The youngest actress in the existing lot of South Indian cinema who has been making waves in the film circles with her performances is Nivetha Thomas. Born on November 2nd, 1995, Nivetha Thomas made her first appearance on silver screen in 2008 as a child artist in Malayalam film ‘Veruthe Oru Bharya’. She then went on to star in couple of more films as a child artist which include ‘Kuruvi’ and ‘Madhya Venal’. She then made her Tamil debut in 2011 with ‘Poraali’ which starred Telugu actors Allari Naresh and Swati Reddy in lead roles. Her acting career continued steadily with films like ‘Thattathin Marayathu’ and ‘Naveena Saraswathi Sabatham’ but it was the 2014 Tamil film ‘Jilla’ that changed her career dimension. ‘Jilla’ had Tamil superstar Vijay and Malayalam superstar Mohanlal in the lead cast where Nivetha Thomas played Vijay’s sister in the film. Since then, there was no looking back for the young actress.
On her birthday today, we take a look at the top 5 films of Nivetha Thomas that prove she is an extraordinary performer:
Playing the role of Thalapathy Vijay’s sister in the film, Nivetha left a long lasting impact on Tamil movie buffs with her performance in the film and also made other filmmakers take notice of her capabilities. Jilla set the platform for her career which is now on the rise with each film.
Even though she made her debut in ‘Pranayam’ the same year, it was her performance in ‘Chaappa Kurish’ that was widely appreciated by Malayalam audiences and critics. This Fahadh Faasil starrer film had Nivetha Thomas playing one of the lead roles.
This Kamal Haasan starrer was the film that shot her to fame and she started getting offers from other film industries too. Playing the role Kamal Haasan’s elder daughter in the film, Nivetha Thomas proved that she is not just an actress and is a performer too.
Nivetha Thomas made her debut in Telugu cinema with Nani’s ‘Gentleman’ which released in 2016 and her performance as Kathy in the film was well appreciated. Critics hailed her for her maturity in the role and the young actress was widely appreciated.
Nivetha teamed up with Nani again in ‘Ninnu Kori’ which released in 2017 and received a decent response from audiences and critics. Nivetha Thomas once again was on par in terms of performances with the other two experiences actors – Nani and Aadhi Pinisetty.
Which one of Nivetha Thomas’ performance do you like the most? Let us know in the comments box below: