Sai Pallavi Biography, Age, Height, Family, Wiki, Net Worth, and More

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Sai Pallavi is one such actress in South Indian film industry who is known for her beautiful look and smile.

Apart from his acting, he is also liked for the simple look which means without makeup. His name became more famous than films when he turned down an offer of Rs 2 crore for a fairness cream.

Sai Pallavi has been honored with the Filmfare Award twice for Premam and Fida movies.

Who is Sai Pallavi?

Sai Pallavi

Sai Pallavi Senthamarai is an Indian actress and dancer who is known for her simple, look, and superhit films. Sai Pallavi has known for Tamil, Telugu Malayalam films. He was born on 9 May 1992 in the Kothagiri district of Tamil Nadu.

Sai Pallavi’s father’s name is Senthamarai Kannan who is the Central Excise Officer and his mother’s name is Radha Kannan who is a housewife.

Apart from parents, Sai Pallavi also has a younger sister in her family, whose name is Pooja Kannan. Sai’s sister Pooja is also an actress by profession. 

Sai Pallavi Wiki / Biography

Real NameSai Pallavi Senthamarai
Nick NameSai Pallavi
ProfessionActress, Doctor
Famous ForSimple Beautiful Look
Age27 Years
Date of Birth9 May 1992
BirthplaceKotagiri, Tamil Nadu, India
Home TownCoimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
NationalityIndian
Zodiac SignTaurus
QualificationMBBS
SchoolAvila Convent School, Coimbatore
CollegeTbilisi State Medical University Tbilisi Georgia
ReligionHinduism
Boyfriend NameNot Known
Marital Status   Unmarried
Hobbies              Dancing, Travelling
AwardsNew Sensation in Acting – Asiavision Awards (2015)
Special Jury Award – Asianet Film Awards (2015)
Best Female Debut – 63rd Filmfare Awards South (2015)
Best Female Debut – 5th South Indian International Movie Awards (2015)
Best Newcomer – Vanitha Film Awards (2015)
Most Popular Actress – Asianet Film Awards (2017)
Best Actress – CPC Cine Awards (2017)
Best Actress – 65th Filmfare Awards South (2018)
Net Worth $4.7 Million
Monthly EarningINR 50 Lakhs (Approx)

Sai Pallavi Family

Mother NameRadha Kannan
Father NameSenthamarai Kannan (Central Excise Officer)
Brother NameNot Known
Sister NamePooja Kannan
SpouseNot Known

Sai Pallavi Physical Appearance & More

Height165 cm
1.65 m
5 Feet 5 Inches
Weight55 kg
Body Measurements34 – 26 – 34
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Skin ColourFair
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Sai Pallavi Favorite Things

ActorMammootty
ActressJyothika Saravanan
SingersKamal Haasan
BooksNot Known
HobbiesDancing, Travelling
FoodSouth Indian Food, Sweet
ColorPink, Blue
DestinationNot Known
TV ShowsNot Known
MoviesNot Known
CarsNot Known
AnimalDogs, Cats
BirdsNot Known
SportsNot Known

Sai Pallavi Income and Net Worth

Monthly Income (Salary)INR 50 Lakhs (Approx)
Annual IncomeINR 5.3 Crores
Net Worth$ 4.7 Million
Net Worth In RupeesINR 35.5 Crores
Income SourceFilms and Advertisements

Sai Pallavi Last 5 Years Net Worth

Net Worth In 2022$4.7 Million
Net Worth In 2021$4 Million
Net Worth In 2020$3.2 Million
Net Worth In 2019$2.6 Million
Net Worth In 2018$2 Million

Sai Pallavi Education and Early Career

Sai Pallavi has completed her schooling from Avila Convent School, Coimbatore. She was very fond of dance since childhood and this hobby came to her because of her mother, because Sai’s mother is also a good dancer.

As a child, not only did she learn to dance from her mother, as well as she used to learn dance by watching the dance coming on TV. Sai never joined any dance academy nor took any professional training.

Despite this, she is known for her dance in South Cinema. She wanted to participate in dance reality shows during her school days.

But because she was a bright student, her mother felt that Sai’s studies would be disturbed due to the dance reality show. That’s why she refused to give him the audition. 

Sai was very active in her school. She was a topper student as well as she used to perform in every event held in the school.

In a short time, Sai started getting a lot of praise because of his school dance, and because of the same praise, Sai’s mother also did not stop him from participating anywhere. 

Sai Pallavi Dance Career

In the year 2003, Sai got a chance to do a small role in the movie named Kasturi Maan because of her school performance. It was a Malayalam movie in which she appeared as a college girl. 

