Karthika, the homely Mollywood actress, hails from a middle-class family. Her father was a military officer and her mother was a homemaker. Karthika alias Sunantha made her cinema debut as a junior artist. Her first film was in 1984, Oru Painkilikadha directed by Balachandra Menon Balachandra Menon has various feathers to his caps >> Read More... Balachandra Menon . She played one of the group dancers in the movie. However, she got a heroine role in the very next year. Her second film is Manicheppu Thurannappol. In the movie, she played one among the female leads along with “.”

She has worked in twenty films, among which two films are Tamil films and the rest are Malayalam films. Although she has played in a limited number of films, she had proved her versatility in acting with those numbers. Adiverukal, Thalavattam, Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam is a Malayalam come >> Read More... Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam , Neela Kurinji Poothappol, Ente Entethu Mathram, Desatanakkili Karayarilla, Kariyilakkattu Pole and Adukkan Entheluppam are the films performed by her in 1986. In 1987, she worked in films like Idanazhiyil Oru Kaalocha, Gandhinagar 2nd Street, Unnikale Oru Kadha Parayam, Neeyethra Dhanya, January Oru Orma and Ivide Ellavarkkum Sukham Ivide Ellavarkkum Sukham is a comedy series which >> Read More... Ivide Ellavarkkum Sukham . David David Mr. David and Avanikunnile Kinnari Pookkal are the films performed by her in 1988 and 1989 respectively.

Karthika’s performance with Mohanlal Mohan Lal is the Super Star of the Malayalam film >> Read More... Mohanlal , “ Lissy The ex-wife of Priyadarshan and a leading heroine >> Read More... Lissy ” and “ Sukumari Sukumari was a legendary South Indian actress who >> Read More... Sukumari ” in Thalavattam was a highly appreciated one by the critics and the movie buffs. She has performed with almost all the biggies of her period like “Mohanlal,” “ Mammootty Muhammed Kutty Ismail Paniparambil is the original >> Read More... Mammootty ,” Suresh Gopi Malayali by birth, Suresh Gopinath, also known as >> Read More... Suresh Gopi and “Mukesh.” In her 18 Malayalam films, she has performed with Mohanlal in ten films and all the films were super hits. Karthika and Mohanlal’s chemistry had been highly lauded. She made her Tamil debut in 1987 through “Nayagan” with Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan is the most versatile actor that Indi >> Read More... Kamal Haasan , Saranya Ponvannan Saranya Ponvannan is one of the best actresses in >> Read More... Saranya Ponvannan and Nizhalgal Ravi.

The film directed by Mani Ratnam Mani Ratnam is an Indian filmmaker deeply rooted t >> Read More... Mani Ratnam was a super hit. Karthika’s casual performance as Kamal’s daughter had been highly appreciated. Her second cum final Tamil film was with “ Sathyaraj Sathyaraj is one of the greatest actors of Tamil f >> Read More... Sathyaraj ” in Poovizhi Vaasalile directed by Fazil Director A.M. Fazil has various roles to his credi >> Read More... Fazil . Karthika has worked with the top directors such as Balachandra Menon, “Fazil,” Bharathan, “ Priyadarshan Priyadarshan Soman Nair is a famous Director, Prod >> Read More... Priyadarshan ” and Sathyan Anthikad Sathyan Anthikad is a film director who has even t >> Read More... Sathyan Anthikad . Unlike other top heroines during her period, Karthika didn’t use heavy makeup and stylish costumes. Yet, she looked beautiful in her simple outfits.

At the peak of her career, Karthika decided to quit the film industry. She married a Doctor and settled in Maldives. The couple is blessed with a son. She often visits her hometown and meets her old pals. During her latest visit, she enjoyed the company of “ Menaka Menaka is a web series that premiered on Mazhavil >> Read More... Menaka ,” her bestie. Although her career span is just five years, she attracted everyone with her wonderful acting. Till now, Karthika is being adored for her excellent performances. Only a few actresses remain in the hearts of the audiences and Karthika is one among those few.