Padmapriya JanakiramanPublished: January 24, 2015
Padmapriya Janakiraman simply credited as Padmapriya, is an Indian film actress and model. A classical bharatanatyam dancer, Padmapriya made her acting debut in the Telugu-language film Seenu Vasanthi Lakshmi (2003), following which she appeared in a number of Malayalam and Tamil-language films alongside leading actors. In a span of 5 years, she has appeared in nearly 30 films in Malayalam, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi and has received several major South Indian awards. She is probably best known for her critically acclaimed performances in the Malayalam-language films Kaazhcha, Karutha Pakshikal, Pazhassi Raja and the Tamil-language films Thavamai Thavamirundhu and Mirugam.
she is working on half-a-dozen films, which include her Hindi debut venture Striker opposite Siddharth Narayan, her Kannada debut film Thamassu alongside Shivrajkumar, a cowboy-based film Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam in Tamil, Kutty Shranku with Mammootty once again in Malayalam. In 2010, she enacted the role of a bar owner in Striker, following which she appear as a human rights activist in Thamassu and as an army officer’s daughter in Irumbu Kottai Murattu Singam. She played a vital role in Naayika, winning critical praise for her performance. NDTV wrote that her “beauty and acting skills helped in portraying the role to perfection and ‘young Gracy’ ends as the saving ‘grace’ of the film”.She has acted in some advertisements.
|Place of Birth||Delhi|
|Eye color||Light brown|
|School||Kendriya Vidyalaya, Trimulgherry, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh|
|College||Loyola Academy, Alwal, Secunderabad|
|Debut movie||Seenu Vasanthi Lakshmi (Telugu)|
|Known For||Thavamai Thavamirundhu,Pattiyal|
|Parents||Janakiraman – Vijaya|
|Date of Marriage||12/11/2014|
|Movies||French Kiss (English)|
She won Miss.Andhra Pradesh Title in 2001