Who is 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.
Gayathrie was born on the 2nd of May 1993, in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. She is currently 26 years old.
|Birth Name||Gayathrie Shankar|
|Date of Birth||May 2, 1993|
|Place of Birth||Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Age||26 years old|
Family and Education
Unfortunately, not much is known about her parents other than that both of her parents are bankers. Her grandfather served in Indian Army with her father also serving in 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.
Concerning her love life, Gayathrie has not been involved in a relationship with any man as known to the media. She’s possibly single.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 4 inches|
Centimeters – 163 cm
Meters – 1.63 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 51 kg|
Pounds – 112 lbs
Gayathrie made her silver screen debut in the 2012 psychological thriller 18 Vayasu.
Playing Dhanalakshmi in the Tamil cult comedy film Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom, starring opposite Vijay Sethupathi.
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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.
Her 2019 release includes Maamanithan, Kennedy Club and Un Kadhal Irundhal.
In addition to acting, she wanted to be a filmmaker and worked as an assistant director in Balaji Tharaneetharan’s Seethakathi.