Nayanthara was born on November 18, 1984 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. She visited Jamnagar, Gujarat and Delhi. And graduated from high school at Balikamadom Girls High Secondary School in Thiruvalla, Pathanamthitta, Kerala. She later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (English Literature) from Mar Thoma College in Thiruvalla, Pathanamthitta, Kerala.
|Real Name||Diana Mariam Kurian|
|Nickname||Lady Superstar, Nayantara, Nayan and Mani|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 5″
|Weight||in Kilograms- 53 Kg
in Pounds- 117 lbs
|Date of Birth||18 November 1984|
|Age (as in 2016)||32 Years|
|Birth Place||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Scorpio|
|School||Balikamadom Girls High School, Thiruvalla|
|College||Mar Thoma College, Tiruvalla|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of Arts in English Literature|
|Debut||Film Debut: Manassinakkare (2003)|
|Family||Father– Kurian Kodiyattu
Mother– Omana Kurian
|Hobbies||Reading, long driving and listening music|
|Controversies||• After she started dating Prabhu Deva in 2008, his wife Latha filed a petition at the court to take action to stop Nayanthara and Prabhu Deva’s from their live-in-relationship and resettle her family life. And, after her hunger strike warnings and other pressures, Nayantara ended her relationship with Prabhu Deva.
• In 2016, she was detained at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport for an alleged drug offence, when she was coming back to India after shooting Iru Mugan with Vikram.
|Favourite Food||North Indian food|
|Favourite Actor||Rajinikanth and Vijay|
|Favourite Film||Pokiri, Billa and Yaradi Nee Mohin|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Silambarasan a.k.a Simbu (Actor)
Prabhu Deva (Dancer and Director)
|Salary||3 crores/film (INR)|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Interesting Facts About Nayanthara
- Does Nayanthara smoke?: No.
- Does Nayanthara drink alcohol?: Not known
- Nayanthara was born into an Orthodox Malay Syrian Christian family, but converted to Hinduism in 2011 at the Aarya Samaj Temple in Chennai.
- When her father was with the Indian Air Force, she grew up in different parts of India, such as Chennai, Gujarat and Delhi.
- She was the second place in the Best Model 2003 in Kerela.
- During her college days in 2003, director Sathyan Anthikkad saw her and cast her in a Malayalam film.
- Her 2005 film Chandramukhi was such a huge success that it was the longest running South Indian film with 800 days in the Shanthi Theaters.
- She got her breakthrough role as goddess Seethain for the film Sri Rama Rajyam, for which she won the Filmfare and Nandi Award.
- She tattooed Prabhu Deva’s name on her wrist during a relationship with her.
- If not an actress, she would have been an accountant.