Manasi Sudhir Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Hometown: Udipi, Karnataka
Marital Status: Married
Husband: Sudhir Rao

Manasi Sudhir

Full NameVidushi Manasi Sudhir
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 177 cm
in meters- 1.77 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-32-34
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm: Kannada: Ramya Chaitrakala (2006)
Tulu: Kancheelda Bale (2011)
Short Film: Neralu (2018)

Personal Life
Age (as of 2022)Not known
BirthplaceUdupi, Karnataka
HometownUdupi, Karnataka
SchoolT. A. Pai English Medium High School in Udupi
College/University• Government First Grade College, Thenkanidiyuru, Karnataka
• Poorna Prajna College, Udupi (MA English)
Educational QualificationMaster of Arts in English Literature
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date12 June 2006
Husband/SpouseSudhir Rao Kodavoor (Dance teacher)
Manasi Sudhir with her husband
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- Surabhiputti
Manasi Sudhir with her daughter
ParentsFather- Muraleedhara Upadhya (retired Kannada professor)
Mother- Sharada Upadhya
A picture of Manasi Sudhir's parents
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- Alaka Jithendra (Yoga therapist)
Manasi Sudhir with her sister, Alaka Jithendra

Manasi Sudhir's image


Some Lesser Known Facts About Manasi Sudhir

  • Manasi Sudhir is an Indian actress, singer, and professional Bharatanatyam dancer.
  • In an interview, while talking about her career, Manasi said,

    Acting was something that I had never thought. It happened to me by accident.”

  • When Manasi was pursuing her master’s degree in college, she debuted as an actor in the Kannada film ‘Ramya Chaitrakala’ (2006).

    Poster of the Kannada film 'Ramya Chaitrakala' (2006)

    Poster of the Kannada film ‘Ramya Chaitrakala’ (2006)

  • Manasi’s talent was initially recognized by her father’s friend, Jayant Kaikini, a Kannada poet. He gave Manasi the opportunity to perform at a programme in Mangaluru. In an interview, Manasi said that Jayanti recommended her to act in films. Soon, Manasi started performing in Carnatic vocal concerts. She often posts videos of her singing on social media platforms such as Instagram and YouTube.
  • In 2009, Manasi appeared in the Kannada film Shankara Punyakoti. Later, she appeared in many Indian Kannada-language films including Ammana Mane (2019) and Katha Sangama (2019). In 2022, Manasi appeared in Rishab Shetty’s critically acclaimed thriller film Kantara. In this film, she played the role of the protagonist’s mother.
  • Apart from acting in Kannada films, Manasi has also appeared in Tulu films.
  • Manasi and her husband are co-directors of Nrithya Nikithana Kodavoor, a dance institution, in Udipi. They also perform at several shows along with their team.

    Manasi Sudhir and her husband in a still from their performance

    Manasi Sudhir and her husband in a still from their performance