Ananya or Ayilya Gopalakrishnan Nair is an Indian who is a popular film actress in the South Indian film industry. She majorly appears in popular Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu language movies.
She is mainly known for her roles in popular movies like Positive and Naadodigal. She has also received many popular awards and honors throughout her career in the South Indian film industry and has become an established actress in the industry.
Born on 29 March 1987, Ananya’s age is 33 years as of 2021. She was born and brought up in a well-settled Hindu family from Kochi, Kerala, India.
She completed her initial schooling at a local High School in Kochi, Kerala. After that, she completed her graduation with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communicative English from St. Xavier’s College for Women in Aluva, Kerala, India.
She was very active in sports during her school and college days. She even participated in State Championship in archery and has won the tournament. She also represented her college in a popular TV reality show titled Star Wars, and after that, she has received many offers for acting by various directors.
|Full Name||Ayilya Gopalakrishnan Nair|
|Date of Birth||29 March 1987|
|Birth Place||Kochi, Kerala, India|
|School||Local High School, Kochi, Kerala, India|
|College / University||St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva, Kerala, India|
|Education Qualification||Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communicative English|
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Ananya belongs to a well-settled Hindu family from Kochi, Kerala, India. She is known to hold an Indian nationality and has her belief in the Hinduism religion, moreover she is a Nair by caste.
Her father’s name is Gopalakrishnan Nair is a well-known film producer in the South Indian film industry and her mother’s name is Praseetha Nair who is a housewife.
She also has a younger sibling, her brother’s name is Arjun Nair.
Ananya’s marital status is married. She is married to Anjaneyan who is a Kerala based businessman by profession. The couple got married in the year 2012 in a private ceremony in Kerala.
|Father Name||Gopalakrishnan Nair|
|Mother Name||Praseetha Nair|
|Brother Name||Arjun Nair|
Ananya is a good looking beautiful lady with an attractive and charming personality. She owns a hot figure with impressive figure measurements of an hourglass slim body type. Her figure measurements are 34-28-34 inches approximately.
She is 5 feet and 3 inches in height and her body weight is around 58 Kg. She has beautiful long black color shiny hair and also has black color beautiful and mesmerizing eyes.
Ananya started her career as a child actress in the Malayalam film industry. She made her debut appearance in the movie titled Pai Brothers in the year 1995, produced by her father. In the same year, she has also worked in the movie Vrudhanmare Sookshikkuka as a child artist. After that, she started focusing on her studies and quits her acting career.
In the year 2008, she made her return to the film industry with her appearance in the Malayalam movie titled Positive as a lead actress. After that, she has worked in numerous popular movies in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam languages.
She has been featured in movies like Shikkar, Fiddle, Kandahar, Seedan, Seniors, D Company, 100 Degree Celsius, Tiyaan, God Father, and many more popular movies. Along with her filming career, she has also appeared in many popular television shows like Thamasha Bazaar, Doore, Star Challenge, Smart Show, and many other popular serials and reality shows. Not only as an actress she has also appeared as a host and participant in these television shows.
Ananya has won many popular awards throughout her career in the film and television industry. She has won the Kerala State Television Award for Best Actress in the year 2012 for her role in the TV serial Doore.
She has also won the Filmfare Awards South for Best Supporting Actress in the year 2011 and has won the Asianet Film Award for Best Supporting Actress. She has received the Vijay Awards for Best Debut Actress and has been nominated for Best Supporting Actress in the year 2009 and 2011.
Facts and Information
In an interview, Ananya revealed that initially, she has rejected four-five acting offers after her graduation, but after some time she decided to give it a try and made her debut in the industry with the movies Positive.
Ananya has risen to fame for her role in the popular Tamil movie titled Naadodigal, which also become a commercial hit and she gained huge popularity and was appreciated by everyone for her acting.