Samantha Akkineni Wiki/Biography
Samantha Akkineni is a South Indian actress and model who appears in Tamil and Telugu films. Born to Malayalee and Telugu parents, Samantha was brought up in Tamil Nadu and pursued a career in modeling during her late teens. Despite signing up to Ravi Varman’s Moscowin Kaveri in mid-2007, her first major release was the critically acclaimed Gautham Menon film, Ye Maaya Chesave. Born on April 28, 1987, to a Malayalee mother and a Telugu father, Samantha was brought up in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, becoming fluent in the Tamil language. On the 6th of October, 2017, she got married to Naga Chaitanya as per Hindu traditions in Goa. The next day, they had a Christian wedding celebration.
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Samantha Akkineni Social Profiles
Facebook Page: facebook.com/samantharuthofficial
Twitter Handle: twitter.com/Samanthaprabhu2
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YouTube Channel: youtu.be/gAD53Ka9AOQ
Instagram Handle: instagram.com/samantharuthprabhuoffl
Samantha Akkineni Physical Stats & More
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 5”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 53 kg
in Pounds- 117 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-26-34|
|Eye Colour||Hazel Brown|
Samantha Akkineni Personal Life
|Date of Birth||28 April 1987|
|Age (as in 2018)||31 Years|
|Birth Place||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Taurus|
|Hometown||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|School||Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai|
|College||Stella Maris College, Chennai|
|Educational Qualifications||Degree in Commerce|
|Debut||Film: Ye Maaya Chesave (2010, Telugu film)
Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010, Tamil film)
|Family||Father– Joseph Prabhu
Brother– Jonathan, David
|Hobbies||Reading, listening to music, shopping, gymming|
Samantha Akkineni Favourite Things
|Favourite Food||Sushi, Sweet Pongal, Dairy milk chocolate, Paalakova|
|Favourite Actors||Dhanush, Suriya, Rajnikanth|
|Favourite Actress||Audrey Hepburn|
|Favourite Directors||Mani Ratnam, Woody Allen|
|Favourite TV Show||American: The West Wing|
|Favourite Book||The Secret by Rhonda Byrne|
|Favourite Book||The Secret By Rhonda Byrne|
Samantha Akkineni Boys, Affairs and More
Naga Chaitanya (2015-present)
|Husband/Spouse||Naga Chaitanya (Actor, m. 2017 – present)|
|Marriage Date||6 October 2017|
Facts About Samantha Akkineni
- Samantha is of mixed origin as her mother Ninette is from Kerala while her father Joseph hails from Andhra Pradesh.
- She was a bright student and used to top the class all the time.
- Samantha’s family wasn’t financially well-off, and thus in order to generate some extra pocket money, she decided to take up modelling at a very young age.
- In 2012, due to an immune system disorder, she had to take a long break from movies; the use of antibiotics had further deteriorated her condition. Owing to this period, she lost a lot of film offers.
- The same year, she underwent a nose job surgery, to enhance her looks.
- She was diagnosed with diabetes in 2013.
- Samantha, a philanthropist, is the founder of the charitable trust Pratyusha Support. The trust provides medical support for women and children from the financially weaker sections.