Actress Sethulakshmi is a wonder happening in Mollywood. This actress achieved fame at the age of seventy, which is a very rare happening in Indian cinema. She was a popular theater artist, and she made a foray into films because of her son’s illness. Her husband, Arjunan, is a make-up artist, and she is currently surviving with her four children. Her one son and three daughters were also part of the theater. While two daughters left theater work after they got married, her son, Kishore and another daughter, Lakshmi are still active in the theater industry. His son was ailing with a kidney problem, and therefore, she decided to act in movies only for ailing her son Kishore, who was a mimicry artist in Malayalam movies. However, that is not all that was done by actress Sethulakshmi.

She made her debut in Mollywood with TV serial ‘Suryodayam’, which was aired on Doordarshan in 2006. The serial was directed by Balanchandra Menon. After she had been spotted in the serial, she got the offer to act in movies. She then went to act in movies like ‘Rasatanthram’(2006), ’Vinodayathra’ (2007), and ‘ Bhagyadevatha’ (2009), which was directed by veteran director, Sathyan Anthikad. However, these films did no wonder to her career. She only came to the spotlight with a movie named ‘ Left Right Left’ and also with K.G.George’s movie ‘Ee Kanni Koodi’.

However, it is for her role in M. Renjith’s ‘Left Right Left’ (2013) that she created a craze for a screen-mother role in the mind of the audience. She played the role of the mother of actor Indrajith in this movie. She then acted in another movie called, ‘How Old Are You,' which is a 2014 Malayalam drama and was regarded as Manju Warrier's comeback movie. Manju was acting in a film after a 14-year sabbatical. The film flopped, but her acting went noticed. This film was a remake of Jyothika’s starrer ‘36 Vayadhanile’. Her latest release was ‘ Utopiayile Rajavu’, which had Mammootty and Jewel Mary in the lead roles. It is told that she faced a lot of opposition from her family to become a stage actor.

Nevertheless, she faced those situations in life with strong conviction and was able to establish herself as an actress at the age of 70, when film artists leave the cinema. She received Kerala’s State Film Award for best-supporting actress for the year 2014.

Premi Viswanath Malayalam Actress

Premi Viswanath

Premi Viswanath is a TV actress, a host, a model and even an amateur photographer. She is currently presenting a TV show "Kuttikalavara" in Flowers channel. She also has bagged a meaningful role for a TV serial "Moonumani” which is being telecast now in Flowers channel by Sreekantan Nair. The actress rose to fame and popularity with her role in 'Karuthamuthu’ which was aired on Asianet Channel. This actress made headlines in newspaper and magazines for the portrayal of a dark skin look character in the serial. Her dark skin color made her popular as the black beauty of Kerala. is a TV actress, a host, a model and even an amateur photographer. She is currently presenting a TV show "Kuttikalavara" in Flowers channel. She also has bagged a meaningful role for a TV serial "Moonumani” which is being telecast now in Flowers channel by Sreekantan Nair. The actress rose to fame and popularity with her role in 'Karuthamuthu’ which was aired on Asianet Channel. This actress made headlines in newspaper and magazines for the portrayal of a dark skin look character in the serial. Her dark skin color made her popular as the black beauty of Kerala. She played the role of role of Karthika in popular serial "Karuthamuthu". Later, she quit the serial putting blame on Praveen Kadakkavoor, the director of Karuthamuthu that her role became invisible in latest episodes, and she had not much to perform in the serial. Her launch in the serial ‘Karuthamuthu’ was with huge fanfare and it is said that she bagged a contract for this serial at Rs 1,500 per day. As per the contract, she had to work for 15 days in a month for the show. While there was a war of words between her and Praveen Kadakkavoor on her exit from the show, the director claimed that she was not supposed to move to a rival channel. Hence, it was Asianet’s channel decision to make her exit. However, whatever may be the war of words between the actress and Asianet channel, the actress had donned the garb of an anchor for Flower Channel, and she is busy now with her new assignments. The actress went into the skin of the character of ‘Karthika’ and was very much appreciated by the audience. ‘Kuttikalavara’ is a new reality show for kids in night 8.30 pm in Flower Channel. This actress looks a promising star in Malayalam TV screen.

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Sreejaya Nair

Actress Sreejaya Nair is a popular Malayalam film and T.V. Actress.  She is also a competent performer in classical dance. Later, she became a choreographer and even a teacher in classical dance. She has her own dance institution - Sreejaya's School Of Classical Dance, at Bangalore, which is functioning since 2004. She is also trained in Mohiniattam and Kuchipudi. In Chennai, she had followed the Kalakshethra style and is well versed in the Kalamandalam and Kalakshethra styles of Bharatnatyam. She also tried to get into Malayalam films, and she has been successful in acting in quite some movies with leading superstars of Malayalam cinema like Mammootty, Mohanlal, Suresh Gopi, Jayaram, etc. Later she opted for her break even in TV serials.  In between May 2011 and March 2012, Sreejaya took a sabbatical from her role as a dancer in India and had moved to Canada to set up an Indian classical dance institution. Later, she came back to Bangalore and put her efforts into running a school in Bangalore. In October 2012, she appeared in a Malayalam TV Serial ”Ayirathil Oruval” which was telecast in Mazhavil Manorama TV Channel. The serial was directed by Shyju Sukesh. In 2013, Sreejaya Nair received the best actress award for her performance in the above serial.  Sreejaya has performed in classical dance program in many cities in the south and even had performed at events that are held outside India. For this actress, dance and acting are her passion and she would continue to live on this tradition for long. This actress has performed in many stage programs for both cinematic and classical performances too.

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Sreejaya Nair  Malayalam Actress