ABOUT : Sameera was born on 14 December 1980 in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh to a Telugu Reddy family. Her father Chinta Poli (C. P.) Reddy is a businessman while her mother Nakshatra referred to as Niki by her daughters and in the media, was a microbiologist and worked with an NGO. She has two siblings Meghna Reddy, a former VJ and supermodel and Sushma Reddy, a Bollywood actress and model, both elder to her.
CAREER : Reddy first appeared in ghazal singer Pankaj Udhas‘s “Aur Aahista” music video in 1997, when she was a graduate. She was meant to make her debut as an actress in Saravana Subbiah‘s Tamil film, Citizen, during late 2000, but eventually did not feature. She caught the attention of Bollywood and was cast in a pivotal role in the 2002 Hindi film Maine Dil Tujhko Diya. In 2004, she appeared in Musafir opposite Anil Kapoor, Aditya Pancholi and Koena Mitra. Reddy’s acting and modest portrayal of a confident and down-to-earth girl earned her rave reviews. She was signed for two films of Gautham Menon: Yohan Adhyayam Ondru and Dhruva Natchathiram. They were eventually dropped.
ACHIEVEMENTS : Reddy was a judge for the Miss Sri Lanka Online contest in 2012.
MARRIAGE : Reddy got married to Akshai Varde an entrepreneur on 21 January 2014. It was a traditional Maharashtrian wedding.