Actress Sreejaya Nair is a popular Malayalam film and T.V. Actress. She is also a competent performer in classical dance. Later, she became a choreographer and even a teacher in classical dance. She has her own dance institution - Sreejaya's School Of Classical Dance, at Bangalore, which is functioning since 2004. She is also trained in Mohiniattam and Kuchipudi. In Chennai, she had followed the Kalakshethra style and is well versed in the Kalamandalam and Kalakshethra styles of Bharatnatyam. She also tried to get into Malayalam films, and she has been successful in acting in quite some movies with leading superstars of Malayalam cinema like Mammootty, Mohanlal,
, Jayaram, etc. Later she opted for her break even in TV serials.
In between May 2011 and March 2012, Sreejaya took a sabbatical from her role as a dancer in India and had moved to Canada to set up an Indian classical dance institution. Later, she came back to Bangalore and put her efforts into running a school in Bangalore. In October 2012, she appeared in a Malayalam TV Serial ”Ayirathil Oruval” which was telecast in Mazhavil Manorama TV Channel. The serial was directed by Shyju Sukesh. In 2013, Sreejaya Nair received the best actress award for her performance in the above serial.
Sreejaya has performed in classical dance program in many cities in the south and even had performed at events that are held outside India. For this actress, dance and acting are her passion and she would continue to live on this tradition for long. This actress has performed in many stage programs for both cinematic and classical performances too.