Sreelakshmi is a versatile actress who began her career in 1993, and gained recognition as one of the lead Malayalam actress’ in 1990.
 
Born in Thirvananthapuram, Kerala, she completed her Pre-University and then pursued a Diploma in Bharata Natyam from the Kalakshetra in Chennai. Following a significant career, she chose to move into a family life following her marriage and was chose to move to Dubai where she ran a Dance School. She subsequently moved back to Thiruvananthapuram in 2012 to begin her TV career, and also to run her dance school Temple of Arts at Kuravankonam.
 
She is the recipient of the prestigious Kerala University Kalathilakam, the winner of the 1997 Kerala State Film Award for Second Best Actress – Boothakkannadi, the 1997 Kerala State Mini Screen Award for Best Actress – Maranam Durbalam (Doordarshan), and the 2011 Kerala State Mini Screen Award for Best Actress –Ardhachandrante (Amritha TV).
 
The movies that featured her include the 1993 hit Porutham, followed by the award winning Bhoothakannadi and Guru, The Car; Thalolam and Mattupetti Machan in 1998.
 
Sreelakshmi plays the role of Sarojini opposite Mammootty in Boothakannadi, which was directed by Lohithadas who also won the Indira Gandhi Award for Best First Film of a Director. In the movie, Sreelakshmi plays the role of Mammootty’s love interest, as the mother of a teenage daughter. Her ability to transform the role in to a support role that beautifully compliments the lead is something that has captured the imagination of audiences world-wide. She also played the role of Athira in the Kaladharan movie Porutham, where she starred alongside a cast of Siddique, Murali and Adoor Bhasi. Her talent also saw her act in the Rajasenan movie, The Car, opposite Jayaram, and opposite Murali and Suresh Gopi in the Jayaraj movie Thaalolam.
 
Her TV career saw her in Maranam Durbalam on Doordarshan, Oru Penninte Kadha on Mazhavil Manorama, Avalude Kadha on Surya TV, Ardhachandrante Rathri on Amritha TV, Angniputhri on Asianet and Ammamanasam again on Surya TV.
Sindhu Menon Malayalam Actress

Sindhu Menon

Sindhu Menon is among the few actors and actresses who are truly diverse in their work, having acted in Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Tamil movies.    Born and brought up in Bangalore in a malayali family, Sindhu Menon made her debut as a child artist in the year 1994 in the Kannada movie Rashmi.   Having trained as a Bharatnatyam dancer, Sindhu got her first break when Bhasker Hegde, a judge in one of the competitions she participated and won, introduced her to the noted Kannada director K.V Jayaram, who cast her in Rashmi.   Subsequent to this, she entered movies as a full time actress at the age of 13 by playing the female lead in the 1999 movie, Prema Prema Prema.   By the age of 15, she entered the south Indian film scene, acting in Telugu, Malayalam and Tamil movies, including Bhadrachalam, Uthaman and Samuthiram from each industry respectively. In 2003 to 2006, she acted in several movies including Kadal Pookkal where she played a supporting role along side Murali, Manoj, Pratyusha and Uma, Trinetram, Khushi and the hit Malayalam movie Pulijanmam which bagged the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in 2006 where she played the role of Shehnaz opposite the actor Murali. The citation for the movie goes on to describe the movie as “a layered movie using metaphors to address global and local issues of contemporary society.”   She has acted on the silver screen as well, hosting TV shows and acting in serials including Sthree Hrudaya and  Sriman Srimathi.   Her other hits include  Vesham, Rajamanikyam, Pathaaka, Vasthavam, Pakal Nakshatram, Bharya Onnu Makkal moonnu, Rahasaya Police and  Manjadikuru.

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