Meenakshi Govindarajan is an upcoming actress from Tamil Nadu. She is mainly famous for her television appearance in the serial Saravanan Meenatchi which was aired on Vijay TV. She made her debut in the film industry with the hit film Kennedy Club as a Kabaddi player. This got her good fame and she became an established actress in the film industry.
At a young age, Meenakshi became proficient in classical forms of dance like Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi. She learnt dance from eminent artists in Madurai and Chennai. She has given more than 500 stage shows in her career across the state and won many awards for her dance performance. Her mother is the main inspiration for her to .
After getting good success in movies with her debut film, she started playing lead roles in other movies like Veerapandiyapuram and Velan. She is also part of the much anticipated film Cobra which has star hero Vikram in different roles. She is one of the heroines in the movie Cobra which is all set to release in 2022.
Meenakshi Govindarajan was born on the 6th of August 1998 in Madurai region of Tamil Nadu. Meenakshi Govindarajan’s current age is 24 years.
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Meenakshi Govindarajan was born and brought up in Madurai. She did her primary education from Seventh Adventist Matriculation Higher Secondary School. Interestingly, she was interested in dance since a young age and got trained professionally in Kuchupudi and Bharatanatyam dance forms.
Her parents encouraged her to take up dance seriously and she was giving stage shows since a young age even when she was in school. She later moved to Chennai to get better opportunities in the entertainment industry and joined Women’s Christian College in Chennai to start her BSc graduation in Visual Communication.
When she was in college, Meenakshi got selected to play the lead role in the third season of Saravanan Meenatchi serial. This had a huge family audience and she became very famous in no time. She was later selected for the movie Kennedy Club to play the role of heroine alongside Sasikumar. This movie also got her good fame and she became a noted actress at a young age.
|Full Name||Meenakshi Govindarajan|
|Date of Birth||12 April 2000|
|Age||23 (as of 2023)|
|Birthplace||Madurai, Tamil Nadu|
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign||NA|
|Famous For||Television : Serial Saravanan Meenatchi|
|School||Seventh-day Adventist Mat. Hr. Sec. School, Madurai|
|College||Women’s Christian College, Chennai|
|Educational Qualifications||Graduate in B.Sc Visual Communication|
Meenakshi Govindarajan hails from a Hindu family based in Madurai. She is a Tamilian by birth. Her father Govindarajan works for a small business and her mother Brinda is a home maker. She also has a younger brother named Kumar who is studying in college. She is very close to her family and they have now shifted to Chennai for Meenakshi’s acting career.
Boyfriend, Husband, Relationships
Meenakshi Govindarajan’s relationship status is single. She is not yet married and wants to focus on her growing career in the film industry. There were rumours that she is dating actor Vishnu Unnikrishnan who is an actor in the television industry. However, she has not clarified anything in this regard and the rumours started after both of them were paired together in her first serial Saravanan Meenatchi.
Meenakshi Govindarajan looks very charming and cute. She has homely looks and her beautiful eyes and smile are her main assets. She has a fair complexion and long black hair. She stands tall at 5.4 feet and weighs around 60 kgs. She is a fitness enthusiast and does regular workout to maintain her figure. She has recently toned down little bit due to strict dieting.
Meenakshi Govindarajan started her career in the entertainment industry with her dance programs. She is a trained classical dancer and has given nearly 500 stage shows in her career. As a young girl, she had done stage shows at the age of 8 in Madurai. She has the confidence to face the audience and won good recognition for her dancing skills.
As she became famous, she started getting good offers on television and she was chosen to play the main lead role in Saravanan Meenatchi serial. This television serial was already in its third season and had built a huge audience across the state. She played the lead role of Thanga Meenatchi and became very famous.
Meenakshi was only 17 years old when she played the role of Thangam in her debut serial. She was paired opposite Vishnu Unnikrishnan and the pair got good remarks from audience. She was seen in the role of a young housewife and won many fans across Tamil Nadu with her cute performance and homely looks.
After the huge success of this serial, she got one more opportunity from Vijay TV to perform as a contestant in the reality show Villa to Village. This program featured celebrities from urban areas and they were made to stay in village to experience village life. This also made her very famous as she performed naturally in front of the camera.
She was soon selected to play the role of heroine in Kennedy Club movie. The movie was released in the year 2019 and had senior actor Sasikumar in the lead role. She was selected by award winning director Suseenthiran for the movie. The director was able to extract good performance from Meenakshi and she got good success with the movie.
Meenakshi somehow managed to study at college even though she had a busy schedule with films and television programs. She got good encouragement from her college staff and teachers. She was later selected to play the lead role in the movie Velan. This also showed her in an interesting role and she got good appreciation from critics and audience.
In the year 2021, she was selected to play an important role in the multi starrer movie Cobra. This was a huge film for her as it had Chiyaan Vikram as hero and Srinidhi Shetty as one of the heroines. She got to act with such veteran actors at an early stage in her career. She made good use of this opportunity and performed well in her small role.
Meenakshi Govindarajan was again selected by director Suseenthiran for another movie titled Veerapandiyapuram. The village action drama had actor Jai in lead role and the movie is all set to hit the screens in 2022. She is playing the lead role once again and the promos have generated lot of interest among the audience.
Meanwhile, she has also received lot of interest from various companies to promote their products. She has advertised for sarees and other garments in Tamil Nadu and became a brand ambassador for reputed companies. Other than that, she has also received interesting offers from Malayalam and Telugu film industry in recent months.
The net worth of Meenakshi Govindarajan is around $1 million. She has acted in popular television serials and movies in Tamil industry. She is also well known in social media for her good looks and endorsed many products. She has given stage shows as a dancer. She owns properties in Chennai, Madurai and also has few luxury cars.
Facts and Information
Not many people know that Meenakshi is a very good classical dancer. She has given nearly 500 stage shows in her short career and she started dancing since the age of 5. She learnt dance from professional classical dancers in Madurai and Chennai.
She looked slightly chubby when she made her debut in Saravanan Meenatchi serial. She has lost lot of weight now after doing strict diet. However, she confessed that she starved a lot to reduce weight and this affected her health to some extent.
Meenakshi considers Suseenthiran as her Godfather in the film industry. The director gave her the first opportunity to act in movies in Kennedy Club and again repeated her for his next film Veerapandiyapuram in 2022.