Today is the birthday of Samantha Ruth Prabhu who drove everyone crazy with her performance in the song ‘Oo Antawa’. Samantha was born on April 28, 1987 in Chennai.
Samantha’s popularity is no longer just in the South but across the country. Samantha’s journey to becoming a superstar was not so easy. Samantha loved coming into the film world, but due to her home’s circumstances, she had entered the Southern industry. Today we are going to tell you such things related to the life of Samantha, which may not be known to many people. So, let’s find out about Samantha’s journey so far…
Travel from 500 rupees to crores
Samantha Prabhu is now one of the successful actresses in the entertainment world, but did you know that Samantha’s first income was only Rs 500. In fact, Samantha Prabhu received 500 rupees to act as a hostess in a hotel for eight hours. At that time, she was in 10th or 11th grade. She was 20 when she started working part-time due to financial constraints. After that, she got into modeling to get herself out of the tight spot and there she was spotted by Ravi Varman. It was Ravi Varman who introduced Samantha to the world of cinema.
Success with his first film
Samantha signed the film “Moscow Kaveri” by Ravi Varman in 2010, but her first film was “Ye Maya Chesave” directed by Gautham Menon. Her performance in the film was highly praised and she won the Filmfare Best Debut Actress award that year. Since then, Samantha has started getting offers for big movies. In 2013, she received Filmfare for her performance in a Telugu and Tamil language film. Samantha has so far worked in films and web series in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi.
In 2012, Samantha suffered from an immune disorder, due to which many projects were also lost from her hands. She then took a break and took care of her health, then returned to work two months later. At the same time, in 2013, Samantha got information about diabetes, but she beat him.
You must have seen the 2012 movie ‘Ek Deewana Tha’, which was also part of Bollywood, but Samantha was also in that movie, one would hardly know. Samantha had a small role in the film, but in doing so, the actress has already made her Bollywood debut. Apart from that, Samantha made her OTT debut with the web series “Family Man” starring Manoj Bajpayee. In this, she was considered completely different from the role of Rani. Her performance was well received by critics and audiences. Since then, its popularity has grown even further.
Samantha and Naga Chaitanya got married in 2017 and both announced their separation in 2021. Now the two are divorced. After that, Samantha’s song oo Antava was such a blockbuster that not only in South India, she became a famous face all over the country.