Shreya Dhanwanthary Biography, Age, Family, Husband, Movies & Facts

Shreya Dhanwanthary Biography – A model & actress who is the popular face of TV commercials, now giving tough competition in the series of Web series.

Family Background of Shreya Dhanwanthary:

Shreya Dhanwanthary was born on November 30, 1988, in Hyderabad, India. Her father, Vijay Dhanwanthary, worked in Aviation.

When she was two months old, her family moved to Dubai from India. She completed her schooling at one of the schools in Dubai, UAE. After finishing her schooling, she went back to India for further education.

Shreya with her father & mother

She joined the National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Telangana college. Later, in 2008, when she was in her third year of college, she auditioned for the Pantaloons Femina Miss India South and finished the competition as the first runner-up. Parvathy Omankuttam was the winner of the competition.


Subsequently, she got a role in a Telugu movie titled Sneha Geetham, directed by her college senior. The film was released in 2010, and right from there, she never looked back and found acting as her career.

Shreya Dhanwanthary Biography:

Shreya Dhanwanthary’s Profile
Personal Life
Full NameShreya Dhanwanthary
NicknameNot Known
Date of BirthNovember 30, 1988
Age35 years 5 months (in May, 2024)
Zodiac/Sun SignSagittarius
Birth PlaceHyderabad, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeN.I.T, Warangal, Telangana college
Physical Stats
Height5ft 8″
(1.73 m)
(173 cm)
Weight55 Kg
(121 lbs)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
Family & Relationships
FatherVijay Dhanwanthary
MotherNot Known
Siblings1 Sister (Shruti Dhanwanthary)
& 1 Brother
Marital StatusUnmarried
BoyfriendNot Known
ProfessionModel & Actress
Debut Movie (Telugu)Josh
Debut Movie (Bollywood)Why Cheat India

Dhanwanthary’s Acting Career:

In 2009, she made her debut with a Telugu movie, Josh. The year later, in 2010, she appeared in another Telugu movie, Sneha Geetham, directed by Madhura Sreedhar ReddyShe played the role of Shailu, one of the film’s main leads.

Later, she appeared in many advertisements endorsing brands like Airtel, Pantaloons, D’damas Jewellery, Safi, Vogue Eyewear, etc.

In 2012, she appeared in a Short film named The Girl in Me. She played the role of Tina/Tara in the film. Later, she appeared in web series like Ladies Room, The Reunion, and The Family Man.

Shreya with Emraan Hashmi

Shreya Dhanwanthary made her Bollywood debut in 2019 from Why Cheat India, opposite Emraan Hashmi. She played the role of Nupur Dubey in the movie, which was based on the corruption in the education system. It was written & directed by Soumik Sen.

Later, in 2022, Shreya featued in Netflix’s Loop Lapeta, starring Taapsee Pannu and Tahir Raj Bhasin. After that, she appeared in Chup: Revenge of The Artist.

Shreya Dhanwanthary Web series:

Ladies Room:

It’s a web series about two friends, Radhika Khanna & Dingo, who are doing parties & talking shit. Shreya Dhanwanthary played the character of Khanna, and Saba Azad played the role of Dingo.

Shreya with Saba Azad

Ashima Chibber directed it, and Neha Kaul Mehra and Ratnabali Bhattacharjee wrote it.

The Reunion:

The series is about four friends who reunite to create their old memories. Shreya, Veer Rajwant Singh, Sapna Pabbi, and Anuj Sachdeva played the roles of the four friends.

She played the role of Devanshi Tailor, who appeared in all the ten episodes of the web series.

The Family Man:

In 2019, Dhanwanthary appeared in the famous series titled The Family Man. She played the role of an intern in the series, and Manoj Bajpayee portrayed the role of Shrikanth, an undercover agent of an intelligence agency.


The series is written and directed by Raj Nidimoru & Krishna DK. It was released on September 20, 2019, on Amazon Prime. The other cast of the series was – Priyamani, Sharib Hashmi, Neeraj Madhav, Shahab Ali & others.

In 2020, she appeared in Scam 1992, a web series released on Sony Liv. She portrayed the role of a journalist named Sucheta Dalal, and Prateek Gandhi played the role of Harshad Mehta in the movie. After that, she featured in Mumbai Diaries 26/11.

Ads list:

She has appeared in many ads, and some of the brands she has endorsed are –

  • Amazon
  • Gionee
  • Fogg
  • Fastrack
  • Samsung
Shreya in Samsung’s TV ad
  • 7Up
  • Fogg
  • Tanishq
  • Pepperfry
  • Airtel
  • Lakme
  • Pantaloons
  • Bharat Matrimony
  • Amway
  • Gitanjali
  • Vogue

Facts about Shreya Dhanwanthary:

  • Her crush – Keanu Reeves.
  • She has a tattoo on her forearm.
Shreya’s tattoo on her forearm
  • She is a trained Bharatnatyam, Kuchipudi, and Kathak dancer.
  • Shreya is the author of the contemporary fiction novel, Fade to White.
  • Favorites:
    • Street food – Bancha (a Vietnamese street food).
    • Movies – Andaaz Apna Apna & Terminator-2 Judgment Day.
    • Song – Ishq by Sukhbir
  • She has also featured in music videos like “Daaru Wargi” with Guru Randhawa and “Phir Mulaaqat” with Jubin Nautiyal.
  • The actress wants to go to Antarctica.
  • She likes to read and watch movies in her spare time.

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