Janani Iyer is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Tamil and Malayalam movies. She started her modelling career during her studies and appeared in over 150 television advertisements before getting signed by director Bala to essay the lead female role in the Tamil feature film Avan Ivan.
Birthday / Date of Birth
Janani Iyer was born on 31 March 1988, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
She’s currently 31 years old.
She attended D.A.V. School in Gopalapuram. Later, she joined Saveetha Engineering College where she graduated with a degree in Computer Science Engineering (CSE). She was accepted into the Wollongong University, Australia, but she deferred her admission as she landed a role in the Tamil movie Avan Ivan.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Kiruthika
Boyfriend / Spouse
Janani Iyer has dated –
There’s not much-known information about her link ups and breakups.
- Feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- Centimeters – 165 cm
- Meters – 165 m
- In Kilograms – 54 kg
- In Pounds – 119 lbs
- Measurements – 33-27-34
- Bust – 33 inches
- Waist – 27 inches
- Hip – 34 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
She wears a size 8 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 4 (US).
Playing Madhushree, an innocent good looking girl, in the Tamil thriller Thegidi alongside Ashok Selvan.
Janani Iyer’s first screen appearance came in 2009 with the Tamil film, Thiru Thiru Thuru Thuru, for her uncredited role as a background model. Her first leading role as an actress was with the 2011 film Avan Ivan, for her as Baby, opposite Vishal.
In 2018, she appeared as a contestant on the Tamil reality show, Bigg Boss, which was hosted by actor turned politician Kamal Haasan.
Prior to getting fame as an actress, she worked as a model and has appeared in a number of television commercials. She took modeling as her part-time job whilst studying in college for pocket money.
- On the left wrist (Text).
- On the right wrist (Combo of Ganesha and OM).
- On the right index finger (Symbolic).
Janani Iyer Awards
- Film Fans Association Award for Sensational Debut Heroine in ‘Avan Ivan’ (2011).
- Thomas Edison Award for ‘OKJ’ Print Ad (2015).
Janani Iyer Favorites
- Favorite Food – Paneer Dosa, Rajma-Chawal
- Favorite Beverage – Coffee
- Favorite Actor – Arvind Swamy
- Favorite Color – White
- Favorite Destinations – Goa, Singapore
Janani Iyer Net worth
Unfortunately, we do not know about her net worth at the moment. She lives with her family in a modest home in Chennai.
Social Media Profiles
Some Lesser Known Facts About Janani Iyer
- She wanted to become an actress since the age of 4.
- While she was studying in college, she started her career as a model.
- She has worked in more than 150 TVC ads.
- She aspired to become an actress since she was a teen and struggled a lot to get to where she has reached today.
- Janani Iyer mainly works for the Tamil and Malayalam Film Industry.
- In 2013, she debuted in Malayalam film 3 Dots.
- Her noted Malayalam films are Koothara, Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal and Seventh Day.
- In 2018, she took part as a contestant in the second season of Tamil reality show, Bigg Boss Tamil.