Priya Anand is a popular Tamil actress who has appeared in few Tamil television shows as an actor/guest and also has a host. But, she is mostly remembered today for her acting in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada movies and appearing in numerous television advertisements. Born on September 17, 1986 in Chennai, Tamilnadu, India, Priya Anand was born to Telugu - Marathi origin father and Tamil mother, a reason why Priya is fluent in both Tamil and Telugu languages. Priya Anand in her personal life is very very close to her both paternal and maternal grandparents. She graduated in Journalism and mass communication in the year 2008 from the University of Albany and returned to Chennai to her grandparents. This is when modelling happened to Priya and she went on to appear in numerous television advertisements for various brands of repute like- Nutrela, Prince Jewellery, Cadbury Dairy Milk, etc. She then made her debut on Tamil movies and subsequently went on to appear other regional blockbuster south Indian movies in various languages. Some of her famous movies are-180, Vaamanan, Leader, etc. She also ventured into Hindi films with superstar Sridevi’s comeback vehicle
English Vinglish in the year 2012 playing the role of Radha, Sridevi’s niece. She won appreciations and accolades for her role. She then went on to appear in 2 other hit films, Rangrezz and Fukrey. Back home, Priya Anand made her debut on Tamil television. She appeared as a guest in Jaya TV‘s popular Tamil chat show-Alagu Devathai in their Ganesh Chaturthi special episode. She then also went on to appear in another popular reality Tamil television show Ananda Vikathan in the Sathyam Luxe episode as the host/anchor.