Nayanthara Actress, Age, Wiki, Boyfriend, Family, Movies & More

Nayanthara is an Indian born popular actress, model, and film producer. She mostly appears in South Movies in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam language. Nayanthara is also known as Lady Super Star of South. Nayanthara is one of the highest paid actresses in the South Indian Film Industry. Also, she is the first choice of every film producer, because of her unique style of work as acting. Nayanthara is also a famous celebrity in Tamil Cinema as she is the most searched south actress on social media & online. She did many hit movies like Chandramukhi, Maya, Aramm, Raja Rani, Viswasam, Sye Ra Narasimha Reddy and Love Action Drama. She also honored as Most Desirable Women in South multiple time. So, Read this article for information like Nayanthara Age, Height, Weight, Family, Boyfriend, Hot Pics, Instagram & More.

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Nayanthara Wiki

Real Name:Diana Mariam Kurian
Nick Name:Lady Super Star, Nayanthara, Nayan & Mani
Profession:Actress, Model
Birthplace:Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Date of Birth:18 November 1984
Age:34 years (in 2019)
Height (Approx):in centimeter: 165 cm
in meter: 1.65 m
in feet inches: 5' 5"
Weight (Approx):in kilogram: 54 Kg
in pounds: 123 lbs
Figure Measurements (Approx):34-26-34
Zodiac Sign:Scorpio
Marital Status:Unmarried
Boyfriend/Affair:Silambarasan (Actor). Prabhudeva (Dancer & Director), Vignesh Shivan (Director)
Hobbies:Reading, Long Drive and Music Listening
Hometown:Tiruvalla, Kerala, India
Religion:Hinduism (converted from Christian)
Most Liked Food:North Indian Food
Favorite Actress:Simran
Favorite Actor:Rajinikanth, Vijay
Favorite Film:Pokiri, Billa
Salary:3 crore/film
Net worth:$10 million

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Nayanthara Biography

Nayanthara was born in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. She did his schooling in different cities of India because of his father’s job transfers. Nayanthara did Arts in English Literature from Marthoma College, Thiruvalla. During college, Nayan did modeling assignments for parttime. At that time, Sathyan Anthikkad spotted her and asked for a movie Manassinakkare. Initially, she refused him but later she convinced for Just one movie. It was her first debut in Malayalam movie and got huge success and appreciation from people. After that, she continuously got a film opportunity bu all the producers. She changed her mind and started her career as an actress.

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South movie actress Nayan did many hit movies like Billa (2007), Naanum Rowdy Dhaan (2015), Aramm (2017), Chandramukhi (2006), Imaikkaa Nodigal (2018) and Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy (2019), Kolaiyuthir Kaalam (2019) and Viswasam (2019).

After lots of struggle and dedication, Nayanthara made a strong stand in South Movie Industry. She is one of the highest paid actresses in the South Film Industry. Nayan is the most searched south celebrity on Google. People also used to search Nayanthara Photos or Nayanthara Images online.

Throughout the career, she got several awards for her outstanding acting in movies. Also, she honored as Most Desirable women multiple time.

Nayanthara Age, Family, Cast, Boyfriend

Nyan was born on 18 November 1984 into a middle-class family of Bangalore, Karnataka, India. She was brought up as a Syrian Christian. Her father, Kurian Kodiyattu is Indian Air force Officer and her mother is Omana Kurian. Nayanthara and her family migrated many places in India due to his father’s job transfers. She has one brother named as Leno Kurian who lives in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Actress Nayanthara is very caring about her family, she always used to post family photos on social media.

Nayanthara family
Nayanthara family

Nayanthara was brought up as Syrian Christian but in 2011, she converted to Hindu at the Arya Samaj temple in Chennai. After the process of shuddhi karma and homam, certificate of conversion to Hindu issued to her.

Nayanthara was in a relationship with Prabhu Deva who is a famous dancer and choreographer in 2008. They separated after Prabhu Deva’s wife Latha filed petition in court.

Now actress nayan is dating Vignesh Shivan who is director in South Film Industry.

Nayanthara with Vignesh Shivan
Nayanthara with Vignesh Shivan


Naynthara was born in Bagalore and did her schooling from different places on India including Jamnagar, Delhi, Tiruvalla. She did secondary education from the Balikamadom Girls High School, Tiruvalla. After that Nayan graduated in Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Marthoma College, Tiruvalla. Nayan started modeling as a part time while she was in college. During some modeling assignment director Satyan offered her role in movie. Initially she refused to work in movies but later she agreed for just one movie. So, in 2003 she did her first debut movie Manassinakkare in Malayalm. Nayantara got huge appreciation and fame for that movie. Just after that movie, she got lots of offers for the movie.

From 2004 to 2005, she did movies like Natturajavu (2004), Vismayathumbathu (2004), Thaskara, Rappakal (2005). Nayantara’s performance in Vismayathumbathu was praised by critics. She did her first Tamil debut with Ayya. While Shooting Ayya, she was selected for the horror movie Chandramukhi by Indian director P. Vasu. It film ran more than 800 days in theater and become commercially successful. She id hot performance in item number song in the movie Sivakasi.

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Nayanthara hot image

In 2006, she did movies like Kalvanin Kadhali, Boss I love You, Vallavan, Thalaimagan. Three of them released back to back on Deepavali time of 2006. In Thalaimagan she played a role of a news reporter. Following year, she featured in movie Billa and glamour look in that movie praised by her fans.

Nayanthara movie career from 2008

In 2008, Nayanthara did movies Yaaradi Nee Mohini, Her emotional roles in that movie had won the heart of viewers. She got several nominations in 56th Filmfare Award South and won Vijay Award for Favourite Heroine. Her following releases were Kuselan (2008), Satyam (2008), Villu (2009), Aegan (2008), and Aadhavan (2008).

From 2010 to 2013, Nayan appeared in movies like Adhurs, Bodyguard, Simha, Boss Engira Bhaskaran, Super. She won the Asianet Award for Best Actress for movie Bodyguard. Simnha was the highest grossing film of that year with enormous admiration. Super was the first debut in Kannada Film Industry. Nayan’s Elektra movie appreciated by critics and also screened at the International Film Festival of India as well as at the Dubai International Film Festival. Her outstanding performance as Sita in movie Sri Rama Rajyam won the heart of fans. Nayantara awarded as the Nandi Award for the Best Actress and Filmfare Award for the Best Telugu Actress. Also, movie Arrambam was commercially successful and highest grossing Tamil film of 2013.

In 2014, Nayantara featured in Anaamika which was a remake of Hindi Bollywood Kahaani. Following year’s movie, Maya made vast profit and increased fan following. The same year she did, Bhaskar the Rascal, Thani Oruvan, and many more. Iru Morgan and Aramm, both films made a huge impact on fan following. Her acting admired by people. Moreover, In 2017-18, Nayantara did Dora, Kolaiyuthir Kaalam, Imaikkaa Nodigal.

In 2019, she became female cast of movies Viswasam, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy.

Some interesting things about Nayanthara

Does Nayanthara smokes?: No

Does Nayanthara drinks alcohol?: No

Nayanthara wanted to study CA (Charted Accountant) before a career in Films. But due to dedication to films, she continued her career as an actress.

Nayantara tattooed Prabhudeva’s name on her wrist while she was dating him.

Nayanthara endorses many popular brands like GRT Jewellers, Tata Sky, Pothys designer Sarees, etc.

She loves to play with children and small kids. Her favorite destination to spend holidays is Canada.

Actress Nayanthara uses twitter to reaching out her fan following. Her official twitter id name is ‘NayantharaU‘. She has million of followers on social media.