Rajisha Vijayan

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Rajisha Vijayan
Born (1991-07-15) 15 July 1991 (age 31)
Alma mater Amity University, Noida
  • Actress
  • television presenter
Years active2013-present

Rajisha Vijayan is an Indian actress, who primarily appears in Malayalam films, in addition to a few Tamil films. [1] [2] She hosted several television shows in Malayalam before making her acting debut in the 2016 film Anuraga Karikkin Vellam,[ citation needed ] for which she won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress. [3]


Early life and education

Rajisha Vijayan was born in Perambra, Kozhikode, Kerala, India to Vijayan and Sheela. [4] She graduated in Mass Communication and Journalism from Amity University, Noida. [5]


She hosted Susi's Code, a youth-centric programme and a music chat show. [6] She hosted Surya challenge along with Vidhu Pratap on Surya TV. She also anchored Ugram Ujwalam, a talent show aired on Mazhavil Manorama. [7]

Rajisha Vijayan debuted in the Malayalam film Anuraga Karikkin Vellam . [8] She won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress in 2016 for the role, [9] and went on to receive a nomination for a Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Malayalam.[ citation needed ]

Her second role was in the commercially failed movie Georgettan's Pooram alongside Dileep. [10] Her next venture was Oru Cinemakkaran [11] starring Vineeth Sreenivasan. [12] She also acted in a theatre drama, Hand of god as a queen.[ citation needed ]

In 2019, Rajisha Vijayan appeared in the lead role in the coming of age film June by Friday Film House . [13] [14] Both the film and her performance were critically and commercially acclaimed. [15]

Rajisha Vijayan played her Tamil debut in Karnan , directed by Mari Selvaraj and featuring Dhanush, Lal, Natarajan Subramaniam, Yogi Babu, Gouri Kishan and Lakshmi Priyaa Chandramouli. [16] [17]

In 2020, she appeared in the Khalid Rahman directorial movie Love , opposite Shine Tom Chacko. [18]



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YearTitleRole(s)Launguage (s)NotesRef.
2016 Anuraga Karikkin Vellam Elizabeth aka EliMalayalam [19]
2017 Georgettan's Pooram MerlinMalayalam [20]
Oru Cinemakkaran SaraMalayalam [21]
2019 June JuneMalayalam [22]
Finals AliceMalayalam [23]
Stand Up DiaMalayalam [24]
2020 Love DeepthiMalayalam [25]
2021 Karnan Draupathi Tamil [26]
Kho Kho MariaMalayalam [27]
Jai Bhim MythraTamil [28]
Ellam Sheriyakum AncyMalayalam [29]
2022 Freedom Fight GeethuMalayalam [30]
Keedam RadhikaMalayalam [31]
Malayankunju SandhyaMalayalam [32]
Ramarao on Duty Malini Telugu [33]
Sardar IndhraniTamil [34]
2023 Lovefully Yours Veda Sree VedaMalayalam [35]
Pakalum Paathiravum MercyMalayalam [36]
Amala TBAMalayalampost production [37]
KollaDagger-14-plain.pngTBAMalayalamFilming [38]
Madhuram Manoharam MohamDagger-14-plain.pngTBAMalayalamFilming


2013-2014Susie's code Season 1Host Surya Music
2013100% loveHost Surya Music
2013ManassinikkareHost Surya Music
2013-2014Morning SafariHost Surya Music
2014Ladies onlyHost Surya Music
2014Uggram Ujjwalam season 1Co host Mazhavil Manorama
2015 Vanitha Film Awards Host (Backstage) Mazhavil Manorama
2015Surya ChallengeCo host Surya TV
2015Hot and SpicyCo hostAsianet Cable Vision
2015GulumalHerself Surya TV Special appearance
2019 Uppum Mulakum June Flowers TV Guest appearance in episode 792
2019 Karikku June YouTube Guest appearance in video 'Valentine's Gift' [39]
2023 Zee Super Family Herself Zee Telugu Guest appearance

Telugu Telivision show

Awards and nominations

Rajisha Vijayan awards and nominations
Totals [lower-alpha 1]
  1. Certain award groups do not simply award one winner. They recognize several different recipients, have runners-up, and have third place. Since this is a specific recognition and is different from losing an award, runner-up mentions are considered wins in this award tally. For simplification and to avoid errors, each award in this list has been presumed to have had a prior nomination.
2016 Anuraga Karikkin Vellam Asiavision Awards New Promising Actor (Female)Won
2017 Kerala State Film Awards Best Actress Won
Asianet Film Awards Best Star Pair (shared with Asif Ali)Won
Best Debut - FemaleNominated
Vanitha Film Awards Best Star Pair Won
CPC Cine Awards Best ActressWon
2nd IIFA Utsavam Best Performance In A Leading Role - Female (Malayalam) Won
Filmfare Awards South Best Actress – Malayalam Nominated
South Indian International Movie Awards Best Debut Actress – MalayalamWon
2020June, Finals , Stand Up Asianet Film Awards Best Character ActressWon
Best ActressNominated
2021June South India International Movie Awards Nominated
2022 Love Nominated
2022 Karnan Best Debut Actress (Tamil)Nominated

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