Anu Emmanuel Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5′ 6″ (1.67 m)
Weight 48 kg (105 lbs)
Eye Color 12 Inches
Hair Color Black
Nickname Anu
Full Name Anu Emmanuel
Profession Actress, Model
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, USA

Anu Emmanuel is a famous actress who acts in South Indian movies. She made her acting debut as a child star in the Malayalam movie Swapna Sanchari directed by her father Thankachan Emmanuel who belongs from Kottayam, Kerala, appearing as the daughter of Samvrutha Sunil and Jayaram in the movie. In 2016, Anu Emmanuel made her first appearance as a heroine with the Malayalam movie Action Hero Biju. She made her Telugu appearance with the movie Majnu and moved ahead to appear in other Telugu movies, like Oxygen, Agnyaathavaasi, and Kittu Unnadu Jagratha. She has also worked in Tamil movies, entering with a thrilling suspense movie Thupparivaalan.


Anu Emmanuel lived her childhood in Dallas, Texas, United States. She appeared in Swapna Sanchari whilst she was joining the school in India. Upon completion of her movie, she settled back in the US, intending to finish her higher school education. Once in high school, Emmanuel knew she desired to follow something in the artistic field.

She made her first acting debut as the lead in Nivin Pauly alongside Action Hero Biju, which was produced by Abrid Shine. Throughout that time, they proclaimed her as the lead in the movie Oxygen, along with the famous actor Gopichand in the lead. In the shoot of that movie, she signed the movie Majnu opposite actor Nani.

Anu Emmanuel received immense critical admiration for her performance and role in the film. She instantly went on to mega league by signing the film Agnyaathavaasi trailed by a film starring Allu Arjun, named Naa Peru Surya. Though, these movies did not perform well at the box office.

She played leading roles in several movies like Rangasthalam, though she backed out. She then played the leading role in the Telugu movie titled Geetha Govindam. Even though she didn’t sign the film on account of date issues, the actress made a walk-on appearance in the movie.

Anu afterward signed Maruthi Dasari’s Naga Chaitanya starred movie, Shailaja Reddy Alludu, and played the role of an egoistic girl. Anu Emmanuel also received much appreciation and praise for the role of the movie that succeeds at the box office.

Anu Emmanuel Career

Profession: Actress, Model


Swapna Sanchari (2011) – Malayalam Film
Majnu(2016) – Telugu Film

Family & Relatives

Father: Thankachan Emmanuel

Mother: Nimmy

Marital Status: Single

Dating History:

Raj Tarun (Telugu Actor)

Anu Emmanuel Favorites

Hobbies: Not Known

Favorite Actor: Aamir Khan

Favorite Actress: Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone

Favorite Food: All Vegetarian foods

Favorite Color: Black

Facts You Never Knew About Anu Emmanuel!

  • Is Anu Emmanuel addicted to smoking?: Not Known
  • Is Anu Emmanuel alcoholic?: Not Known
  • Anu Emmanuel is a south Indian movie actress who predominantly works in Telugu, Malayalam and Tamil movies.
  • She belongs to a typical Malayali family in US though her parental roots are in Kottayam, Kerala.
  • She initiated her career in acting as a child star in 2011 from the Malayalam film Swapna Sanchari.
  • Firstly, she got an offer from the film Charlie though on account of her board exams, she declined the offer.
  • As a leading actress, Anu Emmanuel debuted with the Malayalam film Action Hero Biju in the year 2016.
  • She has starred in south Indian films like Majnu, Oxygen, Agnyaathavaasi, Thupparivaalan etc.
  • In the year 2016, Anu Emmanuel won Producers Guild Film Award for the Best Actress in Telugu.

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