Gayathrie Shankar Age, Biography, Wiki, Height, Family, Career, Movies

Gayathrie Shankar

Gayathrie is an Indian actress best known for her portrayal of Dhanalakshmi in the cult comedy film Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom. A role that helped to get her visibility among the Tamil audience and has since appeared in movies like Ponmaalai Pozhudhu, Rummy, Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren, Puriyatha Puthir, and Super Deluxe. She debuted in the Malayalam language cinema in 2022 with Nna Thaan Case Kodu. The actress has also appeared in web series like Vella Raja, Fingertip, and Jaanbaaz Hindustan Ke. So, who is Gayathrie Shankar. Here’s everything we know about the actress.

Gayathrie Biography

Gayathrie was born on the 2nd of May 1993, in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. She is currently 31 years old.

Birth NameGayathrie Shankar
Date of BirthMay 2, 1993
Place of BirthBangalore, Karnataka, India
Age31 years old
Sun SignTaurus
EthnicityTamil (Indian)

Family and Education

Unfortunately, not much is known about her parents other than that both of her parents are bankers. Her grandfather served in the Indian Army with her father also served in the Indian Air Force before becoming a banker. She did her schooling in her hometown and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She is a trained Hypnotherapist.

Relationship Status

Concerning her love life, Gayathrie has not been involved in a relationship with any man as known to the media. She’s possibly single.

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 4 inches
Centimeters – 163 cm
Meters – 1.63 m
WeightKilograms – 51 kg
Pounds – 112 lbs
Body BuildSlim
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Shoe SizeUnknown

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Gayathrie made her silver screen debut in the 2012 psychological thriller 18 Vayasu.

Famous For

Playing Dhanalakshmi in the Tamil cult comedy film Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom, starring opposite Vijay Sethupathi.

Gayathrie Facts

She was offered a lead role in the film “Yean Ippadi Mayakkinai” when she was still in 12th grade, however, the film didn’t see its theatrical release.

Her film credits include Ponmaalai Pozhudhu (2013), Rummy (2014), and Puriyatha Puthir (2017).

In 2018, she played Aadhira in the Amazon Prime exclusive web series called Vella Raja.

In 2019, she co-starred with Vijay Sethupathi, Samantha Akkineni, Fahadh Faasil, Ramya Krishnan, and Mysskin in Thiagarajan Kumararaja’s Super Deluxe.

In addition to acting, she wanted to be a filmmaker and worked as an assistant director in Balaji Tharaneetharan’s Seethakathi.

In 2022, she made her Malayalam debut opposite Kunchacko Boban in the movie Nna Thaan Case Kodu. That year, she was also seen in Lokesh Kanagaraj’s Vikram, in which she played the wife of Amar (played by Fahadh Faasil) along with Kamal Haasan and Vijay Sethupathi.