Priya Bhavani Shankar, is a popular serial actress and television host. She is all set to make her debut as a heroine in a Tamil movie soon. She attained fame after she went to appear in Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai TV serial before which she was a news anchor in a popular regional news channel. She had also hosted quite a few reality shows and events besides acting in serials.
Priya Bhavani Shankar Personal Life
Born in Mayiladuthurai on 31st December 1989 to a Tamil family, she relocated to Chennai at her young age. She did her schooling and college in Chennai. Her parents father Bhavani Shankar and mother Thangam Bhavani Shankar. She was a software techie before foraying into media.
Priya Bhavani Shankar Career
After graduation, she worked with Infosys as a software techie till 2011. Priya’s dream of pursuing a career in mainstream media came to life in 2011, where she worked as a news anchor with Puthiya Thalaimurai for three years. She quit her job to move onto to act in serials.
She first appeared in Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai, a Tamil-language soap opera, and remake of Ye Hai Mohabbatein on Star Plus. Priya received huge acclaim from fans, thanks to her great looks, intriguing screen presence and remarkable performance. Apart from serials, she has also hosted a bunch of reality shows, TV shows, events, including Jodi Number One, Filmfare Awards South, and Airtel Super Singer Season 5 among others.
Priiya stayed away from doing serials and KMKV was her first and the last serial. She came in news after a long gap stating that she will be making her debut in Kollywood. In a recent development, she signed as a heroine in a film with a known production house. Information about her film has been kept under the wraps.
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