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Shriya Saran biography

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Shriya Saran was born as Shriya Saran Bhatnagar on September 11, 1982, also known under the name of Anna, an actress and Indian model known for her work in Indian cinema in the South, Bollywood cinema and American. Saran was born in Dehradun and spent most of his childhood in Haridwar. In 2001, his dancing master gave him the opportunity to appear in Renoo Nathan debut music video “Thirakti Kyun Hawa”, which has brought to the attention of many Indian filmmakers Saran. Although Saran aspired to become a well-known dancer, he was offered a leading role. Thus, Saran made his debut in the cinema in 2001 with Ishtam Telugu film and had her first commercial success with Santhosham (2002).

Shriya Saran Bhatnagar was born in Haridwar in northern India, Pushpendra Saran Bhatnagar and Neeraja Saran Bhatnagar. His father worked for Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) and his mother taught chemistry at Delhi Public School, Ranipur in Haridwar, and Delhi Public School, Mathura Road, New Delhi. Saran schooling from both schools where his mother had taught. She has an older brother named Abhiroop who lives in Mumbai.

Shriya Saran family lived in the small town of BHEL colony in Haridwar when she was growing up. She then studied at Lady Shri Ram College in Delhi and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Literature

Saran is an accomplished dancer. She was first trained as a child by her mother in folk dance Kathak and Rajasthani, and was later trained in the Kathak style by Shovana Narayan. She has participated in many dance teams in college and with her teacher. They would integrate social issues into their dance routines

She then appeared in several other Telugu films while making routes in the Hindi and Tamil industries. In 2007, Saran starred in Sivaji, the most profitable Tamil film at that time. She was also critically acclaimed for her role in the 2007 Bollywood film Awarapan. In 2008, Saran starred in her first English film, the American-Indian co-production The Other End of the Line. Her next projects included popular films such as Kanthaswamy (2009) in Tamil and Pokkiri Raja (2010) in Malayalam – roles that established her as one of the leading actresses in the South Indian film industries. In 2012, she was screened in the British-Canadian film Midnight’s Children, directed by Deepa Mehta, based on Salman Rushdie’s book of the same name, for which she was acclaimed by international critics. She has achieved other commercial successes by participating in films such as Pavitra (2013) and Chandra (2013). In 2014, Saran played in the critically acclaimed Telugu film, Manam, which earned him accolades for his performance.

In addition to her work in films, Saran has been the brand ambassador for brands across India, endorsing beauty and health products. Among other philanthropic activities, she has volunteered for charitable organizations. In 2011, she opened a spa exclusively for people with visual impairments. She has also been a brand ambassador for the Celebrity Cricket League for her first two seasons.

Shriya Saran Biodata and Biography


Shriya Saran Bhatnagar


Shriya, Shreya



Date Of Birth

11 September 1982


35 Years (as in 2017)

Profession / Occupation

Actress / Model (Telugu, Tamil & Hindi)

Mother Tongue







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Height / Weight

5′ 6” / 54kg

First Movie

Ishtam (2001, Telugu)

Money Factor

1 Crores per movie


Shriya Saran Family and Relatives


Pushpendra Saran (Worked at BHEL)


Neerja Saran (Teacher)


Abhiroop Saran



Marital Status



Andrei Koscheev (Tennis Player), (m.19 March 2018)



SonsN/AUncleN/AAuntiesN/AGrandfatherNot KnownGrandmotherNot KnownBoyfriends/ AffairsRajiv Mallu


Shriya Saran Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimeters


Height in Meters

1.68 m

Height in Feet Inches

5′ 6”



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Shriya Saran Favorites

Favorite Colour

Black, Red

Favorite Actor

Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth

Favorite Actress

Madhuri Dixit, Madhubala

Favorite FoodChapati, CurryHobbiesDancing, TravellingFavorite DirectorNot KnownFavorite MovieNot KnownFavorite BookGone with the wind by Margaret MitchellFavorite WriterWillian DalrympleFavorite DressSareeFavorite SportNot KnownFavorite DestinationNot Known


Shriya Saran Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification

Bachlor of Arts (B.A) in Literature


Delhi Public School, Ranipur, Haridwar

Delhi Public School, Mathura Road, New Delhi

College / University

Lady Shri Ram College for Women, New Delhi


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Shriya Saran Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place

Dehradun, Uttarkhand, India

Home Town

Haridwar, Uttarkhand, India

Present Residence

Mumbai, Maharastra, India

House Address

Mumbai, Maharastra, India

Phone No / Mobile No

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