|Meaning of her name||Starry Eyes|
|Nick Names||Mani, Nayan|
|Profession||Actress and model|
|Date of Birth||Nov 8, 1984|
|Birth Place||Thiruvilla in Kerala|
|College||Marthama College, Kerala|
|Family||Father: Kurian Kodiyattu
Mother: Omana Kurian
Brother: Lenu Kodiyattu
|Introduction||Tamil: Director Hari of the film ‘Ayya’ saw her in one of her Malayalam films.
Malayalam: Seeing her ads in Malayalam magazines Sathyan Anthikad invited her to act in his film.
|About Tamil filmdom||It is a big industry and remuneration is high. Gives more importance to glamour elements and songs.|
|Personal Favourites||Color: Black
Food: North indian dishes and spicy food
|Hobbies||Music, Reading, loves traveling and going for long drives.|
|Salary||Tamil films: 20 lakhs
Telugu films: 40 lakhs
|Quotes about|| Rajini: ” Very dedicated and punctual. It was great experience acting with him both as a person and as an actor. The way he maintains himself is amazing.”
Jayaram: “Makes you laugh all the time”
Mohanlal: “Learnt a lot like timing, voice modulation. He is perfect in everything.”
SarthKumar:” Makes you feel at home.”
|Loves||* spending quality time with her family
* Experimenting new dresses.
|Maintaining herself||“I don�t do rigorous exercises but have control on food. I don�t touch sweets, ice creams and oily stuff. Make-up has to be right and I like to dress in a simple manner. “|
|Believes||God is her biggest supporter|
|Acting with older heroes||“I�ve begun my career working with older heroes. The people I had been fan of, I now work with them. It�s a great opportunity for me.”|
|About rumours||“We�re always surrounded by it and people love to hear about it. But it doesn�t harm my confidence. It�s just a part of our profession.”|
|Award||Best Model Award of Kerala in 2002|
|Facts||* Initially refused to act in films
* Gets angry easily
* Her debut film ‘Manassinakkare’ was a box office hit.
* Her father is a retired Air Force Officer
* Her brother lives in Dubai.
* Always takes special care about her make-up and costumes
* Was not able to continue with her C.A. studies due to her commitment in films.
|Aim||“Whatever I do, I should do it perfectly and correctly”|
Kodiyattu House, Near Pushpagiri Hospital