Divya Spandana, known by her stage name Ramya, is an Indian film actress, who predominantly acts in Kannada films and also appears in Tamil and Telugu films. Ramya was born in Bangalore, Karnataka on 29 November 1982. Her father is R. T. Narayan and mother is Ranjitha. Ramya made her acting debut in the 2003 Kannada-language film Abhi, opposite Puneet Rajkumar. She subsequently starred in several Kannada films alongside lead actors and, following successive commercial successes, established herself as one of the most sought-after actresses in the Kannada film industry, becoming referred to as the "Golden Girl of Kannada cinema" and 'Sandalwood Queen'