Sai Pallavi Biography, Age, Height, BF, Husband, Career & More

Sai Pallavi Senthamarai, popularly known as “Sai Pallavi” is an actress as well as a dancer in the Indian film industry who is popular for her roles and appearance in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam films.

Ranked 1st in Kochi Times list of a most desirable woman of 2016.

She is the only actress to be featured in “Forbes 30 under 30” in 2020 in the Entertainment category.


OccupationActress and Doctor
BirthplaceKotagiri, The Nilgiris, Tamilnadu, India
Age29 Years
Date of Birth9 May 1992
Net WorthUSD 2 Million

Family and Education

Her family belongs to Badaga community and her younger sister is also an actress.

She has done her schooling from Avila Convent School, Coimbatore and completed her higher medical studies from Tbilisi State Medical University, Georgia in 2016.  

Family MemberName
FatherSenthamarai Kannan
MotherRadha Kannan
SisterPooja (Younger)
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Height and Weight

Weight55 Kg
Height (centimetres)165 cm, 1.65 m
Height5 feet 5 inches
Zodiac SignTaurus
Figure Measurement34-26-34
Eye colourDark Brown
Hair colourBlack
Marital StatusUnmarried
Husband Namenot known

Social Media Instagram

She is also active on Instagram with more than 1.8 million followers.


Sai started her career as a child actress with film “Kasthooriman” in 2003 and “Dhaam Dhoom” in 2008 respectively. She got her first offer for Malayam film “Premam” in 2014 while studying in Georgia. She also crowned with Filmfare award for her role in the movie.

In 2017. she appeared in Tamil film “maari 2” opposie Dhanush and the song “Rowdy Baby” was one of the highest viewed songs on YouTube of that time.


She has been nominated for 13 awards till now and has won 10 of them listed below :

YearAward NameAward Category
2015Asiavision AwardsNew Sensation in Acting – Female
2016Asianet Film AwardsSpecial Jury Award
201663rd Filmfare Awards SouthBest Female Debut – Malayalam
20165th South Indian International Movie AwardsBest Female Debut – Malayalam
2016Vanitha Film AwardsBest Newcomer – Actress
2016IBNLive Movie AwardsBest Southern Debut
2017Asianet Film AwardsMost Popular Actress
2017Behindwoods Gold MedalBest Actress – Malayalam
2017CPC Cine AwardsBest Actress
201865th Filmfare Awards SouthBest Actress – Telugu
20187th South Indian International Movie AwardsBest Actress – Telugu
2019Asianet Film AwardsBest Actress – Malayalam
2019Behindwoods Gold Medal AwardsBest Actor Critics’ Choice – Malayalam
2019Vikatan AwardsBest Actress – Tamil
2021Critics Choice AwardsBest Supporting Actress

Films Appearance

Sai Pallavi has been featured in following films so far released in different languages.

Year of ReleaseTitleLanguage
2003KasthurimanTamil, Malayalam
2008Dhaam DhoomTamil
2017Middle Class AbbayiTelugu
2018KaruTamil, Telugu
2018Padi Padi Leche ManasuTelugu
2018Maari 2Tamil
2019Dhanush & Dhee: Rowdy BabyShort video in Tamil
2020Paava KadhaigalTamil
2021Love StoryTelugu
2021Shyan Singha RoyTelugu
2022GargiTamil, Hindi


Actor Kamal Hassan
Actress Jyothika
CharacterAbhimanyu (Mahabharat)
ColorPink, blue, White

Brand Ambassador

She is not doing endorsement for any brand or product for now. Reportedly, she turned down an offer of whooping Rs 2 crore contract for advertising a skin care beauty cream, saying she does not believe in such things.

Some Other Facts

  • Her dancing idol is her mother.
  • Ranked 9th in Kochi Times list of most desirable woman of 2019.
  • She participated in dance reality show “Ungalil Yaar Adutha Prabhu Deva” in 2008.
  • Appeared in dance show “Dhee Ultimate Dance Show (D4)” in 2009.