Karthika Nair is a very popular and beautiful Tollywood Actress, who is mainly working in Telugu movies. She has also acted in different languages including Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada movies. She was famous for her movie “Ko” opposite Jiiva, released in 2011.
Born : 27 June, 1992
Birth Place : Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Height : 5′ 6″ (1.67m)
Weight : 57 kg
Education : Graduate
Profession : Actress and Model
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Hinduism
Horoscope : Cancer
Parents : Radha Nair and Rajasekaran Nair
Siblings : Thulasi Nair (Sister), Vignesh Nair (Brother)
Marital Status : Single
Hobbies : Dancing, Travelling
Education and Career:
Karthika Nair completed her schooling from Podar International School in Mumbai. Now she is pursuing an international degree in business at the London School of Economics.
At age 17, she made her acting debut with the Telugu film “Josh” opposite Naga Chaitanya in 2009. Karthika Nair initially had a Malayalam film “Makaramanju” with the cinematographer and director Santhosh Sivan in the Malayalam film industry. During this time, she also appeared in the film “Ko”, which was her first Tamil film. Later, she appeared in another Malayalam movie “Kammath & Kammath”, where she has done the role of a village girl by the name Surekha. The actress Karthika expressed her desire to come back to her parents’ state and do more Malayalam movies in a recent interview. The interview was telecast by a popular television channel during the Vishu festival.
In her 6 year career in the South Indian film industry, Karthika Nair had acted in only one Kannada film named, “Brindavanam”. In this movie, she played the role of Bhoomi.
Some of the famous films in which Karthika Nair acted are “Makaramanju”, “Ko”, “Dammu”, Kammath & Kammath, “Annakodi”, “Brindavana”, “Deal”, “Gold”, “Puramokku”.
- Josh (2009, Telegu)
- Ko (2011, Tamil)
- Makaramanju (2011, Malayalam)
- Dammu (2012, Telegu)
- Kammath & Kammath (2013, Malayalam)
- Annakodi (2013, Tamil)
- Brindavana (2013, Kannada)
- Brother of Bommali (2014, Telegu)
- Purampokku Engira Podhuvudamai (2015, Tamil)
- Vaa Deal (2016, Tamil)
Some of the awards she received are –
- Santosham Film Award for Best Debut Heroine – “Josh”,
- Jaya TV Award for the Sensational Debut Heroine – “Ko”
- Kerala state Film Critics Award for Best Debut – “Makaramanju”
- SIIMA Award for the Best Female Debut Actress (Malayalam) – “Makaramanju”
- Vanitha Film Award for Best Debut – “Makaramanju”
Karthika was born to former Indian actress Radha and hotelier Rajasekharan Nair, and she is the niece of actress Ambika. She has two siblings, a brother and a sister, Thulasi Nair, who is also a South Indian actress.
Presently she is focusing on her professional life. She is single as of now and is not looking forward to marriage in recent future.
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