Nayanthara Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Affairs & More


Real NameDiana Mariam Kurian
NicknameLady Superstar, Nayantara, Nayan and Mani
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 5"
Weightin Kilograms- 53 Kg
in Pounds- 117 lbs
Figure Measurements34-26-34
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth18 November 1984
Age (as in 2016)32 Years
Birth PlaceBengaluru, Karnataka, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
HometownTiruvalla,Kerala, India
SchoolBalikamadom Girls High School, Thiruvalla
CollegeMar Thoma College, Tiruvalla
Educational QualificationsBachelor of Arts in English Literature
DebutFilm Debut: Manassinakkare (2003)
FamilyFather- Kurian Kodiyattu
Mother- Omana Kurian
Nayanthara with her mother
Sister- N/A
Brother- Lenu Kurian
HobbiesReading, long driving and listening music
Controversies• After she started dating Prabhu Deva in 2008, his wife Latha filed a petition at the court to take action to stop Nayanthara and Prabhu Deva's from their live-in-relationship and resettle her family life. And, after her hunger strike warnings and other pressures, Nayantara ended her relationship with Prabhu Deva.
• In 2016, she was detained at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport for an alleged drug offence, when she was coming back to India after shooting Iru Mugan with Vikram.
Nayanthara detained at an airport

Favourite Things
Favourite FoodNorth Indian food
Favourite ActorRajinikanth and Vijay

Favourite ActressSimran
Favourite FilmPokiri, Billa and Yaradi Nee Mohin
Favourite ColourBlack
Favourite DestinationCanada
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsSilambarasan a.k.a Simbu (Actor)
Nayanthara and Simbu
Prabhu Deva (Dancer and Director)
Nayanthara and Prabhu Deva
Vignesh (Director)
Nayanthara and Vignesh
Money Factor
Salary3 crores/film (INR)
Net Worth$10 million


Some Lesser Known Facts About Nayanthara

  • Does Nayanthara smoke?: No
  • Does Nayanthara drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Nayanthara was born to an orthodox Malayali Syrian Christian family, but in 2011, she converted to Hinduism at the Aarya Samaj Temple in Chennai.
  • As her father was in Indian Air Force,  she grew up in different parts of India, like Chennai, Gujarat and Delhi.
  • She was the runner-up in the 2003 Best Model in Kerela.
  • During her college days in 2003, college, director Sathyan Anthikkad saw her and cast her in a Malayalam movie.
  • Her 2005  film Chandramukhi was such a huge hit  that it was the longest running South Indian film with 800 days at Shanthi Theaters.

  • She got her breakthrough role as Goddess Seetha in the film Sri Rama Rajyam, for which she won Filmfare and Nandi Award. Nayanthara as Seetha in Sri Rama Rajyam
  • She tattooed Prabhu Deva’s name on her wrist during a relationship with her. Nayanthara Prabhu Deva tattoo
  • If not actress, then she would have been a Chartered Accountant.