Actress Kutty Padmini was a child artist in black and white era, who had enacted with top artists in the industry. In ‘Kuzhandhaiyum Deivamum’ she had played the twin character with the right mix of mischief and innocence. By the time, she got offers in ‘Kaathiruntha Kanngal’ and ‘Paasamalar’ and acted as junior Savitri, she was a changed kid-star. She had developed confidence, panache, and even a sense of ease in talking to people. It showed on-screen too. She was absolutely mesmerizing in those two films. 

She got her first break as a child artistes when she was just three-year old. Her first film was ‘ Bhagyalakshmi Bhagyalakshmi is a serial telecasted every Monday >> Read More... ’. She is the one of the best child actress- ever- even Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan is the most versatile actor that Indi >> Read More... has co-starred with Kutty Padmini in memorable films throughout 1960s. She was one among the child artists, who had worked with all leading stars like Jai Shankar, Gemini Ganesan Born in 1920, Gemini Ganesan, originally known as >> Read More... , Sivaji Ganesan The Honorable Mr. Ganesan was the second son in hi >> Read More... , Savitri and K R Vijaya. In her time, she was perfect in song sequences, comic timing and emotional scenes. When Sridhar had cast her in ‘Nenjil Oru Aaalayam’, she achieved so much stardom and popularity in South that when the same film was re-made in Hindi as ‘’Dil Ek Mandir’’, she got a chance to act with Meena Kumari Meena Kumari is a popular TV and film actress. She >> Read More... even.

She was the last child of the couple Srinivasa Chakravarthy – Radha Bhai. The couple had two sons and two more daughters. Her mother too had acted in a few films. 

She excelled as a child artiste. As long as people remember Tamil movies Kutty Padmini’s name is bound to stand out as someone who made a significant contribution to Kollywood. 

Among all her movies as an adult artiste, she was seen as supporting actress in most of Visu’s films. Her popularity as supporting actress in films like ‘’Avargal’’ and ