Janaki Sabesh is renowned for playing mother roles to various top actors. Her main area of interest is Tamil and Telugu films. 

Hailing from a Palghat Iyer family, Janaki pursued her schooling in New Delhi Click to look into! >> Read More... . Later she went on to do her degree in political science, and post graduation in Mass Communication. Janaki’s father opposed her into entering the film industry and she was told to test waters in films only after being wedded. During the year 1991, at her colleged days, Janaki worked in Rajiv Gandhi’s documentary along with Simi Garewal Simi Garewal, popularly known as "The Lady in >> Read More... . Then she got wedded. Later she did various roles, including working in ads on TV's, anchoring shows, associating with inspirational lectures, and dubbing. Her debut film was the Tamil flick Minsara Kanavu, during the year 1997. Here she enacted the role of a nun. She also worked in the 1998 flick Jeans as Aishwarya Rai’s mother. She has over 25 films to her credit.

Janaki Sabesh has a charm in her, which attracts her to the audience. Janaki feels that beauty depends on your mind. She is at ease donning the role of a mother in her film career. She thinks that she is lucky to tickle the humorous bones of the audience. Janaki considers acting as a passion rather than a full-fledged job. Having imbibed knowledge about the nuances of film making, Janaki empathizes with the dedication of prominent actors. In fact, she feels that she can learn a lot from experienced actors. Janaki is best remembered for her role in Gilli and even now people call her as Gilli amma. Besides acting, Janaki is also the Regional Head of Marketing department for a company. Janaki feels that she is fortunate to have an understanding family. Janaki has done only few movies, but she is indeed occupied with travelling and various other works.
Heera Rajagopal Tamil Actress

Heera Rajagopal

Heera is a popular Indian actress who was active from 1991-1999. She has worked in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi. Born on December 29, 1971, in Chennai, she has chiselled features which were her strength. She has graduation in Psychology from WCC, Chennai. Heera made her entry into film industry with the Tamil flick Idhayam, opposite Murali. The flick was a great success not only in Tamil but also in Telugu. She worked in a Bollywood flick Amaanat (1994) sharing screenspace with Sanjay Dutt. Nirnayam is her debut Malayalam flick, in which she shared screenspace with Mohanlal. She acted in noteworthy films of Kamal Haasan, Mammootty, Mohanlal, Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Ravichandran, Ajith Kumar, Balakrishna etc. She aided Ajith Kumar during his initial days of film career. Though she had the required glamour quotient to survive in the industry she didn’t sustain. Heera was reputed for her commercials in 1990s. She gave good performances in Idhayam (1991), Thiruda Thiruda (1993), The Gentleman (1994),and Nirnayam (1995). Heera did the role of Manisha Koirala in the bilingual Criminal. Two of Heera’s films Sathi Leelavathi and Kadhal Kottai were remade in Hindi, and incidentally Sushmita Sen reprised her role in both the versions. Heera was seen in a cameo appearance in the Bollywood flick Mr. Bechara, starring Sridevi and Anil Kapoor. Heera had worked with Saratkumar in several movies. Heera, never in her wildest dreams, thought that she would become an actress. At the beginning of her career Heera was asked to work as the double of Tina Munim, which she refused. She was rejecting many offers until Idayam happened. Heera entered into wedlock in 2002 to a businessman named Pushkar Yadav but they got separated in 2006. Heera is a very private person. Though she quit films, she has a great purpose in life. Heera quit film industry out of her own choice.


Janani Iyer

With her beautiful eyes and charismatic onscreen presence Janani Iyer is indeed a future promise of Southern film industry. Born on March 31, 1989 in Chennai, she did her schooling also in the same city. Later she pursued a Computer Science course in an Engineering Institution. During this juncture she got into modeling thinking it would be helpful with her studies.    In order to earn more she performed in several advertisements in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. She has over 150 TV advertisements to her credit. She did advertisements for money but was mainly interested in acting; she even confessed her love for acting once. Janani did a couple of films, Thiru Thiru and Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa while she was a busy model. The roles were small in these movies but she was noticed for her unique performance.    Tamil director A. L. Vijay introduced Janani to director Bala and eventually the latter called her for audition, and Janani came out in flying colors. This is how she got her offer in Avan Evan and that film proved to be box office success. Thegidi, Kazhugu and Paagan are some of the other Tamil films that Janani acted. Thegidi was well received both critically and commercially.    Later she experimented with Malayalam film industry. Janani Iyer gradually entered into Malayalam films and managed to get some acting assignments during 2013. She debuted in Malayalam film industry with ‘3 Dots’. She shared screen space with Kunchacko Boban, Biju Menon, Prathap K Pothan and Narain in this film. The film was a big box office success. Her success in Malayalam film industry provided her with four assignments there. The nickname of Janani Iyer is Jaanu. Janani,who is a Tamilian, does not dub for her voice and that is an strength for her. Her childlike face is also an added strength. In 2014, Janani played an important role in the critically and box-office acclaimed film, Thegidi. She then appeared in few more Malayalam films like 7th Day, Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal, Koothara, Ithu Thaanda Police, and Ma Chu Ka. She later returned in Kollywood in appeared in films like Adhe Kangal, Mupparimanam, Balloon, Vidhi Madhi Ultaa, and she’s currently filming the upcoming romantic comedy film, Thollaikatchi, alongside Ashwin Kakumanu in lead roles. Just a few days ago, Janani joined the second edition of the Bigg Boss Tamil and has become the house captain in Week 1.

Janani Iyer Tamil Actress