Who does not know about Bollywood Diva Vidya Balan. She is a well established name in the bollywood industry who has not only charmed her audiences with her acting but has also beat them up with their beautiful style of draping sari.
Most of the people may not be knowing about her sister Priyamani Iyer known by her stage name Priyamani, is an Indian film actress and former model, who works in Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Hindi language films. She is an iconic symbol in the south industry from whom Vidya also keeps taking acting skills. 33 year old actress belongs to Tamil family, but has born brought up in Bangalore.
Priyamani has featured in several Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films, and made her acting debut in 2002 with Telugu film Evare Atagaadu. Her performance in Tamil film Paruthiveeran brought her recognitions. The movie won her the National Film Award for Best Actress.
Sisters have not inherited the acting skills from their parent but have put their 100% in learning these skills. Actress father Vasudev Mani was into plantaion business, where as her mother was a national level badminton player. She outnumbers her from all other south Indian actresses in her sexy figure. She falls in the top class category of south Indian actresses.
Her first film was not a hit one, but she never looked back and kept chasing her always by focussing in learning and acquiring versatile acting skills. She also got a chance to work with the director of Bhahuballi once.
The Actress has a huge stardom, she is not only busy in her own acting but also guides her sister Vidya many a times. Though she primarily works for Tollywood, but has also made her Bollywood film debut in 2010 with Mani Ratnam’s Raavan, starring Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan But ,unfortunately this film failed to create any magic after its release.
Priyamani succeeded in creating a great level of impact in the south Indian audiences. Before getting into the entertainment industry she was in modelling. At the age of 12 she made her entry into the Tollywood industry, apart from performing in Tamil, the actress is a well known face in the Malyalam and Telugu industry also.