Nithya Menon WikiNithya 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 was recently seen in Telugu movie Janatha Garage.
BiographyNithya 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.
Personal ProfileName : 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)
FamilyNithya Menen was born in Bangalore into a Malayali family. Currently, her parents are living in Bangalore.
In Aadavaallu Meeku JoharluShort beauty Nitya Menon has roped in opposite senior hero Venkatesh's film "Aadavaallu Meeku Joharlu". It will be directed by Kishore Tirumala. This romantic comedy revolves around the female lead. Talk is that, the chemistry between Venkatesh and Nithya Menen will be the main highlight of the movie. This unconventional love story will get to the audience soon.
Boyfriend/DatingIn an interview, actress Nithya Menon shared that, she fell deeply in love with her college mate and was in the relationship with him for a while. Later she realized that the guy was not the right for her and has broken up with him. Nithya has also added that, after that she has never fallen in love or has been linked to any co-star.
In Janatha GarageJanatha Garage is an action film, directed by Koratala Siva and produced under Mythri Movie Makers. The movie features Mohanlal, Jr NTR, Nitya Menon, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Mohanlal in lead roles. The music is given by Devi Sri Prasad and movie has received positive reviews.
CareerNithya Menon has made her first screen appearence at the tender age of 10 in the Indian English film "Hanuman". 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. Nithya's 2016 movie are 24, Rajadhi Raja, Okka Ammayi Thappa and Janatha Garage.
Awards2011 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
Filmography1998 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 Okka Ammayi Thappa (Telugu)
2016 Rajadhi Raja (Telugu)
2016 Janatha Garage (Telugu)
Upcoming moviesAadavaallu Meeku Joharlu
Director Sripriya's Ghatana
FavouritesColour: 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