She subsequently appeared in several more Telugu films, while making in-roads in the Hindi and Tamil film industries.She has worked in several of the regional industries of Indian cinema, having acted in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi language films, as well as a few films in English, Malayalam and Kannada. (Shriya Saran (born 11 September 1982), also known by the mononym Shriya, is an Indian film actress and model. Her following projects included popular films such as Kanthaswamy (2009) in Tamil, and Pokkiri Raja (2010) in Malayalam, her roles in which have established her as one of the leading actresses in the South Indian film industries.  Apart from her work in films, Saran has been the brand ambassador for several stores across India, endorsing beauty and health products. (16)Saran made her film debut in 2001 with the Telugu film Ishtam, and had her first commercial success with Santhosham (2002).