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Kavya Madhavan (Actress) Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 19, 2020

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Short Biography

Kavya Madhavan was born on 19-09-1984 in Nileshwaram, Kasaragod in the state of Kerala, India. She is an Indian Film Actress, Singer, Playback Singer, Songwriter, Musician & Dancer who is best known for her work in Malayalam and Tamil cinema.

Kavya Madhavan Complete Bio & Career

Kavya Madhavan completed her school level education from Nileswaram GLP School. While in school, she started acting in films and did various child artist roles. She started learning dance from a very young age and also took part in various dance competitions as well.
She started her full-fledged acting career in a lead role in Malayalam film Chandranudikkunna Dikhil in the year 1999. Her splendid performance won her Kerala Film Critics Award under the category of Second Best Actress. She was cast opposite Malayalam industry’s superstar actor Dileep. She and Dileep were considered as a very lucky pair. In a career spanning almost 3 decades, she has worked with almost all the big names of Malayalam industry like Suresh Gopi, Mammootty, Mohan Lal and Jayaram among others. She has twice won the State Awards for her films like Gaddama and Perumazhakkalam. In addition to the Malayalam language, she has also acted in some Tamil films as well. To date, she has acted in some 75 films and is still going strong.
Besides acting, she has also penned down the lyrics of the song titled "En Khalbillulloru Pennaanu" of the film One Way Ticket. She made her singing debut by singing a track titled "Mounamaay Manassil" from the super hit Malayalam film called Matinee in the year 2012. The very same year, she released her independent Malayalam called Kavyadalangal.

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Kavya Madhavan Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to P. Madhavan & Shyamala Madhavan and has a brother named Midhun Madhavan. She was married to Nishal Chandra from 2009 to 2011. Since 2016, she is married to veteran Malayalam actor Dileep. On 19-10-2018, the couple is blessed with a daughter named Mahalakshmi.

Husband Dileep

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Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 34-28-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Nileshwaram, Kasaragod, Kerala
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Aluva, Ernakulam, Kerala, India
School GLP School, Nileshwar
Jaycee English medium School, Nileshwar
Rajah's High School, Nileshwar
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Dancing, Singing, Reading Books, Writing & Cooking
Marital Status Married
Debut Malayalam Film - Pookkalam Varavayi (1991)
Tamil Film - Kasi (2001)
Best Movies Mizhi Randilum (2003), Perumazhakkalam (2004), Anandabhadram (2005), Gaddama (2010) among others
Salary 25-50 Lakh Per Film
Net Worth USD 5 Million (approx)
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Alpine White (BMW 520d)


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Player Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi
Favorite Actress Sukumari
Favorite Actor Mammootty , Dileep
Favorite Film Director Priyadarshan
Favorite Movie Pulimurugan (2016)
Favorite Singer Gopi Sundar
Favorite Place London
Favorite Dress Saree
Favorite Food Chicken Biryani

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Kavya Madhavan

  • Kavya Madhavan issued her memoirs in Mathrubhumi books titled Kathayil Alpam Kavyam in the year 2013.
  • She was just 7 years old when she made her acting debut as a child artist through the Malayalam film Pookkalam Varavayi in the year 1991.
  • She is also a trained classical dancer and has won a lot of accolades for showcasing her dancing talent.

Kavya Madhavan Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

38 years, 0month, 16 days old age Kavya Madhavan will turn 39 on 19 September, 2023. Only 11 months, 13 days, 5 hours,22 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Kavya Madhavan has celebrated the total number of 38 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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