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Bhavana wiki

South Indian film actress Bhavana, made her debut in Malayalam films in 2002. Bhavana is the stage name given to Karthika Menon. She is known for her work in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films. She has acted in more than 75 films. Who is Karthika Menon? Why is she called Bhavana? All your questions will be answered in Bhavana’s wiki.

Bhavana was born on 6th June 1986 in Thrissur district, Kerala

She is the daughter of Pushpa and assistant cinematographer, late G.Balachandran. Her elder brother is Jayadev is a director. She completed her schooling from Holy Family Girls’ High School, Chembukkavu, Thrissur.

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Karthika Menon made her debut in Malayalam Cinema at the age of 16

She made her debut with the Malayalam film Nammal taking the stage name Bhavana opposite debutant Sidharth Bharathan, Jishnu, and Renuka Menon. The film was a big hit at the box office and offers started pouring in for Bhavana. She was crowned with many honors and a Kerala State Special Jury Award for the film. Bhavana got her big break in the 11th Standard. She has starred opposite almost all actors in Malayalam cinema. She has done a number of projects in Tamil with actors like Ajith Kumar, Madhavan, Jayam Ravi, Bharath, Jiiva, and Srikanth.

She made her debut in Kannada films in 2010

Her Kannada film debut was with famous actor Puneeth Rajkumar. Her first Kannada film Jackie which was a big success.

Bhavana is the brand ambassador for the team Kerala Strikers

Actress Mamta Mohandas and Bhavana are the brand ambassadors of the team Kerala Strikers in the Celebrity Cricket League (CCL).

List of awards bagged by Bhavana





Nammal 2002 Kerala State Film Award Special Jury Award for Best Actress
Daivanamathil 2005 Kerala State Film Award Second Best Actress
Chithiram Pesuthadi 2006 Filmfare Awards South Best Actress
Nammal 2002 Asianet Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Award
Daivanamathil 2005 Asianet Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Award
Nammal 2002 Mathrubhumi Awards Best New Actress
Swapnakoodu, C.I.D. Moosa 2003 Mathrubhumi Awards Most Entertaining Actress
Daivanamathil 2005 Grihalakshmy Awards Special Jury Award
Daivanamathil 2005 Jersey Foundation Awards Best Actress
Daivanamathil 2005 Kalakeralam Awards Best Actress
Chithiram Pesuthadi 2006 Sathyan Awards Best Tamil Actress
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Bhavana and Naveen got engaged on 9th March 2017

Kannada film producer Naveen and Bhavana had been dating for a long time. They finally got engaged on 9th March 2017.

Bhavana’s hottest pics of all times

Killing it in a beautiful black dress!

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Her statuesque, Her attitude, simply Hot!

Bhavana in a gorgeous gold saree.

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A Yellow flower!

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This ‘Blue’ my mind!

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The eyes that took many lives!

One can stare into those eyes for hours.

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Karthika Menon was kidnapped and molested by her driver Sunil Kumar

Actress Bhavana filed a complaint against her driver Sunil Kumar on account of molestation and kidnapping. Subsequently, the driver was arrested. Further investigation revealed that Actor Dileep was the mastermind behind the entire act. He was arrested and sent to Aluva jail on 10th July 2017.

dileep wiki

Dileep is an Indian actor best known for his comic roles in Malayalam Cinema. He is also a singer, an impressionist, and a producer in Malayalam cinema. He has been in the industry for more than 25 years and worked in over 130 films. Find out more about him in Dileep’s wiki.

Gopalakrishnan Padmanabhan Pillai (Dileep) was born in Aluva, Ernakulam district, Kerala on 27th October 1968

Dileep was born as Gopalakrishnan and is the eldest of three children. His father is Padmanabhan Pillai and mother is Sarojam. His younger brother is Anoop and younger sister is Tabitha. He completed his schooling from VVB high school in 1985. Later he joined Union Christian College, Aluva. He did a Bachelor’s in History from Ernakulam Maharaja’s College.

Dileep entered the film industry in 1991 as the Assistant to director Kamal.

