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Biography:  Meena is one of the most successful actresses in South Indian cinema. She became a heroine at a very young age of 13 while doing her 8th grade. She acted in some mature roles and that made her a very successful heroine. Meena was born on September 16, 1977, in Chennai. Meena started her career as a child artist in the film Nenjangal in 1982 when she was 5 years old featuring Dr Sivaji Ganesan in the lead role. She later became a heroine in 1990 at the age of 13 in the film Oru Pudhiya Kathai. Before that, she did a short role in the film Karthavyam which was dubbed as Vijayshanthi IPS in the same year. She has acted with Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan and Chiranjeevi and later became a star in her own right. She had hits with films like Muthu, Ejaman, Veera , Avvai Shanmughi and Mutamestri. Following the release of her movies with Rajinikanth in Japan and their commercial success, Meena's popularity rose in Japan. She has acted in almost all the south Indian languages like Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada opposite almost all the leading actors. Meena is also a playback singer, TV judge, and occasional dubbing artiste. She has received numerous accolades, including two Filmfare Awards South, three Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, two Nandi Award for Best Actress. In 1998, she was honoured with the Kalaimamani Award by Government of Tamil Nadu. Meena was a judge for a dancing competition 'Mastana Mastana Season 1' in Sun TV. She also starred as the lead actress in the Sun TV serial Lakshmi.   Family She is an only child to her parents. She did her schooling till 8th std from Vidyodhya Schools in Chennai. Busy with her acting schedules she had to discontinue schooling in the 8th grade, later taking up private coaching and completed her 10th grade. She went on to get her MA in History from the University of Madras through open university system 2006. Meena married a Bangalore-based software engineer Vidyasagar, on 12 July 2009 at Arya Vysya Samaj Kalyana Mandapam. The couple has a daughter Nainika who made her acting debut at the age of 5 in the film Theri (2016). Meena's husband Vidyasagar died on 28, June 2022. Vidyasagar suffered from a severe lung infection and had been under treatment for the past few months.
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Meena Movies

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JM Raja Saravanan Nov 2024
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Jay Jose Raj 01 Mar 2024
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Sv Krishna Reddy 03 Mar 2023
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Jeethu Joseph 2023

Meena: Age, Net Worth, Movies, Family, and Personal Details


Name Meena
Profession(s) Main Profession
Actress, Singer

Other Profession
Date Of Birth 16 Sep 1977
Age 47
Birth Place Chennai
Current Residence Chennai
Religion Hindu
Nationality Indian
Height 168 Cm
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Hobbies Dancing and Cooking

Meena Family

Father Late Durairaj
Mother Raj Mallika
Sibling NA
Spouse Vidyasagar
Children Nainika

Meena Education

Education Qualification M.A. History
College(s) University of Madras, Chennai
School(s) Vidyodaya School, Chennai

Meena Net Worth

Net Worth Rs. 40 Crores

Meena Awards

Year Award Category status movie
2013 Asianet Film Awards Best Character Actress Winner
1998 Kalaimamani Awards Contribution to Tamil Cinema Winner
1994 Filmfare Awards Best Actress Winner

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Meena

  • The age of Meena in the 2024 was 47.

  • The Meena's was born in Chennai.

  • The DOB for Meena was 16 Sep 1977.

  • The Meena is approximately 168 Cm tall.

  • The most recent movies for Meena is Aanandhapuram Diaries.

  • Meena is best known for the films Muthu and Anbulla Rajinikanth.

  • The Meena had Rs. 40 Crores's worth of wealth.

  • Rowdy Baby were Meena's upcoming films.

  • The educational background of Meena was M.A. History.

  • The Meena Instagram account is meenasagar16.

  • The Meena Twitter handle is meena_actress.

  • Meena's next feature film with JM Raja Saravanan.

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