Prema is an actress in the Kannada Film Industry.
Born in Bangalore. Prema studied in Mahila Seva Samaja high school in Bangalore. She completed her PU in SSMRV college. Her hometown is the coffee-land of Karnataka - 'Coorg'
Prema stepped into the filmdom with Kannada movie "Savyasachi" starring against Shivarajkumar in 1995. Later from the block buster Om' Prema gained a comfortable position in 1996 and she had been rated high in her capacity to emote any kind of role that's given to her. To name a few blockbuster movies in Kannada -'Om', 'Nammora Mandara Hoove' 'Yajamana', 'Kanasugara' 'Apthamitra'.
A State Award Winner for the Category 'Best Actress' in 1996 for the movie 'Om'. Prema can keep lofty goals in her mind mainly because of her ability to perform in challenging roles. She has also bagged Filmfare ('Best Actress') award for the movie 'Kanasugara' in 2001.
Other awards include 'Screen Videocon', 'Udaya TV', 'Devikarani', 'Chitrapremigala Sangha' and 'Cinema Express award'. Prema went on to act in other languages. Today she is the Pancha Basha Thare. Telugu language ‘Devi’ dubbed version was released in Hindi language. ‘Devi’ in Telugu made a whopping collection - 18 crores.
She has starred opposite Shivrajkumar, Vishnuvardhan, Ravichandran, Upendra, Saikumar, Ramesh Aravind