Nazriya Nazim is an Indian television anchor and film actress from Kerala, who appears in South Indian cinema. Nazriya's father is a business man, her mother a home maker. She has a younger brother. Nazriya studied in Al Ain till Class 10 and then in 2006,she moved to Kerala with family. She had studied at the Christ Nagar School, Thiruvananthapuram. She has stated that she wants to study something related to business and that she may take up either a Commerce or BBA course. The family lived previously in western Asia before moving to Thiruvananthapuram.
Starting her career in 2006 as a child artist, she acted in a Malayalam film Palunku (2006) directed by Blessy, in which she played the daughter of Mammootty's character, and followed it up with the Tamil film Oru Naal Oru Kanavu (2006). She went on to become an anchor on Asianet's music reality television show, Munch Star Singer. Oru Naal Varum (2010) was her next venture, in which she played the role of Dhanya, the daughter of Sreenivasan's character.
She also did a supporting role in the movie Pramani. Nazriya was cast in an album titled Yuvvh by Sony Music Entertainment, which became very popular among the youth. Nazriya finally landed her first female lead role in the Malayalam film Maad Dad (2013).
Her upcoming films include the bilingual Neram and the Tamil films Thirumanam Ennum Nikkah, Naiyaandi and Raja Rani.