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R K Roja

R K Roja


Born in the holy city of India Tirupati in 1972, Roja is a well-known actress in southern India. She learnt Kuchipudi After Graduating from Padmavati women`s University,Tirupati. She made her breakthrough in film industry through `Prema Thapassu' movie opposite veteran telugu actor Rajendra Prasad. Interestingly this film was completely shot in her birth place Tirupati. Roja was introduced to Tamil film Industry by her future husband R.K.Selvamani ,then a popular film director.
She started her political career from TDP (Telugu Desam Party) and contested 2004 and 2009 assembly elections from Nagari constituency. She later joined the YSR (Yuvajana Sramika Rythu) congress party and contested from same constituency again 2014 and tasted her first victory. She is presently the President of YSR party women wing.

Personal Life

Full Name R K Roja
Date of Birth 17 Nov 1972 (Age 47)
Place of Birth Tirupati
Party name Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party
Education 12th Pass
Profession Actress,Politician,TV host,Film producer
Father's Name Nagaraja Reddy
Mother's Name Lalita
Spouse's Name R.K.Selvamani
Spouse's Profession Film Director
No of Sons 1
No of Daughters 1


Permanent address D.No.11-13, Opp. C.S.I. Hospital, Nagari, Chittoor Dist. A.P.
Contact number 7207207979, 9000400616
Social Handles

Interesting Facts

She acted in more than 100 films in all 4 languages of southern india namely Kannada,Telugu,Tamil and Malayalam.

Political Timeline

  • 1999
    Roja joined Telugu Desam Party and was elected as the president of the Telugu Mahila wing of the Party.
  • 2014
    Roja contested from Nagari constituency as a YSR congress candidate and won over her opponent by a margin of 858 votes.
  • 2009
    Contested from Nagari Constituency as a TDP candidate and got defeated.
  • 2009
    She joined YSR congress Party.
  • 2004
    She contested From Nagari constituency as a TDP candidate and was defeated by congress candidate Chengareddy Reddyvari.

Early Life

  • 1997
    Debut in Malayalam film industry through 'Gangotri' movie.
  • 1993
    Debut in kannada film industry though movie 'Gadibidi Ganda'.
  • 1992
    Debut in Tamil film Industry through a film 'Chembaruthi'.
  • 1991
    Debut in Telugu Film industry though film `Prema Thapassu'. The complete movie was shot in Tirupati.
Net Worth4.34 CRORE

Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.


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