|Samyukta Hornad Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||May 23, 1991|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Samyukta Hornad is an Indian actor and model who has predominantly worked in Kannada films along with some Tamil, Malayalam, and Telugu language films. Her film credits include Aa Dinagalu, Lifeu Ishtene, Barfi, Un Samayal Arayil, Oggarane, Ulavacharu Biryani, Neene Bari Neene, Jigarthanda, Sarkari Kelasa Devara Kelasa, Sa…, Kaafi Thota, Dayavittu Gamanisi, Abhiyum Anuvum, Abhiyude Katha Anuvum, The Villain, MMCH, Nanu Matthu Gunda, Hondisi Bareyiri, Maarikondavaru, Traya, Red Rum, Hondisi Bareyiri, Krishna and His Leela, One Cut Two Cut, Arishadvarga, and Mysore Masala: The UFO Incident. Additionally, Samyukta Hornad has also worked in shows such as Gods of Dharmapuri /(G.O.D), Jhansi, and Locked.
Samyukta Belawadi, Samyuktha Hornad
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Samyukta Hornad attended Christ University (a deemed-to-be-university located in Bangalore, Karnataka) for her undergraduate studies in Media, English, and Psychology.
- Father – M. G. Sathya Rao
- Mother – Sudha Belawadi (Actor, Theatre Artist)
- Siblings – Shantanu (Brother)
- Others – Belavadi Nanjundaiah Narayana (a.k.a. Makeup Nani) (November 3, 1929 – December 4, 2003) (Maternal Grandfather) (Film Avtor, Makeup Artist), Bhargavi Narayan (February 4, 1938 – February 14, 2022) (Maternal Grandmother) (Actor, Theatre Artist), Prakash Belawadi (Maternal Uncle) (Theatre Artist, Film Director, Television and Media Personality, Teacher, Activist, Journalist), Sujatha (Maternal Aunt), Pradeep Belawadi (Maternal Uncle), Meghana (Cousin), Teju (Cousin)
Samyukta Hornad has been signed with Kettles Talent.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
55 kg or 121 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Through social media, Samyukta Hornad has either endorsed or promoted brands such as SoulTree.
Samyukta Hornad Facts
- She comes from a family of artists.
- She made her first film appearance as Divya Naik in the 2007 Kannada-language crime drama film Aa Dinagalu, starring Chethan Kumar, Sharath Lohitashwa, Ashish Vidyarthi, Atul Kulkarni, Veda Sastry, and Girish Karnad.
- Along with Diganth, Sindhu Lokanath, and Sathish Ninasam, Samyukta Hornad co-starred as a journalism aspirant named Rashmi in the 2011 Kannada-language black comedy film Lifeu Ishtene.
- She brought to life the character of Meghana in the 2014 romantic comedy film Oggarane and this performance won Samyukta the Filmfare Award in the “Best Supporting Actress – Kannada” category.
- Alongside Raghu Mukherjee, Sukrutha Wagle, Bhavana Rao, Vasishta N. Simha, and Sangeetha Bhat, Samyukta Hornad co-starred as Sanjana in the 2017 Kannada-language satirical film Dayavittu Gamanisi. For this role, she was nominated for a Filmfare Award in the “Best Supporting Actress – Kannada” category as well as a SIIMA Award for “Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female) – Kannada”.
- She was cast as Divya Matthews in the 2019 Telugu-language crime web series Gods of Dharmapuri (also known as G.O.D), starring Raj Deepak Shetty, Sruthi Jayan, Satya Dev, and Karthik Rathnam.
- In 2020, she started appearing as Vaishnavi (an ex-IT employee who wants to take care of her mentally ill sister) in the Telugu-language crime thriller streaming television miniseries Locked. Her co-stars for the project included Satya Dev, Sri Lakshmi, Keshav Deepak, Aberaam Varma, Vasu Inturi, Bindu Pagidimarri, and John Kottoly.
- Samyukta Hornad co-starred as a school teacher named Nagaveni in the 2022 Amazon Prime Video Kannada-language comedy film One Cut Two Cut.
- She played the role of Kavana in the 2023 Kannada romantic drama film Hondisi Bareyiri, starring Naveen Shankar, Praveen Tej, Shri Mahadev, Aishani Shetty, Bhavana Rao, Anirudh Acharya, and Archana Jois.
Featured Image by Samyukta Hornad / Instagram