Aishwarya Lekshmi

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Aishwarya Lakshmi
Born (1990-09-06) 6 September 1990 (age 28)
Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Residence Trivandrum, Kerala
Occupation Model, actress
Years active 2017–present

Aishwarya Lekshmi is an Indian model and actress from Kerala. She began her career as a model in 2014 and made her acting debut in 2017 with the movie Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela, followed by Mayaanadhi (2017) and later by Varathan .[1] She won Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South for her first film.[2]She soon picked up lead roles in other malayalam movies as well.

Early life[edit]

Aishwarya Lekshmi is from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. She attended Holy Angels' ISC school,Trivandrum and completed her MBBS degree from Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences (SNIMS), Ernakulam, in 2016. She also completed her internship there.[1][3] She resides in Trivandrum.[4]


Lekshmi has been modelling since 2014.[5] She has appeared on the covers of magazines such as Flower World, Salt Studio, Vanitha and FWD Life. She has modelled for brands such as Chemmanur Jewellers, Karikkeneth Silks, La Brenda, Ezva, and Akshaya Jewels.[3]

She states that she "never planned on acting", but now that she has finished her studies, she decided to give it a try when she chanced upon casting call by Althaf Salim for the family-drama Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela starring Nivin Pauly and was cast in a prominent role.[1] She then did the female lead in romantic thriller Mayaanadhi by Aashiq Abu. The film became a major success and her role as an aspiring actress garnered appreciation. She singled into play lead role in Telugu film Naa... Nuvve, but later opted out. In 2018, she signed for Varathan with Fahadh Faasil.


Year Title Role Language Notes
2017 Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela Rachel Malayalam
2017 Mayaanadhi[6] Aparna Malayalam [2]
2018 Varathan Priya Malayalam
2018 Vijay Superum Paurnamiyum Paurnami Malayalam Post Production
TBA Argentina Fans Kaattoorkadavu TBA Malayalam Pre Production
TBA Untitled Vishal Film TBA Tamil Announced


Kerala Film Critics Association Awards
Asianet Comedy Awards
Yuva Awards
North American Film Awards
  • 2018-Outstanding performance - Female - Mayaanadhi
Vanitha Film Awards
Asianet Film Awards
Filmfare Awards South
Toronto international South Asian film awards
Pravasi Express Awards Singapore
  • 2018 : Pravasi Express Youth Icon Award
South Indian International Movie Awards


  1. ^ a b c "Aishwarya Lekshmi to play Nivin's heroine". The Times of India. Retrieved 2017-08-20.
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  3. ^ a b "Security Check Required". Retrieved 2017-08-20.[non-primary source needed]
  4. ^ "'Destiny's child' Aishwarya Lekshmi: Meet the debutant heroine of Nivin Pauly's Njandukalude Naattil Oridavela". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2017-08-20.
  5. ^ "All You Need To Know About Aishwarya Lekshmi, Nivin Pauly's New Heroine". 2016-10-03. Retrieved 2017-08-20.
  6. ^ "Proud of being part of Mayaanadhi: Aishwarya Lekshmi - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-02-21.

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