The bubbly star, Hansika Motwani is a popular actress of South Indian Film Industry. Started her career as a child artist, the reigning queen faced several ups and downs to get to have reached to a position where is of today. Her realm in film industry started off with Bollywood film Hawa (2003) and she has done more than 35 films to date.
Birthday / Date of Birth
Hansika was born on 9 August 1991 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
She is currently 27 years old.
Motwani attended Podar International School in Mumbai and then enrolled at the International Curriculum School in Santacruz, Mumbai.
- Father – Pradeep Motwani (Businessman)
- Mother – Mona Motwani (Dermatologist)
- Siblings – Prashant Motwani (Brother)
Hansika had briefly dated actor Silamarasan and they have worked in a couple of Tamil films. The couple broke off their relationship citing personal issues.
- In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- In centimeters – 165 cm
- In meters – 1.65 m
- In Kilograms – 59 kg
- In Pounds – 130 lbs
- Measurements – 34-27-35
- Bust – 34 inches
- Waist – 27 inches
- Hip – 35 inches
- Bra Size – 32C
She wears a size 7 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 6 (US).
Hansika Motwani was first starred in 2003 Hindi film Hawa as a child artist. She made her debut as heroine in 2007 Telugu film Desamuduru as Vaishali, which earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South.
The same year, she made her Hindi debut with Aap Kaa Surroor and was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. In 2008, she embarked onto Kanaada film industry with Bindaas. In 2011, she made her Tamil debut with Mappillai alongside Dhanush.
She appeared in a Hindi television soap opera, Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand as Tina from 2001 to 2003.
Hansika has worked with several brands for their television commercials and print ads like Nirma.
Awards / Accomplisgments
- Indian Telly Award for Child Artiste of the Year – Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand (2003)
- Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South – Desamuduru
- SIIMA Award for Best Debutant Actress – Tamil – Mappillai
- SIIMA Award for Special Appreciation as Actress – Telugu – Kandireega
- Chennai Times Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer-Female – Mappillai
- Edison Award for Best Actress – Oru Kal Oru Kannadi
- SIIMA Award for Best Actress – Tamil – Oru Kal Oru Kannadi
The gorgeous damsel owns a swanky BMW 5 Series. She lives with her family in a luxury apartment in the posh area of Mumbai.
Hansika Motwani Net worth
Known for her beautiful smile, Hansika Motwani charges Rs 80 lakh to 1 crore per film. She has a net worth of $2.5 million as of 2017. She embarked her film career from a young age and has appeared in television series and shows, films, and advertisements.
Hansika Motwani Favorites
- Favorite Food – Rajma Chawal, Idli, Thai food
- Favorite Actor – Gerard Butler
- Favorite Actress – Late Nutan, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
- Favorite Film – Oh My Friend, Bindass, Settai
- Favorite Color – White, Black and Orange
- Favorite Place – Jaipur, Dubai, London, Paris
- Favorite Brand – Gucci, Armani
- Favorite Sport – Football
Social Media Portfolio
The budding actress has an immense fan following on different social media. As of October 2017, Hansika has more than 2.3 million followers on Instagram, 6.4 million followers on Facebook and 3.5 million followers on Twitter.
Hansika Motwani Facts
Hansika Motwani was discovered by actress Juhi Chawla who influenced her to take up a career in cinema.
Her parents divorced when she was young and was brought up by her mother all her alone in Mumbai.
Hansika ventured into film industry at the age of 16 in a lead role in Puri Jagannadh’s Telugu film Desamuduru, opposite Allu Arjun.
In free time, she loves clicking perfect snaps and listening to music.
Not to mention, she is a big fan of Chelsea Football Club.
She is fluent in different Indian languages like Telegu, Hindi, Tulu and English.