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

A dose of mythology, dark secrets and suspense (IANS Books This Weekend)

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   11:02 am
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) What happens when reality mingles with mythology? Well, here is a young protagonist who discovers himself trapped in the days of Mahabharata. Then a story of dark secrets, shocking revelations and a special bond between two women. Next come two thrillers that will take you inside the deep, dark and secretive lives of people and their quest for truth. View More..

We have long tradition of accessorising with scarves: Designer duo

    Updated On : Dec 12,2017   4:30 pm
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Designers Meesha and Trisha Khanna, who participated in the Paris fashion week, say that India has a long cherished tradition of accessorising ensembles with scarves and shawls and they plan to give this trend a contemporary look. View More..

Top players cruise at TT nationals

    Updated On : Nov 06,2017   8:20 pm
Greater Noida, Nov 6 (IANS) With eight seeded players yet to make an appearance, former national champions like Poulami Ghatak and Mouma Das had a field day in women singles on the opening day of the National Ranking Championships (North) table tennis tournament at the Gautam Buddha University hall as they entered the main draw here on Monday. View More..

From broken wings to soul healing, tale of a dysfunctional family (Book Review)

    Updated On : Nov 01,2017   11:58 am
Book: Trail of Broken Wings; Author: Sejal Badani; Publisher: Lake Union Publishing, Seattle; Price: Rs. 399; Pages: 370 View More..

Anupam Kher meets Air Force officers in Kasauli (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Oct 08,2017   1:30 pm
Mumbai, Oct 8 (IANS) Veteran actor Anupam Kher says he felt delighted to meet Air Force officers in Kasauli. View More..

Celebrities wish Naga Chaitanya, Samantha a lifetime of happiness

    Updated On : Oct 07,2017   11:44 am
Chennai, Oct 7 (IANS) Popular southern celebrities Mahesh Babu, Trisha Krishnan and Taapsee Pannu among others on Saturday extended their heartfelt wishes to the newly-weds -- actor Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Ruth Prabhu. View More..

Vikram's 'Saamy' sequel titled 'Saamy Square'

    Updated On : Oct 01,2017   3:06 pm
Chennai, Oct 1 (IANS) The sequel to actor Vikram's 2003 Tamil film "Saamy", which will reunite him with director Hari after a decade, has been titled "Saamy Square" and not "Saamy 2". View More..

Golfer Saaniya takes lead at WPG Tour

    Updated On : Sep 28,2017   5:34 pm
Noida, Sep 28 (IANS) Saaniya Sharma stayed on course for her second title of the season as she added a one-over 73 to grab a three-shot lead over second placed Smriti Mehra (71) after two rounds of the 13th leg of the Hero WPG Tour here on Thursday. View More..

Golfer Saaniya takes sole lead in 13th leg of Hero WPG Tour

    Updated On : Sep 27,2017   5:16 pm
Noida, Sep 27 (IANS) Golfer Saaniya Sharma carded one-under par 71 to take the sole lead after the first round of the Rs six lakh 13th leg of the Hero womens Pro Tour at the Jaypee Greens here on Wednesday. View More..

Tvesa faces stronger field in 13th leg of Hero WPGT at Jaypee Greens

    Updated On : Sep 26,2017   4:28 pm
Noida, Sep 26 (IANS) On a roll after bagging her second title in a matter of five starts, promising golfer Tvesa Malik will be up against the likes of Amandeep Drall and Neha Tripathi in the 13th leg of the Hero womens Pro Tour at the Jaypee Greens here from Wednesday. View More..

Veteran scribe, Marathi litterateur Arun Sadhu dead; PM condoles

    Updated On : Sep 25,2017   8:28 pm
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Veteran journalist and a left-of-centre liberal Marathi writer Arun Sadhu passed away here on Monday after prolonged illness. View More..

Veteran journalist, Marathi litterateur Arun Sadhu dead

    Updated On : Sep 25,2017   3:18 pm
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Veteran journalist and a left-of-centre liberal Marathi writer Arun Sadhu passed away after prolonged illness here on Monday. View More..

A Sanskrit poet's celebration of human experience across the spectrum (Book Review)

    Updated On : Sep 25,2017   11:00 am
Title: Three Hundred Verses - Musings on Life, Love and Renunciation; Author: Bhartrihari/A.N.D. Haksar (translator); Publisher: Penguin Random House India; Pages: 336; Price: Rs 599 View More..

Golfers Tvesa, Siddhi share top spot in 12th leg of Hero WPT

    Updated On : Sep 21,2017   8:42 pm
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Rising golfer Tvesa Malik moved into joint lead with Siddhi Kapoor after the second round of the 12th leg of the Hero Women's Pro tour at the picturesque Delhi Golf Club here on Thursday. View More..

'Saamy 2' to finally go on floors later this month

    Updated On : Sep 21,2017   10:54 am
Chennai, Sep 21 (IANS) The much anticipated sequel to actor Vikram's 2003 Tamil action-drama "Saamy" will finally roll from later this month, a source said. View More..

I only pray my son is not like me: Sanjay Dutt

    Updated On : Sep 16,2017   1:58 pm
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt, whose life was caught in a web of drugs and legal hassles, says as a father, he does not want his son to be like him. View More..

My innocence is intact: Actor Sanjay Dutt (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Sep 11,2017   12:54 pm
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) He has fought battles with drug abuse, faced a jail term and has had a tumultuous personal life. Actor Sanjay Dutt says that there are many lessons he has learnt and that his "innocence" is intact. View More..

Saaniya ends title drought in women's golf tour

    Updated On : Sep 08,2017   9:52 pm
Hyderabad, Sep 8 (IANS) Saaniya Sharma ended a 25-month long title drought as she was never really challenged on the final day of the 11th leg of the Hero Womens Professional Golf Tour here on Friday. View More..

Golfer Saaniya leads after Round 2 of Hero WPGT 11th leg

    Updated On : Sep 07,2017   7:32 pm
Hyderabad, Sep 7 (IANS) Golfer Saaniya Sharma struck a purple patch towards the end of the front nine at the challenging Hyderabad Golf Association course on the way to a two-under 69 on the second day at the 11th leg of the Hero WPG Tour here. View More..

Golfer Gursimar leads after first round in 11th leg of Hero WPGT

    Updated On : Sep 06,2017   6:58 pm
Hyderabad, Sep 6 (IANS) Golfer Gursimar Badwal continued from where she left off last week with a round of two-over 73 to take the sole lead after the opening round of the 11th leg of the Hero Womens Professional Golf Tour here on Wednesday. View More..