Pranitha Subhash

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Pranitha Subhash
Pranitha at CCL 3's Chennai Rhinos Vs Karnataka Bulldozers match.jpg
BornPranitha Subhash
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
ResidenceBengaluru Banashankari Jayanagar, Karnataka, India
OccupationActress, model
Years active2010–present

Pranitha Subhash is an Indian film actress, model who predominantly appears in Kannada, Telugu and Tamil films. She was raised in Bangalore and pursued a career in modelling before plunging into films. She debuted as an actor in the 2010 Kannada film, Porki, a remake of Telugu film Pokiri, and in the same year starred in the Telugu film, Em Pillo Em Pillado. Her Tamil debut was with the film Udhayan (film) (2011). She went on to appear in several commercially successful Telugu and Tamil films like Baava (2010), Attarintiki Daredi (2013), Massu Engira Masilamani (2015) opposite Suriya and Enakku Vaaitha Adimaigal opposite Jai. In 2012, she starred in a critically acclaimed parallel cinema, Bheema Theeradalli for which she was nominated for Filmfare award for Best Kannada actress and SIIMA award for Best Kannada actress.


Pranitha Subhash made her debut in films with the 2010 Kannada film Porki, a remake of the Telugu blockbuster film Pokiri, opposite Darshan. After the success of Porki, she refused several offers from Kannada films and became choosy about her projects before signing the Telugu film Baava, a love story where she starred opposite Siddharth.[1] She was praised unanimously for her portrayal of a Telugu village belle in the film. She then went on to appear in her first Tamil film, Udhayan (film) starring Arulnithi.[2]

She was then signed up for her second Tamil project Saguni opposite Karthi which released in both Tamil and Telugu languages. Saguni was her biggest release: a film that released in a record 1,150 theaters all over the world.

She then appeared in Jarasandha and Bheema Theeradalli, a real-life story of a naxalite, both opposite Duniya Vijay. Pranitha was praised for her portrayal of Bheemavva by critics and won a Filmfare nomination for the same.[3] She won the Santosham award that year for Bheema Theeradalli.

She then acted in the Kannada film Whistle for which she earned a nomination at the SIIMA awards.

After this, she appeared in the Telugu language film Attarintiki Daredi which was released in September 2013 and went on to become the Highest grossing Telugu language film of all time collecting over ₹100 crore. It also won her nominations at various award events. The film is being remade in other languages.

During the same time, she worked on a Kannada film Brahma opposite Upendra. She also worked on Pandavulu Pandavulu Thummeda starring Raveena Tandon and Mohan Babu in which she was paired opposite Manchu Manoj. Both the films fared well. After a brief gap of two years she signed another Tamil film Masss opposite Suriya in late November 2014.[4] In late 2014 she signed a Telugu film Dynamite opposite Manchu Vishnu.[5]

In late June 2015 she acted in the Telugu film Brahmotsavam featuring Mahesh Babu.She, with her charming beautiful looks has attracted many male fans across south India [6]

She recentely worked with Ayushmann Khurrana in "Chan Kitthan" song.[7]

Other work[edit]


Pranitha Subhash has endorsed brands like Joyalukkas, SVB Silks Salem, Bombay Jewellery, Welight Academy of Education, Sri Lakshmi Jewellery, Pondichery and RS Brothers. She was signed as the brand ambassador of the team Karnataka Bulldozers in the Celebrity Cricket League in its third season in 2013.[8] In October 2014, Pranitha along with Anu Prabhakar was selected as the ambassador for the Jewels of India – a fashion jewellery exhibition in Bangalore.[9] Pranitha was the brand ambassador of Jewels Exotica the following year. She was the face of GRB and Lulu mall among others.


Pranitha bought stakes in a hospitality company and now co-owns a restaurant called Bootlegger on Lavelle Road, Bangalore.[10]


Year Film Role Language Notes
2010 Porki Anjali Iyer Kannada Kannada debut
2010 Em Pillo Em Pillado Badra Telugu Telugu debut
2010 Baava Varalakshmi Telugu
2011 Udhayan Priya Tamil Tamil debut
2011 Jarasandha Samantha Kannada
2012 Bheema Theeradalli Bheemavva Kannada Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Kannada
Nominated, SIIMA Award for Best Actress
2012 Saguni Sridevi Tamil
2012 Snehitaru Anjali Kannada
2012 Mr. 420 Rukmini Kannada
2013 Whistle Anu Kannada Nominated, SIIMA Award for Best Actress
2013 Attarintiki Daredi Prameela Telugu Nominated-Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress
2014 Angaaraka Priya Kannada
2014 Pandavulu Pandavulu Thummeda Kuchala Kumari "Kuku" Telugu
2014 Brahma Pranitha Kannada Nominated, SIIMA Award for Best Actress
2014 Rabhasa Bhagyam Telugu
2015 Masss Anuradha Tamil Edison Award for Best Actress
2015 Dynamite Anamika Telugu
2015 A 2nd Hand Lover Herself Kannada
2016 Brahmotsavam Babu's cousin Telugu
2016 Jaggu Dada Herself Kannada Cameo appearance
2017 Enakku Vaaitha Adimaigal Divya Tamil
2017 Gemini Ganeshanum Suruli Raajanum Priya Tamil
2017 Mass Leader Captain Shivraj’s wife Kannada [11]
2018 Hello Guru Prema Kosame Reethu Telugu
2019 Pick Pocket TBA Malayalam Pre Production (Malayalam Debut with Dileep)


  1. ^ "Pranitha moves to Tollywood". The Times of India. 1 July 2010.
  2. ^ "I don't like to overwork: Pranitha Subhash". The Times of India. 23 June 2011.
  3. ^ "60th Idea Filmfare Awards 2013 (South) Nominations". Filmfare. 4 July 2013. Archived from the original on 6 April 2016. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
  4. ^ Suriya: Pranitha Subhash joins Suriya's Masss | Tamil Movie News. Times of India (16 January 2017).
  5. ^ Pranitha Pairs up with Vishnu Manchu. (28 December 2014)
  6. ^ Srikanth Addala: Pranitha, Kajal and Samantha with Mahesh Babu | Kannada Movie News. Times of India (29 June 2015). Retrieved on 11 September 2018.
  7. ^ T-Series (28 June 2018), Official Video: Chan Kitthan Song | Ayushmann | Pranitha | Bhushan Kumar | Rochak | Kumaar, retrieved 4 July 2018
  8. ^ "Pranitha's rooting for the Bulldozers". The Times of India. 8 March 2013. Retrieved 9 February 2014.
  9. ^ "Anu Prabhakar, Pranitha at inauguration of Jewels of India". Newswala. 10 October 2014.
  10. ^ Telugu: Pranitha turns her passion into a business. Times of India (29 October 2015). Retrieved on 11 September 2018.
  11. ^ Sunayana, Suresh (24 January 2017) Vamsi Krishna: Pranitha Subhash roped in as the lead in Leader | Kannada Movie News. Times of India. Retrieved on 11 September 2018.

External links[edit]