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Samantha Akkineni


Samantha Akkineni (Samantha Ruth Prabhu) born on 28 April 1987 (Age: 34 Years, as in 2021) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India is an Indian actress mainly works in the Telugu and Tamil film industries.  She has emerged as a leading actress in the South Indian film industry. She also started her own NGO Pratyusha Support to provide medical support for women and children.

Samantha Akkineni Family, Caste, Husband

Samantha Akkineni born on 28 April 1987 is the daughter of Joseph Prabhu and Ninette. She has two elder brothers Jonathan and David. She was brought up in Pallavaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Her mother Ninette is from Kerala (Alappuzha) while her father Joseph hails from Andhra Pradesh (Malayali). But, she represents herself as a Tamilian.

She began dating actor Naga Chaitanya in 2010 and got engaged in a ceremony in Hyderabad during January 2017. She got married in Goa as per traditional Hindu customs on 6 October 2017 and then by Christian customs on 7 October 2017.

Samantha Wedding

    • Father Name:- Joseph Prabhu
  • Samantha Akkineni Parents
    • Mother Name:- Ninette
    • Brother Name:- Jonathan, David
    • Sister Name:- Not Known
    • Affairs / Boyfriend:-
      • SiddharthSamantha Akkineni and Siddharth
        • Naga Chaitanya
    • Husband Name:- Naga Chaitanya
  • Samantha Akkineni With Her Husband Naga Chaitanya
    • Children:- N/A

Samantha Akkineni Education, Qualification

Samantha Akkineni completed her school education at Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School. After that, She completed a degree in commerce at Stella Maris College, Chennai.

Samantha Akkineni Career

While pursuing a degree in commerce, Samantha became involved in modelling, mainly working with Naidu Hall, through which she was first spotted by filmmaker Ravi Varman. She soon received offers for film roles and made her acting debut in Telugu romance film Ye Maaya Chesave (2010). And earned Filmfare Award for Best Debut Actress and a Nandi Award. She then became the second actress ever to win both the Filmfare Award for Best Tamil Actress and the Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actress in the same year.

Alongside her acting career, Akkineni is a prominent celebrity endorser for brands and products. She donates her earnings from endorsements, product launches and inauguration events to support the foundation. Samantha suffered from an extended period of illness in 2012, and she opt-out of big film projects and take a two-month break from acting.

Samantha Akkineni Movies List

Year Title
2010 Ye Maaya Chesave
2010 Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa
2010 Baana Kaathadi
2010 Moscowin Kavery
2010 Brindavanam
2011 Nadunisi Naaygal
2011 Dookudu
2012 Ekk Deewana Tha
2012 Eega
2012 Naan Ee
2012 Neethaane En Ponvasantham
2012 Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu
2013 Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu
2013 Jabardasth
2013 Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru
2013 Attarintiki Daredi
2013 Ramayya Vasthavayya
2014 Manam
2014 Autonagar Surya
2014 Alludu Seenu
2014 Anjaan
2014 Rabhasa
2014 Kaththi
2015 S/O Satyamurthy
2015 10 Endrathukulla
2015 Thanga Magan
2016 Bangalore Naatkal
2016 Theri
2016 24
2016 Brahmotsavam
2016 A Aa
2016 Janatha Garage
2017 Raju Gari Gadhi 2
2017 Mersal
2018 Rangasthalam
2018 Mahanati
2018 Nadigaiyar Thilagam
2018 Irumbu Thirai
2018 Seema Raja
2018 U Turn
2018 U Turn
2019 Super Deluxe
2019 Majili
2019 Oh! Baby
2019 Manmadhudu 2
2020 Jaanu
2020 Kaathuvaakula Rendu Kaadhal


Samantha Akkineni Physical appearance, Net Worth, Car Collection

  • Birthday:- 28 April 1987
  • Age:- 34 Years (as in 2021)
  • Height:- 165 cm, 5 feet 5 Inch
  • Weight:- 55 Kg
  • Figure Measurement:- 34-27-34
  • Net Worth:- $11 Million (Approx, as in 2020) Republicworld
  • Car Collection:- BMW


Samantha Akkineni Wiki / Biography

Wiki / Bio
Real Name Samantha Ruth Prabhu
Other Name Samantha Akkineni
Nickname Yasodha, Sam
Profession(s) Actress
Debut Movie Tamil– Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010)
Telugu– Ye Maaya Chesave (2010)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) centimeters– 165 cm
meters– 1.65 m
feet inches– 5 feet 5 Inch
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 55 Kg
Eye Colour Hazel Brown
Hair Colour Black
Body Measurement 34-27-34
Bust Size 34
Waist Size 27
Hip Size 34
Personal Life
Date of Birth 28 April 1987
Birth Palace Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Hometown Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Residence / Address Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age 34 Years (as in 2021)
Star Sign/Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Religion Christianity
Hobbies Reading, Gymming
Educational & Qualification
School Holy Angles Anglo Indian Higher Secondry School, Chennai
College/University Stella Maris College, Chennai
Qualification Commerce
Relationships & More
Marital Status Married
Affairs(Boyfriend) Siddharth
Naga Chaitanya
Husband/Spouse Naga Chaitanya
Marriage Date 6 October 2017
Parents Father– Joseph Prabhu
Mother– Ninette
Siblings Sister– N/A
Brother– Jonathan, David
Children Son– N/A
Daughter– Jonathan, David
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor Rajnikanth, Dhanush, Suriya
Favourite Actress Audrey Hepburn
Favourite Food Sweet Pongal, Sushi
Favourite Tv Show The West Wing
Favourite Book The Secret By Rhonda Byrne
Favourite Holiday Destination London
Source of Income & Net Worth and Car Collection
Net worth $11 Million (Approx, as in 2020) Republicworld
Salary Approx 2 Crore INR Per Movie
Car Collection BMW



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  • She suffered from an immunity disorder and her body did not respond well to antibiotics.
  • Samantha is the second actress ever to win both the Filmfare Award for Best Tamil Actress and the Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actress in the same year. She earned this for her performances in the films Neethaane En Ponvasantham (2012) and Eega (2012).
  • Samantha supported Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states Handloom people. By wearing handloom made products and making photoshoots for handloom made sarees and other items.
  • She started a store named Tweave along with handloom persons and a company named SVSpartnersLLP a company into handlooms.
  • She underwent a nose job surgery to enhance her looks.
  • Samantha featured in the Amazon Prime Video series, The Family Man 2.
  • In September 2015, Income tax officials raided houses of leading southern actors Vijay, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nayantara. According to sources, a total of 32 places were raided in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Hyderabad. Houses, offices and other properties were raided simultaneously.
  • She has been selected as the first southern ambassador of mango drink Maaza.

Samantha Akkineni