Sri Divya Biography: Height, Weight, Age, Family, Movies & More
If you take a look at some of the actors in the Indian film industry, you will notice that quite a few of them have started their career as actors from a very young age. One of them is Sri Divya. She has done a number of movies in her acting career and some of her roles also fetched her appreciation from film critics. Divya has worked in both Telugu and Tamil movies in her career and she is quite comfortable in both the languages.
Early Life of Sri Divya
Sri Divya was born on the 25th of May, 1987 in Hyderabad, Telangana. She completed her school education from Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 1 Golconda, Hyderabad in Telangana. She also completed her graduation from the SRM University, in the metropolitan city of Chennai, Tamil Nadu. She has an elder sister named Sri Ramya, who is also an actress in South India.
Sri Divya Career
Sri Divya started her acting career from a tender age of 4 years. Apart from doing small roles in movies, Divya also acted in a number of Telugu television series during the early part of her acting career. She is popular for her low budget Tamil movies and usually prefers not to have any gossip in her career. Divya debuted in her first Telugu movie in the year 2010 and the movie was named as Manasara. The movie was directed by Ravi Babu. However, it did not fare at the box office. She went on to work in Bus Stop in the year 2012. It was directed by Maruthi and she was cast opposite Prince. The movie did quite well and she soon became a star.
However, the turning point of her career was her role in the movie Mallela Theeram Lo Sirimalle Puvvu. In the movie, she plays the role of a lonely wife who gradually falls in love with a writer. Her acting skills were much appreciated and her popularity rose almost overnight.
When it comes to Tamil movies, Sri Divya also produced quite a few popular ones for her fans. One of these includes Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam. This happens to be one of the best low budget movies in the entire history of Tamil cinema. She was cast opposite Siva Karthikeyan, who is an upcoming actor and the movie was directed by Ponram. This movie gave her the popularity that is only enjoyed by the top level actors. Her performance was appreciated by every top level movie reviewers. The movie was basically a comedy and she got exceptional popularity for the song paakadha paakadha and Oodha color ribbon.
Another remarkable movie starring Sri Divya was Jeeva, which was also a Tamil movie and was released in the year 2014. The movie was directed by Suseenthiran and it basically revolves around the dream of a guy becoming an Indian cricket player. However, his dream fails miserably during its early stage. With dedication and hard work, he soon achieves his goal. Sri Divya performs different types of roles in the movie. She acts as a school going girl, then a college-going girl, and later the main character’s love life.
Sri Divya, during her acting career, has received many praises from different popular people and even news channels. She has been said to be an actress who is highly expressive and infuses whatever character she plays with innocence. She knows the language she uses for a movie and she can also react the right way to different shots. Some of the upcoming projects that involves Sri Divya include Nagarpuram and Kaatu Malli, both of which are Tamil projects.