|Tovino Thomas Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10½ in|
|Date of Birth||January 21, 1989|
Tovino Thomas is an Indian model and actor who is best known for his appearance in Malayalam films. Over time, he has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 2 million followers on Facebook, more than 4 million followers on Instagram, and more than 150k followers on Twitter.
Irinjalakuda, Kerala, India
Irinjalakuda, Kerala, India
Tovino studied at the Don Bosco Higher Secondary School, Irinjalakuda. Later, he completed his secondary schooling from St Mary’s Higher Secondary School Irinjalakuda.
Thereafter, Tovino graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the Tamil Nadu College of Engineering in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
- Father – Adv. Ellikkal Thomas
- Mother – Sheela Thomas
- Siblings – Tingston Thomas (Older Brother) Dhanya Thomas (Older Sister)
5 ft 10½ in or 179 cm
86 kg or 189.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Tovino has dated –
- Lidiya Tovino (2004-Present) – Thomas was in grade 11 and Lidiya in a different grade but they attended the same Malayalam language classes where they met one another. Thereafter, the 2 remained strong in the relationship and finally tied the knot on October 25, 2014, at the St. Thomas Cathedral, Irinjalakuda. They have a daughter named, Izza Tovino (b. January 11, 2016).
Race / Ethnicity
- Muscular physique
- Sports a thick mustache
- Thick eyebrows
Tovino has appeared in commercials for various brands such as –
- North Republic
- Favourite Homes
Tovino Thomas Favorite Things
- Author – Khaled Hosseini
- Film Of Mohanlal – Devasuram (1992)
- Performance Of Parvathy Thiruvothu – Take Off (2017)
Source – Mathrubhumi, Film Companion
Tovino Thomas Facts
- He was raised in a Syro-Malabar Catholic Nasrani family in Irinjalakkuda as the youngest child of Ellikkal Thomas and Sheela Thomas.
- During his schooling days at Don Bosco High School, he was titled the school leader and also succeeded in the school’s handball team.
- After graduating with a degree in electronics and communication engineering, he began working as a software engineer at Cognizant Technologies.
- Since his early days, Tovino had been active in sports, fitness, as well as modeling.
- Tovino made his debut film appearance in a cameo role as Che Guevara Sudheendran in Prabhuvinte Makkal in 2012. The following year, he was featured in the hit comedy film ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi (2013).
- In 2017, Tovino was named as the face of the brand North Republic.
- As of December 2019, he has won various awards for his skills as an actor including 2 Filmfare Awards South, 4 Asiavision Awards, and a South Indian International Movie Award.
- In the past, he was announced as the face of the Irinjalakuda Heritage Half Marathon.
- He credits his wife Lidiya for having inspired him to pursue his dream.
- The Kochi Times had ranked Tovino at #1 position in their list of most desirable men.
- In August 2019, Tovino had donated an amount of INR 12.5 lakhs to the Snehabhumi project for the flood victims. Previously, he had also volunteered during the “2018 Kerala floods.”
- He considers actor Prithviraj to be like an older brother to him.
Featured Image By Tovino Thomas / Instagram