Meera Jasmine - Malayalam Jasmine flower Meera


Meera Jasmine was born on February 15, 1984 in Kuttappuzha, Thiruvalla, Pathanamthitta in Kerala. Born as Jasmine Mary Joseph to Joseph and Aleyamma, a Marthomite by birth, she completed her schooling in Mar Thoma Residential School, Thiruvalla.

Meera Jasmine too is popular not only in Malayalam, but also in Telegu, Kannada and Tamil. She won the best actress award of Kerala State Governemnt for her talent in Oree Kadal (The same sea) enacting a lead role against Mammotty, the megastar.She had earler also won many state awards.Not born into a family of actors, Meera was an unnoticed talent. She was introduced to the industry by Lohithadas.Meera made her debut in the Malayalam film “Soothradharan “in 2001 directed by Lohithadas. Though the film flopped, she received offers from other languages. She has starred in a dozen Malayalam films in her six-year career. Her second film was directed by director Kamal, alongside Navya Nair, opposite Dileep.

Meera's Tamil film entry made her a well-known star in the South. The success of Tamil films Run and Bala in 2002 have given her the chance to work with popular actors of the Tamil industry.

  By Williamsji Irinjalakuda