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Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema

  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Southern actress Nayantara started her film career with Malayalam cinema. She proved to be a lucky mascot for the filmmakers in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada movies as well. Here is a look at her journey.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Diana Mariam Kurian, popularly known by her stage name Nayantara. The actress was born to Malayi-Syrian parents. The actress completed her education in English literature.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • The actress was a small time model before she was spotted by director Sathyan Anthikad. The actress made her debut with Malayalam film 'Manassinakkare'.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Nayantara proved to be a lucky mascot for the producers in her very first film. As the film raked high profits at the box-office Nayantara kept receiving acting offers.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • The actress played her dream role of romancing Malayalam superstar in her next two films- 'Natturajavu' and 'Visamayathumbathu'.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Nayantara made her debut in Tamil films with 'Ayya'(2005) opposite Sarath Kumar. While her Telugu debut was 'Lakshmi' (2006), she made her foray into Kannada films with 'Super'(2010).
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • She played the leading lady opposite Malayalam superstar Mammooty in the films 'Thaskara Veeran' and 'Rappakal'.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Nayantara slowly and steadily climbed the ladder of success with her films. She became a household name in South.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • The actress ruled Tamil and Telugu cinema with superhits like 'Chandramukhi', 'Boss-I love you', 'Ghajini' and 'Kalavnin Kadali'.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • The actress rose to fame with her strong performances and different roles. She received the Vijay award, Filmfare award, CineMAA award, Santhosham best actress award, Ugadi Puruskar award and many others.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • The actress established herself as one of the leading ladies in the Southern film industry.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Nayantara has her hands full with her upcoming film starring Nagarjuna 'Greeku Veerudu'. The film is directed by Dasardh Kumar. The music is composed by SS Thaman.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • The actress has her four big releases in the year 2013 namely 'Ethir Neechal', 'Valai', 'Kathirvelan Kadhal', 'Raja Rani'.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Nagarjuna has a stylish look in the film. He plays an NRI who comes to India to marry an Indian girl. Nayantara will play his lady love in the film.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Nayantara was recently awarded with the Nandi award for her critically acclaimed Telugu mythological film 'Sri Ram Raiyam'. The actress played the role of Sita in the film.
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema
  • Profile: From model to a popular actress Nayantara's journey in Southern cinema