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Hometown: Bangalore
Marital Status: Unmarried
Age: 32 Years

Nithya Menen

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Profession(s)Actress, Playback Singer, Dubbing Artist
Famous Role‘Tara’ in the Tamil film, “O Kadhal Kanmani” (2015)
Nithya Menen in O Kadhal Kanmani
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 3”
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm (English): The Monkey Who Knew Too Much (1998)
Nithya Menen in The Monkey Who Knew Too Much
Film (Malayalam): Akasha Gopuram (2008)
Nithya Menen in Akasha Gopuram
Film (Telugu): Ala Modalaindi (2011)
Nithya Menen in Ala Modalaindi
Film (Tamil): Nootrenbadhu (2011)
Nithya Menen in Nootrenbadhu
Film (Kannada): Seven O' Clock (2005)
Nithya Menen in Seven O’ Clock
Film (Hindi): Mission Mangal (2019)
Nithya Menen in Mission Mangal
TV (Hindi): Choti Maa...Ek Anokha Bandhan (2001)
Song (Kannada): Payasa (2010)
Song (Telugu): Edo Anukunte (2011)
Song (Malayalam): Ammammo Ammo (2011)
Song (Tamil): Hi My Name is Malini (2013)
Web Series: Breathe: Into the Shadows (2020)
Nithya Menen in Breathe Into the Shadows
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Nandi Award for ‘Best Actress’ for the film, “Ala Modalaindi” (2011)
• Hyderabad Times Film Award for ‘Promising Newcomer Female’ for the film, “Ala Modalaindi” (2011)
• Ugadi Puraskar Award for ‘Best Actress’ for the film, “Ala Modalaindi” (2011)
• CineMAA Award for ‘Best Actress (Jury)’ for the film, “Ishq” (2012)
• 2nd South Indian International Movie Award for ‘Rising Star of South Indian Cinema (Female)’ (2012)
• Filmfare Awards South for ‘Best Actress-Telugu’ for the film, “Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde” (2013)
• Vanitha Film Award for ‘Best Pair (along with Dulquer Salmaan)’ for the film, “Ustad Hotel” (2013)
• Filmfare Awards South for ‘Best Actress – Telugu (Critics)’ for the film, “Malli Malli Idi Rani Roju” (2015)
• Nandi Special Jury Award for the film, “Malli Malli Idi Rani Roju” (2015)
• 5th South Indian International Movie Award for ‘Best Actress – Tamil (Critics)’ for the film, “OK Kanmani” (2015)
• 65th Filmfare Awards South for ‘Best Supporting Actress – Tamil’ for the film, “Mersal” (2018)
Personal Life
Date of Birth8 April 1988 (Friday)
Age (as in 2020)32 Years
BirthplaceBanashankari, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Zodiac signAries
NationalityIndian
HometownBangalore, Karnataka, India
College/University• Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal
• Mount Caramel College, Bangalore
Educational QualificationCourse in Journalism
HobbiesSinging, Travelling
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Family
Husband/SpouseN/A
ParentsNames Not Known
Nithya Menen with her mother and her grandfather
Favourite Things
ActorMohanlal
ActressShobana
Colour(s)Black, Blue
Film DirectorMani Ratnam
CuisineSouth Indian
Film(s)Titanic (1997), The Matrix (1999), Spider-Man (2002)
Music DirectorA. R. Rahman
Travel Destination(s)Kerala, London, Goa
SingerShreya Ghoshal
SportCricket
WriterJohn Grisham

Nithya Menen

Some Lesser Known Facts About Nithya Menen

  • Nithya Menen is an Indian actress, playback singer, and a dubbing artist.
  • She was born into a Malayali family in Bangalore.

    Nithya Menen's childhood picture

    Nithya Menen’s childhood picture

  • Nithya was good at dancing and singing in her school and college days. She actively took part in co-curricular activities in her childhood.
  • At the age of 10, Nithya worked as a child artist in the English film, “The Monkey Who Knew Too Much” (1998).
  • Nithya wanted to become a journalist since childhood. However, when she was in her final smester, she found it unappealing and decided to make her career in filmmaking.
  • After graduating in journalism, Nithya enrolled herself in Pune’s Film and Television Institute of India to do a course in cinematography.
  • When Nithya appeared for the entrance exam of the course, she met the film director, B. V. Nandini Reddy who convinced her to pursue acting.
  • Nithya made her acting debut in 2001 with the TV serial, “Choti Maa…Ek Anokha Bandhan.”
  • She made her film debut in 2005 with the Kannada film, “Seven O’ Clock.”
  • Subsequently, she made her Malayalam film debut with the film, “Akasha Gopuram,” Kannada film debut with the film, “Josh,” Telugu film debut with the film, “Ala Modalaindi,” and Tamil film debut with the film, “Nootrenbadhu.”
  • Thereafter, she featured in films like “Ishq,” “Ustad Hotel,” “Mersal,” “Awe,” “100 Days of Love,” “Iru Mugan,” “24” and “Praana.”

    Nithya Menen in Ustad Hotel

    Nithya Menen in Ustad Hotel

  • Her Bollywood debut came in the year 2019 with the film, “Mission Mangal.”
  • In 2020, she made her digital media debut with the web series “Breathe: Into the Shadows.”
  • Apart from acting, she has also sung many songs, including “Payasa” (Kannada, 2010), “Edo Anukunte” (Telugu, 2011), “Ammammo Ammo” (Malayalam, 2011), “Oh Priya Priya” (Telugu, 2012), and “Payasam (Malayalam, 2012).”

  • Menen has worked in the films of many different languages, like Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu, and Tamil.
  • Nithya has featured on the covers of magazines like “JFW (Just For Women) Magazine” and “Provoke Magazine.”

    Nithya Menen on the cover of the Provoke magazine

    Nithya Menen on the cover of the Provoke magazine

  • Nithya has a good command over 6 different languages including Hindi, English, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, and Tamil.