Nayanthara – Biography, Career, Awards and Net Worth
Nayanthara is the lady superstar of Tamil movie industry. She is an actress with gorgeous looks and expressive eyes. She is a bold actress who really knows how to present herself on the screen and win people’s heart.
Nayanthara came into Kollywood with a bang with her debut movie “Manassinakkare.” She created ripples in the industry with her glamorous roles and starred in hits like “Ghajini”, “Arrambam”, and “Naanum Rowdy Dhaan.” She worked with many big names of Kollywood such as Vijay, Suriya, and Ajith.
Nayanthara : Early Life and Personal Details
She was born on 18 November, 1984, in Bengaluru, Karnataka to Kurian Kodiyattu and Omana Kurian. He grew up with her brother Lenu Kurian in Tiruvalla, Kerala. She did her schooling from Balikamadom Girls High School, Thiruvalla. She is an alumnus of the Mar Thoma College, Tiruvalla.
The stunning and lively actress Nayanthara is 5 feet 5 inches tall with long black hair and expressive black eyes. This Scorpion actress’s sensuous figure weighs 117 lbs with measurement of 34-26-34. She belongs to Indian nationality and practices Hindu religion and culture.
This gorgeous actress’s personal life always attracts huge media attention. In her initial days, she was madly in love with actor Silambarasan. Next, she dated director Prabhu Deva for a brief period. At present, she is seeing Vignesh, a director by profession.
Nayanthara : Career
Nayanthara made her acting debut in the 2003 Malayalam movie “Manassinakkare” opposite Jayaram. Next, he worked with veteran actor Mohanlal in the super hit “Vismayathumbathu.”
In 2005, she ventured into Tamil cinema with “Ayya” starring opposite Sarath Kumar. The following year, she made her Telugu debut with “Lakshmi” opposite superstar Venkatesh Daggubati. Meanwhile, she starred in commercial and critical hit “Ghajini” alongside Suriya and Asin.
Nayanthara gradually developed her stature in the South Indian film industry by giving many successful movies. Some notable are “Chandramukhi”, “Billa”, “Boss Engira Bhaskaran”, and “Yaaradi Nee Mohini.” Her later days hits include “Naanum Rowdydhaan”, “Babu Bangaram”, and “Iru Mugan.” At the moment, she is the highest paid actress in South India after Anushka Shetty.
Nayanthara : Awards
During her glittering career, Nayanthara enjoyed great commercial and critical success. She has won awards like Edison Awards, Filmfare Awards South, Nandi Awards, SIIMA, and Vijay Awards. Also, she was honored with Amitabh Bachchan Youth Icon Award in 2015.
Nayanthara : Net Worth and Lifestyle
Nayanthara has an estimated net worth of $10.5 million. She charges a whopping sum of INR 3 crore per film. Her sources of income include acting, modelling and endorsement deals. She has endorsed for several brands such as Tata Sky, GRT Jewellery, and Pothys Designer Sarees.
Nayanthara is living a comfortable life with her family. She resides in Tiruvalla, Kerala and owns a lavish flat in the Prestige Neptunes Courtyard, Kochi. Her impressive car collection boasts BMW X5, BMW Series, and Audi IT Roadster.
Apart from acting and modelling, her hobbies are reading, long driving, and listening music. Despite coming from South India, she enjoys North Indian food. She is a huge fan of superstar Rajinikath.