Ritu Varma is a model-turned-actress in Telugu film industry. After her studies, she had participated in a contest organized by Dabur Gulabari, the country's leading rose-based beauty brand at the grand finale for its mega model hunt and she was the first runner-up. She was born and was raised up in Hyderabad. After proving her eligibility in the beauty contest she grabbed the opportunity to work in a short film ‘Anukokunda’. She won the best female actress award, and even the film received many awards and applause from many film festivals.
The actress signed a film ‘Baadshah’ which was directed by Sreenu Vaitla and released the film in 2013. She played the role of one cousin as Pinky in the film, and the role was very small. Later on, she was signed for a lead role in a film named 'Prema Ishq Kaadhal' which was directed by
Pavan Sadineni. In this film, three actors namely Harshavardhan, Vishnu and Harish were paired with three actresses,
Vithika Sheru, Srimukhi and Ritu Varma. 'Prema Ishq Kaadhal' proved to be very successful and even was acclaimed by critics.
In the year 2014, ‘Na Rakumarudu’ released which had
Naveen Chandra and Ritu Varma playing the lead roles. Ritu played the role of an engineering student who is in love with Naveen. The film received a mixed response. In the year 2015, there was a solo release for her. The actress acted in a film ’
Yevade Subramanyam’ which was directed by debutante filmmaker
Nag Ashwin. In this film, actor Nani played the main character with a newcomer
Malavika Nair. Ritu was cast in a supporting role in the film. She was miscast although she had to romance in the film with actor Nani. Currently, the actress is acting in a Tamil movie with
Ashok Selvan and
Parvathy Nair titled ‘Pirai Thaediya Naatkal’ which is still in filming stage. Another Tamil film is also in the production stage. Also, she has been signed for another Telugu film ‘
Pelli Choopulu’ which is again on the floor of production.
Ritu Varma is charming and beautiful and has innocence in her face that makes her a recognized face on the big screen. The actress was born on 10 March 1990 in Hyderabad.