Nithya Menon WikiNithya Menon is an Indian film actress and playback singer, known for her works in South Indian films. In 1998 she made her acting debut as a child artist in an Indian English language film "Hanuman". She has gained fame through Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam and even English films. She is coming up with Vikram Kumar's 24 and K. S. Ravikumar's bilingual project titled Kotigobba 2.
BiographyThe cute and sweet actress 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, but loved to be a journalist. But she felt that journalism was not what it used to be and 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 to actress. Then she signed for the lead female role in her first project "Ala Modalaindi", under Nandini Reddy direction.
Personal ProfileName : Nithya Menon
Nick Name : Nitya
Birthplace : Bangalore, Karnataka
Date of birth : 8 April 1988
Age : 27 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)
Upcoming movie Okka Ammayi ThappaNithya Menen will soon be seen opposite Sundeep Kishan in the upcoming film Okka Ammayi Thappa. This is first for the actors to share screen space with. The film will be directed by newcomer Rajasimha Thaatinada and produced by 'Cinema Choopistha Maava' fame Anji Reddy. Mickey J Meyer will be the music composer of the film. The makers are planning to release movie in 2016 early summer.
In JathagaOk Bangaram pair Nithya Menen and Dulquer Salmaan are once again teaming up for Malayalam dub Telugu movie. Their on-screen chemistry was spell bounded. Now producer Suresh Kondeti is dubbing Malayalam block buster Usthad Hotel into Telugu as "Jathaga". This Malayalam movie revolves around a guy's aspirations, his father's dreams and grandpa's hotel was a blockbuster and was appreciated by the audience. The film also won Vanitha Film Awards for Best Pair.
FamilyNithya Menen was born in Bangalore into a Malayali family. Currently, her parents living in Bangalore.
CareerNithya 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 the middle 12th exams, she got the leading role opposite great Malayalam actor Mohanlal in the film Aakasha Gopuram. She next made her Kannada debut with the film Josh. Her first Telugu film was "Ala Modalaindi" alongside Nani, turned out to become a super hit. This film earned her three awards. Later she was seen in the film 180 alongwith Siddharth and Priya Anand.
Nithya's 2012 release was the Telugu romance film Ishq with Nitin Reddy. In 2013, she starred in three Telugu films, Okkadine, Jabardasth and Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde. In the film Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde she dubbed for herself and even for her co-star Isha Talwar. Nitya was seen in latest released film Rudramadevi in the role as Muktamba. |
Boyfriend/DatingTollywood actress Nithya Menon is currently dating a Kollywood popular producer's son. The name is not yet revealed.
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)
As playback singer2010 Payasa Aidondla Aidu
2011 Edo Anukunte Ala Modalaindi
2011 Ammammo Ammo Ala Modalaindi
2012 Oh Priya Priya Ishq
2013 Arere Arere Jabardasth
2013 Doore Doore Neengi Natholi Oru Cheria Meenalla
2013 Hi my name is malini Malini 22
2013 Navve Kaluva (Duet)
2013 Yennali (Immigrant Mix)
Upcoming movies2016 Okka Ammayi Thappa
2015 Jathaga (Telugu)
FavouritesFavorite Colour: Black & Blue
Favorite Accessory: Bracelets & Rings
Favorite Jewel: Diamonds, Platinum gold
Favorite Cars: BMW,Skoda,Mersdes Benz
Favorite Place: Kerala, Goa,london
Fav.Music Director: A.R Rahman and IlayRaja
Favorite Movies: Titanic, Spiderman, Matrix
Favorite writer: John Grisham
Favorite Director: ManiRatnam
Favorite Singer: Sherya Goshal
Favorite Actress: Shobana
Favorite Sport: Cricket
Favorite Clothes: Jeans, T Shirts
Favorite Food: Pistas, Pizzas, Italian, Chines and All South Indian Foods