Nayanthara Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Husband, Family, Net Worth, Current Affairs

Nayanthara is a famous Indian actress who has starred in numerous Tamil and Telugu movies. Diana Mariam Kuriyan, known as Nayanthara, was born on November 18, 1984.

She is regarded as one of the most popular southern main actresses, earning her the nicknames Lady Superstar and Thalaivi of Tamil cinema. To be sure, Nayanthara is the highest-paid actress in the South Indian Film Industry.

Also, she has been named “South India’s Most Desirable Woman” more than once.

Nayanthara Details

NameDiana Mariam Kurian 
Nick Name
Date of BirthNovember 18th, 1984
SchoolBalikamadom Girls Higher Secondary School
ProfessionActress, Model, Television Presenter, Film Producer
Nayanthara Instagram ID

Nayanthara is a native of India who was raised in Syria by her Christian parents. However, she converted to Hinduism at the Arya Samaj Temple in Chennai on August 7, 2011.

Her mom is Omana Kurian, and her dad is Indian Air Force officer Kurian Kodiyattu. Her only sibling is Leno Kurian, a resident of Dubai, UAE.

Nayanthara Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Husband, Family, Net Worth, Current Affairs

Nayanthara and Silambarasan were dating. However, after a few years together, their romance fizzled out. Then, when Nayanthara met Prabhu Deva, love blossomed between them.

Since they had already been dating, they decided to tie the knot. Latha, Prabhu Deva’s wife, petitioned the family court in 2010 for reunification with her husband and an order prohibiting him from continuing to live with Nayanthara.

She even threatened a hunger strike if Prabhu Deva wed Nayanthara, and various women’s groups held demonstrations against the actress for allegedly tarnishing the reputation of Tamil culture.

When asked about her relationship with Prabhu Deva in 2012, Nayanthara said that she and Prabhu Deva had broken up.

Beginning January 2018, Nayanthara has been in a relationship with Vignesh Shivan. While filming Naanum Rowdydhaan in 2015, the two fell in love. As of 2019, Nayanthara and Vignesh Shivan are reportedly engaged.

Nayanthara’s Biography

While Nayanthara was still in school, she began her modeling career on the side. Initially, she declined the position in the film when offered by director Satyan since she had no interest in acting in movies.

Her first film was Manassinakkare (2003), also in Malayalam, and it marked her acting debut.

Her first film, Ayya (2005), directed by Hari, marked her debut in Tamil cinema. After starring in the comedy Ayya, director P. Vasu chose her to star in the horror film Chandramukhi.

The film was in theatres for more than 800 consecutive days. In 2006, with the film Lakshmi, she made her first appearance in a Telegu film.

She finished filming her second Telegu film, Boss I Love You, in the same year, 2006.

Nayanthara’s Academic Background

Her father’s service with the Indian Air Force meant she spent her childhood moving around the country, from Chennai to Jamnagar to Delhi.

A graduate of Balikamadom Girls High Secondary School in Thiruvalla, Kerala, she attended schools in Jamnagar and Delhi.

Furthermore, she graduated with a degree in English Literature from Mar Thoma College in Thiruvalla, Kerala.

Nayanthara Personal Details

Nayanthara Father NameKurian Kodiyattu
Nayanthara Mother NameOmana Kurian
Nayanthara Birth PlaceBangalore, Karnataka
Nayanthara age38 Years
Nayanthara Famous forActing
Nayanthara SiblingsBrother – Lenu Kurian
Marital Status of Nayanthara Married
Nayanthara HusbandVignesh Shivan
HometownBangalore, Karnataka
Religion of Nayanthara Hinduism
Debut in TVManassinakkare
Height in Feet1.57 m
Hair ColourBlack
Eye ColourBlack
Children nameUyir and Ulagam

Nayanthara Trivia

  • The Christian faith of her upbringing in Syria shaped who she is now.
  • The Arya Samaj in Chennai is where she converted to Hinduism in 2011.
  • In 2003, she placed second in Kerela’s Best Model competition.
  • There have been many highs and lows throughout her career.
  • Her father was a pilot for the Indian Air Force; his name was Kurian Kodiyattu.
  • While Nayanthara was still in school, she began her modeling career on the side.
  • Before pursuing a career in film, she planned to earn her CA (Chartered Accountant) designation.
  • Nayanthara’s performance as Goddess Seetha in Sri Rama Rajyam garnered her the Filmfare and Nandi Awards.
  • She spent her childhood moving across India from places like Chennai and Jamnagar to Delhi because her father served in the Indian Air Force.
  • In 2003, she placed second in Kerela’s Best Model competition.
  • She has extra digits on her hands; her left one is particularly primitive.
  • In 2018, Nayanthara was the only female actor from South India to make it onto the Forbes India “Celebrity 100” list.
  • She has two properties: one in her native Kerala and one in Chennai.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.