19 November 1991 (age 26)
Kolenchery, Kerala, India
|Occupation||Actress, model, dancer, makeup artist & stylist|
|Spouse(s)||Rinku Tomy (2015–present)|
Elsa George (born 1991), better known by her stage name Muktha in the Malayalam film industry and by Bhanu in the Tamil film industry, is an Indian film actress. She is also a classical dancer and an entrepreneur.
Muktha started her career as a child artist when she was in class six. She acted in television serials such as Swaram (on Amrita TV)  and then switched to the film industry. Her first film, Lal Jose's Achanurangatha Veedu, released in 2005, when Muktha was doing her 8th standard. She was seen as Lisamma in the film and The Hindu wrote "It's perhaps one of the most enduring female roles in modern Malayalam cinema".
She later acted in a Telugu film titled Photo opposite Geetanjali and Anjali. She made her successful entry into the Tamil film industry with the film Thaamirabharani opposite Vishal. She later starred in some Malayalam films like Nasrani and Goal.
She played an established actress in the Tamil film Pudhumugangal Thevai.
In Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal she played the role of a "feisty young woman" called Mallika who belongs to a fishing community. For her role, she spent one month on the beach under the sun, getting herself a tan and also learnt to speak Tamil in the Nagercoil slang.
Muktha was born as Elsa George, the youngest of two children to George and Saly at Kolenchery. She has an elder sister, Doshy Marya George. She went to St. Augustine's Girls Higher Secondary School, Kothamangalam, Kerala.
|2007||Thaamirabharani||Bhanumathy Saravanaperumal||Tamil||Nominated, Vijay Award for Best Debut Actress|
|Ponnar Shankar||Tamil||Special appearance|
|Moondru Per Moondru Kaadhal||Mallika||Tamil|
|Desingu Raja||Tamil||Special appearance|
|Lisammayude Veedu||Malayalam||Archive footage|
Shot from Achanurangatha Veedu
|Angry Babies in Love||Interviewer||Malayalam|
|Ormayundo Ee Mukham||Hema||Malayalam|
|2015||You Too Brutus||Ancy||Malayalam|
|Chirakodinja Kinavukal||Dancer||Malayalam||Special appearance|
|Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga||Seema||Tamil|
- Swaram (Amrita TV)
- Ayilliyam kavu (Surya TV)
- Pavithrabandham (Asianet)
- Star Challenge (Flowers TV)
- "ഓലക്കുടചൂടി വരന്, ചട്ടയും മുണ്ടുമണിഞ്ഞ് വധു;താരവിവാഹം വ്യത്യസ്തമായി". mathrubhumi.com. Retrieved 1 September 2015.
- A Sharadhaa (2013-10-09). "Bhanu all for darling". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2013-10-17.
- Nita Sathyendran (2011-12-10). "Act of expression". The Hindu. Retrieved 2013-10-17.
- A Sharadhaa (2013-02-11). "Muktha replaces Vedhika in Brindavana". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2013-10-17.
- "Muktha - Exploited by her father!". Sify.com. 2008-10-16. Retrieved 2013-10-17.
- "Muktha - Find what you like". tikkview. 2013-01-30. Retrieved 2013-10-17.
- V Lakshmi, TNN (2012-07-11). "Bhanu is back with Sivaji now! - Times Of India". Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 2013-10-17.
- TNN (2012-12-23). "Bhanu is back! - Times Of India". Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 2013-10-17.
- "Yogi sizzles with Darling co-star Bhanu - The Times of India". Timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 1970-01-01. Retrieved 2013-10-17.