Nayanthara (born Diana Mariam Kurian; 18 November 1984) is an Indian actress who predominantly appears and works in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam cinema.
She was the only South Indian female actor to have made it to the Forbes India Celebrity 100 2018 list, with her total earning credited at ₹ 15.17 crores. Nayanthara is often referred as lady superstar of south Indian cinema. She has acted in more than 75 films.
Nayantara has acted with top heroes including Rajinikanth, Vijay, Ajith Kumar, Surya, Dhanush, Simbu, Arya, Vijay Sethupathi, Jayam Ravi and Sivakarthikeyan.
Occasionally, she also acted in films that were important to the heroine. Aram, which was putting Nayantara first, made a big breakthrough. Kolamavu Kokila, Dora, Imaikka Nodigal and Aira also made Nayantara the top priority.
She is currently acting with Rajinikanth in Annatha and Vijay Sethupathi in Kaathuvakula Rendu Kaadhal. After these films, she has decided to act only in films that give importance to the heroine and is asking for stories. Nayantara is currently in the picture of her forehead.