Nikki Galrani is a model and an upcoming actress. She is famous for her acting roles in many South Indian movies. She was born in Bangalore. She finished her studies in Bishop Cotton College. She later went to take a course in the field of Fashion Designing. She said that her parents and her sister wanted her to be a doctor.
But as she showed her interest towards designing that made them let her pursue her dream of studying fashion designing. So she got many offers to work in modeling and she also appeared in many famous ads. She signed for her first film project in 2013. Then she was offered to work in the Kannada film Ajith, which was a remake of Paiyaa, a Tamil film.
After three days she also signed for another Tamil film project which was
Yagavarayinum Naa Kaakka. And after a few weeks, she also signed for Malayalam movie that was 1983. Her first debut in was that film. She played the character of Manjula Sasidharan, who was a schoolgirl in a rural village. She worked so hard to sync in that film as it was opposite to her real self. Even appearance wise she was so different that she had to sunbath to get dark for the movie.
The film was a great success, and she won the Best Debut Actress in Filmfare Awards for her performance in this particular film. A week after she had her second film released which was
Ohm Shanthi Oshaana directed by
Nivin Pauly. She has done a cameo presence in the movie. Then she played a role of a nurse in her third Malayalam film Vellimoonga recently in 2014.
The film became one of the best hits and year’s best grosses in 2014. She was also awarded as best actress in the Malayalam industry. She has signed three other movies in Kannada film industry before even her first Kannada film was released. She acted in Jamboo Savari, which was remade from the film Swami Ra Ra, a successful Telugu film.
So her films Jambu Savari and Ajit were released in 2014. Then she recently has signed up for a project of
Enthoru Bhagyam which as directed by Haridaasan. She then also played a ghost girl in the film Darling, which was of horror comedy genre. After this, her two other movies were released in Malayalam, which was Oru 2nd Class Yatra and Ivan Marayadaraman. Her upcoming movie in Telugu is Krishnastami.