Sai Prashanth is a well known serial actor who has also acted in some films too. He entered into the acting field career at a very young age. After completing his tenth standard, he entered into the small screen. Being a native of Bangalore, Sai Prashanth was born on 7th of June 1985. He did his schooling in Padma Seshadhri Bala Bhavan Senior School in Chennai. Sai Prashanth is the only child off spring of his parents. His mother Lalithaa S Subhash is an ex vice-president of BJP unit of the State of Tamilnadu. She is also given the responsibility of one of the members of Censor Board.
Sai Prashanth kickstarted his career profession as a Video Jockey. The famous show Dil Dil Dil Manadhil was anchored by him. Sai Prashanth has acted in various TV Serials and Cinemas. He has participated in many reality shows including the dance shows. He has also anchored some shows on TV. He has acted in the films like Thegidi as Kamala Kannan, Vadacurry as Ravi Shankar,
Yennamo Yedho as Brother in law of
Gautham Karthik and Mundhinam Paarthene as Dinesh. Currently, he is acting in the film, Aaya Vada Sutta Kadhai directed by Phanindra. Serial actor Manohar also accompanies him in this film. Sai Prashanth has also appeared in various advertisements. He is very talented in making sand art for which he got appreciation in a TV show.
He has acted in the TV serials such as Chitthi, Annamalai, Arasi, Selvi, Muhoortham, Magal, Ilavarasi, Idhayam,
Krishna Cottage, Veetukku Veedu Looty, Vani Rani, Thamarai and many more. In the beginning of his career, he did charming chocolate boy roles; slowly he was given villainy roles, in which he attested his talent very well. Sai Prashanth is seen doing a different role in Thamarai. He played as the elder son of Varadharajan. His role in this serial is like a cat on the wall; he could not resist his family and could not oppose his wife. This character brought him appreciation from the audiences. Sai Prashanth was also good at mimicking and can mimic Kamal Haasan's voice effectively. Besides this, he is also good in singing.
Sai Prashanth had parted ways with his first wife and got married again to Sujitha Sai (it was a love marriage), who was his co-anchor in a show. He is blessed with a daughter. However, it is reported that both his marriage lives were not very successful. Sai Prashanth committed to suicide by consuming adding poison in his drink on 13th March 2016 in Valasaravakkam, Chennai. His parents tried to contact him but he didn't attend their calls. Later, when people broke open the door of the house in which he was alone, he was found dead. It is reported that Sai Prashanth was suffering from depression. It is also learnt that nothing was going smooth both in his personal and professional life.
The sudden and untimely death of this young actor has made the Nadigar Sangam to contemplate over the day-to-day issues faced by TV artistes; they are pondering over assigning a Counsellor to solve their problems. It is indeed a pity that a multi-talented actor Sai Prashanth succumbed to depression and resorted to suicide. He was seen brimming with life in many shows and even in his appearance in
Namma Veetu Kalyanam where the celebrity appears with his/her spouse. May his soul Rest in Peace.