Jyothirmayi is an Indian film actress, television actress, television anchor, and former model, who works in Malayalam cinema. Starting her career as a model, she ventured into television, working as an anchor and later starring numerous TV series.
(m. 2004; div. 2011)
Jyothirmayi started her career as a model and serial artist and gained recognition for her performance in Indraneelam, directed by Suresh Krishnan. After a brief and unsuccessful stint acting in telefilms, she moved to full films. In her first film Pilots (2000), she played a minor character and the film was a box office bomb. She was noticed after the release of Meesa Madhavan (2002) along with actor Dileep. She was then paired with great actors of the Malayalam film industry, including Mohanlal and Mammootty. In Tamil, she also got offers opposite stars Sathyaraj and Vijayakanth. After rising to fame as an actress, she’s worked in nearly 30 Malayalam films.
She married Nishanth Kumar on 6 September 2004. Six years later the couple filed for divorce, and it was granted on 1 October 2011. She married film director and cinematographer Amal Neerad on 4 April 2015.
|2002||Bhavam||Latha||Malayalam||Won - Kerala State Film Award for Second Best Actress|
National Film Award (Special Mention)
|Meesa Madhavan||Prabha||Malayalam||Won - Asianet Award for Best Female New Face of the Year|
|2003||Ente Veedu Appuvinteyum||Meera||Malayalam|
|Hariharan Pillai Happy Aanu||Kavya||Malayalam|
|2005||Alice in Wonderland||Dr. Sunitha Rajagopal||Malayalam|
|10 The Strangers||Telugu|
|Idhaya Thirudan||Herself||Tamil||item number|
|Naan Avanillai||Ammukutty Menon||Tamil|
|2008||Arai En 305-il Kadavul||Buvana||Tamil|
|2009||Sagar Alias Jacky Reloaded||Malayalam||Special appearance|
|Bharya Swantham Suhruthu||Urmila||Malayalam|
|Kerala Cafe||Lalitha||Malayalam||segment Lalitham Hiranmayam|
|2010||Janakan||Dr. Rani Mathew||Malayalam|
|Chandala-bhikshuki||Matangi (chandala woman)||Malayalam||Ajayan, Manjari and Tom George Kolath as Ananda bhikshu (Buddha's disciple)|
|Ven Shankhu Pol||Indhu Nandan||Malayalam|
- Vava (2001)
- Annu Mazhayayirunnu (Telefilm) as Devi
- Arikil Oral Koode (Telefilm) as Maya
TV Shows as HostEdit
- Pepsi Top 10
- Your Choice
- Vivel Honeymoon Travels
- National film awards
- Kerala state television awards
- 2001– Kerala state television award for best actress – Avasthatarangal
- Asianet film awards
- "Amal Neerad marries Jyotirmayi". Rediff. 6 April 2015. Retrieved 27 June 2018.
- "Jyothirmayi Files For Divorce – SansCinema". Archived from the original on 2 April 2011. Retrieved 23 March 2011.
- "ജ്യോതിര്മയി വിവാഹ മോചനത്തിന്". Malayala Manorama. 23 March 2011. Retrieved 9 April 2011.
- Jyothirmayi movies: Amal Neerad and Jyothirmayi get hitched! | Malayalam Movie News. Times of India (4 April 2015). Retrieved on 2018-12-24.