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Geetu Mohandas Profile, Bio, Height, Affair, Family, Wiki

Gayathri Mohandas (born 14 February 1981) known professionally as Geetu Mohandas is an Indian film actress and director known for her works in Malayalam cinema and Bollywood.

In 2013, she directed the socio-political film Liar’s Dice which has received two National Film Awards, was premiered at Sundance Film Festival, and was chosen by the Government of India as India’s entry for the U.S. 87th Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, but was not shortlisted or nominated.

Geetu Mohandas Mallu Actress

Geetu Mohandas Mallu Actress

Geetu Mohandas Wiki/Bio

Birth NameGayatri Das
Nick NameGeetu
Age(as in 2020) 39 Years
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Birth PlaceErnakulam, India
Date of Birth8 June 1981
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Husband/SpouseRajeev Ravi
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ChildrenAradhana

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Geetu Mohandas (born 1981) is a Malayalam film actress who acted alongside Madhavan in Nala Damayanthi. She has acted in several other Malayalam films.

After attending primary classes in Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Geethu moved to Canada with her family. During her school days, she won many prizes for painting. Studied Acting at Toronto University.

Child artiste turned Malayalam film heroine. When director Fazil came to know that she was in Kerala for vacations, he approached her with his offer of a role in Life Is Beautiful (2000), which ended up relaunching her career.

Won the Kerala State Award for Best Child Artiste for her role in Onnu Muthal Poojaym Vare (1986), in which the wide-eyed five year-old girl stole the audiences’ heart.

Geetu Mohandas

Geetu Mohandas

Tied with Kavya Madhavan for the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress for her performances in Syamaprasad’s Akale (2004), and Pradeep Nair’s “Oridam”.
Geetu’s actual name is Gayathri Mohandas. Affectionately called Geetu by her family, the name was adopted as her screen name when she starred in her first movie Onnu Mudhal Poojyam Vare in 1986 with Mohanlal in the lead role.

Geetu was five years old then and captured the hearts of Malayalam filmgoers as a fatherless child who discovers a father in an anonymous telephone caller. She acted in the top grosser En Bommukutty Ammavukku as the title role, which was the Tamil remake of Fazil’s Ente Mamattikkuttiyammakku (Malayalam) done by Baby Shalini in the title role.

Geetu is now working on a film she plans to direct shortly.

Geetu Mohandas Net Worth

Geetu Mohandas’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & much more details has been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Geetu Mohandas in 2020?

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$1 Million - $5 Million (Approx.)
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActress, Film director

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Geetu Mohandas Career

Geetu’s actual name is Gayathri Mohandas. Affectionately called Geetu by her family, the name was adopted as her screen name when she starred in her fourth movie Onnu Muthal Poojyam Vare in 1986 with Mohanlal in the lead role. Geetu was five years old then and captured the hearts of Malayalam filmgoers as a fatherless child who discovers a father in an anonymous telephone caller. She acted in the top grosser En Bommukutty Ammavukku as the title role, which was the Tamil remake of Fazil’s Ente Mamattikkuttiyammakku (Malayalam) done by Baby Shalini in the title role. Geetu’s first movie as an adult was Life is Beautiful starring Mohanlal in the lead. She went on to act in Thenkasi Pattanam, Valkannadi, Nammal Thammil and several other Malayalam movies. The high point of her career was Akale directed by Shyamaprasad, and produced by Tom George Kolath which won her the Kerala State Award for Best Actress in 2004. Geetu also won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam, for her role as Rose, in Akale.

Geetu Mohandas Malayalam Actress

Geetu Mohandas Malayalam Actress

Her first directorial venture was Kelkkunnundo which won recognition at several film festivals, including Best Child Actor at the National Awards. The film has been included as a chapter in the 12th standard Kerala state syllabus since 2014.

Geetu’s second directorial venture Liar’s Dice (film) received its world premiere at 2013 Mumbai Film Festival and went on to screen at Sundance Film Festival and International Film Festival Rotterdam. It won a special jury award at Sofia International Film Festival.

Geetu Mohandas Personal life

She was born as Gayathri to Mohandas and Latha on June 8, 1981 at Ernakulam. Her mother belongs to Tamil community. She has a brother, Arjun. On 14 November 2009, she married cinematographer Rajeev Ravi. The wedding took place at night in Kochi, Kerala, India.

The couple have a daughter, Aradhana.

Filmography

As Actress

1986Onnu Muthal Poojaym Vare Deepa Kerala State Film Award for Best Child Artist
Sayam Sandhya Vinu Mol
Veendum Anu
Rareeram Geethu
1988En Bommukutty Ammavukku Tinnu Tamil film
2000Life Is Beautiful Bala
Thenkasipattanam Sangeetha
2002Valkannadi Devu
Sesham Meera
Pakalppooram Seemandini / Ghost
Krishna Gopalakrishna Gayathri
Kannaki Kumudam
Kakke Kakke Koodevide Sudharma
2003Sahodharan Sahadevan Arathi
Mullavalliyum Thenmavum Eva Cherian
Shingari Bolona Maya
Choonda Mohini Varma/Archana
Nala Damayanthi Damayanthi Tamil film
2004Oridam No name in the movie
Thudakkam Karthika
Akale Rose Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress
Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam
2005Ullam Radha
Rappakal Malavika Varma
Pauran Annie
2006Kisan Ammu/Ambili Varma
Poi Ramya Tamil film
Arunam Seetha
2007Bharathan Effect Geetha
Thakarachenda Latha
Naalu Pennungal The Virgin aka Four Women (Canada: English title: festival title)
Best Friends
2008Akasha Gopuram Catherine Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Malayalam
2009Seetha Kalyanam Abhirami
Nammal Thammil Anu

As Director

2009Kelkkunnundo Malayalam Short Film
2014Liar's Dice Hindi Special Jury award at the 18th Sofia International Film Festival
Received two National Film Awards
2019Moothon Malayalam Global filmmaking award for story in Sundance film festival 2016

Geetu Mohandas Awards

1986Film Chamber of Commerce Award for Best Child Artist – Onnu Mudal Poojyam Vare
Kerala State Film Award for Best Child Artist – Onnu Muthal Poojyam Vare
Filmfare Awards South
2001Best Actress – Shesham
2002Ala Award for Best Popular Actress – Valkannadi
South Indian Cinematographers Association Award for Best Supporting Actress – Kannagi
Film Critics Award for Best Actress – Shesham
2004Ala Award for Best Actress – Akale
Amrita Film Fraternity Award for Best Actress – Akale
Film Critics Award for Best Actress – Akale
Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress – Akale, Oridam
Special Jury Award – Akale
Best character Actress – Akale
Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam – Akale
Special Jury Mention – Akale
2009IFFI Golden Lamp Tree Award for Best Film and Director – Kulkkunnundo Film Chamber of Commerce
2010Jury Award – Kelkkunnundo
Film Critics Award for Best Short Film – Kelkkunnundo

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