Parvathy Thiruvothu is an Indian film actress who appears predominantly in Malayalam films in addition to a few Tamil, Kannada films and a Hindi film. She made her debut in the 2006 Malayalam film Out of Syllabus. She won many Filmfare Awards during her stint as an actress.

Parvathy well known for her performances in films such as Notebook, Milana, Poo, City of God, Maryan, Bangalore Days, Uttama Villain, Ennu Ninte Moideen, Charlie, Take Off, Koode, Uyare and Virus. Parvathy made her Bollywood debut with Qarib Qarib Singlle.

Birth Name

Parvathy Thiruvothu Kottuvata




Actress, Feminist, TV Presenter



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Parvathy Thiruvothu was born on the 7th of April 1988, in Kozhikode, Kerala, India.


She’s currently 32 years old.


Kochi, Kerala, India

Sun Sign



Asian (Indian)




Parvathy studied at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Pangode, Kerala. Later, she graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from All Saints College, Trivandrum. Thereafter, Parvathy went on to pursue a Master of Arts through distance a learning program.


Family Details

  • Father – P. Vinod Kumar  (Lawyer)

  • Mother – T. K. Usha Kumari (Lawyer)
  • Siblings – Karunakaran (Brother)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Parvathy Thiruvothu has dated –

Parvathy has largely opted to keep her personal life away from the public spotlight, which makes it difficult for us to say anything about her love life and dating history.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
  • In centimeters – 165 cm
  • In meters – 1.65 m


  • In Kilograms – 56 kg
  • In Pounds – 124 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-28-35
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 28 inches
  • Hip – 35 inches
  • Bra Size – 32E

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 7.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Parvathy has known for the number of hit films like Notebook (2006), Milana (2007), Poo (2008), City of God (2011), Maryan (2013), Bangalore Days (2014), Ennu Ninte Moideen (2015), Qarib Qarib Singlle (2017), Koode (2018) and Virus (2019). She won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress Two times for her performance in the Malayalam films Ennu Ninte Moideen.

Film Debut

In 2006, Parvathy made her acting debut in the Malayalam film Out of Syllabus, portraying a supporting role as a college student.

In 2007, Parvathy first lead role in Kannada came with the film Milana alongside Puneet Rajkumar which went on to become a commercial success.

In 2008, Parvathy starred in a lead role in Sasi’s Poo alongside Srikanth, portraying the role of a young Tamil village girl named Maari. This film marked her debut in Tamil.

In 2017, Parvathy made her Bollywood debut with comedy-drama film, Qarib Qarib Singlle paring alongside Irrfan Khan.

Television Debut

Parvathy went on to host a music show at Kiran TV, a full-time music channel based in Thiruvananthapuram.


In her Facebook post on 23 December 2015, Parvathy responded after being trolled and abused on social media due to the surname Menon, which was added to her name in the media. In the Facebook post, she clarified about her surname and said that the journalists added the Menon as they didn’t bother to ask her for it.

Awards & Nominations

2008Karnataka State Film AwardKarnataka state Film Award for Best ActressMilanaNominated
Filmfare Awards SouthFilmfare Award for Best Actress – Kannada
Filmfare Award for Best Actress – TamilPooWon
Vijay AwardsBest Debut Actress
Best ActressNominated
2011South Indian International Movie AwardsBest Supporting ActressCity of GodNominated
2013SIIMA AwardsBest Actress (Critics)-TamilMaryanWon
Behindwoods Gold Summit AwardBest Actress
Filmfare Awards SouthBest Actress – TamilNominated
Vijay AwardsBest Actress
2014Filmfare Awards SouthBest Supporting Actress – MalayalamBangalore DaysWon
Asianet Film AwardsBest Supporting Actress
Asiavision AwardsNew Sensation in Acting
South Indian International Movie AwardsBest Supporting Actress
2015Kerala State Film AwardsBest ActressEnnu Ninte Moideen
& Charlie
Asianet Film Awards
Vanitha Film Awards
Kerala Film Critics Association Awards
North American Film Awards
Asiavision AwardsEnnu Ninte Moideen
Filmfare Awards SouthFilmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam
SIIMA AwardsBest Actress (Critics) – Malayalam
1st IIFA UtsavamPerformance in a lead role female -Malayalam
2016CPC Cine AwardsBest Actress
Flowers Indian Film Awards
20172nd IIFA UtsavamPerformance in a lead role female MalayalamCharlieNominated
Yuva Awards 2017Yuva Best ActressTake OffWon
International Film Festival of IndiaSilver Peacock for the Best Actor Award (Female)Won
2018North American Film AwardsBest Actress (critics)Won
Vanitha Film AwardsBest ActressWon
CPC Cine AwardsBest Actress in a Lead RoleWon
Kerala State Film AwardsKerala State Film Award for Best ActressWon
National Film AwardsNational Film Award – Special MentionWon
Janmabhoomi AwardsBest ActressWon
Asianet Film AwardsBest ActressWon
Filmfare Awards SouthFilmfare Award for Best Actress – MalayalamWon
3rd Anand TV film awardsBest ActressWon
SIIMA AwardsBest Actress – MalayalamWon
SIIMA AwardsPantaloons style iconN/ANominated
2019Asianet Film AwardsBest ActressKoodeNominated
Popular actressNominated
2020Asianet Film AwardsBest ActressUyare, VirusWon
Vanitha Film AwardsPopular actressWon
Movie StreetBest ActressNominated
Critics Choice AwardBest Actress MalayalamUyareWon

Parvathy Thiruvothu Favorites

  • Favorite Actor – Nasseruddin Shah, Bharat Gopi
  • Favorite Actress – Smita Patil, Srividya, Madhuri Dixit
  • Favorite Film – Lady Macbeth
  • Favorite Book – Khasakkinte Itihasam by O. V. Vijayan, By The Light of My Father’s Smile by Alice Walker, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, Mayyazhippuzhayude Theerangalil by M. Mukundan, Doctors by Erich Segal
  • Favorite Destination – Italy, Bhutan
  • Favorite Color – Purple
  • Favorite Food – Pasta, Biryani

Parvathy Thiruvothu Net worth

Parvathy Thiruvothut has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million dollars as of 2020. She charges Rs 35 – 50 lakhs per film.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Parvathy Thiruvothu

  • Parvathy is a trained Bharatanatyam dancer.
  • Parvathy is an introvert and doesn’t like socializing and partying.
  • She gets her last 2 initials Thiruvothu Kottuvata from her mother’s side.
  • Amongst the many accolades that she has received for her outstanding skills are a Filmfare Award South, SIIMA Award, Kerala State Film Award and the 1st IIFA Utsavam award.
  • Parvathy once stated that she enjoys her own company the most.
  • She is one of the founding members of the Women in Cinema Collective. Her work has been praised by reputed companies like Forbes and Vogue.
  • In 2013, Her first release was the Kannada romantic film, Andhar Bahar costarring Shivrajkumar.
  • In 2014, Parvathy rose to fame with the super-hit Malayalam film Bangalore Days, where she played the role of vivacious RJ Sarah.
  • In 2015, she appeared in the romance film, Ennu Ninte Moideen.
  • In 2016, Parvathy has been a victim of cyberbullying, rape and death threats ever since she stood up against the use of misogynist dialogues such as those that were made in actor Mammootty’s film Kasaba.
  • In 2017, Parvathy won a Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam for her role in the movie Take Off.


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