Shanthipriya is an Indian actress who has worked predominantly in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi films. She is credited as Nishanthi in Tamil films and Shanthi priya in Telugu and Hindi films. She is the younger sister of actress Bhanupriya.
1995, 2002 (Television)
Siddharth Ray1992 -2004
|Children||2 sons Shubham Ray & Shishya Ray|
|Relatives||Bhanupriya (Elder sister)|
Shanthipriya acted in several films, including Enga Ooru Pattukaran (1988). She was also seen in the TV sci-fi epic Aryamaan – Brahmaand Ka Yodha opposite Mukesh Khanna in 2002. Shanthipriya made her debut with the Akshay Kumar-starrer Saugandh. She has acted with Mithun Chakraborty in movies such as Mere Sajana Saath Nibhana, Phool Aur Angaar and Meherbaan. She has acted in Hamilton Palace along with Mahakshay Chakraborty, son of Mithun. Shanthi Priya to make comeback in 2022 with Sarojini Naidu biopic.
Shanthipriya married actor Siddharth Ray in 1999. Siddharth was the grandson of V. Shantaram and has acted in films such as Baazigar and Vansh. They became the parents of two sons within a span of less than five years, before Ray died of a heart attack in 2004, at the age of 40.
|1987||Enga Ooru Pattukaran||Shenbagam||Tamil||Debut Film in Tamil|
|1987||Ondru Engal Jathiyey||Tamil|
|1987||Neram Nalla Irukku||Jyothi||Tamil|
|1988||Maharshi||Suchitra||Telugu||Debut Film in Telugu|
|1988||En Vazhi Thani Vazhi||Tamil|
|1989||Anthintha Gandu Naanalla||Kannada|
|1989||Naaku Pellam Kaavali||Telugu|
|1989||Ellame En Thangachi||Tamil|
|1989||Agni||Rekha / Chinnari||Telugu|
|1990||Anjali||Tamil||Special appearance in Song|
|1990||Sirayil Pootha Chinna Malar||Tamil|
|1990||Aatha Naan Pass Ayittaen||Seetha||Tamil|
|1990||Justice Rudrama Devi||Telugu|
|1991||Saugandh||Chand||Hindi||Debut Film in Hindi|
|1992||Mere Sajana Saath Nibhana||Hindi|
|1993||Phool Aur Angaar||Sudha C. Verma||Hindi|
|1994||Ikke Pe Ikka||Komal||Hindi|
|2002||Aryamaan – Brahmaand Ka Yodha||Teji|
|2008–2011||Mata Ki Chowki - Kalyug Mein Bhakti Ki Shakti||Maa Vaishno Devi|
|2011–2012||Dwarkadheesh – Bhagwaan Shree Krishna||Devaki|||
- "Bhanupriya's sister Shanthipriya clarifies Akshay Kumar's joke on her skin tone: He didn't mean to hurt me". The Times of India. 1 July 2020. Retrieved 5 July 2021.
- "Shanthi Priya to make comeback with Sarojini Naidu biopic: 'I will leave no stone unturned to do justice…' | Entertainment News,The Indian Express". web.archive.org. 7 May 2022. Retrieved 7 May 2022.
- "Siddharth Ray Video-Celebrity Interview and Paparazzi". ovguide. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
- Biswas, Shrilata (20 February 2021). "'छुपाना भी नहीं आता..' फेम अभिनेता ने बाल कलाकार के तौर पर किया था डेब्यू, कम उम्र में ही दुनिया को कहा अलविदा". Amarujala.com. Retrieved 5 July 2021.
- "Bollywood actress Shanti Priya to play Devki". indiatimes. 11 June 2011. Retrieved 14 February 2015.