Suchitra Krishnamoorthi is an Indian actress, model and singer-turned-entrepreneur. She was born on November 27, 1975. Hailing from Telugu Brahmin family, she was raised in Mumbai. Her debut happened in 1987 with the TV series Chunauti. Krishnamoorthi has been a successful model in the early 90s featuring in advertisements like Palmolive Soap, Clearasil, Sunrise Coffee, Limca and Colgate Toothpaste. Krishnamoorthi made her debut in Bollywood in the year 1994, in the
Shah Rukh Khan
Starrer movie Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, where she played the roles of his love interest. She has also starred in the Malayalam movie Kilukkampetti opposite Jayaram. Besides being an actress and model, she is also a singer and studied Indian classical music under the Gwalior Gharana for 10 years. She has released her individual pop albums Dum Tara, Aha, and Zindagi which gave her the opportunity to work with renowned music composers like Andrew Lloyd Webber and Himesh Reshamiya. Krishnamoorthi has also shared the screen with superstars like
in movies Rann (2010) and My Wife’s Murder (2005). She was married to renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapoor, but she divorced him in 2007 and also has daughter named Kaveri Kapur. Having turned her attention towards writing and entrepreneurship, she has also released a book named The Summer of Cool. Now she runs an organic candle business.