is one of the most recognized actors in the Malayalam film industry. The transitions in the characters he plays in the movies make him the versatile and talented actor that he is. Given below are ten facts about him about which his fans probably don’t know.
1) Early Life
Nivin Pauly was born in Aluva, Kerela, on 11th October, 1984.
Nivin spent his childhood away from his parents. His parents worked and resided in Switzerland, and he used to go there to visit them during his vacations.
Nivin completed his graduation from Angamaly, at the Federal Institute of Science And Technology. He did Bachelors in Technology (B.Tech) honors in Electronics and Communication Engineering in the year 2006.
4) Marriage and Children
Nivin Pauly tied the knot with Rinna Joy in 2010. She was his classmate in college. They got married in Aluva, near Ernakulam, Kerela. They have a son whose name is Daveed Pauly who was born in 2012. They also have a daughter who was born in 2017.
5) Career as an Engineer
Not many know that Nivin was also a trained Engineer. Before joining the world of Cinema, he used to work at Infosys, Bangalore. He worked there until his father’s death, after which he resigned from his work there and entered the Malayalam cinema.
6) Beginning of his Career
Before Nivin went on to become a star. He has performed in music videos. He appeared alongside
in the song Nenjhodu Cherdhu, for the part of the album, Yuvhh. He even made many short appearances in films like ‘
, ‘The Metro’ by Bipin Prabhakar, ‘Sevenes’ by Joshiy, etc.
Before making it big in the movies, Nivin Pauly had to face rejections. Vineet Srinivasan rejected him in his first ever audition for Malarvadi Arts Club.
8) Big Break
Nivin gained recognition from the 2012 release, ‘Thattathin Marayathu.’ The plot of the movie revolved around the love between a Muslim girl and a Hindu guy. He worked opposite
, and the movie was a big hit and success. It was a blockbuster film and its music was melodious.
9) Remarkable Work
Nivin Pauly’s career escalated after his debut film. He is famous and known amongst the Malayalam youth for his handsome looks and his notable performances. Film directors are interested in casting him in their movies and working with him. Nivin went on to give us many other brilliant film like ‘
Ohm Shanthi Oshaana
Oru Vadakkan Selfie
,’ and his latest super-hit film, ‘Premam.’
Nivin Pauly has received immense love and adoration from the audience, as a reward for his remarkable performance and hard work. The award for the ‘Most Desirable Man of Kochi’ was presented to him, in 2015. He won the (South) Filmfare Awards for the Best Debut Male for his work in ‘Neram.’ He also bagged two awards for the films ‘1983’ and ‘Bangalore Days.’