Many years ago an actress was seen on the big screen. Dusky face, innocent face, big and talking eyes – this actress was Shanti Priya. Who is the sister of actress Bhanu Priya, who ruled South Indian and Hindi cinema for many years. Who started his journey with Telugu films and also made a mark in Hindi films. Shanti Priya worked with stars like Akshay Kumar and Mithun Chakraborty. But after that made a distance from the screen.
Now after 28 years she is seen acting. Even after such a long time, Shanti Priya looks as fit and attractive as before.
Shanti Priya’s career started with a South Indian film named Enga Ooru Pattukaran. After this he also worked in films made in Tamil and Kannada.
He made his debut in Hindi films with the film Saugandh. During the shooting of this film, Shanti Priya was made fun of because of her dark complexion. In an interview, Shanti Priya herself told that even after wearing stockings, her knees were looking black. Because of which Akshay Kumar laughed.
Shanti Priya worked in about three films with Mithun Chakraborty. Apart from this, she appeared in Hamilton Palace with Mithun Chakraborty’s son Mahaakshay Chakraborty.
Shanti Priya was married to Siddharth Rai. Siddharth Rai has been a part of movies like Baazigar. Both also have two children. In the year 2002, Siddharth Rai said goodbye to the world due to heart attack.
Shanti Priya was away from the screen for the last 28 years. Shortly before, she has appeared in the web series named Dharavi Bank.