Iswarya Menon

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Iswarya Menon
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Born (1995-05-08) 8 May 1995 (age 26)[1]
Other namesAishwarya Menon
OccupationActress
Years active2015–present

Iswarya Menon is an Indian film actress who predominantly works in the Tamil,[2] Kannada and Malayalam language films.[3][4]

Early life and education[edit]

Iswarya Menon's family hails from Kerala, but she was born and brought up in Erode, Tamil Nadu. She completed her higher secondary education from Bharathi Vidya Bhavan, Erode.[5] She completed her Instrumental engineering course from SRM Engineering College, Erode.[6]

Career[edit]

Menon debuted in Tamil cinema in Kadhalil Sodhappuvadhu Yeppadi.[7] She debuted as Akshara in the Kannada industry with Dasavala which was directed by M S Ramesh. She was cast opposite Prem, of Jogi fame.[8] The film released on 11 October 2013 and her performance as a mentally challenged girl was generally well received.[9][10][11][12][13]

Menon's next release was the Tamil film Apple Penne.[14] It was based on a mother and daughter relationship, with Iswarya as the daughter, and Roja as her mother.[15][16] She next appeared in the Kannada horror comedy Namo Boothatma.[17][18][19]

Co-starring Fahadh Faasil, she made her next Malayalam debut in the romance film Monsoon Mangoes,[20] in which she portrays Rekha, a "practical and independent young woman".[20] She then appeared in CS Amudhan's Tamizh Padam 2.[21]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Language
2012 Kadhalil Sodhappuvadhu Yeppadi Shivani Sriram Tamil
Love Failure Telugu
2013 Apple Penne Komalavalli Tamil
Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru Harini
Dasavala Aishwarya Kannada
2014 Namo Boothatma Soumya
2016 Monsoon Mangoes Rekha Malayalam
2017 Veera Renuka Tamil
2018 Tamizh Padam 2 Ramya/ Gayathri/Khaleesi
2020 Naan Sirithal Ankitha
2022 Vezham TBA

References[edit]

  1. ^ "TOI Profile".
  2. ^ "Andrea Jeremiah to Iswarya Menon: Kollywood celebrities who have social media pages for their pets".
  3. ^ "Dasavala shoot starts". The Times of India. 22 May 2013. Archived from the original on 18 October 2013.
  4. ^ "Dasavala to release this Friday". The Times of India. 9 October 2013. Archived from the original on 23 October 2013. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
  5. ^ Sreekumar, Priya (15 December 2013) Following her heart. Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved on 8 March 2020.
  6. ^ Sharadhaa, A. "Not relying on luck alone: Akshara Menon". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 18 October 2013.
  7. ^ "Iswarya Menon's next, an edge-of-the-seat thriller". The New Indian Express.
  8. ^ "Dasavala to go on floors on May 22". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 27 September 2013. Retrieved 20 May 2013.
  9. ^ "Daswala movie review: Wallpaper, Story, Trailer". The Times of India. 12 October 2013. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
  10. ^ "Movie review: Dasavala". Bangalore Mirror. 11 October 2013. Retrieved 18 October 2013.
  11. ^ "Movie Review : Dasavala". Sify.com. Archived from the original on 9 November 2013. Retrieved 18 October 2013.
  12. ^ Sharadhaa, A (12 October 2013). "It's about the family". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 18 October 2013.
  13. ^ Sandesh MS (11 October 2013). "Dasavala – Movie Review". Oneindia Entertainment. Retrieved 18 October 2013.
  14. ^ Gupta, Rinku (22 October 2013). "A heroine centric debut". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 14 November 2013.
  15. ^ "Apple Penne gets U certificate". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 12 November 2013. Retrieved 1 October 2013.
  16. ^ "Vatsan turns solo hero". Deccan Chronicle. 23 September 2013. Retrieved 18 October 2013.
  17. ^ Watch: Trailer of Namo Bhootaathma. Times of India (16 November 2014). Retrieved on 8 March 2020.
  18. ^ Nikita in Namo Boothatma. Times of India (21 August 2014). Retrieved on 8 March 2020.
  19. ^ Pinning hopes on a ghost. Bangalore Mirror (26 November 2014). Retrieved on 8 March 2020.
  20. ^ a b Fahadh upcoming: Acting with Fahadh was a dream come true | Malayalam Movie News. Times of India (20 March 2015). Retrieved on 2020-03-08.
  21. ^ Tamizh Padam: Iswarya is the female lead in Tamizh Padam 2.0 | Tamil Movie News. Times of India (30 November 2017). Retrieved on 2020-03-08.

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