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Dileep was an excellent mime artist and rendered his voice in Onam-based comic albums “De Maveli Kombathu“, with his friends Nadhirshah and Abi. His talent was first seen on stage shows and Comicola, a television comedy series that aired on Asianet. His portrayal of Dileep in Manathe Kottaram in 1994 opened the gates for his acting career. He was later seen in Films such as Sallapam, Ee Puzhayum Kadannu, Punjabi House, Udayapuram Sulthan, and Chandranudikkunna Dikhil in the late 1990’s. Dileep delivered back-to-back hits in the early-2000s which include Thenkasipattanam, Joker, Ee Parakkum Thalika, Ishtam, Mazhathullikkilukkam, and Kalyanarama.

Dileep won his first Filmfare Award for his role as Madhavan in Meesa Madhavan

His first Kerala State Film Award (Special Jury) was for his performance as Vimal Kumar in Kunjikoonan in 2002. He also won the Best Actor Award for his performance as Mukkom Shajahan in the film Vellaripravinte Changathi.

Dileep produced his first film in 2003 under the banner of Graand Production

Dileep produced and starred in C.I.D. Moosa in 2003. Dileep produced the film Twenty:20 starring most of the mainstream actors of Malayalam cinema which became the highest grossing Malayalam film at that time. He produced the Twenty:20 in order to raise funds for the Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA).

Dileep has tied the knot more than once

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Dileep tied the knot with actress Manju Warrier on 20th October 1998. The couple has a daughter. Dileep filed for a divorce in July 2014.  The divorce was granted on 31st January 2015. On 25th November 2016, Dileep married actress Kavya Madhavan at the Vedanta Hotel in Kochi.

Dileep and director Nadhirshah were arrested on account of kidnapping and molestation of a South Indian actress

Producer Dileep and director Nadir Shah were questioned for over 12 hours in connection with the kidnapping and molestation of a South Indian actress. The police have reportedly searched an online dress showroom called “Lakshya” owned by Dileep’s wife Kavya Madhavan in connection with the case investigation. According to the latest news on the case, Pulsar Suni had contacted Dileep’s close aide through various mobile numbers several times between November last year and February 2017. Dileep and Nadhirshah may be questioned by the police again.

manju warrier hot pics

Manju Warrier is an illustrious name in the Mollywood industry. Manju Warrier’s acting and dancing skills have garnered a lot of praises. In the latest news, it was revealed that Manju has some exciting projects in her kitty, which includes a movie with the superstar of Mollywood, Mohanlal. A peek into Manju’s personal life, her daughter Meenakshi much to her dismay had decided to stay with her father Dileep after the couple separated. Manju admitted that she knew her daughter’s love for her father so she didn’t contest for her custody.  Here’s anything and everything there is to know in Manju Warrier’s wiki with exciting details about her upcoming movies, and latest news.

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Manju Warrier’s Early Life and Divorce after 14 Years of Marriage

Manju was born on September 10, 1978, in Nagercoil to a Malayalee family from Kerala. She did her primary schooling from CSI Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Nagercoil. Due to her father’s promotion, their family returned to Kerala and settled in Kannur. In Kannur, she studied at the Chinmaya Vidyalaya and later at he Chovva Higher Secondary School. Manju completed her graduation from SN College, Kannur.

Manju married Dileep her co-actor from Sallapam on 20 October 1998 at Aluva Sri Krishna Temple. She quit acting after her marriage. The couple had an adorable daughter together. Unfortunately, all was not good in their paradise, the couple filed for a divorce after 14 years of marriage for unknown reasons in 2014. The divorce was finalized in January 2015. Their fans were left dumbfounded as the couple they looked up to had split up.

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Manju’s Debut in Mollywood and Glorious Career

Manju had shown exceptional dancing skills in her school days and won many awards. She was conferred with the Kalathilakam in Kerala Youth Festival for two years. Mohavaram was the first serial telecasted on Doordarshan in which she appeared. 17-year-old Manju made her debut in the film Sakshyam in 1995, then she went on to do twenty films within a span of three years. This was a record for the budding actress. Manju gave several box office hits with renowned Mollywood actors Jayaram, Suresh Gopi and her husband Dileep.

