(Last Updated on : 10/08/2015)
Bindu Madhavi is a South Indian movie actress. She is an Indian model and film actress, Mainly in Kollywood and in Tollywood. After starting her acting career in Telugu cinema, she shifted to Tamil cinema where she was part of several successful films.
Early Life of Bindu Madhavi
Bindu Madhavi was born on 14th June in the year 1986 in Madanapalle, Andhra Pradesh
. Her father was an deputy commissioner in commercial tax department, due to which her family moved to various places including Tirupati, Nellore, Guntur District
, before settling in Chennai, Tamil Nadu
, where she did her studies. She completed her degree in Biotechnology from Vellore Institute of Technology in the year 2011.
Career of Bindu Madhavi
While in college, Bindu Madhavi started modelling, her first assignment being for Saravana Stores. She had the desire to act in films but her family was strictly against her entering the film industry, with Madhavi citing that her father did not speak to her for eight months and that her mother too was upset. She met celebrity photographer Venket Ram in Chennai who agreed to do a portfolio shoot for her.
Modelling Career of Bindu Madhavi
Bindu Madhavi did more modelling and went to appear in television advertisements. Thanks to her work in a Tata Gold Tanishq advertisement, she was auditioned and selected by noted Telugu director Sekhar Kammula to act in his production, Avakai Biryani, while she also landed a supporting role in Cheran's Tamil film Pokkisham (2009). Her other release of 2009 was Bumper Offer, opposite Sairam Shankar, which was produced by noted director Puri
Jagannadh. She later appeared in the film Om Shanti which released in 2010. Producer Dil Raju signed her for Rama Rama Krishna Krishna alongside Ram and Arjun Sarja that released in May 2010. She was later signed by director Gautham Menon for his production Veppam that was directed by his associate Anjana Ali Khan.
Bindu Madhavi in Tamil Film Industry
Bindu Madhavi shifted her focus to the Tamil industry as she received more Tamil film offers. Her next Tamil release Kazhugu was a success at the box office. In 2013 she was seen in Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga, Desingu Raja and Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam all of which were hits. Her first 2014 release was Chimbu Deven's Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaniyum, in which she played the role of Malar, the protagonist's friend.
Personal Life of Bindu Madhavi
Bindu Madhavi had one brother who died in 2012. She has stated that she plans to pursue a Master's in Biotechnology abroad and land a job in the field later.