Name- Tovino Thomas
Date of Birth- 21 January 1989
Age- 30 years(as in 2019)
Mother- Sheela Thomas
Father- Ellikkal Thomas
Sister– Dhanya Thomas
Brother- Tingston Thomas
Marital Status/Marriage- Married
Daughter- Izza Tovino
Height- 5’9 approx.
Weight- 76kg approx.
Net Worth- N/A
Tovino Thomas Biography
Tovino Thomas is an Indian actor and model. He is primarily known for his work in Malayalam and Tamil industry. Born on 21 January 1989, he did his half schooling from Don Bosco Higher Secondary School and other from St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School in Kerala. He completed his graduation in B.Tech in Electronics from Tamil Nadu College of Engineering in Coimbatore, Kerala. The actor rose to fame for portraying the role of Perumpparambil Appu in Malayalam movie Ennu Ninte Moideen. In 2018, he topped in the list of most desirable men published by Kochi Times. He has millions of followers on his Instagram account from all over the world who loves him a lot.
Favorite Things of Tovino Thomas
- Mohanlal and Mammootty are his Favorite Actors.
- Radhika Pandit is his Favorite Actor.
- Black is his Favorite Color.
- South Indian Food is his Favorite Food.
- Cricket is his Favorite Sport.
- Life of Pi is his Favorite Hollywood Movie.
- Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara is his Favorite Bollywood Movie.
- Travelling and Reading are his Favorite Hobbies.
- Dulquer Salmaan and Fahadh Faasil are his good friends.
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Facts About Tovino Thomas
- He started his career as a software engineer in multinational company at Chennai.
- However, within few months he left the job to pursue his dream of acting and started working as a model.
- In 2012, he made his acting debut with movie Prabhuvinte Makkal where he played the role of Che Guevara Sudheendran.
- Also, he has featured in many commercials advertisements like Silver Storm Water Theme Park, Indulekha Hair Oil, etc.
- In 2011, he was featured in a short film named Grisaille.
- The actor has opened a production company named Guppy with director John Paul George.
- In 2013, he was chosen the most desirable men by the Kochi Times.
- He won his first award for “Best Supporting Actor” at Filmfare Award for his performance in movie Ennu Ninte Moideen Tovino.
- His career’s breakthrough role which made him famous was the role of villain in movie “ABCD”.
- His role in movie Koothara marked him as an actor to look out for among many popular actors.
- The actor is considered as one of the most bankable Malayalam actors with many highly anticipated projects in his kitty.
Tovino Thomas Family
He was born in Irinjalakuda, Kerala, India into a high class Syro-Malabar Catholic family. His father name is Ellikal Thomas who was an advocate and mother name is Sheela Thomas, a homemaker. He has a brother named Tingston Thomas and sister named Dhanya Thomas. The actor shares close bond with his family and have made them proud by being one of the popular actors of the Malayalam industry.
Tovino Thomas Wife/ Girlfriend
He is married to his childhood friend Lidiya. They have known each other since their school days and were in love since then. Lidiya is an engineer by profession. She has supported her husband a lot and knew from the beginning that he was born to be an actor. Hence, after completing their studies when they started thinking about their careers, she suggested him to think about getting into movies.
Like any other normal couple, they too have battled for their love and eventually make it a success. And finally, they tied the knot on 25 October 2014 in a lavish wedding ceremony accompanied by their friends and family.
The couple is blessed with a beautiful daughter named Izza Tovino who was born in 11 January 2016. He often shares amazing pictures with his wife and daughter on his Instagram account.
Tovino Thomas Career/ Movies
He started his career as a software engineer but left it to pursue his dream of becoming an actor. He is brand model of many big brands and made his acting debut in 2012 with movie Prabhuvinte Makkal. And the actor grabbed everyone’s attention after he did movie “ABCD” where he did the role of a villain in 2013. Following this, he did many movies including August Club, 7th Day, You Too Brutus, etc. And finally in 2014, his two movies Koothara and Ennu Ninte Moidheen came out in theatres and made him the actor to look out for. Since then there is no looking back for him and he has given lots of hit movies majorly in Malayalam industry. Even after having no filmy background, he managed to make his place in the industry and overtime became one of the highest paid actor of his time. Here is the list of movies he has been part of:
Year Movies Role
2012 Prabhuvinte Makkal Che Guevara Sudheendran
2013 ABCD Akhilesh Varma
2013 August Club Mahesh
2014 7th Day Eby Ebineser
2014 Koothara Tharun
2015 You Too Brutus Tovino
2015 Onnam Loka Mahayudham Jacob
2015 Ennu Ninte Moideen Perumpparambil Appu
2015 Charlie Georgy
2016 Monsoon Mangoes Sanjay
2016 2 Penkuttikal Sanju
2016 Style (2016 film) Edgar/ Fletre Kelly
2016 Guppy Engineer Thejus Varkey
2017 Ezra ACP Shafeer Ahammed
2017 Oru Mexican Aparatha Paul
2017 Godha Anjaneya Das aka Dasan
2017 Tharangam G. Padmanabhan Pillai
2017 Mayanadhi Mathews aka Mathan
2018 Aami Lord Krishna
2018 Naam As Himself
2018 Abhiyum Anuvum/Abhiyude Katha Anuvinteyum Abhi
2018 Maradona Maradona
2018 Theevandi Bineesh Damodaran
2018 Oru Kuprasidha Payyan Ajayan
2018 Ente Ummante Peru Hameed and his step brother
2018 Maari 2 Gangadhar Beeja aka Thanatos
2019 Lucifer Jathin Ramdas
Tovino Thomas Awards
The actor has won many awards for his performances in the movies. Here are few (Source- Wikipedia):
- 2016- Won Filmfare Awards South under category of Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Malayalam for Ennu Ninte Moideen.
- 2018- Won Filmfare Awards South under category of Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South for Mayaanadhi.
- 2018- Won Asianet Film Award under category of Performer of the year for Mayanadhi.
- 2019- Won Asianet Film Award under category of Performer of the year for various films.
- 2015- Won CPC Cine Awards under category of Best Character Actor for Ennu Ninte Moideen.
- 2015- Won Asiavision Awards under category of Best Supporting Actor for Ennu Ninte Moideen.
- 2016- Won Asiavision Awards under category of Outstanding performance of the year for Guppy (film).
- 2017- Won Asiavision Awards under category of Man of the Year (Malayalam) for Godha/Oru Mexican Aparatha.
- 2019- Won Asiavision Awards under category of Best Actor for Theevandi, Ente Ummante Peru,Maradona, Oru Kuprasidha Payyan.
- 2017- Won North American Film Awards under category of NAFA 2017 – New Sensational Hero for Guppy (film).
- 2018- Won North American Film Awards under category of NAFA 2018 – Outstanding performance for Mayanadhi.
- 2018- Won North American Film Awards under category of NAFA 2018 – Youth Icon for Various films.
- 2017- Won Yuva Awards 2017 under category of Outstanding Performance of the year for Various films.
- 2017- Won Asianet Comedy Awards under category of Youth Icon for Various films.
- 2019- Won Alberta Film Festival under category of Best Actor for And the Oscar Goes To…
- 2019- Won South Indian International Movie Awards under category of Best Actor – Malayalam for Theevandi.
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