Full name: Riya Sen
Birth date: January 24, 1981
Birthplace: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Education: Rani Birla Girls’ College
Occupation: Film Actress, Model
Years active: 1998–present
Spouse (s): Not Known
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Riya Sen is a popular Indian film actress and model who predominately appears in Hindi and Bengali films. She was born in an artist family where her grandmother Suchitra Sen, mother Moon Moon Sen and sister Raima Sen are associated with the showbiz industry. She appeared in the movie ‘Vishkanya´ in 1991 as a child actress.
Now, the nice looking actress is considered as one of the powerful actresses of the Indian showbiz industry. Not her mother or grandmother, she got the attention of the audience by own acting capacity in the showbiz arena.
Riya Sen Early Life:
Riya Sen was born on January 24, 1981, in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Her father Bharat Dev Varma hails from the royal family of Tripura and Ila Devi, paternal grandmother, was the princess of Cooch Behar. Riya’s mother Moon Moon Sen is the famous film actress of the Indian showbiz industry. She has an elder sister Named Raima Sen who is also an actress.
Riya was so much passionate about media arena from early childhood and family members help her much to build up a career in the film industry. She completed schooling from Loreto House and then studied at Calcutta University affiliate Rani Birla Girls’ College. Thereafter, she enrolled at National Institute of Fashion Technology and entered career into the jewellery-designing as a hobby.
Riya Sen Career:
Riya Sen kicked off the journey in the film industry with Hindi movie ‘Vishkanya´ in 1991 as a child actress. The actress made her acting debut for the major role in the Tamil movie ‘Taj Mahal’ in 1999. Following the year, she appeared in the movie ‘ Good Luck’ with co-actor Prashanth. In 2001, she starred in the Bangladeshi film ‘Mone Pore Tomake’ with Riaz and ATM Samsuzzam and made a wonderful performance in the movie. Following the year, Riya appeared in the Hindi film ‘Dil Vil Pyar Vyar’.
In 2005, she appeared in the English language film ‘It Was Raining That Night’ with Riaz and Sushmita Sen. Riya starred in the Telugu language movie for the first time with the ‘Nenu Meeku Telusa…?’ in 2007. She made a wonderful acting performance in the movie ‘Hero 420’ with Om and Nusraat Faria Mazhar and got the positive acclamation from the critics and audience.
It is reported, Riya Sen was romantically linked with Ashmit Patel. A 90-second video clip of the actress with her boyfriend Ashmit Patel was disclosed on the internet where they are spotted in a compromising situation in the hotel bedroom. Following the incident, the couple split their relationship. Although the nice looking actress denied she was the girl in the video clip.
She underwent a short rehab in Bangkok for addiction to heroin. In personal life, she is a married woman but she has been leading a single life during last two years.
Riya Sen Height, Weight and Body Measurement:
Height: 5 feet 2 inches
Weight: 44 kg
Bra size: 34B
Waist size: 25 inches
Hip size: 36 inches
Body measurement: 34-25-36 inches
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Brown
Body shape: Hourglass
Shoe size: 8