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Anupama Parameswaran is an Indian film actress who works in Telugu, Malayalam and Tamil films. She is best known for her debut role as Mary George in the 2015 Malayalam film Premam.

Anupama Parameswaran
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Anupama Parameswaran at a public event
Born 18 Febrauary 1996 (age 22)
Ernakulam, Kerala, India
Residence Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Nationality  India
Occupation Actress
Years active 2015–present
Home town Kochi, Ernakulam, Kerala, India


Early life and educationEdit

Anupama was born to Parameswaran and Sunitha.[1] After completing schooling She attended CMS College Kottayam where she majored in Communicative English.[2] Later she postponed college to pursue acting.[2]


Anupama debuted with Premam alongside Nivin Pauly, which was a commercial success.[3][4] She then had a cameo in James & Alice, a Malayalam movie. Later she forayed into Telugu films with a handful of projects including A Aa, where she played a lead role along with Nithiin and Samantha Ruth Prabhu.[5][6] She then was in the Telugu remake of Premam.[7][8] Her next film was Kodi, her debut in Tamil cinema, in which she had the lead role opposite Dhanush.[9][10] She also acted alongside Sharwanand in the Telugu movie Shatamanam Bhavati which was released in January 2017, followed by Jomonte Suvisheshangal in Malayalam alongside Dulquer Salmaan released in the same month. As of October 2017 she has completed filming Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi opposite Ram Pothineni and currently filming two films, Chandoo Mondeti's Savyasachi which marks her second collaboration with Naga Chaitanya after Premam and Merlapaka Gandhi's Krishnarjuna Yudham opposite Nani. Apart from these she also committed to star in A. Karunakaran's next film opposite Sai Dharam Tej.[11]


  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Language Notes
2015 Premam Mary George Malayalam
2016 James & Alice Isabel / Pinky Malayalam
A Aa Nagavalli Telugu
Premam Suma Telugu
Kodi Malathi Tamil
2017 Sathamanam Bhavati Nithya Telugu
Jomonte Suvisheshangal Catherine Malayalam
Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi[12] Maha Telugu
2018 Krishnarjuna Yudham   TBA Telugu Filming[13]
Untitled A. Karunakaran film [11] TBA Telugu Pre-production

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Film Language Notes
2016 11th Ramu Karyat Awards Most Popular Actress Premam Malayalam Won
Asianet Film Awards Best Female Debut Premam Malayalam Nominated
SIIMA Awards Premam Malayalam Nominated
2017 Apsara Awards A Aa Telugu Won
IIFA Utsavam Best Supporting Actress Kodi Tamil Nominated
Premam Telugu Won
Filmfare Award A Aa Telugu Nominated
Kodi Tamil Nominated
SIIMA Awards A Aa Telugu Nominated
Premam Telugu Nominated


  1. ^ James, Anu (25 February 2017). "Confirmed: Anupama Parameswaran no more part of Ram Charan-S Kumar movie; is this the reason?". Archived from the original on 25 February 2017. Retrieved 10 September 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "' I won't do anything out of my comfort zone'". Times of India. 10 October 2015. Archived from the original on 13 October 2015. Retrieved 10 September 2017. 
  3. ^ "Premam fever in Tamil Nadu: Movie completes 224 days; Nivin Pauly watches film with Chennai fans". International Business Times. India. 8 January 2016. Archived from the original on 11 January 2016. Retrieved 16 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "Unstoppable 'Premam' extends its run in Chennai". Manorama Online. 13 January 2016. Archived from the original on 15 January 2016. 
  5. ^ "Trivikram-Nithiin-Samantha's Film Titled 'A.. Aa': 'Premam' Star Anupama to Play 2nd Heroine". International Business Times. India. 10 September 2015. Archived from the original on 13 September 2015. 
  6. ^ "'Premam' heroine Anupama Parameshwaran signs another Telugu film". Daily News and Analysis. India: Diligent Media Corporation. 18 March 2016. Archived from the original on 20 March 2016. 
  7. ^ "First look of Naga Chaitanya in Telugu remake of 'Premam'". Daily News and Analysis. India: Diligent Media Corporation. 19 February 2016. Archived from the original on 21 February 2016. 
  8. ^ "Anupama in a naadan avatar in Premam remake". The Times of India. 11 December 2015. Archived from the original on 18 December 2015. 
  9. ^ "Anupama Parameswaran replaces Shamlee in Dhanush's 'Kodi'". The Indian Express. 13 February 2016. Archived from the original on 14 February 2016. 
  10. ^ "Shaamlee out, Anupama bags role in Dhanush's Kodi". Deccan Chronicle. 13 February 2016. Archived from the original on 13 February 2016. 
  11. ^ a b "Anupama Parameshwaran to romance Sai Dharam Tej". 16 August 2017. Archived from the original on 18 August 2017. 
  12. ^ "It is 'Vunnadi Okate Zindagi' for Ram Pothineni!". The Times of India. India. 30 July 2017. Archived from the original on 10 August 2017. 
  13. ^ "Anupama Parameshwaran opposite Sai Dharam Tej". India. 17 August 2017. Archived from the original on 17 August 2017. 

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