Bindu was born in Madanapalle, Andhra Pradesh but was raised in different parts of southern India including Tirupati, Nellore, Guntur, Vijayawada, and Hyderabad as her father was a deputy commissioner in the commercial tax department.She always wanted to be an actress but her family was strictly against her decision and when she started acting, her father did not speak to her for eight months.She started modelling during her college days and her first assignment was for Saravana saree Stores.Venket Ram, a celebrity photographer, did the photoshoot of Bindu Madhavi. Bindu did modelling and appeared in tv ads for various brands like Tata Gold Tanishq. She also walked the ramp in many fashion shows and was featured on the magazine covers. Bindu Madhavi walks a ramp in a wedding fashion show.Later, Bindu shifted her focus to the Tamil industry and her next Tamil release- Kazhugu in 2012, which was a big hit.She is commonly referred to as a look-alike of famous Tollywood actress Silk Smitha.In 2017, she participated in Bigg Boss season 1 as a wild card contestant. Bindu Madhavi-Instagram.Once a rumour about Bindus death went viral, in which several Telugu news channels declared Bindu Madhavi dead. Apparently, a lady with the same name was involved in an accident in Andhra Pradesh and rumours started to float that it is the actress. Clarifying Bindu Madhavi posted Just got 2 knw tat, few Telugu channels have reported tat am admitted in hospital n in very serious stage. Pls hold on guys, dnt kill me so early. Am all Gud in chennai n lukin forward 4 d audio launch of my movie 2mr E Times.According to Bindu during her school days, she used to participate more in cultural activities.Talking to a media person in an interview, Bindu revealed her desire to work with Angelina Jolie.