She and Sharwanand expected a lot from Hanu Raghavapudi’s film, Padi Padi Leche Manasu. Sharwanand took his money before dubbing and expressed his disappointment post release. But Sai Pallavi decided to wait till the release for her remuneration. Post release when the producer Sudhakar decided to give her balance amount. Sai Pallavi said no and refused to take the payment. When the producer requested to Sai Pallavi’s parents, they also refused to accept it saying it was her daughter’s decision. Sai Pallavi’s generous attitude is winning the hearts of everyone.
Sai Pallavi’s debut as heroine with Malayalam movie Premam catapulted her into stardom. The actress however, was first seen in the Tamil movie Dhaam Dhoom way back in 2008 in which she had donned a small role. But her biggest break came in 2015 with romantic entertainer Premam turning out to be a cult hit. Sai Pallavi ventured into the Telugu film industry with the Sekhar Kammula directorial Fidaa, which again was a big success. She shared the screen space with Varun Tej.
It may be mentioned here that Sai Pallavi is a doctor and had completed her medical degree at the Tbilisi State Medical University, Georgia in the year 2016.
This year Sai Pallavi will be seen in upcoming Tamil movie Nandha Gopalan Kumaran aka NGK , a political thriller film, directed by Selvaraghava Apart from Sai Pallavi, the film has other stars like Suriya, Jagapathi Babu and Rakul Preet Singh.