Varuna Sridhar is a young fashion stylist who is well known for being the youngest costume designer of Tamil film industry. Varuna Sridhar is the daughter of famous Tamil movie director and artist Sridhar. She was born in 2001 in Tamil Nadu. Sridhar, her father, has drawn over 100 pictures of Kamal Hassan, a Tamil movie actor well known for his work in a popular hit drama “Apoorva Raagangal” and famous Tamil movie, named “Dasavathaaram.” Varuna Sridhar grew interested in paintings after watching her father. She was mentored by her father. She loves to take part in painting competitions held in her school, and have won many prizes. She is as talented as her father. Varuna Sridhar took part in a lot of painting competitions.
She participated in many school level painting competitions and won various prizes at the district as well as state level. She also won many prizes in painting competitions which were held at international levels. Her paintings were represented in competitions held in various countries like Germany, Singapore, Venice and many other countries. She was also, awarded as the “Youngest Designer in Asia Pacific Region in 2015, " when she was just 14 years old. She slowly developed an interest in fashion designing when her father made her design the costume designer of his film “Maiyam.” The movie starred Appu,
Aditya Baskaran, and many more. It proved to be the life-changing experience for the young talent. She came to be known as the youngest costume designer when she worked in the movie “Maiyam” directed by her father, Sridhar.
She did an outstanding and exceptional work as compared to the kid of her age. Her father, at first made her work with dolls. She was asked to design clothes for dolls, and then they were examined by Sridhar himself before appointing her as a costume designer in the movie. While working in the movie, she gained a lot of experience and now, has become one of the best costume designers of Tamil film industry. Apart from fashion designing and painting, Varuna Sridhar is good in her academics and sports as well. She scores top rank in her class every year. She is currently studying in Class 12.She wants to grow her experience in costume designing so she worked with her father while pursuing her studies side by side. The young talent is appreciated for her work whether it’s in her academics or professional life.