Shantipriya

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Shanthipriya is an Indian actress who has worked predominantly in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi films.[1] She is credited as Nishanthi in Tamil films and Shanthi priya in Telugu and Hindi films. She is the younger sister of actress Bhanupriya.

Shanthi priya
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Born (1969-09-22) September 22, 1969 (age 52)
Years active1987–1994
1995, 2002 (Television)
2008–2012 (Television)
Spouse(s)
Siddharth Ray1992 -2004
(died)
Children2 sons Shubham Ray & Shishya Ray
RelativesBhanupriya (Elder sister)

CareerEdit

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.[1] Shanthi Priya to make comeback in 2022 with Sarojini Naidu biopic.[2]

FamilyEdit

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.[3][4]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Language Notes
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 Sakkarai Panthal Tamil
1988 Rayilukku Neramachu Tamil
1988 En Vazhi Thani Vazhi Tamil
1988 Kai Naattu Tamil
1988 Sigappu Thali Tamil
1988 Poovizhi Raja Tamil
1988 Dhayam Onnu Tamil
1989 Simha Swapnam Sunita Telugu
1989 Yamapasam Telugu
1989 Raktha Kanneeru Telugu
1989 Anthintha Gandu Naanalla Kannada
1989 Naaku Pellam Kaavali Telugu
1989 Ellame En Thangachi Tamil
1989 Agni Rekha / Chinnari Telugu
1990 Kaliuga Abhimanudu Telugu
1990 Sila Sasanam 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
1992 Uyarnthavan Tamil
1993 Phool Aur Angaar Sudha C. Verma Hindi
1993 Veerta Maina Hindi
1993 Aandha Intaquam Hindi
1993 Meherbaan Nena Hindi
1994 Ikke Pe Ikka Komal Hindi

TelevisionEdit

Year Serial Role Language References
1995 Vishwamitra Shakuntala 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 [5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "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.
  2. ^ "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.
  3. ^ "Siddharth Ray Video-Celebrity Interview and Paparazzi". ovguide. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
  4. ^ 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.
  5. ^ "Bollywood actress Shanti Priya to play Devki". indiatimes. 11 June 2011. Retrieved 14 February 2015.

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