Last Updated: 09 Oct, 2023 | Views: 592
Other Profession(s): Artist, Playback Singer
Famous For: Versatile Indian Actress
Higher Education: Graduate, Course in Journalism
Net Worth: $2.8 Million
Nithya Menen is a film actress and singer from Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada. She’s appeared in nearly 50 films. She’s so good that she was able to win a bunch of awards including three Filmfare Awards South and two Nandi Awards. Her friends describe her as hard working and determined. Even though she’s fluent in all these languages, she can’t read or write Malayalam. She started her education at Poorna Prajna School and then went off to Mount Carmel College in Bangalore where she got herself through it. Afterwards she went to Manipal Academy of Higher Education to study journalism and start her career there.
Nithya Menen Career
In 1998 – Nithya worked as a child artist in the French-Indian English film "The Monkey Who Knew Too Much."
In 2006 – She marked her debut with the Kannada film "7 O'Clock" in a supporting role.
In 2009 – Nithya appeared in the Kannada film "Josh," which became a box-office blockbuster.
In 2018 – Nithya starred in the film "Awe," She made history as the first popular South Indian actress to portray an LGBTQ psychologist.
In 2019 – Nithya debuted in Bollywood with the film "Mission Mangal" opposite Akshay Kumar.
Nithya Menen Achievements and Awards
• In 2009 – She got a Filmfare Best Supporting Actress – Kannada nomination for her performance in the film "Josh."
• In 2015 – Nithya won Nandi Special Jury Award for the film "Malli Malli Idi Rani Roju."
• In 2018 – She received Filmfare Best Supporting Actress – Tamil Award for the film "Mersal."
Nithya Menen Unknown Facts
• She has sung around 20 songs for her films as a playback singer. Nitya has sung Tamil, Malayalam, and Telugu films with her mesmerizing voice.
• Despite being a child artist, she had no desire to pursue acting. So instead, she graduated with a journalism degree. She afterward tried her hand at filmmaking. But she intended to be an actress.
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