Trisha Krishnan (born 4 May 1983),[7] known mononymously as Trisha, is an Indian actress and model, who primarily works in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam

She was noticed after winning Miss Chennai contest (1999), which marked her entry into the film industry

Trisha is often referred as Queen Of South India for her performance across all South Indian languages.

She has been ranked among the best actresses of South India by The Times of India

She later rose to fame starring in the successful films, Saamy (2003), Ghilli (2004) and Aaru (2005) in Tamil cinema and Varsham (2004), Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana (2005) and Athadu (2005) in Telugu cinema.

she secured her first Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actress in a Lead role for Varsham in 2004

She went on to win the award two more times for Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana (2005) and Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule (2007). In 2010, she made her Bollywood début in Khatta Meetha.

She was seen in her career best performances in Abhiyum Naanum (2008), Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010), Kodi (2016) and '96 (2018).

Trisha Krishan was born to Krishnan and Uma[15] in Chennai (then known as Madras)[4][5][6] into a Tamil Palakkad Iyer family.

She completed schooling at the Sacred Heart Matriculation School in Church Park, Chenna