Catherine Tresa (Alexander) Biography, Age, Instagram, Career & More

Catherine Tresa is a Dubai-based Indian film actress and model who has appeared in many Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam films.


OccupationActress and Model
BirthplaceKottayam, Kerala, India
HometownDubai, UAE
Age33 Years
Date of Birth10 September 1989
Net Worth$15 million

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Family and Education

Her parents are actually Malayali who later shifted to Dubai, UAE.

Her brother, Christopher, commit suicide in Bengaluru in 2014 when he was 19 years old.

She completed her school education in Dubai and moved to India in 2007 to complete her graduation in science from St. Joseph’s College, Bengaluru, India.

Family MemberName
FatherFrank Mario Alexander
MotherTresa Alexander
BrotherLate Christopher Alexander
HusbandNot Known

Height and Weight

Weight54 Kg
Height157 cm, 1.57 m
Height (feet)5 feet 2 inches
Zodiac SignVirgo
ReligionRoman Catholic
Figure Measurement34-26-35
Eye colorDark Brown
Hair colorBlack
Marital StatusUnmarried


Catherine cleared her interest in modeling at the age of 14. When she came to India for studies, she did modeling for many brands such as Josco Jewellers, Deccan Chronicles, and Chennai Silks, to name a few.

Later she had a portfolio photo shoot for Srikantadatta Wodeyar’s Maharaja Calendar and also participated in several ramp walks.

Then she made her debut in the film industry with “Shankar IPS” in 2010. In 2013, her film “Godfather” was released for which she was also got nominated for Best Supporting Actress.

In 2014, she made her Tamil debut with the film “Madras” for which she also won 4 on-screen awards, including Best Female Debut.

Social Media Instagram

She is active on Instagram with a fan following of more than 1.5 million.

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HobbiesTraveling, Watching movies
ActorSuriya, Naga Chaitanya
ColorYellow, Purple
FoodManchurian, Pizza


She has been nominated for 8 awards in various categories and has won 4 of them.

YearAward NameAward CategoryFilm Name
2015Ananda Vikatan Cinema AwardsBest Debut ActressMadras
2015Edison AwardsBest Debut ActressMadras
201562nd Filmfare Awards SouthBest Female Debut – TamilMadras
20154th South Indian International Movie AwardsBest Female Debut – TamilMadras

Films Appearance

Catherine is working in the film industry since 2010 and has worked in many movies :

Year of ReleaseFilm NameLanguage
2010Shankar IPS (Debut in Kannada)Kannada
2010The Thriller (Debut in Malayalam)Malayalam
2011Uppukandam Brothers Back in ActionMalayalam
2013Chammak Challo (Debut in Telugu)Telugu
2013Dangerous Khiladi 2Telugu
2014Madras (Debut in Tamil)Tamil
2017Goutham NandaTelugu
2017Nene Raju Nene MantriTelugu
2017Jaya Janaki Nayaka (Special Appearance)Telugu
2017Katha NayaganTamil
2018Kalakalappu 2Tamil
2019Vantha Rajavathaan VaruvenTamil
2019Neeya 2Tamil
2020World Famous LoverTelugu
2022Bhala ThandananaTelugu
2022BimbisaraTelugu, Hindi
2022Macherla NiyojakavargamTelugu

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Brand Ambassador

She is currently endorsing 1 brand also.

  • Palmolive

On Magazine Covers

She is also featured on the cover page of a few leading magazines :

  • World Famous
  • Wow!
  • Wedding Vows
  • You & I

Some Other Facts

  • She recently joined the “1 Crore Club” by signing a movie with a huge amount.
  • Turned down the offer for film “NBK 106” citing personal reasons.
  • Inaugurated retail shopping store “Bazaar Hyderabad” at Putlibowli.
  • Made a special appearance in Bigg Boss 3 Telugu grand finale.