Preethi Asrani

Preethi Asrani is an Indian actress who works primarily in Telugu-language films.[1] She plays the lead role in the Tamil-language serial Minnale on Sun TV.[2] She debuted as a lead actress with Pressure Cooker (2020).[3]

Preethi Asrani
OccupationActress
Years active2012–present

Personal lifeEdit

She is a Sindhi from Gujarat. Preethi moved to Hyderabad to pursue a career in cinema. She is studying at St. Ann's College for Women in Hyderabad. Her cousin sister, Anju Asrani, is an actress.[3] She is fluent in Telugu and knows a little bit of Kannada and Tamil as well.[4]

CareerEdit

At age sixteen, she debuted in the short film Fidaa, where she portrayed a blind girl. She made her television debut with Pakkinti Ammayi.[4] She starred in the film Malli Raava (2017) and played the younger version of the main actress in the film. Her performance in the film enabled her to receive offers to act in other films.[3] After Malli Rava, she signed a film starring Naga Shaurya and Eesha Rebba, but the film failed to take off.[5] In 2018, she debuted in Tamil television with Sun TV's Minnale and plays the lead role in the serial.[2] Preethi debuted as a lead actress with Pressure Cooker (2020) opposite Sai Ronak.[3][4]

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

  • All films are in Telugu, unless otherwise noted.
Key
  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Notes Ref.
2012 Uu Kodathara? Ulikki Padathara? child artiste [1]
2013 Gundello Godari young Chitra child artiste [1]
2017 Fidaa Blind girl short film [4]
Malli Raava young Anjali [3]
2018 Happy Wedding Akshara's sister
2020 Pressure Cooker Anitha [3]
2021 A: Ad Infinitum Pallavi [3]
2021
Seetimaarr Kabbadi captain [4]

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Language Network Ref.
2016 Pakkinti Ammayi Telugu Zee Telugu [4]
2017 Social Telugu Viu [1]
2018–2020 Minnale Shalini Rajesh Tamil Sun TV [2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Social star Preity Asrani says she is lucky to work with Rana Daggubati so early in her career- Entertainment News, Firstpost". Firstpost. 19 December 2017.
  2. ^ a b c "TV serial Minnale completes 200 episodes". The Times of India. 16 April 2019. Retrieved 1 July 2020.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g Chowdhary, Y. Sunita (18 February 2020). "Preethi Asrani to debut in Telugu cinema with 'Pressure Cooker'". The Hindu.
  4. ^ a b c d e f Pecheti, Prakash. "St Ann's girl Preethi Asrani dreams big on silver screen". Telangana Today.
  5. ^ "Preethi Asrani signs Naga Shaurya's film". The New Indian Express.

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