Trisha Biography

Trisha Biography Adorable Actress, Trisha astounds the Tamil and Telugu film industries since a decade. She is a charming heroine, model who also works for animal rights. In her acting and modelling career she has attracted huge fan following.

Trisha Krishnan was born in the family of Krishnan Iyer and Uma Krishnan, in Chennai. She did her education in Church Park and Ethiraj College in Chennai.

During school days, she took part in several cultural activities, sports and was in the school band. In her college days, she took part in modelling and various beauty contests.

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Trisha won the title of Miss Madras in 1999, Miss Salem in 1999 and Miss India Miss Beautiful Smile in 2001. During her modelling career, she participated in many TV advertisements including Fair and Lovely and Josco Jeweller.

Trisha made debut in Tamil film Jodi (1999) in a supporting role. Her first film was Ameer’s Mounam Pesiyadhe opposite to Surya Sivakumar (2002). She was honoured with Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for her lead role in this film.

Trisha Filmography Manasellam was her second film in which she acted as a cancer patient but this film did not do well.  Trisha was acclaimed by audiences for superb acting in the successful Tamil films like, Enakku 20 Unakku 18 (2003) Saamy (2003) and Ghilli (2004), Varsham (2004) in Telugu fetched her first South Filmfare Best Actress Award.

Trisha entered Bollywood with the film Khatta Meeta. She was also seen in Falguni Pathak's music video "Meri Chunar Udd Udd Jaye". In 2011, Trisha was honoured with the 2010 NDTV Indian of the Year award under the Southern Star of the Year category.

Trisha is a brand ambassador for many products. She is the brand ambassador of Fanta India, substituting Rani Mukherjee. She is also the brand ambassador of Scooty Pep+ replacing PreityZinta. In 2011, she replaced Asin in Fairever fairness cream commercial.

Currently she is the brand ambassador for Vivel Di Wills, an ITC Limited product. Trisha is also an animal right activist. She worked with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to domesticate stray dogs in 2010.

She became a Goodwill Ambassador for PETA’s "Angel for Animals" campaign to motivate people to adopt stray dogs. Little is known that Trisha initially wanted to be a criminal psychologist and was hesitant to take up acting and modelling.



Trisha Latest News

Young designers go 'desi' with inspirations (Lifestyle Feature)

    Updated On : Feb 19,2017   11:06 am
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The continued efforts of veteran designers like Ritu Kumar, Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Wendell Rodricks to bring Indian textiles to the fashion forefront is motivating younger talent to value the country's rich handloom heritage instead of looking abroad for inspiration. View More..

Gaurika clinches maiden women's golf domestic title

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   5:02 pm
Kolkata, Feb 17 (IANS) Gaurika Bishnoi carded one under 71 on the final day to clinch her maiden title in the third leg of the Hero Womens Professional Golf Tour at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) here on Friday. View More..

Trisha takes lead in women's golf meet

    Updated On : Feb 16,2017   5:16 pm
Kolkata, Feb 16 (IANS) Trisha Sunil carded the only sub-par round of three under 69 to grab the lead on the second day of the third leg of the Hero Womens Professional Golf Tour at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) here on Thursday. View More..

India beat S. Africa in Women's Cricket World Cup qualifier

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   7:12 pm
Colombo, Feb 15 (IANS) India defeated South Africa by 49 runs in a Super Six game of the Womens Cricket World Cup Qualifier against South Africa at the P. Sara Oval here on Wednesday. View More..

Gaurika in lead in women's golf meet

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   5:30 pm
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) Golfer Gaurika Bishnoi carded one over 73 to grab the lead in the first round of the third leg of the Hero Womens Professional Golf Tour at The Royal Calcutta Golf Club here on Wednesday. View More..

Samantha on board 'Raju Gari Gadhi 2'

    Updated On : Feb 03,2017   11:10 am
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) Actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu, last seen in Nithiin-starrer "AaAaa, has landed a pivotal role in upcoming Telugu horror-comedy "Raju Gari Gadhi 2", which also stars her soon-to-be father-in-law and actor Akkineni Nagarjuna. View More..

Amandeep grabs second leg of women's golf tour

    Updated On : Jan 27,2017   5:56 pm
Ahmedabad, Jan 27 (IANS) Amandeep Drall carded one-over 73 on the third and final day to emerge victorious in the second leg of the Hero Womens Professional Golf Tour 2017 at the Kensville Golf & Country Club here on Friday. View More..

