Ramya is a leading Indian actress, who has acted mainly in Kannada movies. Ramya's original name is Divya Spandana. Her parents hail from Mandya. She did her schooling at St. Hilda school in Ooty.
She earned her bachelor degree from St. Josephs College in Bangalore. She started her career in Kannada films alongside Puneet Rajkumar in Abhi. The movie earned a good name for her and it continued with Prem's Excuse Me. She made her Tollywood debut in Abhimanyu movie. In 2004, Ramya entered Tamil films. The most notable movies of her career are Abhi, Excuse Me, Ranga SSLC, Aakash, Amrithadhare, Jothe Jotheyali, etc.
Political career : Ramya became the youngest MP (Congress Party) after winning the bypolls from the Mandya constituency.
Ramya is the brand ambassador of Royal Challengers Bangalore, the IPL cricket team owned by businessman Vijay Mallya. In April 2011.
Ramya made on small screen debut with Ashwini Nakshatra. She was seen as the sutradhar in the serial.
She also has launched her clothing line 'Spandana'.
Ramya's foster father is RT Narayan and her mother is Ranjitha.