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Jyothika Bio, Movies, Age, Family, Children, Net Worth & Wiki

Jyothika Saravanan is a well-known Indian actress who predominantly appears in Tamil films. She also acted in a few Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu, and Hindi films. She gained prominence for her performances in Kushi, Snegithiye, Kaaka Kaaka, Perazhagan, Chandramukhi, June R, Pachaikili Muthucharam, Mozhi, and 36 Vayadhinile, winning three Filmfare Awards, three Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, three Dinakaran Award, Cinema Express Awards, International Tamil Film Awards, and other awards and nominations.

Jyothika was born in a Hindu family on 18 October 1978, in Mumbai.  Jyothika was born to Chander Sadanah, a film producer Seema Sadanah, in Mumbai, India. Actress Nagma is her half-sister. She also has a sister Roshini (born Radhika) and a brother Suraj, who is working as an assistant director for Priyadarshan. Jyothika married actor Surya Sivakumar on September 11, 2006. The couple has a daughter, named Diya, who was born in 2007, and a son Dev (born 7 June 2010).

Jyothika

Jyothika

Jyothika Wiki/Bio

Birth NameJyothika Sadanah
Nick Name• Jo
• Sona
Age(as in 2020) 42 Years
Debut• Bollywood: Doli Saja Ke Rakhna (1998)
• Tamil: Vaali (1999)
• Telugu/Kannada: One Two Three (2002)
• Malayalam: Rakkilippattu (2007)
Famous RoleChandramukhi in Tamil film Chandramukhi (2005)
ReligionHindu
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignLibra
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Date of Birth18 October 1978
NationalityIndian
ResidenceNot Known
Home TownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
HobbiesListening to Music, Reading Books

Family

Mother's Name Seema Sadanah
Jyothika Mother

Jyothika Mother

Father's Name Chander Sadanah (Film Producer)
BrotherSuraj (Assistant Director)
Sister• Roshini (aka Radhika Sadanah, Actress)
• Nagma (Half-sister, Actress)

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/BoyfriendsSuriya (Actor)

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/Spouse Suriya (Actor)
Jyothika Husband

Jyothika Husband

Marriage Date11 September 2006
Children• Daughter- Diya
• Son- Dev

Education

SchoolLearners Academy, Mumbai
College/UniversityMithibai College, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduation in Psychology
ProfessionActress
Brands Endorsed• Comfort (fabric softener)
• Santoor Soap
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms- 56 kg
in Pounds- 124 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size34 inches
Hips Size35 inches
Waist Size26 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityHindu
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress Size4 US
Shoe Size8 US

Favourite Things

Favourite ActressSridevi
Favourite ActorsBollywood: Aamir Khan
Hollywood: John Travolta
Favourite ColorsBlack, red
Favourite FoodButter chicken
Favourite DestinationLondon
Favourite SingerHariharan
Favourite WriterJohn Grisham
Favourite Music DirectorA. R. Rahman
Favourite FilmsBollywood: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Tamil: Kadhalan (1994)
Hollywood: French Kiss (1995)
ControversiesNot Known

Life Journey

Jyothika completed her schooling at Learners Academy, Mumbai. She went to College Mithibai College, Mumbai, and completed graduation in Psychology. Jyothika started her acting career in 1998 by playing the role of Pallavi Sinha in the Bollywood film Doli Saja Ke Rakhna.

Her first Tamil movie as a lead artist was Poovellam Kettuppar with Surya Sivakumar. She starred in Kushi, for which she won the Filmfare Best Tamil Actress Award, Mugavari, Thenali, and Dumm Dumm Dumm.

Jyothika Net Worth

As of 2020, She has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

Estimated Net Worth in 2020 (Approx)$3 million
Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActress

Career

In the year 2003 Jyothika starred in Thirumalai, Dhool, and Kaaka Kaaka. She appeared in her first dual role in Perazhagan and got the Dinakaran Best Actress Award and the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actress, in the year 2004.

In Chandramukhi, she played the role of a woman who experienced a mental illness for which she won another Tamil Nadu State Film Award. Her performances in movies like Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu and Sillunu Oru Kaadhal followed. She also acted in the Radha Mohan-directed Mozhi, where she played a deaf and mute girl and in Gautham Menon’s Pachaikili Muthucharam and in Manikanda.

She made her comeback to Tamil Cinema with 36 Vayadhinile, a remake of the hit Malayalam flick How Old Are You? (film). Jyothika was next seen as a housewife struggling to find her own identity in Kaatrin Mozhi, the Tamil remake of Vidya Balan’s Tumhari Sulu. The movie was directed by Radha Mohan and marked his reunion with her after the critically acclaimed Mozhi.

After the success of Kaatrin Mozhi, she signed 3 movies, Raatchasi, produced by Dream Warrior Pictures in which she plays a school teacher Jackpot, in which she performs as a cop co-starring Revathi under 2D Entertainment, and Thambi, a Jeethu Joseph movie with Karthi.

Movies List

1998Doli Saja Ke Rakhna
1999Vaali
Poovellam Kettuppar
2000Mugavaree
Kushi
Rhythm
Uyirile Kalanthathu
Thenali
Snegithiye
2001Little John
Dumm Dumm Dumm
Star
Poovellam Un Vasam
12B
2002Raja
One Two Three
Nagarahavu
2003Dhool
Priyamana Thozh
Kaakha Kaakha
Thirumalai
Tagore
Three Roses
2004Arul Kanmani Arulkumaran
Perazhagan
Manmadhan
Mass
2005Maayavi
Chandramukhi
2006Saravana
Shock
Vikramarkudu
June R
Vettaiyadu Villaiyadu
Sillunu Oru Kaadhal
2007Mozhi
Pachaikili Muthucharam
Manikanda
Rakkilippattu
2009Seetha Kalyanam
201536 Vayadhinile
2017Magalir Mattum
2018Naachiyaar
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam
Kaatrin Mozhi
2019Raatchasi
Jackpot
Thambi
2020Ponmagal Vandhal

Facts About Jyothika

  • Does Jyothika drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Does she smoke?: No
  • She acted in several languages including Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, English, Telugu, and Malayalam.
  • She was the brand ambassador for  Wardrobe Hub and RmKV silk sarees.
  • In the year 2001, Jyothika acted in the trilingual movie Little John as Vani, which released in three different languages (Hindi, Tamil, and English).
  • She featured in various ads of famous brands including Comfort (fabric softener), Santoor Soap, etc.
  • She along with her husband Suriya organized the Agaram Foundation, a nonprofit organization to support children who drop out of school early in Tamil Nadu.

FAQs

Who is more beautiful between Nayanthara and Jyothika?

Both of them are beautiful in their own way and have a great fan base for them in Tamilnadu and command great respect in the South Film industry.

How is Nagma related to Jyothika?

Her mother Seema Sadanah first married industrialist Aravind Morarji. Actress Nagma is her daughter with him. Later she separated from him and married Chander Sadanah. Jyothika was born to them.

How old is Jyotika?

42 years (18 October 1978)

Who is Jyothika’s husband?

She married actor Suriya on 11 September 2006.

What language does Jyothika speak?

Tamil, Hindi, and Malayalam.

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