Shriya Saran Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More


Real NameShriya Pushpendra Saran
Famous Role Nandini Salgaonkar in film Drishyam (2015)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
Weightin Kilograms- 54 kg
in Pounds- 119 lbs
Figure Measurements34-25-35
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth11 September 1982
Age (as in 2018)36 Years
Birth PlaceHaridwar, Uttarakhand, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownHaridwar, Uttarakhand, India
SchoolDelhi Public School, Ranipur, Haridwar
Delhi Public School, Mathura Road, New Delhi
CollegeLady Shri Ram College for Women, New Delhi
Education QualificationsBachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Literature
Film DebutTelugu: Ishtam (2001)
Bollywood: Tujhe Meri Kasam (2003)
Tamil: Enakku 20 Unakku 18 (2003)
Kannada: Arasu (2007)
Hollywood: The Other End of the Line (2008)
Malayalam: Pokkiri Raja (2010)
FamilyFather- Pushpendra Saran (Worked at Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL))
Mother- Neerja Saran (Chemistry Teacher)
Brother- Abhiroop Saran (Works in FCB Ulka Advertising Ltd, Mumbai)
Sister- N/A
HobbiesDancing, traveling
Controversies• In January 2008, a Hindu organisation in Chennai filed a police complaint against Shriya, objecting to the outfit worn by her during the 175th day celebration of the film Sivaji. The Hindu Makkal Katchi (HMK) alleged in a complaint that Shriya's outfit had offended Hindu culture.
Favourite Things
Favourite WriterWilliam Dalrymple
Favourite ColorBlack, red
Favourite FoodChapati, curry
Favourite DressSaree
Favorite BookGone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
Favourite Actor(s)Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth
Favourite ActressesMadhubala, Madhuri Dixit
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair/BoyfriendRajiv Mallu
Andrei Koscheev (Sportsman & Businessman)
Andrei Koscheev
Husband/SpouseAndrei Koscheev (Tennis Player, Entrepreneur)
Marriage Date19 March 2018
Marriage PlaceLake Palace Hotel in Udaipur, Rajasthan
Shriya Saran with her husband Andrei Koscheev
Money Factor
Salary1 crore/film
Net Worth$10 million

shriyaSome Lesser Known Facts About Shriya Saran

  • Does Shriya Saran smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Shriya Saran drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Shriya made her first screen appearance in the Renoo Nathan’s debut album Yeh Yaarana by featuring in the song Thirakti Kyun Hawa.

  • She then got a breakthrough role in 2001 in the Telugu film Ishtam, wherein she played the lead role of Neha.
  • She has worked in different languages such as Hindi, English, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada.
  • She is a trained Kathak dancer and has learned the skill from famous Kathak dancer- Shovana Narayan.shovana-narayan
  • In 2003, she hosted the 50th Filmfare South Awards along with actor R. Madhavan.
  • She participated in Tamil director Mani Ratnam’s stage show Netru, Indru and Naalai.
  • She has featured in various advertisements of popular brands like LUX, Head & Shoulders, Saravana Stores, Kalyan, Vvd hair Oil, Parachute Jasmine Hair Oil, etc.
  • She was the first actress and the third celebrity after Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan to deliver a lecture to students at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
  • She also gave a lecture to students in 2011 at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras on the history of films.
  • In 2011, she opened a spa named Shree Spa in Mumbai that is run by the visually challenged.shree-spa
  • She is a brand ambassador for the Naandi foundation and for the Save A Child’s Heart (SACH) foundation.
  • She was also the brand ambassador of Celebrity Cricket League for its first two seasons.
  • She won several awards for Best Actress, such as South Scope Style Award (2008), Amrita Mathrubhumi Award (2010), ITFA Best Actress Award for Rowthiram (2011), TV9 TSR National Award (2015), and Santosham Film Awards (2015).
  • Additionally, she was also honored by some popular awards viz. T. Subbarami Reddy Lalitha Kala Parishath Award for Contributions to Telugu Cinema in 2010, GR8 Women’s Award in 2014, etc.