Priya Anand is an Indian actress and model best known for her roles as Radha in the critically acclaimed Hindi film English Vinglish, Geetha in the Tamil film Ethir Neechal, and Priya in Fukrey and Fukrey Returns. Priya Anand has also starred as Priya in the 2017 Malayalam film Ezra. Some of her notable acting credits include LKG, Kootathil Oruthan, Kodathi Samaksham Balan Vakeel, Adithya Varma, Andhagan, Kasethan Kadavulada, and Leo. Here’s everything you need to know about Indian actress Priya Anand.
Priya Anand Biography
Priya Anand was born on the 17th of September 1986, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. According to her birthday, she is currently 37 years old.
|Birth Name||Priya Bharadwaj Anand|
|Birthdate||September 17, 1986|
|Birthplace||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Ethnicity||Tamil, half-Telugu, |
Early Life: Family and Education
Priya is the only child of her parents Bharadwaj and Radha Anand. She is of Tamil descent on her father’s side whereas her mother is half-Telugu and half-Marathi.
She obtained her degree in Communications and Journalism from the State University of New York (SUNY), Albany, New York.
Priya Anand Personal Life
Now, this is the topic that most of you are probably looking forward to. Well, we are sorry to say that there is not a lot we have to share regarding the personal affairs of Priya. She has tried to keep things away from the media to the best of her abilities.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 5 inches|
Centimeters – 165 cm
Meters – 1.65 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 54 kg|
Pounds – 119 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Distinctive Features||Full Lips|
Priya Anand made her first silver screen appearance in the 2009 Tamil film Vaamanan, where she played the role of Divya.
She hasn’t appeared in any TV series other than promotional talk shows.
Priya has appeared in various television commercials like Nutrine Maha Lacto, Prince Jewellery, and Cadbury Dairy Milk.
Priya Anand Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $0.6 million US dollars. She takes around 70 to 80 lakhs per film as salaries. Priya lives in Chennai with her family.
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Priya Anand Facts
Growing up, she became interested in mainstream cinema and wanted to work in the technical line of filmmaking.
After graduation, she returned to India and took up modeling appearing in various modeling gigs as well as modeling for different brands.
In June 2011, Priya was made the ambassador for the “Save the Children” campaign for both Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.
She has worked in all South Indian mainstream languages including Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi, and Kannada film industries.
Her role as Radha in the 2012 Hindi film English Vinglish earned her nominations such as the Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Female and the Star Guild Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.
Priya is proficient in Tamil, Telugu, English, Bengali, Hindi, Marathi and Spanish.
In 2022, she was cast in the Zee5 web series Maa Neella Tank, in which she played the role of Surekha.