Geraldine Viswanathan Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluniyi Akande
Jan 31, 2024 By Oluniyi Akande
Originally Published on Jun 05, 2022
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About Geraldine Viswanathan

Every newcomer in the acting industry has always dreamt of working with some of the biggest stars.

Geraldine Viswanathan, who has always aspired to be an actress, also wanted the same. Within just a brief span of her career in acting, she shared the screen with actors like Hugh Jackman, Daniel Radcliffe, and more.

Geraldine Viswanathan is the daughter of Anja Raith and Suresh Viswanathan and was born in New South Wales, Australia. Although being an Australian actress, she has disclosed that her roots are Indian, as she is a Tamil descendant. Geraldine moved from Australia and dropped out of college just to give acting a chance. However, her efforts did not go in vain, as she managed to bag some incredible roles in movies like 'Blockers', 'Hala', 'Bad Education' and others.

Aside from being on the big screen, Geraldine has worked in TV series as well as her role in the Australian series 'Janet King', which is widely appreciated. Geraldine made her acting debut in 2015 in 'Lost Angels', and she was only four years old when she was featured in a commercial for Kodak. She moved to the United States at the age of 15, and since, then she has been auditioning for different roles. Recently, in 2022, she was cast in a film by Kristin Gore and Damian Kulash named 'The Beanie Bubble'. 

Geraldine Viswanathan's Net Worth, Earnings, & Spending Habits

What is Geraldine Viswanathan’s net worth?

The net worth of Geraldine Viswanathan includes her work as an actress and is estimated to be around $550,000. 

How much does Geraldine Viswanathan earn per year?

The annual income of the actress is currently not listed. 

Height, Age, & Physical Attributes

How tall is Geraldine Viswanathan?

The actress is 5 ft 6 in (168 cm) tall.

How old is Geraldine Viswanathan?

Geraldine Viswanathan's date of birth is June 20, 1995. Therefore, the actress will be 27 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

The Australian actress had her breakthrough performance in the movie 'Blockers', and it drew humongous attention. Born in New South Wales, Geraldine has a south Asian father named Suresh Viswanathan, and her mother, Anja Raith, is from Switzerland. Suresh Viswanathan is a doctor, while Anja Raith was an inspiring actress and attended musical theater school in London before she got married.

Geraldine Viswanathan has one sibling, a sister. And while growing up, the sisters shared a mutual love for animals. Geraldine went to the Hunter School of the Performing Arts before she moved to California at the age of 15. Geraldine Viswanathan had the desire to study media and international studies, even as she was shortlisted for a scholarship. However, she chose acting over everything and channeled all of her energy into it. 

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Geraldine Viswanathan dating?

Geraldine Viswanathan is currently dating her co-star from the movie 'Blockers', Miles Robbins. 

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

When Geraldine Viswanathan was four years old, she made her appearance in a television commercial for Kodak.

She was featured in 'Emo The Musical' where she played the role of Jamali in 2016 after which she moved to California. 'Emo The Musical' was a short film directed and written by Neil Triffett. 

In 2017, Gerladine Viswanathan did 'Janet King', which was an ABC drama series. She played the character of Bonnie.

In 2018, Geraldine Viswanathan became a breakout star after 'Blockers' was released; her co-stars were Leslie Mann and John Cena. 

In 2018, she appeared in a Netflix movie and drama film named 'Hala'. 'Hala' acquired critical acclaim from the Sundance Film Festival. Even Geraldine Viswanathan considers her role in the film 'Hala' to be one of the most challenging roles that she has played. 

Geraldine Viswanathan worked with Daniel Radcliffe as well as Steve Buscemi in the series called 'Miracle Workers' in 2019.

In 2020, she managed to land a role in a film produced by none other than Selena Gomez called 'The Broken Hearts Gallery'. Her co-star was Darce Montogomery, another actor from Australia. Geraldine Viswanathan played the role of Lucy Gulliver who worked as a gallery assistant. 

In 2021, she was a part of the film 'Cat Person', which is a psychological thriller and completely different from her regular genres. She also did '7 Days' and 'Rumble' in 2021. 

Geraldine is best known for her television credits and movies such as 'Miracle Workers', 'Janet King', 'Blockers', 'Hala', and more.

What awards has Geraldine Viswanathan won?

The breakout star has been a part of many projects, but she has more on the way. Nevertheless, Geraldine Viswanathan won the HCA award in 2020 as the 'Next generation of Hollywood'. 

Geraldine Viswanathan’s Hobbies And Interests

Aside from her fondness for acting, Geraldine Viswanathan likes to dance and play basketball. 

Other Interesting Geraldine Viswanathan Facts And Trivia

  • Geraldine Viswanathan was a part of 'Freudian Nip', a sketch comedy group of women. 
  • Geraldine Viswanathan can speak Swiss-German fluently. 
  • Geraldine Viswanathan has been a voice actor in 'Bojack Horseman'. She played the role of Tawniw in season six. 
  • Geraldine's grandfather is a filmmaker and ballet dancer. 
  • Geraldine's inspiration to do comedy came from the popular American sitcom 'Friends'. 
  • Geraldine Viswanathan has a huge number of followers on her social media account, be it Instagram or Twitter. She has over 189,000 followers on Instagram and 12,500 followers on Twitter. 

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Geraldine Viswanathan Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Geraldine Viswanathan

Date of Birth

1995-06-19

Nationality

Australian

Place of Birth

New Castle

Age

Height

168 cm

Eye Color

Brown

Occupation

Actress

Education

Hunter School of Performing Arts

Net Worth

550000

Partner

Miles Robbins

Parents

Suresh Viswanathan, Anja Raith
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