Biography / trivia
# Padmapriya birth name is Padmapriya Janakiraman, she was born on 28th Feb 1980 in Delhi, India to Janakiraman and Vijaya. Her father Janakiraman served the Indian Army as brigadier, her mother was a house wife. Padmapriya was brought up in Punjab.
# Her favorite hobbies include Reading, Classical Music, Dancing, Cooking, Travelling and Swimming.
# Padmapriya is a vegetarian and has compassion for animals.
# She attended Kendriya Vidyalaya and Loyola Academy in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh. She did her commerce degree in Secunderabad and completed her MBA at “Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies” Harihar.
# She worked for many reputed institutions like GE Capital, Symphony etc before entering films.
# She started modeling during her free time and at later stage she developed interest for films. She won Miss Andhra Pradesh in 2001. She has keen interest in music, while she was just 17 years old she did a music album.
# Padmapriya entered film industry through her debut in Telugu film “Seenu Vasanthi Lakshmi” 2003 and she received positive reviews for her performance in the film. Her first commercial success was “Kaazhcha” in 2004 and she received “Best Female New Face of the Year” award for that.
# She is a classical bharatanatyam dancer who was trained by Natya Brahma V.S. Ramamurthy and so far she did more than 200 stage performances. Her Krishna Leela Ballet is one among the most famous shows which was made for Hyderabad Doordarshan in 1990.
“I am not against glamour. I believe in sensuality not vulgarity. One should attract the audience not distract them.”
Filmography / all movies list
|1||2004||Seenu Vasanthi Lakshmi||E Srinivas||RP Patnaik,Prakash Raj|
|3||2004||Amrutham||Sibi Malayil||Jayaram,Nedumudi Venu|
|9||2006||Bhargava CharithamMoonam Khandam||Jomon||Mammootty,Sreenivasan|
|11||2006||Yes Your Honour||V. M. Vinu||Sreenivasan,Innocent|
|12||2007||Anchil Oral Arjunan||Anil K. Nair||Jayaram,Samvritha Sunil|
|13||2007||Veeralipattu||K Surendran||Prithviraj Sukumaran,Murali|
|14||2007||Satham Podathey||Vasanth||Prithviraj,Nithin Sathya|
|15||2007||Paradesi||P. T.k Muhammed||Mohanlal,Lakshmi Gopalaswamy|
|16||2007||Naalu Pennungal||A Gopalakrishnan||Nandita Das,Kavya Madhavan|
|17||2007||Time||Shaji Kailas||Suresh Gopi,Vimala Raman|
|20||2008||My Mother’s Laptop||Rupesh Paul||Suresh Gopi,Urmila Unni|
|21||2009||BharyaSwantham Suhruthu||Venu Nagavally||Jagathy Sreekumar,Mukesh|
|23||2009||Katha ParayumTheruvoram||Sunil||Kalabhavan Mani,Punathil Kunhabdulla|
|24||2009||Kana Kanmani||Akku Akbar||Jayaram,Baby Nivedita|
|25||2009||Pazhassi Raja||Hariharan||Mammootty,Sarath Kumar|
|26||2009||Bhoomi Malayalam||Chandran||Suresh Gopi,Nedumudi Venu|
|27||2010||Striker||Chandan Arora||Siddharth,Aditya Pancholi|
|28||2010||IrumbukkottaiMurattu Singam||chimbu deven||Lawrence Raghavendra,Lakshmi Rai|
|29||2010||Andari Banduvaya||Chandra Siddhartha||Sarvanand|
|31||2010||Kutty Srank||Shaji N.Karun||Mammootty,Kamalinee Mukherjee|
|33||2011||Snehaveedu||Sathyan Anthikad||Mohanlal,Sheela,Biju Menon|
|35||2012||Ivan Megharoopan||Balachandran||Prakash Bare,Shweta Menon|
|36||2012||Aparajita Tumi||A Raychowdhury||Prosenjit,Kamalinee Mukherjee|
|39||2012||No.66 Madurai Bus||M.A Nishad||Pasupathi,Shwetha Menon|
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