Usha (actress)

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OccupationFilm actress
Years active1988–present
SpouseNazar Abdul Khader (2011-present)

Haseena Haneef, better known as Usha N (her stage name), is an Indian actress, who has worked predominantly in Malayalam film industry. She has acted in more than 70 movies. Usha made her acting debut as a child artist in the 1984 film Nokkethadhoorathu Kannum Nattu.



Usha is an Indian actress and singer in Malayalam movies. [1] She has acted in more than 70 movies,[ citation needed ] and is also a dancer and singer.[ citation needed ]

Personal life

She was born as Haseena to Muhammed Haneef, an A.S.I.[ clarification needed ] and Hafsa Beevi, at Alisherry, Alappuzha, Kerala. [2] She has two brothers; Haseeb and Hanees, both of whom are in the film industry. [3] She had her primary education from Govt. Mohammedan's Higher Secondary School, Alappuzha. She was a theatre artist before becoming a cine artist. She debuted as a heroine to Balachandra Menon in the movie Kandathum Kettathum in 1988. [4] [5] Later in 2011, she married Nazar Abdul Khader, a Chennai-based businessman. [6]

Partial filmography

Television serials

Other information

Besides acting in films she has acted in some television serials including Nilapakshi, a telefilm called Nanmayude Nakshathrangal, and in reality shows Tharotsavam and Nakshathradeepangal on Kairali TV. She also appeared in TV Shows like Comedy Super Nite, Katha Ithuvare.Red Carpet etc. She has acted in devotional albums like Devipooja.She has sung and featured in music videos like Punyangalude Pookkalam, Ee Kalavum Kadannu Pokum etc. She has also anchored a program called Business Talks for Kerala Vision.

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