Nayanthara (born Diana Mariam Kuriyan; November 18, 1984) is an Indian actress who appears mainly in the Tamil cinema.
Nayanthara made his acting debut in the film Manassinakkare 2003 Malayalam with Jayaram. He Debuted in Tamil cinema with Ayya (2005) and Telugu with Lakshmi (2006). Both were successful. After that, he had numerous commercially successful Tamil and Telugu films such as Chandramukhi (2005), Dubai Seenu (2007), Tulasi (2007), Billa (2007), Yaaradi Nee Mohini (2008), Aadhavan (2009), Adhurs (2010), Simha (2010), Chief Entoura Bhaskaran (2010), Sri Rama Rajyam (2011), Raja Rani (2013), Arrambam (2013), Thani Oruvan (2015), Maya (2015), Naanum Rowdy Dhaan (2015), Babu Bangaram (2016) and IRU Mugan (2016).
In 2010, he also made his cinematic debut in Kannada through the bilingual film Kannada-Telugu Super, his only appearance in a Kannada film so far. His portrait of Sita in Sri Rama Rajyam (2011) won the Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actress and the Nandi Award for Best Actress. He Won the Filmfare Award for Best Tamil Actress for her performance in Raja Rani (2013), Naanum Rowdy Dhan (2015) and Aramm (2017). Kochi Times named it in its “list of 15 most desirable women in 2014 “. In 2017, she was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Malayalam Actress for her performance at Puthiya Niyamam (2016), marking her first Filmfare prize in Malayalam. Nayanthara is the only female actor who has done this for the Indian Forbes Celebrity 100 2018 List of Southern India, with his total gains credited on the 15.17 rupees. Nayanthara is part of several large budget films. She is shot for Viswasam of Ajith and Chiranjeevi SyE RAA Narasimha Reddy. He Also signed Love’s Malayalam film action drama, in which he will share the screen space with Nivin Pauly.
Nayanthara was born in Bangalore, Karnataka, India, from the parents of the Malayali Malankan Jacobite, Kurin Kodiyattu and Omani Kurin Orthodox Church, which come from the Kodiyatt aristocratic family of Tiruvalla, Kerala. His Nine-year-old brother, Leno, lives in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As His father was an employee of the Indian Air Force, Hansika Motwani studied in various parts of India, mainly in northern India. She did her studies in Jamnagar, Gujarat and Delhi. At Tiruvalla, she studied at Balikamadom Girls ‘ High school and then attended Marthoma College, Thiruvalla for her bachelor’s degree in English literature.