years|
|Hobbies||Reading books, Listening Music, Travelling and Dancing|
|Birthplace||Pallavaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|Phone number||Not Known|
Samantha Educational Qualification
She completed her schooling in Holy Angels Anglo Higher School and pursued a degree in commerce at Stella Maris College, Chennai
- School : Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher School, Chennai
- College : Stella Maris College, Chennai
- Educational Qualification : Degree in Commerce
Samantha Family, Marital Status.
- Father Name : Joseph Prabhu
- Mother Name : Ninette
- Brothers Name : Jonathan (elder), David (elder)
- Sisters : Not Known
- Husband Name: Naga Chaitanya
- Marriage Date: 6 October 2017
- Children: N/A
- Affairs/Boy friend: Siddharth and Naga Chaitanya
Samantha Salary, Net Worth and Social Media
She got a Salary of approx. 2 crore INR per film and her Net worth approx. 12 million dollars. She also earned from Brand Endorsements.
- Salary : 2 crore INR per film
- Net Worth : 12 Million Dollars
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/samantharuthofficial
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/samantharuthprabhuoffl/?hl=en
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/samanthaprabhu2?lang=en
Samantha Physical Stats
|Height (approx)||In feet inches- 5’5″|
In Centimeters- 165 cm
In Meters- 1.65 m
|Weight (approx)||In Kilograms- 53 kg|
In Pounds- 117 lbs
|Shoe size||09 (US)|
|Eyes colour||Hazel Brown|
|Favourite Actor||Suriya, Rajinikanth|
|Favourite Actress||Nitya Menon and Audrey Hepburn|
|Favourite Food||Sushi and Dairy Milk Chocolate|
|Favourite Singer||S.P. Balasubramaniam|
|Favourite Songs||Yellipoke Shyamala song from “A Aa” Movie|
|Favourite colour||Black, Orange.|
Un Known Facts about Samantha Akkineni
- Does Samantha drink Alcohol? No
- Does Samantha Smoke? Not known
- She was the cleaver student in school all time
- Samantha got rumoured with Siddharth. She began dating Naga Chaitanya while her debut movie shooting and also later she made few films with Naga Chaitanya
- She took a long break from films because due to suffered from an immune system disorder in 2012. During this time she lost big film offers.
- The same year she undertakes nose surgery for enhancing her looks
- In 2013, she gained diabetes disease.
- She is the founder of the charitable trust “Pratyusha Support Foundation”. This trust provides free medicine for children and women from financially weaker.
- Samantha also acted in web series. She starred in the Amazon Prime Video series named “The Family Man 2“
- She is an ambassador for brands and products like NAC Jewellers, Center Fresh, Vijayalakshmi Deer Orid Dal, Flipkart, Myntra, South India Shopping Mall, Rexona soap ad with her husband, LUX Soap, Footwear and many other products too.
- Samantha started a store named Tweave along with Handloom persons.
- She was appointed as the ambassador for Telangana Handlooms by the government of Telangana and present works for promoting handloom textiles in the Telangana state.
- She hosts the show called “Sam Jam” on the OTT platform “Aha“
- The actress Samantha likes the tattoos, she has three tattoos. One tattoo on her Right-hand wrist is the Viking symbol comprising double arrows which mean ‘create your own reality‘.
- The second tattoo on her back, just below her shoulders and named ‘ymc‘ (YMC), which mean ‘Ye Maaya Chesave’. Samantha made her acting debut with the Telugu romantic film Ye Maaya Chesave.
- Third tattoo called Rib tattoo which is on her Rib. This tattoo on her rib which reads ‘Chay‘ is the nickname of her husband Naga Chaitanya.