Kalyani, a prominent actress in the South Indian film and television industry, began her career as a child artist, featuring in over 300 advertisements. Since then, she has acted in several popular films and TV shows.

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Poornitha Kalyani Biography

Poornitha Kalyani
Poornitha Kalyani

Poornitha Kalyani was born on 23rd November 1990, (Age: 33 years). She is currently known as Kalyani and before that she was called Poornitha. Her birth name was Poornitha Jayam. She is a well-known face of Tamil TV as well as the film industry. She started as a child actor and went on to become one of the most prominent actresses the south Indian landscape has ever seen.

She was born in Kollam, Kerala, India, and is currently living in Chennai.

Full NamePoornitha Kalyani
Name in Tamilபூனிதா ஜெயம்
Nick NamePoornitha, Kalyani
ProfessionTelevision Actress, Actress and TV Anchor
Age33 years
Date of Birth23rd November 1990
Mother TongueTamil
Zodiac/Sun SignSagittarius
HomeTown/Birthplace Kollam, Kerala, India
Current AddressChennai, India
HobbiesListening Music, Reading Books
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Poornitha Kalyani Education, Qualification

Poornitha Kalyani’s Education, and qualification details are not known as the information regarding the same is not available on the internet. The same will be updated once we get details regarding the same from an authentic source.

SchoolYet To Update
College Yet to Update
Degree/Graduation Yet to Update
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Poornitha Kalyani Husband, Family

Poornitha Kalyani is married to Rohit, he is a doctor based in Bangalore. They tied the knot on 12th December 2013. The couple is blessed with a beautiful daughter named Navya. Navya was born on 21st August 2018.

Poornitha Kalyani Family

Poornitha is among those famous celebrities who like to keep their family details private and away from the limelight, hence there is little to no information available about Poornitha Kalyani’s family. The same will be updated once we get information about her family from an authentic source.

Poornitha Kalyani Mother

Poornitha Kalyani shared on social media about her mother’s suicide. She recounted the day her mother died, which she described as the most horrific day of her life. Poornitha lived next door to her mother and was preparing to go to the gym with her when she noticed that something was off. Her mother seemed groggy and didn’t appear like her usual self. Later, when Poornitha returned to pick her up, she found her mother had hung herself.

Poornitha shared that her mother’s diary revealed that she had been sad for a long time, but she had never shared her feelings with anyone. Devastated by her mother’s suicide, Poornitha also attempted to take her own life but was saved by her husband. She emphasized the importance of mental health and urged OTT platforms to display the free national suicide prevention helpline number 24×7.

Poornitha stated that she wants to make sure that no one loses a loved one due to a lack of access to help. She pointed out that Indian OTT platforms have millions of viewers and that displaying the national suicide prevention helpline number can make a significant impact on people’s lives. Her message is a powerful call to action for everyone to prioritize mental health and seek help when needed.

Parent’s NameFather: Yet to update
Mother: Yet to Update
Siblings/CousinsYet to Update
Relationship StatusMarried (m. 12 December 2013)
HusbandRohit Aravindakshan (Doctor)
ChildrenDaughter: Navya
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Physical Stats

Poornitha Height
HeightIn Centimeters: 160 cm
In Meters: 1.6 m
In Inches: 5’2″
Weight58 Kgs
Body Measurements34-24-34
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown
Physical Stats

Poornitha Kalyani Career

Poornitha Kalyani began her acting career at a young age, featuring in several television series. Here discussing Poornitha Kalyani’s career in detail.

Poornitha Kalyani TV Career

Kalyani, previously known as Poornitha, began her career in the entertainment industry as a child actor in South Indian movies. She later diversified her career by working as a television anchor. Kalyani hosted Vijay TV’s Super Mom before changing her name. She has also appeared in Season 2 of Pirivom Santhipom and Pirivom and Santhipom on Vijay TV, as well as the TV series Thayumanavan on the same channel. In addition to this, Kalyani was the host of the popular show Super Singer Junior on Vijay TV and worked as an anchor on Raj TV’s Beach Girls.

