Happy Salma - Updated Jun 2024

Updated On June 3, 2024
Most Popular
Happy Salma

Happy Salma is a well-known movie and series actress, theatre producer, and jewelry entrepreneur from Indonesia. Happy Salma gained popularity with published short story books like “Pulang” and “Telaga Fatamorgana.

Early Life and Childhood

Happy Salma, an actress, was born in Sukabumi, West Java, Indonesia on 4 January 1980. She’s currently 44 years old. Her full name is Happy Salma, and her nickname is unknown.

She is the daughter of Dachlan Suhendra (father) and Iis Rohaeni (mother). Also, she has 5 siblings named Lena Amena Andayani, Fitra Ali Akbar, Eva Isarawaty, Julianty Gatimah, and Ris Ali Perkasa. She is one of today’s most successful people in her field due to the encouragement and support she received from her family.

Salma, likely filled her childhood with playing with friends, practicing her skills, and dreaming of becoming an actress. Her passion for acting led her to participate in academics. She is Indonesian by nationality and her zodiac sign is Capricorn. However, her religion is Hinduism as well and her ethnicity is secret.

Happy Salma – Education

She graduated from Trisakti University with a degree in business administration. There are no specific details about her formal education, including her high school experiences. She has not publicly disclosed extensive information about her educational background.

There are no detailed interactions with professors and friends, her favorite subjects, and her academic interests. She might share more about her educational background in the future. If she does, we’ll make sure to update that information here.

Career and Professional Life

Her journey began in the entertainment industry, where she gained recognition as an actress in numerous Indonesian soap operas, known as Sinetron. While pursuing her acting career, she discovered her passion for Indonesian literature, leading her to publish two short story books, namely “Pulang” in 2006 and “Telaga Fatamorgana” in 2008.

Her literary contributions extended to collaborative works, including a novel with Pidi Baiq titled “Hanya Salju dan Pisau Batu” in 2010. Then, a creative biography of Desak Nyoman Suarti titled “The Warrior Daughter” in 2015. Her artistic journey started with her debut on stage in 2007 as Nyai Ontosoroh in a performance entitled “Nyai Ontosoroh.

Over the years, she took on various roles in theater productions, such as “Jabang Tetuko” (2011), “Roro Mendut” (2012), and “#3Perempuanku, Bukan Bunga Bukan Lelaki” (2015). Alongside she founded the Titimangsa Foundation for Arts and Culture. By producing significant performances like “Nyanyi Sunyi Revolusi” and “Cinta Tak Pernah Sederhana” in 2019.

She won the Best Supporting Actress at the 2008 Bandung Film Festival for “Rinduku Cintamu” and the Best Actress Award by Jakarta Art Institute in 2014. Notably, she directed the omnibus film ‘Rectoverso‘ in collaboration with Marcella Zalianty, Olga Lidya, Cathy Sharon, and Rachel Maryam.

Her directorial ventures also include the short films “Kamis ke-300” and “Ibu dan Anak Perempuannya.” As an entrepreneur, she co-founded the jewelry brand Tulola. Tulola has launched various collections inspired by Indonesian music, literature, and princesses, gaining recognition for its distinctive concept.

Happy Salma during her shoot (Source IMDb)

Caption: Happy Salma during her shoot (Source IMDb)

Brand Endorsements

No other publicly available information indicates that Salma has engaged in brand or commercial endorsements. In the future, sponsors and brands might approach her for sponsorships and partnerships.

However, it is unclear whether she has engaged in brand endorsement deals, as limited public information is available. Suppose we get any information related to this topic, updated here.

Happy Salma – Awards

In 2008, she was honoured with the Best Supporting Actress award at the Bandung Film Festival for her role in “Rinduku Cintamu“. The recognition continued in 2010 when she received the prestigious Citra Award for Best Supporting Actress at the Indonesian Film Festival for her performance in “7 Hati 7 Cinta 7 Wanita”.

Her success extended to the 2011 Indonesian Movie Actor Awards, where she won the Best Supporting Actress title for her role in the same film. In 2014, the Jakarta Art Institute gave her the Best Actress Award. In 2016, she won two awards, Best Performance and Best Short Film for her work in “Ibu dan Anak Perempuannya“.

Net Worth 2024

The estimated value of her net worth is $ 3.5 million and her monthly, weekly, and yearly salaries are unknown. Salma earned her net worth primarily through her success as an actress, producer, and entrepreneur.

Additionally, the entertainment industry can be unpredictable, and actress’ net worth can fluctuate significantly over time depending on their success and the demand for their work.

Relationship Status

In her personal life, she has managed to keep a low profile and hasn’t given much information to the media. She married Tjokorda Bagus Dwi Santana Kertayasa on 3 October 2010. They have been together for many years, frequently appearing at various events and parties.

By showcasing their deep affection for each other, and sharing pictures of themselves. Their love story has captured the hearts of their fans, and many people consider them one of the most adorable celebrity couples. Together they have two children named Tjokorda Sri Kinandari Kerthyasa and Tjokorda Ngurah Rayidaru Kerthyasa.

Happy Salma with her husband (Source Kapanlagi)

Caption: Happy Salma with her husband (Source Kapanlagi)


She has managed to keep her career free from any scandals or controversies. Happy values her privacy and keeps her personal life away from the public eye. There are no known incidents that have caused any negative publicity.

Moreover, she is recognized for her professionalism and commitment to her work. Her excellent reputation in the entertainment industry underscores her status as a respected figure in her acting career.

Happy Salma – Body Measurements

Her actual height is 5 feet 5 inches and she weighs 52 kg. According to her images, Deveaux’s hair color is dark brown, and her eyes are dark brown. Similarly, she has a well-maintained body type, and it’s perfect.

Her exact body measurement is 36-24-36 inches and she has a great personality with a perfectly shaped body. She prioritizes her well-being by maintaining and eating a balanced diet rich in proteins and vegetables.

Social Media

She is active on social media and has a significant following on her official accounts, on Instagram, he has 790K followers, has followed 1864  people, and has posted 5070 posts. Her Instagram account has a blue checkmark with the username “happysalma.

She is not active on Facebook but we have identified fan base accounts that can be helpful for those who are curious to learn more about her. We find her official Twitter account where she has 92.9K followers and has followed 433 people. She joined Twitter in July 2011.