Namitha started her career as a model & Beauty Pagent. She won Miss Surat in 1998 & was the 4th runner up in Femina Miss india 2001, including the title of Sony Viewers Choice Miss India 2001. She was most Googled actress in 2008 & 2009. She is the winner of prestigious Dreamgirl of Tamilnadu award. She has 2 Temples built by her fans in Coimbatore & Madurai. Some of her popular movies: Billa, Simha, Pullimurgan etc.