Rekha Harris is an Indian actress who primarily works in the Tamil film and television industry. She is known for her portrayal of Ranjani in the Tamil-language romantic drama film Punnagai Mannan opposite Kaman Haasan.
Rekha is also got popularity for her roles in the TV shows like Kana Kaanum Kaalangal and Malayali Veetamma. Recently she entered Bigg Boss Tamil 4 house as a contestant along with Som Shekar, Rio Raj and Aari Arjuna.
Rekha Harris Wiki/Biography
Born on 18 May 1970, Rekha Harris’s age is 50 Years as of 2020. She was born and brought up in a middle-class family from Eramallor village in Alappuzha district, Kerala.
She completed her education from Unique Public School, Ooty. After that, she enrolled herself at the University of Tamil Nadu from where she completed her graduate course.
She always has a keen interest in acting and filming and has wanted to pursue her career as an actress in the South Indian industry. She didn’t have an interest in studies and is mainly inclined towards other co-curricular activities during her school time.
|Full Name||Rekha Harris|
|Real Name||Sumathi Josephine|
|Date of Birth||18 May 1970|
|Birth Place||Eramallor Village in Alappuzha, Kerala|
|Debut||Movie: Kadalora Kavithaigal in 1986|
TV: Kana Kaanum Kaalangal in 2006
|Famous For||Bigg Boss Tamil 4 Contestant|
|School||Unique Public School, Ooty|
|College / University||University of Tamil Nadu|
|Net Worth||Under Review|
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Rekha Harris belongs to a middle-class Christian family from Alappuzha, Kerala, India. Her nationality is Indian and she has faith in the Christianity religion.
Her father’s name is Varadaraja who was a farmer by profession and her mother was a housewife. Her born name is Sumathi Josephine but popularly known by her stage name Rekha.
Rekha Harris’s marital status is married. She is married to George Harris who is a seafood exporter by profession.
The couple got married in a private ceremony in the year 1996, after two years the couple got blessed with a baby girl named Anusha Harris.
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Husband Name||George Harris|
Rekha Harris is a good looking girl with an attractive personality. Her height is 1.70 m and her body weight is around 69 Kg. Her hair color is black and her eyes are black and mesmerizing.
|Height (approx)||in centimeters: 170 cm|
in meters: 1.70 m
in feet inches: 5’ 6”
|Weight (approx)||in kilograms: 69 kg|
in pounds: 152 lbs
Rekha Harris started her career as an actress in the South Indian film industry. In 1986, she made her acting debut with the Tamil-language film, “Kadalora Kavithaigal” starring Satyaraj, Raja and Janagaraj.
Her popular films include Punnagai Mannan, Kadalora Kavithaigal, Enga Ooru Pattukaran, Ramji Rao Speaking and Aey Auto.
Along with her filming career, she also made her appearance in the TV serials like “Neelakkurinju Veendum Pookunnu”, Kinar, PachakKallam, 3G Third Generation, Bangalore Days, and Kana Kaanum Kaalangal.
She also worked as a judge in TV reality shows, “Malayali Veetamma” and “Nakshathradeepangal”.
She won the “Filmfare Award” for Best Actress for her incredible work in the Malayalam movie “Dasharatham” in 1989.
In 2020, she participated in Bigg Boss Tamil 4 as a contestant, show is aired on 4 October and is hosted by Kamal Haasan.
|Email ID||[email protected]|
|Residence Address||Eramallor Village in Alappuzha, Kerala|
Facts and Information
She is also very active on social media and has millions of followers on her different social media accounts.
She follows a non-vegetarian diet.
She is a fitness freak and regularly works out in the gym.
Rekha Harris’s daughter Anusha Harris is a student and currently pursuing her graduation from Crescent University, Ogun State, Nigeria.