Actress Priya Anand was born on 17th September 1986 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu state. She was brought up in Chennai and Hyderabad and hence she is fluent in both Tamil and Telugu languages. Out of her interest for learning she also learnt English, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, and Spanish languages. From her childhood days she wanted to be part of cinema, especially in technical aspects of making films but never thought of being an actress. She studied Communications and Journalism at the University at Albany, USA.
After completion of her education in 2008 she came back to India. She developed interest for modeling and worked for TV commercials like Cadbury Dairy Milk, Nutrine Maha Lacto etc. She made her acting debut with Tamil film Vaamanan in 2009 co-starring Jai, Rahman, Lakshmi Rai and Santhanam, the film was a commercial hit.
She subsequently appeared in numerous commercial successful films like Leader co-starring Rana Daggubati, Richa Gangopadhyay and Suhasini Maniratnam, Rama Rama Krishna Krishna co-starring Ram, Arjun Sarja, Bindu Madhavi and Gracy Singh, 180 co-starring Siddharth and Nithya Menen, English Vinglish co-starring Sridevi and Mehdi Nebbou, Fukrey co-starring Pulkit Samrat, Ali Fazal and Manjot Singh, Ethir Neechal co-starring Sivakarthikeyan and Nandita, Vanakkam Chennai Shiva and Santhanam, among other films.
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She was born to Bharadwaj Anand, a Tamilian and Radha, a Marathi.