Sai Pallavi is an Indian film actress, dancer, and also a theatre artist who has made a name for herself in the Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam films. As a great actress, she received a number of film awards including two Filmfare Awards and Asianet film awards for her performances in the movies including “Premam” and “Fidaa”.
Sai Pallavi’s net worth is estimated to be $4 million and is considered one of the richest Indian actresses in the south film industry.
As of 2024, Sai Pallavi's net worth is estimated to be $4 million.
|Sai Pallavi Senthamarai
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|May 9, 1992
|Place of Birth
Sai Pallavi was born in May 1992 in Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu, India. Sai Pallavi’s father’s name is Senthamara Kannan who worked as a Central Excise officer and her mother Radha Kannan is a homemaker. Sai Pallavi age now is 30 years old.
She has a younger sister, Pooja Kannan who is also an Indian actress. According to her younger sister, she always idolized her sister while growing up that’s why she also became an actress.
She finished her early education at Avila Convent School, Coimbatore. Sai Pallavi studied Medicine (MBBS Degree) at Tbilisi State Medical University which is recognized by the Medical Council of India.
She took and finished the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) in August 2020 in Trichy but up until now, she has not registered herself as a Medical practitioner in India.
Sai Pallavi first acted having a small role in the movies “Kasthuri Maan” in 2005 and “Dhaam Dhoom” in 2008 as a child actress.
Sai Pallavi was still a student at the State Medical University, Georgia when the director Alphonse Puthren offered her a role in the film “Premam”. Sai Pallavi accepted the role of Malar in the said film and shot the film during the holidays since she is still studying.
She gained instant fame and fans with her role as Malar Teacher. Sai Pallavi won several awards including Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Because of this, her fans and followers on her social media accounts are growing.
In 2015, Sai Pallavi took a short break from medical school to concentrate on working on her second movie entitled “Kali” which was released in March 2016. Sai Pallavi portrayed the role of Anjali and got a nomination for Best Actress – Malayalam film and got the Asianet Film Awards.
In 2017, Sai Pallavi had her very first Telugu film the film “Fidaa” as Bhanumathi. Her performance was considered as “100 Greatest Performances of the Decade” by Film Companion.
Her next project with Vijay tv was “Diya” which is a Tamil Telugu film. Sai Pallavi then had the lead role in the film “Maari 2” with the actor Dhanush.
In 2018, she worked in the film “Padi Padi Leche Manasu” with Sharwanand. Her next project was the psychological thriller “Athiran” where she acted as an autistic girl.
In 2020, Forbes magazine included Sai Pallavi as one of India’s 30 under 30. In the same year, she had her first Netflix series “Paava Kadhaigal” directed by Vetrimaaran.
Sai Pallavi worked on a romantic drama “Love Story” with Naga Chaitanya in 2021 and got nominated for the SIIMA Film Awards as Best Actress In Supporting Role.
As of now, fans are excitedly waiting for her upcoming films “Virata Parvam” with Rana Daggubati and “Gargi”.
Sai Pallavi doesn’t share that much information about her private life but we do know that when she is not working, she loves to spend time with her family. She loves to travel a lot with her parents and her sister. She takes them to nice places.
She also loves to read a book, listen to music, and watch films in her spare time. According to Sai Pallavi, her mother taught her and her sister how to cook.
Sai Pallavi has a car collection that includes an Audi Q3 and a Maruti Swift. She and her family also live in a luxurious house in India.
Sai Pallavi is quite active on her social media accounts like Instagram and Twitter. Her Instagram account has over 5.6 million followers, her Twitter account has over 2.3 million followers and her Facebook page has over 3.2 million followers.
She uses her social media accounts to update her fans and followers about her work, promote her upcoming projects, and share some of her personal thoughts.
Sai Pallavi said that she was not a trained dancer but she was always interested in dancing. As a kid, she always dreamed of performing on stage with a big crowd watching her perform. When she was still a student, she had the opportunity to participate in cultural events in schools and became a phenomenal dancer.
Because of her interest in dancing, she joined the dance reality tv show Ungalil Yaar Adutha Prabhu Deva in 2008 and Dhee Ultimate Dance Show (D4) in 2009.
Sai Pallavi is currently happy being single and it seems like she won’t be entering any relationship anytime soon. In an interview, she said that she doesn’t want to get married or have her own family since she wants to take care of her parents Senthamarai Kannan and Radha until they die.
For her, if she gets married or have kids on her own, no one is going to take care of her parents and she doesn’t want it to happen.
There have been rumors in the past that she is dating director AL Vijay. However, these rumors have not been confirmed by either one of them.
It is clear that Sai Pallavi prefers to keep her private life private and does not share much about her personal relationships with the public. She seems to not be comfortable with sharing everything about herself.
Sai Pallavi is known to be very choosy on which brands she endorses. She had turned down fairness cream or whitening cream endorsement in the past since she doesn’t believe in skin lightening creams. She also turned down a clothing brand endorsement because she doesn’t believe in the brand.
The phenomenal dancer and Indian actress from Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu, India Sai Pallavi have starred in several Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam movies since her debut in 2008. Sai Pallavi has won several Filmfare awards south and nominations for her outstanding performances in films since she started her acting career.
Sai Pallavi is one of the richest actresses in the South film industry. The net worth of Sai Pallavi is estimated to be 4 million dollars or 310 million Indian rupees.