Jyothika Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 16, 2023

Date of Birth

18 / October / 1977


47 Years



Jyothika Saravanan is an Indian actor and producer from India who has a reputation for her work in Tamil films. She has also been featured in a variety of Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi films. Her birth date was 18th October 1977, in Mumbai to Chander Sadanah and Seema Sadanah. Their father Chander is an actor and film producer.

Jyothika Height, Weight, Age, Husband, Biography & More

Jyothika has an older sibling Roshini along with a brother Suraj. She has a half-sister, Nagma. She attended school through Learners Academy, Mumbai. Jyothika earned her degree in Psychology at Mithibai College in Mumbai.

Early Life & Family

Jyothika was born on October 18, 1977, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Jyothika’s family is currently living in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Her father’s name is Chander Sadanah. Her mother’s identity is Seema Sadanah. She or he has a sister Roshini (born Radhika) and an older brother Suraj who works as the assistant director for Priyadarshan. The former Indian politician and actress Nagma was the half-sister of Joythika.

Chander Sadanah Jyothika Father

Chander Sadanah Jyothika Father

Shama Kazi Jyothika Mother

Shama Kazi Jyothika Mother

Suraj Sadanah Jyothika Brother

Suraj Sadanah Jyothika Brother

Nagma Jyothika Sister

Nagma Jyothika Sister

Roshini Jyothika Sister

Roshini Jyothika Sister

Suriya Jyothika Husband

Suriya Jyothika Husband

Jyothika Children

Jyothika Children

Jyothika Family Pic

Jyothika Family Pic

Jyothika Childhood Pics

Jyothika Childhood Pics


Jyothika was born into a Punjabi family on the 18th of October in 1978. She has a father named Chander Sadanah who is a film producer Her maternal grandmother was Seema Sadanah. Her sisters from her past include Nagma (a renowned actress from the past) as well as Roshini. Suraj is the younger sibling. He is currently employed in the role of assistant director for Priyadarshan.


Jyothika attended her school, the Learner’s Academy in Mumbai. She later was awarded a degree from Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amruthben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics with a degree in Psychology.

Education School and Colleges
Education Qualification Graduation in Psychology
School Learners Academy, Mumbai
College / University Mithibai College, Mumbai
Others Not Known

Personal Life

After finishing her education, Jyotika pursued a degree program in Psychology at the Mithibai College of Arts, Mumbai. She didn’t finish her degree and quit her studies halfway through to pursue acting as her profession.

In the golden era of her career, Jyothika had a relationship with the most prominent Tamil actress Surya Sivakumar. Their romance lasted almost three years before she was married on September 11th the 11th of September and the 11th of September. The couple now has an infant girl named Diya.


Jyothika made her debut in 1998, in Priyadarshan’s Hindi film – “Doli Saja Ke Rakhna”. Her part in the film did not get much attention because the film did severely at the box office. She went on to produce a film that was set in South India. Her career began in Kollywood with a brief appearance in the film “Vaali” (1999).

The small part she played in the film earned acclaim from the crowd and filmmakers, too. The next few years were a golden period for her since she was given the female lead in films such as “Poovellam Kettuppar”, “Khushi”, “Rhythm” and “Snegithiye” All of which was successful in the theater.

Movies List

Movies Years
Doli Saja Ke Rakhna 1998
Vaali 1999
Poovellam Kettuppar 1999
Mugavaree 2000
Kushi 2000
Rhythm 2000
Uyirile Kalanthathu 2000
Thenali 2000
Snegithiye 2000
Little John 2001
Dumm Dumm Dumm 2001
Star 2001
Poovellam Un Vasam 2001
12B 2001
Raja 2002
One Two Three 2002
Nagarahavu 2002
Dhool 2003
Priyamana Thozh 2003
Kaakha Kaakha 2003
Thirumalai 2003
Tagore 2003
Three Roses 2003
Arul Kanmani Arulkumaran 2004
Perazhagan 2004
Manmadhan 2004
Mass 2004
Maayavi 2005
Chandramukhi 2005
Saravana 2006
Shock 2006
Vikramarkudu 2006
June R 2006
Vettaiyadu Villaiyadu 2006
Sillunu Oru Kaadhal 2006
Mozhi 2007
Pachaikili Muthucharam 2007
Manikanda 2007
Rakkilippattu 2007
Seetha Kalyanam 2009
36 Vayadhinile 2015
Magalir Mattum 2017
Naachiyaar 2018
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam 2018
Kaatrin Mozhi 2018
Raatchasi 2019
Jackpot 2019
Thambi 2019
Ponmagal Vandhal 2020

Awards, Honours, Achievements

Tamil Nadu State Film Awards 2004: Best Actress: Perazhagan
2005: Best Actress: Chandramukhi
2007: Best Actress: Mozhi
International Tamil Film Awards 2004: Special Jury For Best Actress: Kaaka Kaaka
Filmfare Awards South 1999: Best Female Debut – Vaali (Tamil)
2000: Best Actress – Kushi (Tamil)
2015: Best Actress – 36 Vayadhinile (Tamil)
Film Fans Association Awards 2005: Best Actress: Chandramukhi
Film Fans Association Awards 2005: Best Actress Award – Chandramukhi (Tamil)
Behindwoods Gold Medal Awards People’s Choice Actor Female – 36 Vayathinile
Best Debut Producer – Along with Suriya (2D Entertainment) – 36 Vayathinile

Favorite Things

Favorite Colours Black, red
Favorite Food Butter chicken
Favorite Destination London
Favorite Singer Hariharan
Favorite Writer John Grisham
Favorite Music Director A. R. Rahman
Favorite Actors Bollywood: Aamir Khan
Hollywood: John Travolta
Favorite Actress Sridevi
Favorite Films Bollywood: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Tamil: Kadhalan (1994)
Hollywood: French Kiss (1995)

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Net Worth

As of 2023, she is estimated to have a net worth of $21 million.

Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx.) $21 million
Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx.) $15 million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx.) Under Review
Annual Salary Under Review
Income Source Actress

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Jyothika Latest Movie

The most recent films consist of Ponmagal Vandhal Jhansi as well as Kaatrin Mozhi.

Suriya Jyothika Movies

Suriya along with Jyothika has been in 7 films together – Poovellam Kettuppar Uyirile Kalanthathu, Kaakha Kaakha Perazhagan Maayavi, June R, and Sillunnu Oru Kadhal.

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Body Measurements Breast: 34 Inches
Waist: 26 Inches
Hips: 35 Inches
Birth Place Mumbai India
Children Son: Dev
Daughter: Diya
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 163 CM
Height In Meter 1.63 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Chander Sadanah
Mother: Shama Kazi
Profession Actress
Siblings Brother: Suraj
Spous Suriya
Weight 55 Kg
121 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Libra


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