Sunday, 12 December 2010
Shriya Saran ( born September 11, 1982), also known by the mononym Shriya, is an Indian film actress. She began her career acting in music videos, while attending an acting studio. She is noted for working simultaneously in several of the regional industries of Indian cinema. After her feature film debut in 2001 with Ishtam, she gained Telugu cinema's attention in 2002 by playing the role of Bhanu in Santhosham,her first commercial success. Subsequently, she appeared in several Telugu films with prominent actors, while also making in-roads in the Hindi film industry as well as the Tamil film industry. In 2007, Saran gained nationwide fame after her performance alongside Rajinikanth in Sivaji: The Boss,after which she signed a Hollywood film and several Hindi and Tamil films.