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Rajisha Vijayan is an Indian film actress who appears in Malayalam films.[1] She made her acting debut in the 2016 film Anuraga Karikkin Vellam.[2] She has hosted several shows in Malayalam television before foraying into films. She won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress for her performance in her debut film Anuraga Karikkin Vellam.[3]

Rajisha Vijayan
Born
NationalityIndian
OccupationFilm actress
Years active2016–present

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Early lifeEdit

Rajisha was born in Perambra, Calicut as the daughter of Sheela and Vijayan.[4] She completed her graduation in Mass Communication and Journalism at Amity University, Noida, New Delhi.[5] Apart from dancing, she kept high interest in theatre and athletics. She started working in Surya TV and later in Mazhavil Manorama as a television host.

CareerEdit

2013–15Edit

Rajisha was very popular among the television spectators through her shows.[6] She also hosted Susi’s Code, a youth-centric programme and a music chat show which has gained popularity among the young generation.[7] She hosted surya challenge along with Vidhu Pratap on Surya TV. She won the hearts of the TV viewers through her exceptional anchoring of Ugram Ujwalam, a talent show aired on Mazhavil Manorama.[8]

2016–presentEdit

Rajisha debuted in the Malayalam Film Anuraga Karikkin Vellam for which she won several awards. She was adjudged with Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress in 2016 for her role in Anuraga Karikkin Vellam.[9]

Her second project was the commercially successful movie Georgettan's Pooram alongside Dileep.[10] Her next venture was Oru Cinemakaaran[11] starring Vineeth Sreenivasan.[12]

In 2019, Rajisha did the titular role in the coming of age film June by Friday Film House.[13][14][15] The film and her performance was both critically and commercially acclaimed.[16][17]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Role Language Notes
2016 Anuraga Karikkin Vellam Elizabeth (Eli) Malayalam Debut Film

Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress

2017 Georgettan's Pooram Merlin Malayalam
Oru Cinemakkaran Sara Malayalam
2019 June June Malayalam
Finals Alice Malayalam Post Production
Stand Up Dia Malayalam Filming[18]

TelevisionEdit

Year Program Role Channel Notes
2013-2014 Susie's code Host Surya Music
2013 100% love Host Surya Music
2013 Manassinikkare Host Surya Music
2014 Ladies only Host Surya Music
2014 Uggram Ujjwalam Co host Mazhavil Manorama
2015 Vanitha Film Awards Host (Backstage) Mazhavil Manorama
2015 Surya Challenge Co host Surya TV
2015 Hot and Spicy Co host Asianet Cable Vision
2015 Gulumal herself Surya TV Special appearance
2019 Uppum Mulakum June Flowers TV Guest appearance in episode 792
2019 Karikku June YouTube Guest appearance in video 'Valentine's Gift'

Awards and nominationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nagarajan, Saraswathy (15 February 2019). ""I was always waiting for June": Rajisha Vijayan". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  2. ^ James, Anu (18 July 2016). "Interview: 'Anuraga Karikkin Vellam' star Rajisha Vijayan talks about co-stars, marriage and more [PHOTOS]". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Kerala State Film Awards 2016: Vinayakan bags best actor trophy, Rajisha Vijayan adjudged best actress!". Zee News. 7 March 2017. Retrieved 7 March 2017.
  4. ^ Sathyendran, Nita (13 July 2016). "Really a sassy lass". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  5. ^ Sathyendran, Nita (13 July 2016). "Really a sassy lass". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  6. ^ "Was afraid my bad driving would damage the camera: Rajisha Vijayan". OnManorama. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  7. ^ www.thenewsminute.com https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/journalism-iaf-heres-what-big-names-mollywood-were-doing-cinema-100894. Retrieved 7 July 2019. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. ^ "'Ugram Ujjwalam' is beyond inspiration: Rajisha Vijayan". OnManorama. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  9. ^ James, Anu (10 March 2017). "Interview: Rajisha Vijayan opens up about winning Kerala State Award and her 'ordinary' life thereafter". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  10. ^ "Dileep - Rajisha Vijayan's 'Georgettan's Pooram's' next song is here - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  11. ^ "IndiaGlitz - Vineeth Sreenivaasan Oru Cinemakkaran starts rolling - Malayalam Movie News". Retrieved 8 March 2017.
  12. ^ James, Anu (23 June 2017). "What makes Vineeth Sreenivasan's Oru Cinemaakkaran a much awaited Eid release?". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  13. ^ Nair, Vidya (10 February 2019). "On course to a seasoned actor". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  14. ^ "Rajisha Vijayan on her latest film June: 'Felt good that three men could write a sensitive story about a girl'- Entertainment News, Firstpost". Firstpost. 17 February 2019. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  15. ^ Manu (25 February 2019). "Malayalam Actress Rajisha Vijayan Reveals That She Has Gone Through A Break-up!". https://www.filmibeat.com. Retrieved 7 July 2019. External link in |website= (help)
  16. ^ "All Dileep needed was a selfie from team 'June'!". OnManorama. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  17. ^ "Malayalam Movies 2019 Half-Yearly Box Office Report: Lucifer, Madhura Raja & Other Big Hits!". https://www.filmibeat.com. 2 July 2019. Retrieved 7 July 2019. External link in |website= (help)
  18. ^ "Nimisha Sajayan and Rajisha Vijayan team up with this lady filmmaker! - Malayalam News". IndiaGlitz.com. 10 April 2019. Retrieved 12 July 2019.

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