In this Indian name, the name Krishnan is a patronymic, not a family name, and the person should be referred to by the given name, Ramya.
Ramya Krishnan (born 15 September 1970 in Chennai) is an Indian film actress. She has acted in over 200 films in five languages: Tamil,Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi. Krishnan has won three Filmfare Awards, two Nandi Awards and a Tamil Nadu State Film Award.
She won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Telugu for the 2009 dramedy Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam. Krishnan’s portrayal of Raj Mata Sivagami Devi in the Baahubali series (2015-17) received universal acclaim. While The Beginning (2015) is the fourth highest grossing Indian film, its sequel The Conclusion (2017) is the highest grossing Indian film of all time. Her performance in The Beginning also won her the Best Supporting Actress – Telugu at the 2016 Filmfare Awards.