Rima Kallingal

Rima Kallingal

 Actress
 Thrissur, Kerala
 19-Jan-1984
 Ritu (2009)

About Me

Rima Kallingal is an Indian model and film actress, predominantly appearing in Malayalam cinema. She studied in Stanes Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Coonoor up to Fifth grade. She completed her schooling from Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Thrissur. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Christ University, Bangalore. She is also skilled in Taekwondo, Chao and Kalari. She began dancing when she was three years old. A dancer by profession, she has performed on national and international stages. She became First Runner-up in the Miss Kerala 2008 contest; she went to pursue a career in acting. She made her film debut in 2009 through the film Ritu. In 2012, she acted in the film 22 Female Kottayam which became a big success. Her notable roles include in City of God, Indian Rupee, Nidra, 22 Female Kottayam, August Club and Rani Padmini. She has also appeared in a couple of Tamil films. Rima got married to director Aashiq Abu on 1 November 2013. On 31 October 2013, a day before marriage, they donated Rs 1 million towards the welfare of poor cancer patients at the general hospital, Ernakulam and on marriage day they gave Rs 25,000 to meet a day's expense of the dietary kitchen at the hospital. The couple had then said that they did not want any gala wedding celebrations and instead used the money for charity. Her upcoming movie is New.

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