Meet Shriya Saran, an Indian movie actress who is very popular in the Telugu film industry, popularly known as Kollywood. Saran is famous for her roles in Santhosham and Sivaji: The Boss. See photos, video and a biography of Shriya Saran here.

Shriya Saran

Shriya Saran

Shriya is in the news because of her controversial role in her upcoming movie Thoranai opposite action star Vishal. She reportedly has a lip-lock scene in the movie, which is making waves in the Indian media after the stills of the movie were released.

‘Thoranai’ has Shriya playing a call center employee. The film is a love story with elements of comedy and action.

Shriya Saran Biography

As a biography, Shriya Saran was born on September 11, 1982 in Haridwar so her age is 26. She attended LSR College in Delhi and started out with music videos. Her video of Tirakthi Kyon Hawa by Reenu Nathan was much applauded and she got her debut movie Ishtam after that.

Saran’s first major hit was the 2002 Telugu movie Santhosham, after which she starred in many Kollywood and Bollywood movies. Her filmography includes Chennakeshava Reddy, Tujhe Meri Kasam, Arjun, Sadaa Mee Sevalo, Mogudu Pellam O Dongodu, Sivaji: The Boss, Mission Istanbul and most recently Ek – The Power of One.

Shriya is known for her good supporting actress roles and she has done some item numbers also.

She was involved in a minor controversy in January 2008 when she appeared in a celebration function, “wearing inappropriate skimpy attire”, which didn’t go well with a local Hindu organization.

Check out a video of Shriya Saran below.

Shriya Saran Video