Sarayu Roy is an Indian actress and YouTuber who gained popularity with her YouTube video ‘Sarayu Clinic lo Pellichoopulu’ (2020). She is also known for majorly working in Telugu films.
Sarayu Roy was born on Wednesday, 20 March 1991 (age 31 years; as of 2021) in Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh. Her zodiac sign is Pisces. She attended the University of Delhi to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology. She has also studied Fashion Technology, and she also holds a degree in English Literature.
Height (approx.): 5′ 8″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
Sarayu’s father is a Bengali and runs a business. Her mother is a Telugu and works as a government employee.
Sarayu Roy with her mother
Her elder sister, Garima Arora works as a school teacher. In an interview, Sarayu said that her mother was not happy to see her working in the entertainment industry because she wanted her to become a scientist. In another interview, Sarayu described her sister as ‘godmother’ and said that her sister had supported her a lot. She said,
She is my godmother. She was always proud of me, had my back and there were instances when she fought with her husband for me. She was the one who motivated me to participate in Bigg Boss. I never wanted to go in the first place. But finally decided to try just for the experience.”
Sarayu Roy with her sister
Sarayu made her acting debut with the TV series GangStars (2018).
Poster of the TV series ‘GangStars’
Later, in 2021, she appeared in the television series 3 Roses. She also appeared in short films like Tholi Parichayam (2016) and Carpool (2018).
Sarayu Roy in the short film ‘Tholi Parichayam’
In 2018, she featured the Telugu television show Ninne Pelladatha.
Sarayu Roy in the television show ‘Ninne Pelladatha’
In February 2022, a police complaint was filed in Banjara Hills police station against Sarayu after a man from the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) in Telangana claimed that Sarayu was featured in an ad where she was seen saying the slogan ‘Ganpati Bappa Moriya’ that had hurt the sentiments of Hindus and women.
- In an interview, Sarayu said that she liked cooking a lot, and she could cook Bengali, Telugu and North Indian food.
- Sarayu manages a YouTube channel called ‘7 Arts’ that has more than 1.11 million subscribers.
- In an interview, she also informed that she was dating a boy for seven years and they had planned to get married, but the marriage was cancelled because the boy’s side of the family demanded a huge dowry.
- In 2021, she got a chance to work with Annapurna Studios where she fulfilled her biggest dream. She participated in Bigg Boss Telugu season 5 and was the first contestant to get eliminated from the show. In an interview, she talked about her elimination and said,
You have to put on a mask the moment you enter the BB house. In real life, you have to act when the camera is rolling but here (BB house), you need to act 24/7. I can’t stand fake people and biases anywhere. That’s why I think I can’t survive in the BB house even if I go in as a wild card contestant.”
Sarayu Roy in the show Bigg Boss Telugu season 5
- In 2022, she entered as a contestant in the show Bigg Boss Telugu OTT.
Sarayu Roy in the show Bigg Boss Telugu OTT
- She is often featured in various newspapers.
Sarayu Roy featured in a newspaper
- She is often spotted smoking on various occasions.