|Real Name:||Aishwarya Lekshmi|
|Birthplace:||Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India|
|First Movie:||Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela|
Aishwarya Lekshmi (born 6 September 1990) is an Indian actress and model who predominantly works in Malayalam and Tamil language films. She made her acting debut with the 2017 Malayalam film Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela.
She went on to appear in films like Mayaanadhi (2017), Varathan (2018), Vijay Superum Pournamiyum (2019), and Argentina Fans Kaattoorkadavu (2019). Lekshmi made her Tamil debut with Action (2019). She won several accolades including a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South.
Aishwarya Lekshmi Biography
|Born||6 September 1990
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
|Alma mater||Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Ernakulam (MBBS)|
|Height||158 cm (5 ft 2 in)|
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Aishwarya Lekshmi was born on 6 September 1990 in Trivandrum, Kerala, India.
Lekshmi did her schooling at Holy Angel’s Convent Trivandrum and Sacred Hearts Girls Higher Secondary School, Thrissur, and completed her MBBS degree from Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences (SNIMS), Ernakulam, in 2017. She also completed her internship there. She resides in Trivandrum and Cochin.
Lekshmi has been modeling since 2014. She has appeared on the covers of magazines such as Flower World, Salt Studio, Vanitha, and FWD Life. She has modeled for brands such as Chemmanur Jewellers, Karikkineth Silks, La Brenda, Ezva Boutique, Akshaya Jewels, Sri Lakshmi Jewellery, etc.
She states that she “never planned on acting”, but now that she has finished her studies, she decided to give it a try when she chanced upon a casting call by Althaf Salim for the family drama Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela starring Nivin Pauly and was cast in a prominent role. She then did the female lead in the romantic thriller Mayaanadhi by Aashiq Abu. The film became a major success and her role as an aspiring actress garnered appreciation. In 2018, she appeared Varathan with Fahadh Faasil. In 2019 Aishwarya appeared in three Malayalam films: Vijay Superum Pournamiyum, Argentina Fans Kaattoorkadavu, and Brother’s Day. She also made her Tamil debut with Action (2019), opposite Vishal. She then went on to appear in the Tamil Gangster film, Jagame Thandhiram (2021) alongside Dhanush, in which she played the role of Attilla. Which was released on Netflix.
Lekshmi made her debut as a producer with the Tamil film Gargi.
|2017||Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela||Rachel||Malayalam||Malayalam debut|
|Mayaanadhi||Aparna Ravi (Appu)||Malayalam|
|2019||Vijay Superum Pournamiyum||Pinky / Pournami||Malayalam|
|Argentina Fans Kaattoorkadavu||Meharunnisa Khaderkutty||Malayalam|
|Brother’s Day||Santa / Peeli||Malayalam|
|Laughing Budha||Dr. Angel||Malayalam|
|2022||Putham Pudhu Kaalai Vidiyaadhaa||Shobi||Tamil||Anthology film
Segment: Nizhal Tharum Idham
|Archana 31 Not Out||Archana||Malayalam|
|Ponniyin Selvan: I||Poonguzhali||Tamil|
|2023||King of Kotha||TBA||Malayalam||Filming|
|Ponniyin Selvan: 2||Poonguzhali||Tamil||Filmimg|
Awards and nominations
|2017||Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela||Asianet Comedy Awards||Most Promising Actor||Won|
|Yuva Awards||Best Debut – Female||Won|
|2018||Asianet Film Awards||Best New Face (Female)||Won|
|65th Filmfare Awards South||Best Female Debut||Won|
|7th SIIMA Awards||Best Debut Actress – Malayalam||Nominated|
|Mayaanadhi||Best Actress – Malayalam||Nominated|
|Best Actress (Critics) – Malayalam||Won|
|Movie Street Film Awards||Best Actress||Won|
|Kerala Film Critics Association Awards||Second Best Actress||Won|
|Vanitha Film Awards||Most Romantic Heroine||Won|
|65th Filmfare Awards South||Best Actress – Malayalam||Nominated|
|2019||Varathan||Asiavision Awards||Star of the Year||Won|
|CPC Cine Awards||Best Actress in a Leading Role||Won|
|Vanitha Film Awards||Popular Actress||Won|
|66th Filmfare Awards South||Best Actress – Malayalam||Nominated|
|21st Asianet Film Awards||Best Actress||Nominated|
|8th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Malayalam||Won|
|Vijay Superum Pournamiyum||Mazhavil Entertainment Awards||Best Actress||Won|
|Best Star Pair (with Asif Ali)||Won|
|2022||Kaanekkaane||10th SIIMA Awards||Best Actress – Malayalam||Won|