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Poornitha Kalyani TV Shows

TV Show NameChannelRoleYear
Junior SeniorZee TamilHost2017
GangaSun TVMalar2017
Andal AzhagarVijay TVAandal2014 –16
Beach GirlsRaj TVHost2014
ThayumanavanVijay TVJanani Mathiazhagan2013-14
Pirivom Santhippom: Season 2Vijay TVRevathi2013
Beach girls: Season 1Raj TVHost2012-13
Pirivom Santhippom: Season 1Vijay TVRevathi2011-12
Super MomZee TamilHost2010
AnnamalaiSun TVSurya2003-04
Chinna Papa Periya PapaSun TVSmall Chinna Papa2003
CharulathaK TV2001
TV Shows

Poornitha Kalyani Movie Career

Poornitha got her break in the movie industry at a very early age. One day, while playing outside her house, a film shoot was taking place nearby. When one of the artists did not show up, the production team asked Kalyani if she could step in, marking her first foray into the entertainment industry.

Kalyani, who acted alongside Prabhu Deva in the 2001 Tamil film “Alli Thanda Vaanam ” as Julie, became well-known for her exceptional performance, displaying a balance of maturity and cuteness beyond her years. She continued to work as a child artist in multiple films and later portrayed the role of Raadhika Sarathkumar’s teenage daughter in the TV series “Annamalai ” on Sun TV.

She later decided to change her name to Poornitha and starred in the film Marandhen Meimarandhen as the lead actress, which unfortunately did not perform well at the box office in 2006. However, she bounced back with her appearance in the Tamil industry film, Prathi Gnayiru 9.30 to 10.00. Subsequently, she also acted in several Malayalam and Telugu films, showcasing her versatility as an actress.

Poornitha Kalyani Movie List

Movie NameRole LanguageYear
Malli MalliMadhu SatyanarayanaTelugu2009
IlampuyalThendral BoseTamil2009
Kathi KappalMallikaTamil2008
Manchu Kurise VelaloTelugu2007
Maranthen MeimaranthenRenukaTamil2006
Prathi Gnayiru 9 Manimudhal 10.30 VaraiKalyaniTamil2006
RamanaaAdopted daughterTamil2003
Mullavalliyum ThenmavumThenmozhiMalayalam2003
ShreeMeenakshi’s friendTamil2002
GuruvammaGuruvamma’s sisterTamil2002
Alli Thandha VaanamJulieTamil2001
Movies List

Poornitha Kalyani Net Worth and Salary

Poornitha Kalyani’s net worth is around $5 Million.

Net Worth in Dollar$5 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesINR 41 Crore
SalaryYet to Update
Poornitha Kalyani Net Worth

Poornitha Kalyani Social Media Profiles

Instagram Profile

Favorites Things of Poornitha Kalyani

Favorite FoodHomemade healthy food
Favorite DestinationGoa
Favorite Colorblue 
Favorite Things of Poornitha Kalyani

Poornitha Kalyani Controversies

When you are under the media attention the chances of not getting caught in controversies is very hard. Here we are going to discuss Poornitha Kalyani’s controversies.

Actress Poornitha Kalyani, known for her roles as a child artist in Tamil cinema, has revealed that she was approached for the casting couch while acting as a heroine in movies. She said that she did not receive any direct approaches but instead her mother received a call offering her a role with a big hero and producer, but asking for “adjustments”. Kalyani’s mother felt uncomfortable and disconnected the call. Kalyani also revealed a similar approach from a programming head of a popular TV channel. This is not the first time actresses have accused influential people in the film industry of demanding sexual favors in exchange for roles. This was one of the reasons that Kalyani decided to quit acting.

Facts about Poornitha

  • Poornitha Kalyani gained popularity for her portrayal of Julie, co-starring alongside Prabhu Deva in the 2001 movie “Alli Thanda Vaanam”
  • She was originally known as Poornitha, but she later changed her name to Kalyani.
  • After her mother’s suicide incident and her attempted suicide, she decided to  help people who are going through any mental trauma or depression with the help of the ‘Kiran mental health helpline’.


Who is Kalyani Rohit?

Kalyani is a famous Indian Film actress, she was formerly known as Poornitha, but later she changed her name to Kalyani.

What is Poornitha Kalyani’s age?

Poornitha Kalyani is 33 years, she was born on 23rd November 1990.

What Happened to Poornitha Kalyani’s mother?

Poornitha Kalyani’s mother committed suicide on 24th December 2014.

Who is Poornitha Kalyani’s husband?

Poornitha Kalyani’s husband’s name is Rohit, he is a Bangalore-based Doctor.