Trisha Krishnan is a beloved star in Kollywood and rightly so as she is one of the most popular actors of the south. On her 35th birthday, we look at this gorgeous beauty and how she has done many leading roles and has established herself as a force to reckon with in Kollywood.

She started her career in the film industry after winning Miss Madras in 1999. She quickly rose to fame with movies like Saamy, Ghilli and Varsham. She received the South Filmfare Best Actress Award for her performance in Varsham and even made her Bollywood debut with Khatta Meetha. Her movies Abhiyum Naanum and Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya have been highly appreciated for her performance.

She is a diva and she handles switching between completely different roles with ease and does films with both commercial and indie appeal.

Here are some of her hottest looks:

She was born into a Tamil Brahmin family in Palakkad, Kerela. She pursued her schooling from Sacred heart in Chennai and went on to do her Bachelors of Business Administration from Ethiraj College For Women. It was her modelling success that initially got her noticed.

She is also the Goodwill Ambassador of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).