Dhanya Mary Varghese

Dhanya Mary Varghese
Born Dhanya Mary Varghese
(1985-09-17) 17 September 1985
Koothattukulam, Muvattupuzha Taluk, Kerala, India
Other names Dhanya
Occupation Film actress, Model
Years active 2007–2012
Spouse(s) John Jacob (2012–present)
Parent(s) Varghese, Sheeba

Dhanya Mary Varghese is an Indian actress known for her performances in Malayalam cinema. She is also a model, dancer and a live performer.


Dhanya Mary Varghese was born to Varghese and Sheeba at Koothattukulam near Muvattupuzha, Kerala, India. She has a younger brother, Dikson.[1] She completed schooling at St. Josephs Higher secondary school and M.K.M. Higher Secondary School, Piravom. She is the product of famous institution Kalabhavan.[2] She pursued bachelors from St. Teresa's College in Kochi.She came to the Malayalam movie industry as a junior artist, She was one of the group dancers in the song Thottuvilichalo.. in the movie Swapnam Kondu Thulabharam.She made her acting debut in the Tamil film Thirudi and later debuted in Malayalam through Nanma directed by Sharath Chandran Vayanad. She rose to prominence through her role in Thalappavu. She later acted in several Malayalam films such as Vairam: Fight For Justice, Kerala Cafe and Nayakan. She was one of the anchors in "Vanitha Asianet-Film awards 2009". She appeared on several Malayalam musical albums. She appeared as a guest judge in the 2010 season of the music reality-television program Idea Star Singer on Asianet.

As of 2016, Dhanya is serving as director of sales at real estate development company Samson and Sons, where John Jacob is Managing director.[3]

Personal life

Dhanya got engaged on 14 November 2011 with John, Winner of Tharolsavam program in Kairali channel.[4][5] John and Dhanya got married on 9 January 2012 at Mateer Memorial Church, Trivandrum. After marriage she retired from film industry. The couple was blessed with a baby boy Johan on 13 July 2013.[6]




Year Film Role Language Notes
2006 Thirudi Thamarai Tamil
2007 Veeramum Eeramum Muthuazhagi Tamil
2007 Nanma Thara Malayalam
2008 Thalappavu Saramma Malayalam
2009 Vairam: Fight For Justice Vairamani Sivarajan Malayalam
2009 Red Chillies Lamna Shankar Malayalam
2009 Kerala Cafe Hiranmayi Malayalam
2010 Drona 2010 Savithri Malayalam
2010 Cheriya Kallanum Valiya Policum Sumi Malayalam
2010 Nayakan Maria Karanavar Malayalam
2010 3 Char Sau Beas Indhu Malayalam
2010 College Days Rakhi Malayalam
2010 Karayilekku Oru Kadal Dooram Bhama Malayalam
2011 Orma Mathram Catherine Malayalam
2011 Veettilekkulla Vazhi Teacher Malayalam
2011 Pranayam Asha Malayalam
2011 I Am From Kolkata Malayalam
2011Sivapuram MalayalamRe released in 2016
2012 Ennennum Ormakkay Abitha Malayalam
2012Deivathinte Swantham DevoottyDevoottyMalayalam TV serial in Mazhavil Manorama

Modeling career

Year Firm Ad-Agency Language Notes
2007 Chavara Unknown Malayalam
2007 Chungath Prince Jewelers Unknown Malayalam
2009 Narasimham Hail Oil Unknown Malayalam
2009 Asian Paints Unknown Malayalam
2009 East Tea campaign Rajeev Menon Malayalam
2009 Kalyan Silks Unknown Malayalam
2009 Malayala Manorama Unknown Malayalam
2010 Kalista , Oberon Mall De Valor directed by Sanu Sathyan & Rajendran Malayalam
2011 Asian Paints Ogilvy & Mather Malayalam


  1. "Manampole Mangalyam: John Jacob And Dhanya Mary Varghese". jaihindtv. Retrieved 13 October 2015.
  2. http://www.cochinkalabhavan.com/contribution.html
  3. "Projects in Trivandrum | Samson and Sons". samsonandsons.com. Retrieved 2016-01-05.
  4. "Engagement". Retrieved 15 November 2011.
  5. "Engagement". Retrieved 15 November 2011.
  6. "Mangalam Varika 16-Dec-2013". mangalamvarika.com. Retrieved 30 December 2013.
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