Priyamani is one of the biggest names in the South Indian film industry. She is an actress and former model who appears in Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi movies.

This National Film Award winning actress received widespread recognition for her performance in “Paruthiveeran.” Her other successful movies are “Yamadonga” opposite Jr NTR and “Thirakkatha” alongside Prithviraj Sukumaran.

Priyamani : Early Life and Personal Details

Priyamani was born as Priya Vasudev Mani Iyer on 4th June, 1984. Her father, Vasudeva Mani Iyer is an entrepreneur and her mother, Latha Mani Iyer is a former bank manager at union bank. She grew up in Bengaluru with her brother Vishakh.

Priyamani is 5 feet 6 inches tall. She possesses a desirable physique which weighs 117 lbs and measures 34-26-35. Her horoscope is Gemini. She is of Indian nationality and practices Hinduism. After completing high school from Sri Aurobindo Memorial School, Bengaluru, she graduated from Bishop cotton Women’s Christian Law College.

Priyamani was in a romantic relationship with entrepreneur Mustufa Raj for ages. After dating for a long period, they married on August 23.

Priyamani : Career

Priyamani made her acting debut in the 2003 “Evara Athagadu.” After giving several averages and flops, she rose to fame with “Pellaina Kothalo.” “Paruthiveeran” turned out to be the turning point in her career as she garnered much acclaim for her performance.

In 2007, she emerged with hits like “Yamadonga” and “Malaikottai.” The following year, she collaborated with Prithviraj Sukumaran in “Thirakkatha”, which became a commercial and critical success. In 201o, she acted in “Pranchiyettan & the Saint” which became the longest-running Malayalam film since 2005.

She made her Bollywood debut with “Raavan” alongside Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai. Next, she paired with Vivek Oberoi in “Rakhta Charita.” Her later days successful movies are “Paruthiveeran” and “Vishnuvardhana.” Her item number with Shah Rukh Khan in “Chennai Express” created a huge buzz among the audiences.

Priyamani : Awards

Priyamani is one of the few actresses who enjoys great commercial and critical success in her career. For her remarkable performance as Muththazhagu in “Paruthiveeran”, she received the National Film Award. Also, she received Tamil Nadu State Film Awards and Filmfare Awards for the same movie. Further, she won two Filmfare Awards and one Vijay Awards.

Priyamani : Ney Worth and Lifestyle

Being one of the leading actresses in the South Indian film industry, Priyamani is living a luxurious lifestyle. She has an estimated net worth of INR 20 crore. Her fee per movie is around INR 25 lakh. She has been the brand ambassador for several leading brands such as Kolors, Bhima, and Vaseline.

Priyamani resides in Bengaluru. She owns several lavish cars such as Mercedes Benz GLS, Audi A3, and Skoda. Apart from acting, her hobbies are listening music and dancing. She has a sweet tooth and just loves ice creams and chocolates. Kamal Haasan and Sridevi are her favorite artist. Being an animal lover, she even posed for a PETA ad campaign in 2017.