Nithya Ravindran

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Nithya
Born
Nithya Shanthi

India
NationalityIndian
OccupationActress, dancer
Years active1969-1984
1999 Present

Nithya Ravindran is an Indian film actress who acts prominently in Malayalam.[1] She had acted only in few movies. But her lead role in Lorry as a teenager (1980) is well noted. She then started acting in Tamil serials.[2]

Background[edit]

Her father was a government employee at 'Madras Atomic Power Station' and mother was a house wife. Her father had a drama troupe and she started as child artist in her father's dramas. She has two younger sisters, Jayasree and Lakshmi. She had her primary education from Stella Matutina College of Education, Chennai till eighth grade. Due to shortage in attendance she shifted to Government girls high school. She dropped her studies at ninth grade since she became busy with movies by then. Nithya started her film career as a child artist in Kuruthikkalam, a Malayalam movie in 1969. She went on to act in few movies as a child artist and later became a heroine. She had acted in few Tamil, Kannada, Telugu movies as well. She is married to Ravindran, a Cameraman in Tamil movies. The couple has a daughter, Janani and a son, Arjun.[3]

Television[edit]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Language Director Co Stars
1969 Kuruthikkalam Malayalam A K Sahadevan Sathyan, Madhu
1978 Mariamman Thiruvizha Tamil C. Venkatesh Sivakumar, Sujatha
1979 Pambaram Malayalam Baby Prem Nazir, Bhavani
1980 Kudumbam Oru Kadambam Mythili Tamil S.P. Muthuraman Visu, Suhasini
1980 Lorry Rani Malayalam Bharathan Prathap Pothen, Achankunju, Balan K. Nair
1980 Maniyan Pilla Adhava Maniyan Pilla Raseena Malayalam
1980 Ashwaradham Shanti Malayalam I. V. Sasi Srividya, Raveendran
1981 Rani Tamil Bharathan Pratap K. Pothen
1982 Anthiveyilile Ponnu Malayalam Radhakrishnan (RK) Sukumaran, Kamalahasan
1982 Panchajanyam Sarada Malayalam KG Rajasekharan Prem Nazir, Swapna
1982 Theerpu Tamil R. Krishnamoorthy Sivaji Ganesan, Sujatha
1982 Kurukkante Kalyanam Sainaba Malayalam Sukumaran
1982 Enikkum Oru Divasam Usha Malayalam Sreekumaran Thambi
1982 Chiriyo Chiri Neena Malayalam Balachandra Menon Mammootty, Balachandra Menon
1982 Snehapoorvam Meera Malayalam Harikumar Nedumudi Venu, Poornima Jayaram
1982 Velicham Vitharunna Penkutty/Punitha Malar Nithya Malayalam/Tamil Shankar,Poornima Jayaram
1983 Naseema Usha Malayalam A Sheriff Mohanlal, Nedumudi Venu
1983 Coolie Santhi Malayalam Ashok Kumar Ratheesh, Mammootty
1983 Antha Sila Naatkal Tamil Venkat Mohan, Poornima Bhagyaraj
1983 Theeram Thedunna Thira Nurse Malayalam
1983 Ee Yugam Geetha Malayalam NP Suresh Sukumaran, M. G. Soman
1983 Kattathe Kilikkoodu Malayalam Bharathan Mohanlal, Srividya
1984 Onnum Mindatha Bharya Roohiya Malayalam Balu Kiriyath Mammootty, Jalaja
1984 Krishna Guruvaayoorappa Bhama Malayalam
1984 Vetta Malayalam Balu Kiriyath Mammootty, Mohanlal
1984 Vepraalam Anu Malayalam Menon Suresh Rajkumar Sethupathi, Lakshmi
1984 Dhavani Kanavugal Tamil K. Bhagyaraj K. Bhagyaraj, Raadhika
1985 Uyarndha Ullam Tamil S. P. Muthuraman Kamal Hassan, Ambika
1986 Oru Swakaryam Kanakam Malayalam
1987 Sirivennela Telugu K. Viswanath
1995 Naan Petha Magane Tamil V. Sekhar Manorama, Raadhika, Nizhalgal Ravi, Urvashi
1999 Kudumba Sangili Tamil Ramchandar
2000 Alaipayuthey Tamil Mani Ratnam
2001 Sigamani Ramamani Tamil Visu S. Ve. Shekher, Urvashi
2002 Pammal K. Sambandam Tamil Moulee Kamal Haasan, Simran
2010 Uthamaputhiran Bharatham Sundaram Tamil Mithran Jawahar Dhanush, Genelia
2014 Megha Mugilan's Mother Tamil Karthik Rishi Ashwin Kakumanu, Srushti Dange
2017 Saravanan Irukka Bayamaen Saravanan's mother Tamil Ezhil Udhayanidhi Stalin, Regina Cassandra
2017 Thondan Tamil Samuthirakani Vikranth, Arthana

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.metromatinee.com/artist/Rudra-5964
  2. ^ http://kvivekshankar.wordpress.com/2011/08/03/mylapore-academy-tv-serial-awards-2010/
  3. ^ Actress Nithya in Manam Thirumbuthe (21/03/2015), retrieved 30 July 2019

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