She was born on 28 April 1987. She is an Indian film actor and a model. She works in the Telugu and Tamil film industries. She made her career in modeling while she was at the age of 16. Her first release film was Telugu romantic film ‘Ye Maaya Chesave ‘directed by Gautham Menon. This gave her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South. She gave many hits in Telugu movies. She started a charity organization named Pratyusha Support for the underprivileged women and children. She is also the recipient of Filmfare Award for Best Tamil Actress and the Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actress. She got the SIIMA award for Best Actress - Telugu for Attarintiki dared in 2014. Check out this page for more updates on Samantha Ruth Prabhu.