Known for her portrayal of the character ‘Sree Bala’ in the television serial ‘
’, Nithu Thomas was born as the youngest daughter of Mrs. Sally Thomas and Mr. C Thomas at Pullad, a place in Kozhencherry, Kerala. She also has an elder sister named Nimmy Thomas. Their father is a businessman while their mother is a housewife. Nithu finished her graduation in B-Tech and then worked for a private firm in Trivandrum, before making her debut in the Malayalam film industry. On 28th April 2016, she got married to Mr. Sreelash Sasi, a senior Software Engineer at L&T.
Her debut in Malayalam film industry was in 2014, through a comedy flick ‘
’ directed by
. Some of the most renowned actors Jayaram and
played prominent roles in that film while Nithu appeared in a supporting role. The movie was a box office bomb, and even her role didn’t receive much attention. This led to, Nithu trying her hand in television serials. Her debut in the small screen was through the Malayalam serial ‘
,’ aired on Mazhavil Manorama, and directed by Rajiv Nedumkandom. Nithu portrayed the daughter of Sudharma, played by actress Beena Antony.
Even though she performed a supporting role, it helped her to showcase her talent and receive more opportunities. Her next role was also in a Malayalam serial titled ‘
,’ which was directed by Manu V. Nair. The daily soap got telecasted on Surya TV. Here too she could only bag a supporting role. Later, she bagged the lead role in a serial ‘
’ directed by the renowned director Kurup Mararikkulam, which aired on Kairali TV. She played the role of ‘
.’ This show narrates the story of the life of two girls named Manasa and Myna who were completely different. Currently, she is working in the serial ‘Kalyana Saugandhikam’, telecasted on Asianet.
Under the production of Bhoomichitra, this soap opera is directed by Dr. S Janardhanan. The story revolves around the life of two friends - Arya and Sreebala. Nithu portrays the character of ‘Sreebala” alongside
who plays the character of Arya. Even though being very new in the industry, she showcased excellent acting skills as an epileptic patient. What makes the character more beautiful is how Nithu depicted the transition of an innocent, soft girl to a bold and courageous girl who fights her problems head on. She received a lot fame through this serial. For an upcoming actress, like Nithu, this is a great achievement.