Hansika Motwani Age, Wiki, Bio, Height, Family, Net Worth, Facts

Who is Hansika Motwani?

The bubbly star, Hansika Motwani, is a popular actress of the South Indian Film Industry. Started her career as a child artist, the reigning queen faced several ups and downs to get to have reached a position where is of today. Her realm in the film industry started off with Bollywood film Hawa (2003) and she has done more than 35 films to date.



Hansika Motwani was born on the 9th of August 1991, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is currently 29 years old.

Birth NameHansika Motwani
NicknameBaby, Motu
Date of BirthAugust 9, 1991
Place of BirthMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Age29 years old
Sun SignLeo

Early Life: Family and Education

Hansika Motwani is the daughter of Pradeep Motwani, a businessman and Mona Motwani, a dermatologist. She has a brother named  Prashant Motwani.

She attended Podar International School in Mumbai and then enrolled at the International Curriculum School in Santacruz, Mumbai.

Hansika Motwani Personal Life

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.

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 5 inches
Centimeters – 165 cm
Meters – 1.65 m
WeightKilograms – 59 kg
Pounds – 130 lbs
Body BuildSlim
Eye ColorLight Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Shoe Size8 (US)
Dress Size6 (US)
Distinctive Features Plump lips
Hansika Motwani

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

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 into the Kannada film industry with Bindaas. In 2011, she made her Tamil debut with Mappillai alongside Dhanush.

Television Debut

She appeared in a Hindi television soap opera, Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand as Tina from 2001 to 2003.

Brand Endorsements

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

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 $3 million. She embarked her film career from a young age and has appeared in television series and shows, films, and advertisements.

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 Favorites

  • Food – Rajma Chawal, Idli, Thai food
  • Actor – Gerard Butler
  • Actress – Late Nutan, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
  • Film – Oh My Friend, Bindass, Settai
  • Color –  White, Black and Orange
  • Place – Jaipur, Dubai, London, Paris
  • Brand – Gucci, Armani
  • Sport – Football

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.

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