Hansika Motwani is an Indian actress, she was born on 9 August 1991 in Bombay, India in a Sindhi-speaking family. Her father is a businessman and her mother is a Dermatologist. She has an elder brother, the name of her elder brother is Prashant. In 2004, her parents were divorced and she lives with her mother in Andheri, Bombay, India. She acted in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films. As a child, Hansika Motwani also worked in some TV shows.
Hansika Motwani made her debut as an adult in the film industry with a Telugu film Desamuduru in 2007. And for this film, she won a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South. Then she works in some high budget Telugu films like Kantri, Maska. Hansika Motwani debut Tamil film was Mappillai in 2011. After that, she worked in some hit movies, which were commercially successful. Some of her successful Tamil films are Engeyum Kadhal (2011), Velayudham (2011), Oru Kal Oru Kannadi (2012), Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru (2013) and Maan Karate (2014).
As a child, Hansika Motwani started her Television career with a TV show named Shaka Laka Boom Boom. Later she acted in another Indian TV show called Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand. For her amazing role in Niklla Hoga Chand, she won the Favorite Child Award at the star Parivaar Awards. As a child, she also acted in a movie as a child supporting role in Koi Mil Gaya with Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta.
As mentioned above, her debut Telugu film was Desamuduru, in which she acted opposite Allu Arjun, a Telugu film superstar. Her debut film as a leading actress in Hindi film was Aap Kaa Surroor, opposite Himesh Reshammiya.
In 2008, Hansika Motwani acted in a Kannada film Bindaas, opposite Puneet Rajkumar, it is her only Kannada film till date. At the same year, she also acted Kantri, paired with Jr. NTR. Her successful Tamil debut film was Mappillai in 2011, paired with famous Tamil actor Dhanush. Her next Tamil film was also very successful, which was Engeyum Kadai, paired with Jayam Ravi.
Hansika Motwani acted in two films in 2012, one in Tamil and another in Telugu. First one was a comedy romance film Oru Kal Oru Kannadi, and the 2nd one was Denikaina Ready. Both films were critically and commercially successful films. She achieved a nomination for Best Actress for her excellent performance. In 2013, she worked in Tamil movie Settai, paired with Arya. She worked in total five films in 2014 and becoming popular day by day.
In 2015, her first acted film was Aambala, directed by Sundar C, It was her third film under Sundar C’s direction. In the same year, she also acted in Romeo Juliet, directed by Lakshman.Hansika Motwani is very fluent in Tamil and Telugu Languages. She is also a physically conscious person. She is also related to some charity work and also the brand ambassador of Chennai Turns Pink. She is a very good onscreen performer from childhood.