Hansika is an actress who is prominent in Telugu and Tamil movies. She was born on 09-08-1991 as the daughter of Sri. Pradeep Motwani and his wide Mona Motwani. Pradeep Motwani is a business man and Mona Motwani is a dermatologist. Hansika’s mother tongue is Sindhi and she is a Buddhist. She did her schooling in Padar International School, Bombay and later shifted to International Curriculum School, Bombay.She came into mini screen by acing in a serial ‘ShakaLaka Boom Boom’. Later she got best child award for her acting in the serial ‘Des Mein NIkilaHoga Chand’
Her debut film was a Telugu film named ‘Desamudru’ in which All Arjun was the hero and she earned the Filmfare Award for the Best Female Debut Artist for this film. Her first film as a leading actress was ‘ AapKaaSuroor’ in Hindi which was a moderate hit. But her next Hindi film ‘He: The Only One’ was not released.
In the year 2008, she acted in a Kannada film ‘Bindaas’ which was the only Kannada film in which she has acted. In that year she acted in another film ‘Kantir’ with Jr.NTR. Her debut Tamil film was ‘Mappilai’ in the year 2011 in which she acted against Dhanush. Her next film with Jayam Ravi named ’EngeyumKadhal’ was unsuccessful.
In the year 2011 she paired with Vijay in ‘Velayudam’ and it became very successful in the box office.
In the year 2012 her romantic comedy in Tamil named ‘OruKalOruKannadi’ was released and it was a runaway success. Her Telugu film ‘ Denkaina Ready’ in which she acted against Vishnu Manchu was a great success and she got nomination for the 60th Filmfare awards.In the year 2013, she got opportunity to act in 4 Tamil films ‘Settai’, ‘TheeyaVelaiSeiyyanumKumaru’ , ‘Sihgam’ and ‘ Biriyani’.
In the year 2014 she has two Telugu releases and three Tamil releases.’PandavuluPandavuluThummda’ the comedy flick and ‘Power’ the action masala were those Telugu films. Tamil releases were the fantasy film named ‘Maan Karate’ horror comedy named ‘Aranmanai’ and action thriller named ‘Meaghamann’. The first Tamil movies in this list became the most profitable movies of that year.
‘ Aambala’ was Hansika’s first release in the year 2015. Her next film was a Chilambarasan starrer ‘Vaalu’. ‘Another movie ‘Romeo and Juliet was released on 12-06-2015 in which Jayam Ravi is opposite to Haniska.
She is much involved in philanthropic activities also. She supports 25 unprivileged children in their education and she provides all help needed for 10 women who are affected with breast cancer. ‘Chennnai turns Pink’ is an organization under her leadership which aims at creating awareness among women about t breast cancer.