Priyamani is a popular and famous actress from South India. Priyamani mostly works in South Indian films. She got attention and recognication when she did a most fasous web series “The Family Man”.
|Priyamani’s Real Name||Priya Vasudev Mani Iyer|
|Priyamani’s Height||In Centimeter- 168 cm|
In Meter- 1.68 m
In Feet- 5’6 Feet
|Weight||In Kilogram- 53 kg |
In Pound- 117 lbs
|Date of birth||4 June 1984|
|Priyamani Age (2022)||38 Years|
|Birthplace||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|Home town||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|School||Shri Aurobindo Memorial School, Bengaluru.|
Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian Law College, Bengaluru
|College/university||Pursued a degree in Bachelor of Arts in psychology through correspondence.|
|Food Habit||Non- Vegetarian|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music, Dancing.|
|Priyamani’s Boyfriend||Prithiviraj (Actor) (Rumoured)|
Jagapthi Babu (Actor) (Rumoured)
Mustafa Raj (Businessman)
|Priyamani’s Husband||Mustafa Raj|
Marriage Date- 23 August 2017
|Parents||Father- Vasudeva Mani Iyer |
Mother- Latha Mani Iyer
|Priyamani’s Net worth (2022)||5 Million USD|
Family & Husband
Actress Priyamani was born on 4 June 1984 in Bangalore, Karnataka. Her full name is Priya Vasudev Mani Iyer. The actress was born in a Tamil Brahmin family. Her father’s name is Vasudev Mani Iyer and her mother’s name is Lata Iyer.
Priya’s father is a businessman and he has a plantation business. While Priya’s mother has been a former national badminton player. South actress Priyamani married her boyfriend Mustafa Raj in the year 2017.
Early Life and Education
Talking about the studies of the actress, let us tell you that the actress completed her schooling with good marks. It was only after finishing her schooling that Priyamani took her turn toward modeling.
The actress started her modeling work by working in print advertisements. Very few people know about her that Priyamani is the cousin of Bollywood actress Vidya Balan.
She has worked in many Telugu, Tamil, and Malayalam films. Priyamani’s stellar performance in Paruthiveeran won her the National Award for Best Actress.
Priya made her Bollywood debut with the film ‘Raavan‘. This film was produced by Mani Ratnam. Abhishek Bachchan was also seen in the lead role with him in this film. Although the film proved to be a flop, despite this the actress got recognition.
The actress got a lot of recognition in Bollywood when she was seen performing on item number ‘1234 Get on the Dance Floor‘ in Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone’s film ‘Chennai Express‘. This song became quite popular and Priyamani’s dance in this song was also worth watching.
Talking about the web series, Priya is seen in the role of Manoj Bajpayee’s wife in ‘The Family Man’. This series has got a lot of love from the people and people are also liking the character of Priya.
Awards and Honors
- National Film Award for Best Actress for the film “Paruthiveeran” (2006)
- Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actress for the film “Paruthiveeran” (2006)
- Filmfare Award South for Best Actress – Tamil for the film “Paruthiveeran” (2007)
- Vijay Award for Best Actress for the film “Paruthiveeran” (2007)
- Filmfare Award South for Best Actress – Malayalam for the film “Thirakkatha” (2008)
- Sandalwood Star Award for Best Supporting Actress for the film “Vishnuvardhana” (2011)
- Filmfare Award South for Best Actress – Kannada for the film “Chaarulatha” (2012)
- SIIMA Award for Best Actress for the film “Chaarulatha” (2012)
- Suvarna Film Award for Best Actress for the film “Chaarulatha” (2012)
- Asiavision Television Award for Best Celebrity Judge for the show “D2 – D 4 Dance” (2015)
- Asiavision Television Award for Best Celebrity Judge for the show “D3 – D 4 Dance” (2015)
- TSR TV9 National Film Award for Best Actress – Kannada for the film “Dwaja” (2018)
Facts About Priyamani
- On April 28, 2016, Priyamani had made a controversial tweet regarding the gang rape of a 30-year-old Dalit student in Ernakulam, Kerala. In this he wrote- ‘India is not safe for girls, they should leave the country.
- Priyamani started modeling for brands like Kancheepuram Silks, Erode Silks, and Lakshmi Silks when she was still in school.
- She won the National Actress Award in 2007 for Paruthiveeran.
- In 2019, she appeared in Amazon Prime’s web series The Family Man.
- Priyamani is well versed in Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi, English, Telugu and Kannada languages.
- Priyamani is all set to star in an upcoming biographical sports film Maidan, which is based on the golden age of Indian football.