|Saniya Iyappan Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||April 20, 2002|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Saniya Iyappan is an Indian actor, television personality, dancer, social media star, and YouTuber who started her career as a child artist. Her film credits include The Priest, Pathinettam Padi, Balyakalasakhi, Saturday Night, Beloved, Queen, Apothecary, Sakalakalashala, Salute, Krishnankutty Pani Thudangi, Strings, Vedham, Sakalakalashala, Lucifer, Pretham 2, and White Rose. In addition to that, Saniya Iyappan has also been cast in a variety of shows which include Super Dance 6, D 4 Dance, D 4 Dance: Reloaded, D 4 Dance: D5 Junior, D5, Karikku: Thera Para, and Kanalpoovu.
Kochi, Kerala, India
Kochi, Kerala, India
Saniya Iyappan studied at Nalanda Public School located in Thammanam, Kerala.
Actor, Television Personality, Dancer, Social Media Star, YouTuber
- Father – Iyappan Shantha (Banker)
- Mother – Sandhya (Homemaker)
- Siblings – Sadhika Iyappan (Younger Sister) (Actor)
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
50 kg or 110 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Pierced ears
- Sports several tattoos
Saniya Iyappan has done endorsement work for various brands such as Dyson India, FairPlay, etc.
Saniya Iyappan Facts
- In 2014, she made her first film appearance as Suhara (childhood) in the Malayalam language film Balyakalasakhi. The film stars Mammootty, Isha Talwar, Meena, Seema Biswas, KPAC Lalitha, and Mamukkoya.
- Saniya Iyappan appeared as a contestant on the dance reality television series D 4 Dance in 2015 and concluded her journey on the show as the 2nd runner-up.
- She brought to life the character of Chinnu in the 2018 Malayalam-language thriller film Queen. Her co-stars for the project included Dhruvan, Ashwin Jose, Eldho Mathew, and Arun H. Das.
- For her role in Queen, Saniya Iyappan received various accolades including the Filmfare Award for “Best Female Debut – South”, Vanitha Film Award for “Best Newcomer Actress”, and South Indian International Movie Award (SIIMA Award) for “Best Debut Malayalam”.
- Alongside Mohanlal, Vivek Oberoi, Manju Warrier, Tovino Thomas, Indrajith Sukumaran, Prithviraj Sukumaran, and Nyla Usha, Saniya Iyappan co-starred as Jhanvi in the 2019 Malayalam-language political action thriller film Lucifer. The film became the highest-grossing Malayalam film ever and Saniya’s performance in the film won her the South Indian International Movie Award (SIIMA Award) in the “Best Actress in a Supporting Role” category in 2020.
- She made a cameo appearance as Swapna in the 2019 Malayalam-language comedy-drama film Sakalakalashala.
- On April 26, 2020, Saniya Iyappan joined YouTube with her eponymous channel and has accrued a fan base of more than 300k subscribers on the platform.
- She was cast as Beatrice in the 2021 revenge horror film Krishnankutty Pani Thudangi.
- Along with Dulquer Salmaan, Manoj K. Jayan, Diana Penty, and Lakshmi Gopalaswamy, Saniya Iyappan co-starred as Malavika in the 2022 Malayalam-language crime thriller film Salute.
- She played the role of Vaishnavi in the 2022 Malayalam-language comedy-drama film Saturday Night, starring Nivin Pauly, Aju Varghese, Siju Wilson, and Saiju Kurup.
Featured Image by Saniya Iyappan / Instagram