The starry-eyed diva who is ruling the roost of South Cinema.
Age and Height
Trisha was born on 4 May 1983 and is 35 years old as of 2018. She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Trisha was often linked with her co-stars, including Vijay and Rana Daggubati. However, she has always strongly denied such rumours.
Trisha was engaged to Chennai-based businessman Varun Manian in January 2015. However, she announced in May 2015 that the relationship has ended.
Trisha was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu to a Tamil Iyer family. Her father Krishnan was a general manager at a luxury hotel, while her mother is Uma Krishnan. Trisha's father died in 2012. She considers her mother to be the strongest support pillar in her life.
Trisha ventured into modelling when she was just 16 years old, winning Miss Salem and Miss Madras beauty contest in 1999. This was followed by a role in a Phalguni Pathak music video and an uncredited role in the movie Jodi. Though she was signed by Priyadarshan for his next project, it got delayed and her debut film became Mounam Pesiyadhe in 2002. In 2003, she appeared in 6 films and started getting recognized as a successful actor.
In 2004, she debuted in the Telugu film industry with Varsham, which became a huge success. Over the next two years, she appeared in more than a dozen films. However, she was constantly overshadowed by her male co-actors and was given weak roles. An exception to this was Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana, which earned her great praise. In 2007 she starred in Aadavari Matalaku Arthale Verule and Kireedam, both of which were huge successes and cemented her position as one of the top actresses of South.
In 2008 Trisha appeared in 7 films, two of which (Abhiyum Naanum and Krishan) were blockbusters. In 2010, she starred as a Syrian Christian refugee in Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa, which earned her accolades. In the same year, she marked her Bollywood debut with Khatta Meetha. Over the next few years, Trisha appeared in almost two dozen more films, most of which were commercially successful.
Trisha was one of the many Tollywood actors, whose private pictures were leaked under SuchiLeaks. Her stand on Jallikattu caused a severe backlash against her by the supporters of the tradition. In 2017, Trisha received criticism for supporting KKR in the IPL instead of a South team.
Trisha loves eating brown rice and chicken curry. Her favourite actors include Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts and Manisha Koirala. She loves swimming in her free time.
Trisha has a long list of awards and accolades. She has won 2 CineMAA awards, 4 Filmfare South Awards, 5 South Indian International Movie Awards and 3 International Tamil Film Awards. Her other awards include a Nandi Award for Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana and Tamil Nadu State Film Awards for Abhiyum Naanum.
Trisha is a huge animal lover and a goodwill ambassador for PETA. She initially wanted to become a criminal psychologist.
|Real Name||Trisha Krishnan|
|Famous Role||Janaki Devi (Jaanu) in 96|
|Height (In Cm)||165|
|Date of Birth||1983-5-4|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|College||Ethiray College for Women, Chennai|
|Education Qualification||Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)|