Poornima Indrajith

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Poornima Indrajith
Born Poornima Mohan
Kerala, India
Other names Anu
Occupation Model, actress, television anchor, talk show host
Years active 1997–present
Spouse(s) Indrajith Sukumaran
Children Prarthana, Nakshathra
Parent(s) Mohan, Shanthi
Relatives Priya Mohan (sister)
Sukumaran (Father-in-law)
Mallika Sukumaran (Mother-in-law)
Prithviraj (brother-in-law)

Poornima Indrajith (née Mohan) is an Indian actress, Fashion Designer, television anchor and talk show host who acted in Malayalam and Tamil films. She started her career as a model and then went on to host a music countdown show Pepsi Top Ten on Asianet. She acted in many successful television soaps such as Oomakkuyil. She has also acted in many movies, including Meghamalhar, Valliettan, and Randam Bhavam. She received the best supporting actress award for her role in Meghamalhar. She hosted a television show Kadha Ithu Vare on Mazhavil Manorama channel.[1] She has appeared in many advertisements too.She is a talented dancer also.Now she is turned into a famous fashion designer. She runs a boutique by name PRANAAH. She writes a regular column named "In Style" for "Chithrabhumi" a supplement of Mathrubhumi.

Personal life[edit]

She is born to Mohan and Shanthi, in a Kerala settled Tamil Pillai family. Her father is a practicing lawyer and mother runs a dance school.[2] She has a younger sister Priya Mohan, who is also an actress.[3]

Poornima is married to Malayalam actor Indrajith. She has two daughters, Prarthana and Nakshatra.[4] She is the daughter-in-Law of famous Malayalam actor late Sukumaran and actress Mallika Sukumaran. Malayalam actor Prithviraj Sukumaran is her brother-in-law.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Director Co-Stars
2008 Gulabi Talkies Girish Kasaravalli
2001 Dany Madhavi T. V. Chandran Mammootty
2001 Meghamalhar Rekha Kamal Biju Menon, Samyuktha Varma
2001 Unnathangalil Julie Jomon Manoj K Jayan, Lal, Sai Kumar
2001 Naranathu Thampuran Sridevi Viji Thampi Jayaram, Siddique
2001 Randaam Bhavam Akhila Lal Jose Suresh Gopi, Lal, Biju Menon, Narendra Prasad
2000 Varnakkazchchakal Sridevi Sunder Das Dileep, N.F Varghese, Haripriya
2000 Valliettan Lakshmi Shaji Kailas Mammootty, Manoj K Jayan, Sai Kumar
1998 Cotton Mary Receptionist
1998 Kadhalukku Mariyadhai Mini's friend Fazil Vijay, Shalini
1997 Innalekalillaathe Maya George Kithu Manju Warrier, Biju Menon
1986 Onnu Muthal Poojaym Vare Sound presence Reghunath Paleri

As a host[edit]

  • Idavelayil
  • Kadha Ithu Vare
  • Amul Sangeetha Mahaayudham
  • Swarna Mazha
  • Pepsi Top Ten

Television Serials as an actress[edit]

  • Kolangal (Sun TV)
  • Venalmazha (Surya TV)
  • Peythozhiyathe (Surya TV)
  • Olangal
  • Oomakkuyil
  • Vava (Surya TV)
  • Nizhalukal (Asianet)
  • Prayanam (Surya TV)
  • Santhwanam (Asianet)
  • Sthree Oru Santhwnam (Asianet)

Other Works[edit]

  • Ugram Ujwalam (Mazhavil Manorama) - Reality Show - Jury
  • Vanitha Ratnam (Amrita TV) - Reality Show - Jury
  • Deal Or No Deal (Surya TV) - Reality Show - Participant
  • Sarigama (Asianet) - Game Show - Participant
  • Ningalakkumaakam Kodeiswaran - Reality Show - as a phone a friend

References[edit]

  1. ^ Actor Indrajith & Actress Poornima : Profile & Biography: Facebook & Twitter pages of Indrajith. Spiderkerala.net. Retrieved on 2012-07-14.
  2. ^ http://www.nostalgiamag.in/details.php?cat=&id=379
  3. ^ "Second innings for Priya Mohan". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 5 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Striking a balance". The Hindu. 1 June 2007. Retrieved 15 May 2010. 

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