Manju had given up acting after her marriage with Dileep. She decided to make a comeback into the film world after her divorce. Manju made her much awaited comeback to the screen in Roshan Andrew’s How old are you? in 2014. Her next movie Rani Padmini was alongside Rima Kallingal which was directed by Abu Aashiq. The movie released in 2015. Manju’s mesmerizing acting wowed her fans. Manju did not stop there, in 2016 and 2017, she gave hit films like Vettah,  Karinkunnam 6S and C/O Saira Banu.

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Manju’s Love affair with Awards

In her long and fulfilling acting career, Manju has been a recipient of many awards. Her trophy cabinet would bring envy to even biggest stars in the cinema industry. Here is a list of her awards that will leave you bamboozled.

National Film Awards:

  • Special Jury Mention-1998- Kannezhuthi Pottum Thottu

Kerala State Film Awards:

  • Best Actress – 1996 – Ee Puzhayum Kadannu

Filmfare Awards South:

  • Best Actress – Malayalam – 1996 – Ee Puzhayum Kadannu
  • Best Actress – Malayalam – 1997 – Aaram Thamburan, Kalitayyam
  • Best Actress – Malayalam – 1998 – Kanmadam
  • Best Actress – Malayalam – 1999 – Pathram
  • Best Actress – Malayalam – 2014 – How Old Are You?

Vanitha Film Awards:

  • Best Actress – 2015 – How Old Are You?
  • Best Actress – 2017 – Vettah, Karinkunnam 6S  

Asiavision Awards:

  • Best Actress – 2014 – How Old Are You?
  • Best Actress – 2016 – Vettah, Karinkunnam 6S

Asianet Film Awards:

  • Best Actress – 1998 – Kanmadam
  • Best Actress – 1999 – Kannezhuthi Pottum Thottu, Pathram
  • Best Actress – 2014 – How Old Are You?
  • Best actress – 2016 – Vettah, Karinkunnam 6S.

Film Fans Awards:

  • Best Actress – Thooval Kottaram

Screen – Videocon Awards:

  • Best Actress – 1996
  • Best Actress – 1997 – Aaram Thampuran, Krishnagudiyil Oru Pranayakalathu

NAFA 2017:

  • Best Actress – 2017 – Vettah, Karinkunnam 6S

Along with winning these awards, Manju is also a Goodwill and Brand Ambassador of numerous brands. One of them is Kalyan Jewellers where she shares screen space with the great Amitabh Bachchan. They were both seen in a couple of advertisements together. Manju on many occasions has expressed her delight of working with Amitabh Bachchan.

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Meriiboy Ice Cream, Dhathri, Kitchen Treasures and ALIFF Brand Ambassador – Cinema for Women are some of the brands that Manju represents.

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Did Manju Really try to Commit Suicide?

Rumors were rampant among fans when her ex-husband broke the news of getting married to Kavya Madhavan. The rumors went on to such a level that people even speculated that Manju tried to commit suicide. Another rumor in media was that Manju and Dileep’s daughter forced Dileep to get married to Kavya. Manju confirmed that both the news were fake and that she has moved on with her life.

Manju’s Upcoming Movies in 2017

This year is going to be a delightful one for Manju’s fans. Manju has already amazed her fans by her classic acting in C/O Saira Banu and now she is all set to hit the screens with three more movies which are set to release later this year. Her first film to be released is an action flick Odiyan which has a release date of July 2 with a superstar cast which includes Mohanlal, Mammootty and her ex-beau Dileep. She will then be seen in the movie Aami which is a biopic of Kamala Surayya. Manju will end the year with the movie Villian, where she will once again team up with Mohanlal, other members of the cast are Hansika Motwani and Vishal Krishna.

Brace yourself Mollywood fans, Manju is going to astonish you with her three upcoming movies which will surely be blockbusters.

It was a pleasure to see Manju make a comeback to the films. Though she had to deal with some depressing controversial situations she has been rock solid throughout her journey and as her fans, we want to wish her all the happiness in the world.