Asin (Actress) Height, Weight, Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More
Bio Full NameAsin Thottumkal NicknameQueen of Kollywood ProfessionActress Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 163 cm in meters- 1.63 m in feet inches- 5’ 4” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg in pounds- 121 lbs Figure Measurements (approx.)34-28-32 Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of Birth26 October 1985 Age (as in 2017)32 Years Birth PlaceKochi, Kerala, India Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio Signature
Some Lesser Known Facts About Asin
Does Asin smoke?: No
Does Asin drink alcohol?: No
Asin was born into a Malayali Syro-Malabar Catholic family.
She was initially named “Mary” after her paternal grandmother, but her father named her Asin.
The name “Asin” comes from the amalgamation of two words from two languages, she says, ‘a’ means ‘opposite of’ in Sanskrit and ‘sin’ is taken from English, which made her name ‘Asin’, which means ‘opposite to sin’.
She started learning Bharatnatyam at the tender age of 3. She is also a good Kathakali and folk dancer.
During her schooling, she was good at both studies and extracurricular activities.
She scored above 90% in 10th standard board exams.
Asin used to read Shakespeare at a very young age, even though her parents did not approve of her reading such complicated works at such a young age.
She is fluent in French and even topped her State in French while studying in 12th standard.
She started modelling at the age of 14, and by that time she started getting film offers, but she wasn’t interested in doing films at that time.
Her first advertisement was for BPL Mobile.
Though she wanted to go to Delhi to prepare for the Civil Service examination, during her 12th standard, her film career kicked-off with the Malayalam film, ‘Narendran Makan Jayakanthan Vaka’ (2001), opposite Kunchacko Boban.
She hates to be called with pet or nicknames.
Asin suffers from OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder), which urges her to do things like washing her hands repeatedly, checking lock more than once.
She doesn’t eat her food until her shot gets completed.
She is fluent in 7 languages – Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi, English and French.
She is a voracious reader, she reads a lot of fiction and has a huge library at home.
Her husband is 10 years older than her.