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Nithya Menon is an Indian film actress and playback singer, best known in South Indian films. In 1998 she made her acting debut as a child artist in an Indian English language film "Hanuman". She made her Telugu film debut with Ala Modalaindi. She has acted in many hit films in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam and even in English languages. Nithya is recently seen in Vikram Kumar's movie '24'. She will be coming up with Telugu movie 'Janatha Garage'.


Nithya was born on 8 April 1988, in Bangalore, Karnataka. She has completed graduation in Journalism at the Manipal Institute of Communication. She never dreamt about acting and loved to be a journalist. But later she decided to be a film-maker and joined a course in cinematography at the FTI Pune. During her enterance exam she met director Nandini Reddy, which turned Nithya into lead actress.

Nithya Menon

Personal Profile

Name : Nithya Menon
Nick Name : Nitya
Birthplace : Bangalore, Karnataka
Date of birth : 8 April 1988
Age : 28 years
Height : 5'2"
Zodiac sign : Aries
Hobbies : Dancing,Lisening Music, Reading Books and Watching Movies
Education : Graduation in Journalism
Occupation : Actress, Playback singer
First/Debut movie : Ala Modalaindi (Telugu), Hanuman (English)

Latest news

Nithya Menen has been roped in actor Vikram's upcoming film titled as Marma Manithan. The film also stars Nayanthara as second famale lead. The film in now being remade in Hindi with Aditya Roy Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha reportedly playing the lead roles.

In Janatha Garage

Janatha Garage is an upcoming 2016 Telugu action film, which is being directed by Koratala Siva. The movie features Mohanlal, N. T. Rama Rao Jr. and Samantha Ruth Prabhu in lead roles. The film also stars Nithya Menon as second lead. The movie will be released on August 12, 2016.


Nithya Menen was born in Bangalore into a Malayali family. Currently, her parents living in Bangalore.


Nithya Menon has made her first screen appearence at the tender age of 10 in the Indian English film "Hanuman", as younger sister to Tabu's character. When she was in 12th, she got the leading role opposite great Malayalam actor Mohanlal in Aakasha Gopuram. She next made her Kannada debut with the film Josh. Her first Telugu movie was "Ala Modalaindi" alongside Nani, which earned her three awards. Later she was seen in the film 180 alongwith Siddharth and Priya Anand.

Nithya's 2012 release was the Telugu romantic hit film Ishq. In 2013, she starred in three Telugu films, Okkadine, Jabardasth and Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde. Nitya was latest seen in the film Rudramadevi as Muktamba.


Tollywood actress Nithya Menon is currently dating a Kollywood popular producer's son. The name is not yet revealed.


2011 The Hyderabad Times Film Awards 2011
2012 Nandi Award for Best Actress
2012 Thikkurissy Foundation Award for Most Popular Actress
2012 Ugadi Puraskar Award for Best Actress

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1998 Hanuman (child artist) (English)
2005 Seven O' Clock (Kannada)
2008 Akasha Gopuram (Malayalam)
2009 Josh Meera (Kannada)
2009 Vellathooval (Malayalam)
2011 Ala Modalaindi (Telugu)
2011 180 (Telugu)
2012 Ishq (Telugu)
2013 Okkadine (Telugu)
2013 Jabardasth (Telugu)
2013 Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde (Telugu)
2015 Malli Malli Idhi Rani Roju (Telugu)
2015 S/O Satyamurthy (Telugu)
2015 Yemito Ee Maaya (Telugu)
2015 Rudramadevi (Telugu & Tamil)
2016 24

Upcoming movies

2016 Raja Dhi Raja (Telugu)
2016 Janatha Garage (Telugu)


Colour: Black & Blue
Accessory : Bracelets & Rings
Jewel : Diamonds, Platinum gold
Cars : BMW,Skoda,Mersdes Benz
Place : Kerala, Goa,london
Music Director : A.R Rahman and IlayRaja
Movies : Titanic, Spiderman, Matrix
Writer : John Grisham
Director : ManiRatnam
Singer : Sherya Goshal
Actress : Shobana
Sport : Cricket
Clothes : Jeans, T Shirts
Food: Pistas, Pizzas, Italian, Chines and All South Indian Foods

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