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Amala Paul (Actress) Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 19, 2020

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Short Biography

 was born on 26-10-1991 in Aluva, Kochi in the state of Kerala, India. She is an Indian Film Actress & Model who is best known for her work in Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu & Kannad cinema.

Other Name: Amala
Other Professions: Model
Appearance: Tamil Malayalam Telugu Kannada

Amala Paul Complete Bio & Career

Amala did her primary education from "Nirmala higher secondary school," and later she finished her higher secondary education from the school "Aluva Government Higher Secondary School." She entered the world of modeling on advice of director Lal Jose. He also managed her modeling career.

It was Lal Jose who offered her maiden acting role with a supporting role in his Malayalam film Neelathamara (2009). The film was a blockbuster hit but she failed to get meaningful roles after that. She thenwent on to star in some Tamil films the following year. She became a star in Tamil film industry through Prabhu Solomon’s romantic comedy film titled Mynaa.
Since then, she has never looked back and has worked in all south Indian language films. She has concentrated mostly on Tamil cinema though and is one of the most sought after actresses in Tamil film industry. Some of her best works include Deiva Thirumagal, Kadhalil Sodhappuvadhu Yeppadi, Thalaivaa, Velaiyilla Pattathari, and Amma Kanakku among various others. She has worked with almost all the stars of Tamil film industry.
Her personal life though wasn’t as smooth as her acting career. Her marriage failed due to her ambition of continuing acting and this led to a downfall in her personal life. In her acting career though, she kept on scaling new heights and never let her personal life bother her budding acting career. She starred alongside legendary Malayalam film actor Mohan Lal in superhit Malayalam film Run Baby Run in the year 2012. She was recently seen in Tamil films such as Thiruttu Payale 2, Ratsasan, and Aadai among others. She is currently filming for 3 Malayalam films such as Aadujeevitham, Parannu Parannu, and Cadaver.    

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Amala Paul Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Paul Varghese and Annice Paul. She has a brother named Abijith Paul, who is an actor. She was married to film director A. L. Vijay from 2014 to 2016.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 34
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 35
Body Figure 34-26-35
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Ernakulam, Kerala, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Christian
Address Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School Nirmala Higher Seconday School Aluva, Kerala
College St. Teresa's College, Kochi, Kerala.
Qualification Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Hobbies Dancing, Reading. Cooking.
Marital Status Divorced
Debut Malayalam- Neelathamara (2009)
Tamil - Veerasekaran (2010)
Telugu - Bejawada (2010)
Kannada - Hebbuli (2017)
Best Movies Mynaa (2010), Run Baby Run (2012), Oru Indian Pranayakatha (2013), Amma Kanakku (2016), and Thiruttu Payale 2 (2017) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth $5 Million.
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Pink
Favorite Sport Basketball, Soccer.
Favorite Actress Katharine Towne
Favorite Actor Brad Pitt , Aamir Khan , Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Singer Lata Mangeshkar
Favorite Place London, Paris.
Favorite Food Biryani,and Thai Food.

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Amala Paul

  • She won the "Tamil Nadu State Film Awards" for the film "Mynaa".
  • She is also the winner of "Most desirable married women of Kollywood" organized by "The Times of India".
  • She is also the winner of "Rising Female star of South Indian cinema" at "1st South Indian International Movie Awards".
  • She was born and raised in a conservative Christian family and her family was against her pursuing a career in acting.
  • Amala had changed her on-screen name to Anakha, on director Samy's insistence, who cited that another actress, Amala had already made her name popular.
  • However, after the failure of her 2011 movie Sindhu Samaveli, she reverted to her birth name, since she felt that the replacement had brought her bad luck.
  • She was severely criticized after the trailer of her Tamil film Aadai released due to her bold scenes in the film.

Amala Paul Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

32 years, 8months, 23 days old age Amala Paul will turn 33 on 26 October, 2024. Only 3 months, 6 days, 9 hours,22 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Amala Paul has celebrated the total number of 33 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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