Nivetha Pethuraj Wiki, Age, Height, Boyfriend, Family, Facts, Biography & More

Nivetha Pethuraj is an Indian actress and model, who predominantly appears in Telugu and Tamil movies. Nivetha made her acting debut with Oru Naal Koothu (2016). Her successful movies include Podhuvaga En Manasu Thangam (2017), Mental Madhilo (2017), Tik Tik Tik (2018), Chitralahari (2019), Brochevarevarura (2019), and Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo (2020). Nivetha is very active on social media and always shares her bold, travel, life events images and videos on her Instagram account, where Nivetha is 3.1 million followers.

Nivetha Pethuraj

Early Life

Nivetha Pethuraj was born and raised in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Immediately after her birth, Nivetha’s family moved to Kovilpatti, where Nivetha did her early schooling, and at the age of 11, Nivetha moved to Dubai, UAE along with her parents, and she did her further schooling at Crescent English High School, Dubai, UAE. Later Nivetha completed her Graduation In Human Resource Management from Heriot-Watt University, Dubai, UAE. Nivetha lived in Dubai for about 10 years. Nivetha was very fond of acting since childhood, and after completing her higher studies, she began her career as a model. In the year 2015, Nivetha won the Miss India UAE pageant.

Nivetha Pethuraj

Age, Biography & Wiki

Age, Biography & Wiki
Real Name Nivetha Pethuraj
Nickname Nivetha
Profession Actress, Model
Debut Tamil Film-Oru Naal Koothu, In the year 2016

Telugu Film-Mental Madhilo, In the year 2017

Language Known Tamil, Telugu & English
Date Of Birth 30 November 1991 (Saturday)
Age (as of 2022) 30 Years
Birthplace Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Hometown Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Hobbies Travelling, Reading Books, Gardening, Painting, Listening to Music
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Awards, Achievements, Honours Nivetha won the Miss India UAE Beauty Pageant in April 2015.

She won the Behindwoods Best Debut Actress Award for the movie Oru Naal Koothu in 2016.

Nivetha won the Best Fresh Face Of The Year Award for the Tamil film Mental Madhilo in 2017.

Height, Weight & Physical Overview
Height in Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In Feet & Inches 5′ 7″
Weight in Kilograms 55 kg
Weight in Pounds 121 lbs
Figure Measurement (approx.) 34-28-34
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Family & Relatives
Father Not Known
Mother Not Known

Nivetha Pethuraj

Sister Not Known
Brother Nishant Pethuraj

Nivetha Pethuraj

Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and Marital Status
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known
Education Qualification School and College
School Crescent English High School, Dubai, UAE
College/University Heriot Watt University, Dubai, UAE
Educational Qualification Graduate In Human Resource Management
Money Factor
Salary/Earning (approx.) INR 40 Lakhs/Film
Net Worth (approx.) $2 Million

Physical Attributes

Nivetha Pethuraj has a Stunning figure and she is 170 cm tall which is 5 feet 7 inchesShe has a keen interest to maintain her body fitness her weight is 55 kg. Nivetha Pethuraj is very health conscious she always takes care of her looks and appearance. She visits the gym regularly and her figure measurement is 34-28-34. She has attractive Black hair and Black eyes.

Nivetha Pethuraj

Family Background, Boyfriend, and Relationship

Nivetha Pethuraj was born on 30 November 1991 (Saturday) in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India to a mixed Tamil and Telugu ancestry father and Tamilian mother. As of 2022, Nivetha is 30 years old and Nivetha’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. Nivetha has a brother named Nishant Pethuraj. There is not much known about Nivetha’s family & love life.


Nivetha Pethuraj made her acting debut in the Tamil (Kollywood) film industry with the romance/drama film named “Oru Naal Koothu” (2016). The following year, Nivetha made her Tollywood debut with the movie Mental Madhilo. Nivetha’s subsequent releases include Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam (2017) and the space fiction thriller Tik Tik Tik. In the year 2019, Nivetha signed the Tamil movie Sangathamizhan starring Vijay Sethupathi directed by Vijay Chander, which opened to mixed reviews from critics. In the year 2021, Nivetha Pethuraj appeared in Red, directed by Kishore Tirumala, co-starring Ram Pothineni, Malvika Sharma, and Amritha Aiyer.

Nivetha Pethuraj


  • Oru Naal Koothu, as Kavya, Tamil, In the year 2016.
  • Podhuvaga En Manasu Thangam, as Leelavathi, Tamil, In the year 2017.
  • Mental Madhilo, as Swecha, Telugu, In thje year 2017.
  • Tik Tik Tik, as Swathi, Tamil, In the year 2018.
  • Thimiru Pudichavan, as Madonna, Tamil, In the year 2018.
  • Party, as Kalki, Tamil, In the year 2018.
  • Chitralahari, as Swecha, Telugu, In the year 2019.
  • Brochevarevarura, as Shalini, Telugu, In the year 2019.
  • Sangathamizhan, as Thenmozhi, Tamil, In the year 2019.
  • Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo, as Nandini, Telugu, In the year 2020.
  • Red, as Yamini, Telugu, In the year 2021.
  • Paagal, as Theera, Telugu, In the year 2021.
  • Pon Manickavel, as Anbarasi Manickavel, Tamil, In the year 2021.

Nivetha Pethuraj

Upcoming Movies

  • Virata Parvam, Directed By Venu Udugula, Releasing on 18 May 2022 (Wednesday).
  • Blood Mary, Telugu, Post-Production.
  • Das Ka Dhamki, Directed By Vishwak Sen, Releasing on 16 July 2022 (Saturday).


  • Nivetha has faced severe backlash from social media for uploading bold pictures on Twitter.
  • Her controversial pictures and videos were leaked on social media in June 2017. Nivetha has lodged a police complaint regarding the same.

Nivetha Pethuraj

Awards & Nominations

Year Film Award Category Result
2018 Mental Madhilo 7th South Indian International Movie Awards Best Debut Actress Nominated
2021 Chitralahari 9th South Indian International Movie Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated

Contact and Social Media Information

If you are a big fan of Nivetha Pethuraj and you want to know more about her so you can follow her on social media platforms such as InstagramFacebook, and Twitter. On social media platforms, you will get the latest photos, videos, and updates about her.

Nivetha Pethuraj at Instagram-@nivethapethuraj

Nivetha Pethuraj at Twitter –@Nivetha_Tweets at Facebook-@NivethaPethuraj

Nivetha Pethuraj

Some Unknown Facts About Her

  • Nivetha is a small-town girl who was born and raised in Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
  • Nivetha did her primary schooling in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu and later her family moved to Dubai, UAE.
  • Pethuraj finished her higher and secondary studies in Dubai, UAE.
  • Nivetha began her career as a model in Dubai and later turned into an actress.
  • Nivetha was the only Indian to participate in the Miss India UAE Beauty Pageant in the year 2015. Actress Nivetha won the Beauty Pageant by beating 15 contestants.
  • Nivetha spent 12 years in Dubai, UAE with her family. The actress came back to India after winning the Miss India UAE crown in the year 2015.
  • Nivetha made her movie debut with the movie Oru Naal Koothu in the year 2016. Her outstanding act in the movie led her to establish herself in the film industry in a very short time.
  • Apart from being a good actress, Nivetha is also a boxer and wrestler.
  • Nivetha has appeared in a few movies such as Podhuvaga En Manasu Thangam, Tik Tik Tik, Party, and Thimiru Pidichavan.

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Written ByVirat Shukla

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