Nadhiya or Nadiya Moidu is a Malayalam and Tamil film actress who made her Tamil movie debut as a supporting role in Poove Poochudava during the 1980s with Padmini. Her debut movie in Malayalam Nokketha Doorathu Kannum Nattu, alongside Mohanlal and Padmini was a big hit. She currently acts in supporting roles. She acted with most of the leading artist in Tamil and Malayalam industry. In 1980, there was a huge audiences was there for her costumes,hair styles and ornaments.
After marriage she was settled in abroad with her husband and two kids and she made a comeback with blockbuster hit M.Kumaran s/o Mahalakshmi. This film was acclaimed by the critics for her wonderful performance as Jeyam Ravi's mother. In 2008,she signed as the brand ambassador for Arokya Milk.