Namitha Kapoor was born on May 10, 1981 in Surat, Gujarat, India within a Punjabi family. She has worked in many films of Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Hindi and English films. She first gained huge attention after winning ‘Miss Surat’ competition in 1990. After that, she joined the Miss India pageant competition that was held in the year 2001 where she came at position of fourth runner-up.
Namitha is the only daughter of her parents. She loves to do swimming, play badminton. With Namitha’s sharp features and positive attitude, she got break in many TV shows like Arun Ice Creams, Himani cream &soap, Nile herbal shampoo and Manik chand Gutka.In 1998, Namitha won the crown of Miss Surat andthenthe Miss India pageant in 2001 and wound up as a forth runner up. In 2002, she made her debut in film Gemini. After watching her performance, she got numerous proposals in Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and English films. She also gave her appearance in Hindi film ‘Love Kay Chakkar Mai’. But she really achieved fame after the arrival of ‘Engal Anna’ in which she featured inverse Vijaya kanth. She turned out to be considerably more prominent after her dance number ‘Arjuna Arjuna’. She is a multi-talented actress who is capable in Karate, swimming and dancing. In her extra time,she likes to work out physically, she also gives swimming classes to young children.
She did graduation in English Literature. She is very good on the command of speaking English. On completing graduation, she stepped towards film industry as she got huge offers.
- Full Name: Namitha Mukesh Vankawala
- Nickname: Namitha
- Date of Birth: 10-May, 1981
- Place of Birth: Surat, Gujarat, India
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Height: 5’9’’
- Weight: 68 Kg
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair color: Black
- Marital Status: Single
- Sibling: Nevil Vankawala (Brother)
- Languages Known: Gujarat, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi and English
- Religion: Hindu
- Profession: Actress and Model
- Hobbies: Swim, Play Badminton and Reading Books