Tamil stars gather for fast in support of Jallikattu

    Updated On : Jan 20,2017   10:56 am
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) Actors such as Ajith Kumar, Suriya, Karthi and Trisha Krishnan were among the first to gather here for day-long fast organized by Nadigar Sangam - the South Indian Artistes Association - to express solidarity with youngsters protesting against the ban on Jallikattu. View More..

Film artistes to fast in support of Jallikattu protesters

    Updated On : Jan 18,2017   7:30 pm
Chennai, Jan 18 (IANS) Nadigar Sangam -- the South Indian Artistes Association -- on Wednesday said it will observe a day-long hunger strike on Friday to express solidarity with youngsters protesting against the ban on Jallikattu. View More..

Amandeep favourite in first leg of women's golf Tour

    Updated On : Jan 17,2017   5:30 pm
Ahmedabad, Jan 17 (IANS) Having won four times in 14 appearances last year, Amandeep Drall will be keen to continue her form in 2017 and will start as the favourite in the first leg of the Hero Women's Professional Golf Tour to be played at the Kalhaar Blues & Greens here from Wednesday. View More..

Trisha's mother seeks police protection for daughter

    Updated On : Jan 17,2017   7:34 am
Chennai, Jan 17 (IANS) Actress Trisha's mother Uma Krishnan has lodged a complaint with the city police commissioner's office seeking protection for her daughter and action against those who hacked into her Twitter account. View More..

Tamil filmdom supports Trisha over Jallikattu row

    Updated On : Jan 14,2017   11:56 pm
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Tamil actors such as Kamal Haasan, Arvind Swami and Radikaa Sarath Kumar have extended their support to actress Trisha Krishnan, who faced the heat of angry protesters for endorsing animal rights groups PETA's stand against Jallikattu. View More..

I've never spoken against Jallikattu: Trisha

    Updated On : Jan 14,2017   11:38 am
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Actress Trisha Krishnan, who recently faced the heat of angry protesters for endorsing PETA animal welfare's stand against Jallikattu, has clarified she never spoke against the ancient and popular bull-taming sport. View More..

Actress Trisha in trouble over Jallikattu

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   6:02 pm
Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) South Indian film actress Trisha faced the heat of angry Jallikattu protesters on Friday with youths holding up the shooting of her film in Tamil Nadu for endorsing PETA animal welfare organisation's stand against Jallikattu. View More..

Trisha kicks of 2017 with Tamil remake of 'NH10'

    Updated On : Jan 08,2017   9:14 pm
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Actress Trisha Krishnan began the New Year by resuming work on Tamil film "Garjanai", a remake of Anushka Sharma-starrer road thriller "NH10". View More..

Trisha replaces Abhinaya in 26/11 attacks thriller

    Updated On : Jan 04,2017   11:56 am
Chennai, Jan 4 (IANS) Actress Trisha Krishnan's next outing is Tamil-Telugu thriller "1818", based on the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, says a source. The project was originally launched with actress Abhinaya in 2015 and was even titled "Thudi". View More..

Jayalalithaa biopic still in ideation stage: Dasari

    Updated On : Jan 04,2017   11:40 am
Chennai, Jan 4 (IANS) Veteran Telugu filmmaker Dasari Narayana Rao, who has expressed his desire to work on a biopic on late actress and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, says the project is yet to enter the scripting phase. View More..

'Hey Jude' will be a treat to watch: Nivin Pauly

    Updated On : Jan 01,2017   1:08 pm
Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) Actor Nivin Pauly says his upcoming Malayalam drama "Hey Jude", in which he plays a "very challenging" character, will be a treat to watch. View More..

Indian film celebs pray for 'peace, humanity' in Aleppo

    Updated On : Dec 15,2016   2:08 pm
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities including Priyanka Chopra, Varun Dhawan and Esha Gupta have prayed for peace and humanity to be restored in Allepo, Syria, where renewed fighting has put at risk a truce deal to evacuate people and rebel fighters. View More..

Film celebrities pray for people's safety in Chennai

    Updated On : Dec 12,2016   7:12 pm
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Film celebrities like R. Madhavan, Aditi Rao Hydari and Shraddha Kapoor have sent out prayers for the wellbeing and safety of those in Chennai as cyclone Vardah crossed the Tamil Nadu coast on Monday afternoon. View More..