Janani Iyer Age, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Family, Facts

Who is Janani Iyer?

The doe-eyed beauty Janani Iyer is a popular Indian film actress known for her work in both Tamil and Malayalam film industries. She got her first break in 2009 with the film, Avan Ivan, playing one of the female leads, which earned her a lot of fame and recognition. Since then, Janani has done a variety of roles in films, carving a niche for herself in the South Indian film industry. In 2018, she participated in the second season of the Tamil reality show, Bigg Boss Tamil, which aired on Star Vijay.


Personal Life

Janani Iyer was born on the 31st of March 1987, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She is currently 32 years old.

Birth NameJanani Iyer
Date of BirthMarch 31, 1987
Place of BirthChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Sun SignAries
ProfessionActress, Model


Unfortunately, not much is known about her parents and family background. She has a sister named Kiruthika.


Janani Iyer attended D.A.V. School in Gopalapuram. Later, she joined Saveetha Engineering College from where she graduated with a degree in Computer Science Engineering (CSE). She was accepted into the Wollongong University, Australia, but she deferred her admission as she landed a role in the Tamil movie Avan Ivan.


There’s not much-known information about her link ups and breakups.

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Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 3 inches
Centimeters – 160 cm
Meters – 1.6 m
WeightKilograms – 52 kg
Pounds – 114 lbs
Body BuildSlim
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Shoe SizeUnknown
Dress Size4 (US)
Distinctive Features Short Stature
Big Eyes
Janani Iyer biography

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Janani Iyer’s first screen appearance came in 2009 with the Tamil film, Thiru Thiru Thuru Thuru, for her uncredited role as a background model.

Her first leading role as an actress was with the 2011 film Avan Ivan, for her as Baby, opposite Vishal.

Famous For

Playing Madhushree, an innocent good looking girl, in the Tamil thriller Thegidi alongside Ashok Selvan.

Television Debut

In 2018, she appeared as a contestant on the Tamil reality show, Bigg Boss, which was hosted by actor turned politician Kamal Haasan.

Brand Endorsements

Prior to getting fame as an actress, she worked as a model and has appeared in a number of television commercials. She took modeling as her part-time job whilst studying in college for pocket money.

Janani Iyer Net worth

Unfortunately, we do not know about her net worth at the moement. She lives with her family in a modest home in Chennai.

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Janani Iyer Facts

She aspired to become an actress since she was a teen and struggled a lot to get to where she has reached today.

It was director AL Vijay who recommended her to director Bala for his film Avan Ivan. He looked out for a Tamil speaking new face, and after the audition, she was offered a lead role in the film.

Unlike other actresses, she herself dub for her films.

In 2013, she debuted in Malayalam film 3 Dots.

Her noted Malayalam films are Koothara, Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal and Seventh Day.

In 2018, she took part as a contestant in the second season of Tamil reality show, Bigg Boss Tamil.

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