Nithya Menen is a famous South Indian actress, playback singer, and beautiful dubbing artist. Nithya is famous for the role-playing of ‘Tara’ in the Tamil film, “O Kadhal Kanmani” in 2015. She is the recipient of three Filmfare Awards of South. Check all the details below about Nithya Menen Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Parents, Husband, Biography & More.
Nithya Menen was born on the 8th of April, 1988 (Age: 34 years; As of 2022) in Banashankari, Banglore, India.
Nithya’s zodiac sign is Aries. Her nationality is Indian.
She studied journalism at the Manipal Institute of Communication and Banglore’s Mount Caramel College. According to media reports, she actively participated in co-curricular activities in her school days.
Nithya was good at dance and singing from a very young age. Also, when she was the age of 10, she did a role in the English language film, “The Monkey Who Knew Too Much” in 1998. She has always desired to become a journalist.
But when she was pursuing journalism, she found that it was not appealing, and in turn, decided to study filmmaking. Nithya moved to Pune’s Film and Television Institute of India for completing the course in cinematography.
When Nithya appeared for the entrance exam of the cinematography course, she came across the film director, B.V. Nandini Reddy, who convinced her to pursue acting.
Height (approx.): 5′ 3″ inches
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Brown
Family, Caste & Husband
She belongs to a Malayali family. Nithya Menen does not disclose information about her parents and family.
According to media news, Mithya Nenon was dating a popular Malayalam actor (name not mentioned) and in the future Nithya, the husband is a popular Malayalam actor.
In 2001, Nithya started her career in acting with a Television serial, “Choti Maa…Ek Anokha Bandhan”. After then, Nithya played a supporting role in the Kannada film, “Seven O’Clock”.
She made her Malayalam film debut with “Akasha Gopuram”, her Kannada film debut with “Josh”, her Telugu film debut with “Ala Modalaindi” and her Tamil film debut with “Nootrenbadhu”.
Nithya Menen was featured and acted in films like “Ishq”, “Ustad Hotel”, “Mersal”, “Awe”, “100 Days of Love”, “Iru Mugan”, “24”, and “Praana”.
Nithya Menen made her Bollywood debut with the film “Mission Mangal” by Bollywood star Akshay Kumar in 2019.
Also in 2020, Nithya Menen made her web series debut with “Breathe: Into the Shadows”.
She is a great actress, but she is also a singer and has sung many beautiful songs like “Payasa (Kannada, 2010), “Edo Anukunte” (Telugu, 2011), “Ammammo Ammo” (Malayalam, 2011), “Oh Priya Priya” (Telugu, 2012), and “Payasam” (Malayalam, 2012).
- Nandi Award for Best Actress for the film, “Ala Modalaindi” in 2011.
- Hyderabad Times Film Award for Promising Newcomer Female for the film, “Ala Modalaindi” in 2011.
- Ugadi Puraskar Award for Best Actress for the film, “Ala Modalaindi” in 2011.
- CineMAA Award for Best Actress (Jury) for the film, “Ishq” in 2012.
- 2nd South Indian International Movie Award for Rising Star of South Indian Cinema (Female) in 2012.
- Filmfare Awards South for Best Actress-Telugu for the film, “Gunde Jaari Gallanthyyinde” in 2013.
- Vanitha Film Award for Best Pair (along with Dulquer Salmaan) for the film, “Ustad Hotel” in 2013.
- Filmfare Awards South for Best Actress-Telugu (Critics) for the film, “Malli Malli Idi Rani Roju” in 2015.
- Nandi Special Jury Award for the film, “Malli Malli Idi Rani Roju” in 2015.
- 5th South Indian International Movie Award for Best Actress-Tamil (Critics) for the film, “OK Kanmani” in 2015.
- 65th Filmfare Awards South for Best Supporting Actress-Tamil for the film, “Mersal” in 2018.
Colour: Black, Blue
Film Director: Mani Ratnam
Cuisine: South Indian
Films: Titanic (1997), The Matrix (1999), Spider-Man (2002).
Music Director: A.R. Rahman
Travel Destinations: Kerala, London, Goa
Singer: Shreya Ghoshal
Writer: John Grisham
Amazing Facts of Nithya Menen
- Nithya’s hobbies include singing and traveling.
- She is a polyglot and speaks six languages fluently.
- She has worked in many different language films like Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Hindi.
- Nithya Menen has featured on the covers of many fashion magazines like “JFW” (Just for Women) Magazine” and “Provoke Magazine”.
- Nithya is a judge on the Indian Idol show.
- Nithya likes to click photoshoots.
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