Sarayu Blue Biography
|Date of Birth:||1975 , March-7|
|Age:||46 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 9 Inch|
|Nick Name||Sarayu R. Blue|
|Father||Velcheru Narayana Rao|
|Birth Place/City||Madison, Wisconsin|
|Working For||To All the Boys: Always and Forever, Lara Jean (post-production)|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Married to||Jonathan Blue|
|Education||American Conservatory Theater|
|Online Presence||Instagram, Twitter|
|Movies||Lions for Lambs (2002), Blockers (2018), To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020), Happiest Season (2020)|
|TV Show||Sons of Tucson (2010), Monday Mornings (2013), No Tomorrow (2016-17), I Feel Bad (2018), The Unicorn, Medical Police|
Sarayu Blue, born Sarayu Rao is an American actress with Indian family background. Turned professional in 2002, the American Conservatory Theater graduate got TV attention through roles in Sons of Tucson (2010) and marked a career breakthrough with works in No Tomorrow (2016- 17) and I Feel Bad (2018).
With nearly 2 decades in the acting industry, Rao records 46 acting credits including the most recent notable role in Medical Police (2020). Her feature film prominence came through Lions for Lambs (2007) and later worked in Blockers (2018), To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020), and Happiest Season (2020).
What Is Sarayu Rao Age And Height?
Sarayu Rao Blue was born on March 7, 1975, in Madison, Wisconsin, the United States. An American by nationality, Rao comes from an Indian family background; her parents are Velcheru Narayana Rao and Nidadavolu Malathi, a writer of short stories and articles.
She attended West High School and later enrolled at American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco and graduated in 2005 with a Master of Fine Arts degree in Acting.
As of May 2021, Sarayu is 46 years old and has a height of 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm).
On-Screen Debut And Acting Career Journey
Sarayu Blue made her acting debut in 2002 through the drama film Leela but made active participation in on-screen works after 2005, following her graduation. Her notable role was in the 2007 film Lions for Lambs co-starring Robert Redford, Tom Cruise, and Meryl Streep.
Having made guest appearances in TV series: Bones (2005), Side Order of Life (2007), Unhitched (2008), and Hawthorne (2009), the American actress landed in TV fame as Angela in Sons of Tucson (2010, 5 episodes).
After that, she notably played Dr. Sydney Napur in the TV series Monday Mornings (2013, 10 episodes) along with brief roles in acclaimed TV series NCIS: Los Angeles (2011- 14), Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2014), Grey's Anatomy (2014), Two and a Half Men (2015), and The Real O'Neals (2016).
Huge Turn To Success After 'No Tomorrow'
From 2016 to 2017, the Wisconsin-born actress portrayed the main role Kareema in No Tomorrow (13 episodes) alongside Joshua Sasse, Tori Anderson, and Jonathan Langdon.
Following guest roles in Station 19 (2018) and Wisdom of the Crowd (2018), Sarayu was cast in the lead role Emet in the comedy TV series I Feel Bad (2018, 13 episodes). The series starring Paul Adelstein, Madhur Jaffrey, and Brian George was canceled after a season.
Then, from 2019 to 2020, Blue made recurring appearances in The Unicorn. Her 2020 TV appearances include Medical Police (7 episodes), Mira, Royal Detective, and The Rocketeer.
In April 2021, the actress revealed that she was one of the casts of the upcoming Stargirl sequel. She revealed the news via Instagram with a caption:
Absolutely THRILLED to be joining @Disney’s @stargirl sequel!! Honored to work alongside this spectacular cast, and with the magnificent, @juliamhhart!! Let’s goooo!! 💫✨🌟
In 2018, Sarayu Blue played Marcie Mannes in the critically acclaimed film Blockers featuring Leslie Mann, Ike Barinholtz, and John Cena. Then, in 2020, the American actress was cast in the films: To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You and Happiest Season; the latter movie starred Kristen Stewart and Mackenzie Davis.
What Is Sarayu Rao Blue Currently Doing?
The IMDB reports that Rao is currently working on her upcoming comedy-romance film To All the Boys: Always and Forever, Lara Jean, where she will portray Trina Rothschild co-starring Noah Centineo and Lana Condor.
She is set to appear as Ameni Avvari in the TV movie Under the Bridge (completed) but is yet to receive a release date.
Net Worth In 2021
Sarayu Blue already records 46 acting credits throughout her career journey of nearly 2 decades since her career inception in 2002. Even though the actress famous for her works in the TV series No Tomorrow and I Feel Bad is yet to reveal her payroll, she allegedly earns $80,000- $100,000 per episode.
Her movie Lions for Lambs made $63.2 million over the budget of $35 million, while the film Blockers (2018) made $94 million at the box office.
Thus, with such acting prominence and on-screen works, Sarayu owns an estimated net worth in the 7-digit figure, approximately $2 million in December 2020.
Who Is Sarayu Blue's Husband?
Sarayu is a happily married woman and lives with her husband Jonathan Blue in Los Angeles, California.
Her husband is Jonathan currently works as the Director of Creative Development at ReKon Productions, which he joined in 2012. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Cinema-Television Critical Studies.
Blue often shares adorable posts with her spouse Jon on her Instagram (@sarayublue) with over 67.4K followers. Moreover, she is an avid user of Twitter (@sarayublue) and has over 10.4K followers in late 2020.
However, the couple is yet to share details on their relationship beginning and their wedding. They are yet to share children.