In the year 2008, while in school, Sai Pallavi participated in a dance reality show which came on TV. Although she could not know much further in this show.

In the year 2008, Sai Pallavi was seen in a small role in the movie of Kangana Ranaut and Jayam Ravi. She was doing modeling part-time along with her studies, so she used to get these small roles and advertisements.

In the year 2009, Sai Pallavi once again participated in a dance reality show called The Ultimate Dance Show. This time his performance was better than ever, his dance and expressions were very much liked by the judges and the audience.

That’s why she was also the finalist of this show. Sai Pallavi got very good recognition from this show. As we told you, Sai was very good at studies since childhood and she also used to love to read.

That’s why she wanted to do acting but she also had a dream to do MBBS. That is why after the completion of schooling, he decided to do MBBS. 

Sai Pallavi Film Career

Sai Pallavi has done his MBBS from Tbilisi State Medical University. This university is located in Georgia. In the year 2014, during her medical studies, director Alphonse Putharen offered her the role of lead actress in a movie.

Alphonse Putharen was impressed by the performance of Sai Pallavi’s reality show. In this movie named Premam, Sai Pallavi, when he heard the story of this movie, he liked the story very much.

But the problem was that she did not want to leave her MBBS in the middle. That’s why it was then decided that whenever Sai is on vacation, he will shoot.

It took time but in the year 2015, this movie was made and released. Sai played the character of Malar in the Premam movie. In this movie, Sai was accompanied by lead actor Nivin Pauly, but the main character of the movie was Malar who is played by Sai Pallavi.

This movie is made in only 4 crores, and this movie did 100 crores business at the box office. In some theaters of South, this movie lasted for six months.

This character of Sai had become so famous at that time that many people started knowing him by the name of Malar. Sai Pallavi had become a star with just one movie.

She was also honored with the Best Debut Female Award at the Filmfare Awards for this role. After this Sai has started getting offers for many more films. Out of them, he decided to work in a movie called Ek Kali.

Still, his medical studies were not completed, the shooting of this movie was done during his 1-month leave. It was a Malayalam movie in which she played the character of a housewife named Anjali.

This movie was released in the year 2016 in which the main lead actor was Dulquer Salmaan. Sai’s movie also got a lot of love from the people and for this role. She was also nominated in the Best Malayalam Actress in Filmfare Awards. 

In the year 2016 itself, Sai Pallavi’s MBBS degree was completed, after which she decided to work in films instead of practicing.

However, Sai Pallavi says that she will definitely do her medical practice and she will do this practice as a cardiologist. In the year 2017, Sai made her debut in Telugu films and her first Telugu film proved to be a big hit.

The name of this movie was Fida in which her opposite Telugu star Varun Tej was in the lead role. This movie was made in 13 crores and the movie did 90 crores business at the box office. In this movie Sai Pallavi played the role of a village girl named Bhanumati.

When Fida movie was shown on TV, its TRP was very high. In terms of TRP, this movie was at number three after Magadheera and Bahubali. The movie Fida got a lot of love from the Hindi audience as well.

In the year 2018, he had another big hit movie Maari-2 in which the male lead actor Dhanush was there. Sai Pallavi has become a big star of the South. Talk about his other superhit movies, which are Middle-Class Abbayi, Athiran, Paava Kadhaigal, Diya.

Apart from this, he has many more movies to come. Sai Pallavi rarely uses makeup in her films. That is why the fans have also named her Natural Beauty. 

When Sai’s acting career had just started, she was offered Rs 2 crore by Fair Lovely, a fairness cream. But she did not want to deceive her fans so she turned down the offer.

Sai Pallavi won a lot of accolades because of her attitude and simplicity. Despite being from a non-film background, Sai Pallavi became an instant star in the South like everything was so easy.

But this journey was easy for him only because he has more talent and hard work. Also, his movie selection is amazing. That is why most of his movies remain superhit. 

Sai Pallavi’s first movie as a lead actress was Premam, which took a long time to shoot. At the beginning of the shooting of the Premam movie, Sai was showing a lot of lack of confidence and the reason for this was the pimples on his face.

Seeing Sai getting nervous, the director explained to her that she is looking very perfect in this look. The director said that you are a natural beauty and we needed such an actress.

After his persuasion, such confidence came in Sai which became his side forever. Now many girls have started following Sai Pallavi’s no-makeup look. Not only in Premam movie but in every movie, she has been liked for her simple look.

This is a big lesson for those actresses who prove themselves beautiful by hiding their real face with makeup. Rowdy Baby Song from Sai Pallavi’s Maari 2 Movie was such a big hit as no other South song.

The song quickly crossed 1 billion views on YouTube and also became the first South song to cross 1 billion views.