Chandana Raj is born on 4th November 1995 to Rajendrakumar and Sudharani in Vellore. Chandana has a younger sibling, who is in her twelfth standard. Chandana did her schooling in BV Reddy School, Chittoor. She completed her higher secondary in Shrishti Schools. While doing her bachelor degree in Computer Applications in VIT, she had been doing modeling as well. Chandana is an excellent classical dancer too. She has a vast interest in Bharatanatyam. As she is a model, she doesn’t have any stage fear or shy in public. While being a model, she developed a passion towards acting. Due to her passion, their family shifted their base to Chennai.
Chandana wanted to try different roles, unlike the template heroines. When there was a casting call, Chandana attended and passed out successfully. It led her to share the screen space with “
Atharvaa,” Sri Divya and Vidya Pradeep in Othaikku Othai. While working with Atharvaa, she got an opportunity to play a pivotal role in “
Charlie Chaplin 2” directed by Shakthi Chidambaram. The film has “
Prabhu,” Prabhu Deva and Nikki Galrani alongside Chandana. As Charlie Chaplin was wrapped up soon, it released before Othaikku Othai and recorded as her debut film.
The actress has two films on her hand other than Othaikku Othai; one with “
Thegidi” fame Ashok Selvan and the other under the Thirukumaran Entertainment banner. Chandana is proud of being a Tamil girl and happy to have entered the Tamil film industry. Chandana wants to spend her leisure time with her family and friends. She is also interested in discussing politics and societal matters. Chandana watches Netflix. Chandana has a craze on “
Vijay,” Vijay Sethupathi and Lady Superstar “
Nayanthara.” Chandana’s favorite place is her home and the place where she spends time with her friends. However, she loves Dubai too.