She is a model turned actress. She is from Bangalore and has been a part of Tollywood and Kannada films. Her parents are doctors and run a hospital in Bangalore. Pranitha was a model by profession before she stepped into acting. She debuted in the year 2010 opposite in Porki, a remake of a Telugu hit film with the same name.
She also acted in a Telugu film, Em Pillo Em Pillado in 2010 again. After being choosy and rejected a few Kannada films, she signed a Telugu love story Baava, opposite Siddharth. She was appreciated by the masses for her role of Varalakshmi in this film. She then made her Tamil film debut with Udhayan. Her film Saguni was released both in two languages.
Saguni was released in thousand one fifty theatres across the globe and marked as Pranitha’s biggest release. After Rajnikanth’s Robot Saguni was the highest Tamil movie. She also acted in films like Bheema Theeradalli and Jarasandha both opposite
Duniya Vijay. Bheema Theeradalli directed by Om Prakash Rai was very successful in Karnataka. She got a nomination at the SIIMA awards for her Kannada film Whistle.
Attarintiki Daredi collected ₹100 Crore and became the highest grossing Telugu film. It is the second highest grossing Indian film in the U.S.A., which is a record. In 2013, she also did a Kannada film Brahma opposite Upendra and
Pandavulu Pandavulu Thummeda with
Raveena Tandon and
Mohan Babu. In 2014, she did a Tamil film Masss and a Telugu film Dynamite.
Her recent release was a Telugu film Brahmotsavam. Pranitha has also endorsed some brands as well. Some brands included Joyalukkas, Bombay Jewellery, SVB Silks Salem Sri Lakshmi Jewellery, Pondicherry and RS Brothers. Karnataka Bulldozers had her as the Royal Ambassador!