Priya Prakash Varrier is popularly known among the Indians as the “Wink Girl” is a Malayalam actress who became one of the most searched celebrities online after the music video release of “Oru Adaar Love” which was her debut film.
Here are some interesting facts about her.
Priya Prakash Varrier Wiki
Priya was born on 28th October 1999 in Punkunnam, Thrissur, Kerala, India. Her father’s name is Prakash Varrier who is an employee of Central Excise department and her mother Preetha Varrier is a housewife. She has one younger brother. She is very fond of dancing.
She always dreamt of becoming a star so she started her training in classical dance and classical music at a very young age. She is known as Riya amongst her closest friends.
Her famous wink made her popular overnight with more than 600k followers on her Instagram account within few hours of the song released. Initially, she started off through modeling by walking the ramp for various shows and has also participated in various beauty pageants and won them which brought her to the notice of the directors of the Malayalam film industry.
In the movie “Oru Adaar Love” which was directed by Omar Lulu, she only had a partial role (of a school girl) but her eyebrow dance and her wink made the most searched celebrity.
The high school romance and her expressions while flirting with a boy in the school auditorium caught the attention of the public and became an overnight internet sensation. In 2018, she has appeared in a famous music video, Nee Vaanam Naan Mazha
Priya Prakash Varrier is 5 ft 4 inches approximately and weighs around 50 kgs. Her eyes and hair are black in color.
CASTE AND BOYFRIEND
Priya is a Hindu, Ambalavasi (which is a non-Brahmin community). There are many rumours that she is dating Hrishikesh Saji and has been spotted at various functions and events with him.
OTHER INTERESTING FACTS
the following are some unknown facts about Priya Prakash Varrier.
- Her favorite singer is Arijit Singh and loves listening to his famous song Channa Mereya which is in the film, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, 2016.
- Her favorite actors are Ranveer Singh & Shah Rukh Khan.
- Her favorite actress is Deepika Padukone.
- She aspires to enter Bollywood if she gets a good role and would love to work with the famous director Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
- She loves to watch cricket and her all-time favorite cricketer is Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
- She is trained in Mohiniyattam which is a classical dance form.
- She was addressed by BBC as “ the actress whose wink stopped India”
- She is currently doing her graduation from Vimala college located in Thrissur and has taken up B.com
- She is very active on Instagram, posting various fun pictures and videos with her friends and co-actors.
- Her Instagram account name is priya.p.varrier and is verified. Go ahead and follow her.
On 14th Feb 2018, businessman Zaheer Ali Khan along with his fellow Muslim friends launched an FIR against the director Omar Lulu. They believed that the song in which Priya Prakash Varrier’s acting has hurted the sentiments of the Muslim community and asked for an apology.
However, the director had a different view and spoke out to the media saying that the song in which she featured is sung during the marriage and many celebrations in the Malabar region of Kerala where the majority of the population belong to the Muslim community and have been singing this song for years. It has never been objectionable, then why now?
|Name||Priya Prakash Varrier|
|Date of Birth||10/28/1999 (18*)|
|Birthplace||Punkunnam, Thrissur, Kerala, India|
|Hometown||Punkunnam, Thrissur, Kerala, India|
|Zodiac/ Sun Sign||Scorpio|
|Occupation / Profession||Actress, Model|
|Years Active||2017 – Present|
|College||Vimala College, Thrissur, Kerala|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) – pursuing|
|Height||1.63 M (5′ 4″)|
|Weight||50 Kg (110lbs)|
|Figure Measurement||32-24-34 (in Inches)|
|Debut||Oru Adaar Love (2018)|
|Upcoming releases||Coming soon….|
|Favorite Song||Channa Mereya (Ae Dil Hai Mushkil- 2016)|
|Favorite Actor||Ranveer Singh, Shah Rukh Khan & Vijay Sethupathi|
|Favorite Actress||Deepika Padukone, Nayanthara|
|Favorite Director||Sanjay Leela Bhansali|
|Favorite Cricketer||Mahendra Singh Dhoni|
|Favorite Dance Form||Mohiniyattam (Classical)|
|Favorite Destination||Not Known|
|Favorite Book||Not Known|
|Favorite Musician||Not Known|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Travelling & Listening Music|
|Internet Movie Database||N/A|