Biography: Ramya Krishnan was born on September 15, 1967 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu
in a Telugu Brahmin family. She is the niece of Cho Ramaswamy, an actor and
outspoken politician. She had initial training in Bharathanatyam and Kuchipudi
dance forms and has given many stage performances.
Ramya Krishna started her acting career at the age of 13 and has been in the
field for 19+ years. She first played the lead role in Vellai Manasu in Tamil
opposite Y.G.Mahendran. She was studying in 8th standard when she acted in her
Career: The south Indian actress has a long career spanning over two decades and
200+ films to her credit. She has portrayed a wide range of roles from that of
an innocent village belle to a hip and happening female.
Her Tamil film Padayappa have brought her recognition and fame not only in South
India but also internationally in Japan, Singapore, London and Paris. Her role
in Padayappa was perhaps the best role of her career and disproved her critics
who said that she was a mere glam doll. Recently she gaven performance in some
stage shows in New York, Dallas, San Jose, and Cincinnati along with Nagarjuna
The actress married noted Telugu film director Krishna Vamsi on June 12, 2003
and has since then settled in Hyderabad. She gave birth to a boy on
February 13, 2005.
Ramya has just started a company in the name of her son 'Ritwik'. She is now
hosting the entertainment show "Zara Masti Zara Dhoom" by interviewing film
personalities. She has plans to do more of these types of shows.