Nivin Pauly (born 11 October 1984) is an Indian film actor and producer best known for his work in Malayalam cinema.
Nivin applied for the audition of Vineeth Sreenivasan's directional debut Malarvaadi Arts Club in 2009, and was selected to play the main role. Nivin got his breakthrough with his role in Thattathin Marayathu (2012).
Nivin received the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his Tamil debut Neram (2013). In 2015, Nivin Pauly received the 45th Kerala State Film Award for Best Actor for his performances in Bangalore Days and 1983.