Ramya Shankar is a South Indian professional TV and film actress. She has acted in many Tamil serials and movies. Ramya Shankar made her debut with the Tamil TV show Saravanan Meenakshi which was aired by Star Vijay TV along with actor Stalin. This show was directed by
and produced by
Syed Anwar Ahmed
. Ramya Shankar is also an anchor and model. Ramya Shankar is also known as Ramya Ramakrishna and Ramya. She was born on the 17th of July in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. She is still working and living in the same city. She lives in the locality Valasaravakkam in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Ramya Shankar studied her undergraduate education at Anna Adarsh College for Women in Chennai. She has a degree in B. A. Sociology and also Master of Philosophy. She did M. Phil in Total Quality, and she is also doing Ph. D. Ramya Shankar likes to dance, sing and watch comedy shows.
Her favorite Tamil actor is Vikram and actress is Kushboo. Her favorite movies are Nimirndhu Nil and Dharmathin Thalaivan. Ramya Shankar started acting only after she got married. She is married to a professional photographer. Ramya Shankar started working in the entertainment industry in the year 2011. She has acted with famous actors in the industry such as Jai, Samuthirakani, Rishikesh,
, and Jayaprakash. Her other notable TV shows are
, En Iniye Thozhiye, and many more. Ramya Shankar has appeared in many Tamil movies like
Massu Engira Masilamani
with actor Surya and Thalaimuraigal.
Her performance in the movie Thalaimuraigal directed by filmmaker
was especially appreciated, and this movie was considered as one of the best films in the year 2013. The movie Thalaimuraigal was nominated for the National Integration Award and won. Ramya Shankar got selected as a cast in this movie solely by seeing her photos. She was not asked to act and come for auditions for this role. Ramya Shankar is working as a supportive character in television series like
, Azhagu serial with
. She plays an antagonist role in the TV series Roja along with actor
which is aired by Sun TV. Ramya Shankar feels that girls should get an education as it is the only thing that solves most of the problems. Usually a calm and composed lady, Ramya Shankar gets angry mostly only on a drive.