Divya Menon Bio :
Born : 31 August 1984
Age : 32 years
Height : 1.78 m
Birthplace : N/A
Occupation : Actress
Movie : Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!, Mona Darling
Years active : 2010–present
Divya Menon is an actress in Bollywood having played the leading lady role in the thriller Detective Byomkesh Bakshy in 2015. She made her debut with the said movie and then worked in another film by the name Mona Darling in 2016. In the same year she launched her clothing line named Geru.
The gorgeous looking Divya was originally a fashion designer who learnt the craft of designing from the ace fashion designer Sabyasachi in Kolkata. Belonging to a Malayali family, Divya’s family migrated to Kolkata when she was young and she had her schooling there. She studied fashion designing from NIFT before working as an assistant to Sabyasachi Mukherjee. Her gorgeous looks had her modeling for few of the designer’s campaigns. Divya made debut with the Dibakar Banerjee film Byomkesh Bakshy in which she played the role of Satyawati opposite Sushant Singh Rajput. In 2016 released Mona Darling, she played the role of Sarah, an outgoing fashionista. The film however did not get much commercial acclaim.
In an interview Divya Menon stated that she is a very easy going person who loves to spend time with her friends. She loves to read detective novels and thrillers like Stephen King’s and Sherlock Holmes. In connection to her film Mona Darling, she had revealed that she was once stalked on FB following which she had deactivated her account. The actress also said that she liked to voice her opinions on twitter but as she was trolled following her feminist statements, she was upset regarding it.
Divya’s hobbies are playing guitar and reading books. She also sings little bit. Divya’s favorite directors of today’s time are Anurag Kashyap and Imtiaz Ali.