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

India witnessing pro-incumbency wave: Modi (Third Lead)

    Updated On : Apr 26,2019   7:18 pm
Varanasi, April 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country was witnessing a "pro-incumbency" wave for the first time since Independence and that there was an atmosphere of enthusiasm for the return of his government. View More..

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Ajith Kumar cast vote

    Updated On : Apr 18,2019   3:06 pm
Chennai, April 18 (IANS) Popular Tamil stars Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Vijay, Ajith and Suriya among others cast their vote here on Thursday. View More..

Telugu filmdom isn't male dominated anymore: Rakul

    Updated On : Apr 03,2019   2:42 pm
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) She is just a decade old in southern showbiz, but Rakul Preet Singh has managed to carve a niche for herself. The actress feels there has been a change in the Telugu film industry as it is no more patriarchal. View More..

New 'smart' pyjamas for better sleep quality

    Updated On : Apr 01,2019   5:02 pm
New York, April 1 (IANS) Researchers have developed pyjamas embedded with self-powered sensors that provide unobtrusive and continuous monitoring of heartbeat, breathing and sleep posture -- all factors that play a role in how well a person slumbers. View More..

Shah asks Rahul to clear stand on Ram temple

    Updated On : Feb 02,2019   5:58 pm
Dehradun, Feb 2 (IANS) BJP President Amit Shah on Saturday asked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi to clear his stand on the Ram Temple issue saying his party was creating hurdles in its construction. View More..

Petta is the best Rajinikanth film in years

    Updated On : Jan 12,2019   6:00 am
Film: Petta; Starring Rajinikanth, Vijay Sethupathi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui,Simran and Trisha; Written & Directed by Karthik Subbaraj; Rating: ***½ View More..

'Petta': Vintage Rajinikanth in his element in this old school revenge saga (Movie Review)

    Updated On : Jan 10,2019   5:50 pm
Film: "Petta"; Language: Tamil; Cast: Rajinikanth, Simran, Trisha, Sasikumar, Vijay Sethupathi and Nawazuddin Siddiqui; Director: Karthik Subbaraj; Rating: *** View More..

Proud to have directed 'Petta' as a Rajinikanth fanboy: Karthik Subbaraj

    Updated On : Jan 10,2019   12:22 pm
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj, who wears his Rajinikanth fandom on his sleeve, says he is proud to have directed Tamil actioner "Petta" as a die-hard superstar Rajinikanth fanboy. View More..

Proud to have directed 'Petta' as a Rajinikanth fanboy: Karthik Subbara

    Updated On : Jan 10,2019   12:06 pm
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj, who wears his Rajinikanth fandom on his sleeve, says he is proud to have directed Tamil actioner "Petta" as a die-hard superstar Rajinikanth fanboy. View More..

Nawazuddin looks South Indian, says 'Petta' director

    Updated On : Jan 09,2019   4:10 pm
Mumbai, Jan 9 (IANS) Karthik Subbaraj, director of Tamil film "Petta", was confident that Hindi film actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui could pull off a South Indian character in the Rajinikanth-starrer. View More..

Hindi-English publishing collaborations to climb a notch higher in 2019

    Updated On : Jan 07,2019   3:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Marking a new era of collaborations in Indian publishing, leading Indian publishing houses are all set to expand their bandwidth in 2019 by emerging as avenues of cross-language books - coupled with an increasing focus on translations. View More..

Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry to pay tribute to Dolly Parton

    Updated On : Dec 19,2018   1:18 pm
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) Singers like Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Garth Brooks, and Trisha Yearwood will perform at the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute concert honouring veteran songstress Dolly Parton. View More..

Teaser of Rajinikanth's 'Petta' released on his birthday

    Updated On : Dec 12,2018   12:22 pm
Chennai, Dec 12 (IANS) The teaser of upcoming Tamil action drama "Petta" was unveiled on Wednesday on the occasion of megastar Rajinikanth's 68th birthday. View More..

Rajinikanth on 'Petta': It's an entertaining throwback to my 90s' films

    Updated On : Dec 10,2018   12:24 pm
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) Superstar Rajinikanth has revealed that his upcoming Tamil action drama "Petta", directed by Karthik Subbaraj, is an entertaining throwback to the kind of films he did in the 1990s. View More..

Bangladesh Army delegation visits Trishakti Corps

    Updated On : Nov 14,2018   8:50 pm
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) A 20-member Bangladesh military delegation on Wednesday began a five-day visit to the Siliguri-headquartered Trishakti Corps of Indian Army, a defence ministry spokesperson said. View More..

Rajinikanth's 'Petta' confirmed as Pongal 2019 release

    Updated On : Nov 14,2018   1:48 pm
Chennai, Nov 14 (IANS) Sun Pictures, the makers of superstar Rajinikanths upcoming Tamil action drama "Petta" on Wednesday announced that the film will hit the screens next year during the Pongal festival. View More..

'96': An ode to love, pure, simple, untainted by sex (Column: Bollywood Spotlight)

    Updated On : Nov 10,2018   12:04 pm
While I watched the new Vijay Sethupathi blockbuster "'96", I couldn't help thinking back to Anurag Kashyap's "Manmarziyaan" where Vicky Kaushal and Taapsee Pannu couldn't keep their hands off each other. View More..

Atanu, Rajat among winners in indoor archery meet

    Updated On : Oct 28,2018   10:52 pm
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) India's highest ranked archer Atanu Das won the men's recurve title while Asian Games silver medallist Rajat Chauhan emerged on top in the men's compound section in the first invitational Indian Open Indoor Archery tournament that concluded at the Netaji Indoor Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

'Lovemaking was considered sacred, not forbidden in 12th century'

    Updated On : Oct 28,2018   5:52 pm
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) National Award-winning documentary filmmaker and author Trisha Das, whose novel "Kama's Last Sutra" deals with female sexuality in the 12th century, says back then, the act of lovemaking was considered sacred enough to be carved out on the walls of the temples in Khajuraho. View More..

Eight Olympians to take part in inaugural Indoor Archery meet

    Updated On : Oct 26,2018   7:18 pm
Kolkata, Oct 26 (IANS) More than 450 archers including eight Olympians will compete in four categories in the first edition of the two-day Indian Open Indoor Archery Tournament starting Saturday at the Netaji Indoor Stadium here. View More..