Sshivada is a well-known actress in the Malayalam television and film industry, best known for her roles in movies like, ‘Living Together’ in 2011, and ‘Nedunchaalai’ in 2014 in Tamil. She was born on the 27th in the month of April in the year 1986 in Tiruchirappalli in the state of Tamil Nadu. She was born as Sreelekha Nair, to a family of Malayalis in Tamil Nadu. Her family moved to Kerala in Angamaly during her school years. After completing her higher secondary education, she went on to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Engineering and during the year 2008, she attended Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology.
After her college life had been completed, Sshivada worked on a television channel as a Video Jockey. During her days as a VJ, she was noticed by Fazil, a renowned filmmaker in the Malayalam film industry. Fazil offered her the lead role in an upcoming film. That’s how Sshivada made her acting debut in the film, ‘Living Together’ in the year 2011, alongside actors such as
Hemanth Menon, Sreejith,
Nedumudi Venu, and Innocent. Later she went on to star in the Tamil film, ‘Nedunchaalai’ in the year 2014. Her growing up in Tamil Nadu proved helpful while working in a Tamil film.
Later on, in the year 2015, Sshivada was cast as the lead character in the Malayalam film, ‘Su.. Su… Sudhi Vathmeekam’. She was cast as Kalyani, the speech therapist who helps the speech disabled Sudhi Vathmeekam, played by renowned actor, Jayasurya. Other stars in the film include actors such as Mukesh,
Aju Varghese, and T G Ravi. In the year 2016, Sshivida is all set to star in a few Tamil flicks such as ‘
Zero’, in which she is cast as ‘
Priya’, in ‘Vallavanukku Vallavan’, and also in ‘
Dharma Durai’. She got married to long time partner and actor,
Murali Krishnan, in the year 2015.