Meghana Raj

Meghana Raj

Meghana Raj is an Indian film actress who works in most of the South Indian languages. Her father is a Kannada film actor who has acted in more than 180 films. She made her theatre debut quite young, acting with her father in the play Jokumaraswamy.

Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 6”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm, Telugu: Bendu Apparao R.M.P (2009)
Film, Kannada: Punda (2010)
Film, Tamil: Kaadhal Solla Vandhen (2010)
Film, Malayalam: Yakshiyum Njanum (2010)
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 May 1990 (Thursday)
Age (as in 2020)30 Years
BirthplaceBengaluru, Karnataka
Zodiac signTaurus
HometownBengaluru, Karnataka
SchoolBaldwin Girls’ High School, Bengaluru
College/UniversityChrist University, Bangalore
Educational QualificationBachelor in Psychology
Relationships & More
Marital StatusWidowed
Affairs/BoyfriendsChiranjeevi Sarja (Actor)
Engagement Date22 October 2017 (Sunday)
Marriage Date• 30 April 2018 (Christian Wedding)
• 2 May 2018 (Hindu Wedding)
Marriage Place• St Anthony’s Church in Koramangala, Bangalore (Christian Wedding)
• Bengaluru Palace Ground (Hindu Wedding)
Husband/SpouseLate Chiranjeevi Sarja
ChildrenShe is pregnant with his child.
ParentsFather- Sundar Raj (Actor)
Mother- Pramila Joshai (Actor)

Some Lesser Known Facts About Meghana Raj

  • Meghana Raj is a South Indian actress, who has mainly worked in Malayalam and Kannada films.
  • When she was a child, she acted in the theatre play, ‘Jokumaraswamy.’
  • Her first few films as a lead actor failed to do well on the box-office,
  • Her first super-hit film is the Malayalam film, ‘Beautiful’ (2011).
  • She has acted in films like, ‘100 Degree Celsius’ (2014), ‘Zebra Varakal’ (2017), ‘Iruvudellava Bittu’ (2018), and ‘Onti’ (2019).
  • Her first film ‘Krishnaleelai,’ was shelved due to various reasons.
  • Reportedly, she was rejected from various films due to her weight. So, she followed a strict diet and exercise routine to get back into shape.
  • She was awarded ‘The Kochi Times Film Award for Promising Newcomer’ for the film ‘Beautiful’ in 2011. She also won ‘Suvarna Film Award for Best Debut Actress in Kannada’ for ‘Punda’ in the same year.
  • In 2015, she was ranked 15th in Kochi Times ‘Most desirable Woman’ poll and 10th in the Bangalore Times ‘Most desirable Women.’
  • She is a dog lover and has a pet dog, Bheema.
  • Her husband, Chiranjeevi Sarja died of cardiac arrest at the Apollo Hospital in Jayanagar, Bengaluru on 7 June 2020.

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