Nayanthara, a versatile actor, has been entertaining us for almost 20 years. After starting in 2003 with the Malayalam film “Manassinakkare,” she recently made her Bollywood debut in “Jawan” this year, showcasing her talent in various genres from comedy to action. Fans lovingly call her Lady Superstar, recognizing her significant contributions to the film industry.
As Nayanthara celebrates her birthday on November 18, it’s a perfect time to explore some of her best movies available for streaming on OTT platforms. Here are a few must-watch films:
Puthiya Niyamam – Zee5:
In this 2016 revenge drama, Nayanthara portrays a rape survivor, taking the audience on a rollercoaster journey from trauma to revenge. The film also sheds light on the impact of drug abuse and features Malayalam superstar Mammootty, Sheelu Abraham, and Roshan Matthews.
Kolamaavu Kokila – Zee 5:
A critically acclaimed film, Nayanthara plays Kokila, a woman drawn into the drug trafficking world to support her ailing mother. This comedy thriller is an excellent choice for a weekend watch.
Sri Rama Rajyam – Jio Cinema:
Nayanthara shines in this film based on Ramayana, portraying Sita Devi’s life after being moved to the forest, where she gives birth to Lava and Kusha.
Despite mixed reviews, “Maya” became one of the highest-grossing Tamil films of 2015. Nayanthara’s natural performance in this horror thriller, where she plays a single mom, earned her praise. The movie was so loved that it was remade in Kannada as “Aake.”
Aramm—Amazon Prime Video:
Released in 2017, “Aramm” showcases Nayanthara as a district collector dealing with chaos in a village. It is considered one of her best performances, resonating with audiences across backgrounds.
Nayanthara’s journey in the film industry has been remarkable, and these films are a testament to her acting prowess. As we celebrate her birthday, let’s enjoy her diverse roles on the OTT platforms.