Soundarya Bala Nandakumar was born on Sunday, 17 February 1985 (age 38 years; as of 2023) in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius. She did her schooling at Sri Aurobindo Mira Matriculation Higher Secondary School in Tamil Nadu. She went on to attain a degree in bachelor of commerce from M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai. She then went on to pursue her career in acting.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Weight (approx.): 55 kg
Hair Colour: Medium Ash Brown
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Figure Measurements (approx.): 26-34-26
Parents & Siblings
Soundarya’s father’s is Bala Nandakumar. She has a sister Aishwarya Nandakumar.
Soundarya is unmarried.
She follows Hinduism.
Soundarya began her career as a singer by participating in the singer show ‘Super Singer 3’ in 2010 followed by ‘Super Singer 4’ in 2014 and ‘Super Singer 5′ in 2016. She made her song debut in “Bigulu Bigulu’ from the film ‘6’ in 2013. She then sang the songs “Kalavani” from the film ‘Kodiveeran’ in 2017, “Achamillai Achamillai” from the film ‘Bhoomi’ in 2021, “Katheri Poovasam” from the film ‘Nadhi’ in 2022, and “Kaayam” from the film ‘Iravin Nizhal.’
Soundarya debuted as an actor in the film ‘Kabali’ (2016) playing the role of a Pub singer. In 2021, she appeared in four back-to-back films as a college staff in the film ‘Master,’ followed by playing the role of ‘Preeti’ in the film ‘Vanakkam Da Mappilei,’ as ‘Pallavi’ in the film ‘Thittam Irandu,’ and ‘Akshaya Ramanujam’ in the film ‘Yennanga Sir Unga Sattam.’ In 2023, she played the role of ‘Madhu’ in the film ‘Sync.’
Soundarya received a lot of attention for her debut as ‘Revathy’ in the television daily soap ‘Pagal Nilavu,’ which ran on Star Vijay Channel for two years, from 2016 to 2018.
In 2019, she appeared as a guest in the reality show Bigg Boss Tamil 3. She played the role of ‘Bharathi’ in the family drama ‘Pudhu Pudhu Arthangal’ in 2021.
Soundarya Bala had played roles in many short films. In 2018, she played the role of ‘Shwetha’ in the film Pesuvadhu Kiliya Pennazhagu Mozhiya. She appeared in the sequel of the short film, Yours Shamefully (2018) in the role of ‘Pallavi,’ Yours Shamefully 2: Dhev Diya (2019) in the role of ‘Diya,’ and Yours Shamefully 2.5 Reloaded (2020) in the role of ‘Saranya.’
- Soundarya was nominated for Vijay Television Awards for ‘Favourite Actress’ and ‘Favourite Screen Pair’ for the serial Pagal Nilavu in 2017 and 2018.
- In 2023, She was awarded the Women Achiever Awards under the category of ‘Promising Singer.’
- Sports: Cricket
- Soundarya had received sexually explicit messages on her Instagram. She then shared a post of an alert on her Instagram story.
- She is an animal lover and loves to play with her pet cat and often posts pictures with her pet on social media.
- Bala is a fitness freak and is often seen following an exercise routine in her Instagram posts.
- She loves to make lip-sync videos in her leisure time.
- Soundarya loves to follow cricket and often supports the Chennai super kings.