Hansika Motwani (born 9 August 1991)[1] is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Tamil and Telugu film

She made her film debut in Telugu cinema with Desamuduru (2007).

Hansika began her career as a child actor in Hindi films, and later went on to appear in lead roles in Telugu film

She started her career in Tamil cinema with Mappillai and then appeared in several commercially successful Tamil film

such as Engeyum Kadhal (2011), Velayudham (2011), Oru Kal Oru Kannadi (2012), Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru (2013) and Singam II (2013) Aranmanai (2014

Hansika Motwani was born to a Sindhi family in Bombay, Maharashtra (present-day Mumbai)

Her father, Pradeep Motwani is a businessman and her mother, Mona Motwani is a dermatologist

She attended the Podar International School[8][failed verification] and the International Curriculum School, Santacruz, both in Mumba

Hansika began her television career with a serial called Shaka Laka Boom Boom.

She later acted in the Indian serial Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand and appeared as one