Actress Oviya Profile
Born :April 29, 1991 (age 21)
Thrissur, Kerala, India
Occupation: South Indian Actress
Years active: 2008 – present
Oviya (born April 29, 1991 as Helen Nelson) is an Indian model and film actress, who mainly works in the Tamil film industry. She rose to fame with the 2010 comedy film Kalavani.
Oviya completed BA in Functional English at Vimala college in Thrissur, before director Sargunam approached her for Kalavani. The film saw her feature opposite Vimal, and the film subsequently gained positive reviews and went on to become a sleeper hit at the box office. She subsequently received several offers. She was seen in half-a-dozen films in the following 12 months, including a guest appearance in Kamal Haasan’s Manmadhan Ambu and the Kannada and Telugu remakes of Kalavani, in which she reprised her character from the original. She is shooting for several Tamil films, including Pandiraj’s Marina, Sundar C.’s Kalakalappu, and Silu Silunu Oru Kadhal, opposite her Kalavani co-star Vimal.