Full Name : Samantha Ruth Prabhu
D: O: B : 28 April 1987
Place of Birth : Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality : Indian
Education : B.Com
Alma mater : Stella Maris College, Chennai
Occupation : Actress, model
Religion : Christianity
Samantha born to a Malayalee mother and a Telugu father, Samantha was brought up in Chennai, Tamil Nadu becoming fluent in the Tamil language. Her first release was Indira Productions’ Gautham Menon directed, Ye Maaya Chesave.
She made her first film appearance as Nandini in the Tamil film Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa in 2010.
That same year, she starred as Jessie in the Telugu movie Ye Maaya Chesave, for which she earned a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South.