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Bhavana (Actress) Biography, Age, Height, Husband, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 7, 2022

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Short Biography

Bhavana (Karthika Menon) was born on 06-06-1986 in Peringavu, Thrissur in the state of Kerala, India. She is an Indian Film Actress & Dancer who is well known for her work in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada cinema.

Other Name: Karthika Menon, Bhavana Menon, Bhavana Menon Naveen
Other Professions: Dancer
Appearance: Malayalam Tamil Telugu Kannada

Bhavana Complete Bio & Career

Karthika Menon Kutty's life revolved around movies. Even as a child, her favourite thing to do to pass her time was to enact a scene or just for no reason act like the one she saw in a movie. She always knew what to do in her life and she followed her heart. At a very tender age, still in high school, she was signed for a movie  Nammal. She chose the name Bhavana to be her stage name when she was cast in her debut movie.
Her first movie was critically acclaimed and left her with a long list of film offers. She won three awards for this movie including the Kerala State Film Award and Asianet Film Award. She worked in all the film industries in South India. Her debut movie in Tamil is Chithiram Pesuthadi. Her first movie in Telugu is Ontari. Jackie in the Kannada language launched her in Sandalwood.
She worked with established celebs like  Ajith Kumar, Madhavan, Jayam Ravi, Bharath, Jiiva, Sudeep. Working in more than seventy movies, she worked with almost all the actors in Mollywood. In a 2 decade long career, she has worked in nearly 70 films. Her recent released films include Tagaru for which, she won Best Actress nominations. She will be next seen in Kannada films Inspector Vikram and Bhajarangi 2.
She also took part in Celebrity Cricket League as a brand ambassador of the Kerala Strikers team.

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Bhavana Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father G. Balachandran
Mother Pushpa
Brother Jayadev Menon
Sister None
Affair/Boyfriend Naveen (Film Producer)
Husband Naveen, Marriage Date: 22-01-2018
Children None

She was born to an assistant cinematographer father G. Balachandran and a homemaker mother Pushpa. Film director Jayadev Menon is her elder brother. On 09-03-2017, she engaged Naveen, a Kannada film producer and the couple tied the knot on 22-01-2018.

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Body Measurements

Breast Size 33
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 34
Body Figure 33-26-34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Peringavu, Thrissur, Kerala, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Bangalore, Karnataka, India
School Holy Family Girls' High School, Chembukkavu, Thrissur
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Dancing, Listening to Music
Marital Status Married
Debut Malayalam Film - Nammal (2002)
Tamil Film - Chithiram Pesuthadi (2006)
Telugu Film - Ontari (2008)
Kannada Film - Jackie (2010)
Best Movies Nammal (2002), Daivanamathil (2005), Deepavali (2007), Jackie (2010), and Romeo (2012) among various others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black, Yellow, Red
Favorite Player Rahul Dravid , Virat Kohli
Favorite Sport Cricket, Tennis
Favorite Actress Shobana , Preity Zinta , Madhuri Dixit
Favorite Actor Mammootty , Kamal Haasan , Rajinikanth , Mohanlal , Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Singer A. R. Rahman , Ilaiyaraaja , Shreya Ghoshal
Favorite Place Goa, Switzerland
Favorite Dress Long Dresses, Lehenga Suit, Top with Jeans

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Bhavana

  • She was kidnapped and sexually assaulted by 3 people in 2017.
  • She dreamt of becoming an actress since she was 5 years old.
  • She used to imitate veteran actress Amala's scenes from the Malayalam film Ente Sooryaputhrikku in front of the mirror and was even willing to jump from a building and break her arm, like Amala's character, did in the film at the tender age of 5.
  • She has also done a lot of item numbers in South Indian films.

Bhavana Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

38 years, 1month, 11 days old age Bhavana will turn 39 on 06 June, 2025. Only 10 months, 19 days, 6 hours,13 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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

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