Namitha is a Punjabi girl she was born in Surat, Gujarat on the 10th of May 1981 She belongs to the Kapoor family. Namitha is the only girl in her family. She grew in Mumbai. Her father is a businessman while her mother is a homemaker. Namitha has done degree in Literature in English.
Despite the fact that Namitha is a Punjab girl she entered south Indian cinema. Namitha was the winner of Miss Surat contest in the year 1998 after her victory in the Miss Surat contest she participated in the Miss India competition where she ranked the fourth position the winner of the competition was Celina Jaitley. After the Miss India Competition she started acting in Tollywood.
Namath’s fourth position in the Miss India Competition opened a new dimension for her in the Tollywood industry. She was seen in many advertisements such as Manikchand Guthka, Arun Ice Cream, Himani cream and hand soap and Nile herbal shampoo.
Her first movie was a Telugu movie titled ’Sontham ‘in 2002. After that her next movie was a Tamil movie along with actor Shaarth Kumar titled ‘Yei’ which was a superhit .The movie also became famous for its song “Arjuna Arjuna” with actor Sarath Kumar.
Namitha got recognition after the release of the movie ‘Engal Anna’. In this movie she starred opposite Vijaykanth. Even today Namitha is very popular among the audiences. She has also started performing item numbers in many regional movies. Her famous and superhit dance track till today is ‘Arjuna Arjuna’, this song made her more famous in the Tamil cinema. She had graced the Cover pages of Many Tamil Magazines.
She had performed in many movies such as Gemini, Oka Raju Oka Rani, Oka Radha Iddaru Krishnula Pelli, Aithe Enti, Nayakudu, Simha these all are Telugu movies. Her Tamil movies are Bambara Kannaley, Aanai, Kovai Brothers, Pachchak Kuthira, Thagapansamy, Nee Venunda Chellam, Vyapari, Naan Avanillai, Azhagiya Tamil Magan, Billa, Sandai, Pandi, Thee, 1977 and Indira Vizha. She has done only one Malayalam movie called ‘Black Stallion’. She has also done one Hindi movie and that was ‘Love Ke Chakkar Mein’. Her forthcoming movies are Desadrohi in Telugu, Ilaignan in Tamil and Hoo in Kannada.
She loves outdoor activities. Namitha is good in swimming and she used to teach swimming to young boys and girls in her initial stages of career. She loves karate she has also taken karate lessons. She is a prominent dancer, she loves to dance in her spare time and listen to music. She also likes to play badminton and goes to gymnasium for her work out. She also loves to read books and novels particularly written by the famous writer Sidney Sheldon and she likes to spend her spare time by reading comic books. She is extremely, hardworking, beautiful and talented actor who will stay for a longer period of time.