Nithya Menen is a very popular name in Indian cinema. She is an actress as well as a playback singer.
Age and Height
Nithya was born on 8th April 1988, in Bengaluru, Karnataka and is 30 years of age (as of 2018). Her height is 5 feet 3 inches.
Marriage and Relationships
Nithya Menon is still single and is not involved in any relationships. Her first and foremost love is her career and she wants to make a niche for herself with her acting career. She was inspired to become a filmmaker because she wanted to give shape to her ideas and make it more expressive and understandable to the masses.
Nithya Menen’s mother is from Palakkad and her father is from Calicut. She has no siblings.
Nithya has played numerous roles in various South Indian movies including Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu and Tamil films.
Nithya Menen made her acting debut with an Indian English Language film named ‘The Monkey who knew too much’ in the year 1998, while she made her singing debut in the year 2010 with ‘Payasa’ which was recorded in Kannada language, followed by ‘Edo Anukunte’ in Telugu in 2011, ‘Ammammo Ammo’ in Malayalam in 2011 and ‘Hi My name is Malini’ in Tamil in 2013. Nithya appeared for the first time in the world of television in 2001 with the Hindi soap Choti Maa...Ek Anokha Bandhan. Her first movie as a lead role was a Kannada movie named 7 o’clock.
Nithya Menon was nominated for the best actress and best playback singer category many times, right through 2011, but her first award came along at the Filmfare awards for best actress category for her Telugu flick ‘Gunde Jari Gallanthayindde’ in the year 2014. She even received the Nandi Awards in the category Special Jury award for her outstanding performance in the Telugu film ‘Malli Malli Iddhi Rani Roju’ in the year 2016. She was also awarded the Best Supporting actress Filmfare award for the movie ‘Mersal’ in Tamil in the year 2018.
Nithya Menon wanted to become a journalist as she was an idealist and had even studied Journalism at the Manipal University, however she dropped the idea as she thought journalism was no longer what it used to be. She then took up acting as her career option as she believed cinema was the best platform to express one’s ideas and feelings.
|Real Name||Nithya Menen|
|Famous Role||As Nithya in Ala Modalaindi|
|Height (In Cm)||160|
|Date of Birth||1988-4-8|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|College||Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal, Karnataka. Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, Maharasthra|
|Education Qualification||Graduation in Journalism, Course in Cinematography|