Introduction of Samantha Akkineni
Samantha Akkineni was born on 28 April 1987(Age:34 years)in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India is an Indian actress who has established her career in Telugu, Tamil, and Bollywood film industries. She has emerged as a leading actress in the South Indian film industry. She has also started her own Ngo, named Pratyusha Support to provide medical help to women and children.
Samantha Akkineni Early Life, Family and Education
Samantha Akkineni was born on 28 April to a Telugu father, Joseph Prabhu, and Malayali mother Ninette. But, she represents herself as Tamilian. She has two elder brothers Jonathan and David. Samantha grew up in Pallavaram Chennai and began her modeling career during her teens.
As part of her education, Samantha went to Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School and then completed a degree in commerce at Stella Maris College, Chennai.
The love life of Samantha Akkineni
Samantha is happily married to Naga Chaitanya. Naga and Samantha met on the sets of their hit film Yeh Maya Chesave. They shared good bonding on the set but they didn’t get into a relationship. Samantha was then dating actor Siddharth. They were in a strong relationship for 2 and a half years before things started turning sour and soon they broke up. Chaitanya was also dating Shruti Hassan at that time, but in 2013 they too broke up.
In 2014, Samantha and Naga once again came back together for another film Autonagar Surya. It is believed that while shooting the film sparks flew between them. In 2015, the couple indulged in some cute Tweeter flirting. In May 2016, they were spotted stepping out from a multiplex after watching Samantha’s film, AAA. But the couple were still not ready to confirm their relationship and make it official. In 2016, Samantha finally confirmed that she is dating Naga Chaitanya, but added she is not planning to get married anytime soon.
Samantha got married to the love of her life in October 2017. They first got married according to Hindu rituals on October 6 and on October 7 a Christian ceremony took place. Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Ruth Prabhu are happily married for three years now.
They have a cute pet named after her surname Hash Akkineni and Drogo Akkineni and they are living happily together.
Samantha Akkineni Career And Her Achievements
She started her career with Gautam Menon’s Ye Maya Chesave and made more than 40 movies in 11 years. She is best known for her roles in Eega, Mahanati, Mersal, 24, Dookudu, Rangasthalam, Super Deluxe, Oh! Baby and more. She has received several awards including 4 Filmfare Awards, 2 Nandi Awards, 4 South Indian International Movie Awards, and CineMAA Awards.
She has recently debuted in the Bollywood industry as a part of the second season of the Amazon series, The Family Man.
Besides her acting career, Samantha is a prominent brand endorser for various brands and products. She is a branding partner for the world-famous brand Louis Vuitton. Sam has been posing in Louis Vuitton Jersey Sweatshirt Dress and is sharing the pics on social media.
Samantha Akkineni also owns her own women’s clothing line named Saaki. And is also the brand ambassador of Myntra, `an E-Commerce company, in the south.
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Samantha Akkineni: Physical appearance, Net worth, Car collection
Birthday- 28 April
Age – 34 years
Height – 5 feet 5 inches
Figure measurement- 34-27-34
Net worth – $11 million
Car Collection- BMW
Samantha Akkineni Wiki/Biography
|Real Name||Samantha Ruth Prabhu|
|Name after Marriage||Samantha Akkineni|
|Debut movie||Yeh Maaya Chesave|
|Height||5feet 5 inch|
|Eye color||Hazel brown|
|Date of birth||28 April 1987|
|Birthplace||Pallavaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|Residence /address||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|School||Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai|
|College||Stella Maris College, Chennai|
Family & Relationships
|Affairs||Siddharth Naga Chaitanya|
|Marriage date||6th October 2017|
|Father in law||Nagarjuna|
|Pets||Hash Akkineni,drogo Akkineni|
|Favorite food||Sushi, Sweet Pongal,|
|Favorite actor||Rajnikanth Dhanush,surya|
|Favorite actress||Audrey Hepburn|
|Favorite tv show||The west wing|
|Favorite book||The secret by Rhonda Byrne|
|Favorite holiday spot||London|
Net worth & Car Collection
|Net worth||$11 million|
Some lesser known Facts about Samantha Akkineni
- She has been selected as the first southern ambassador of Maaza.
- She underwent her nose surgery to look more prettier.
- Samantha has debuted in the bollywood industry through Amazon prime series,The Family Man-2.
- She owns a women clothing line called SAAKI.
- She started a store named Tweave along with handloom persons.
- She is a prominent celebrity endorser for many brands and products like, Lux soap,footwear etc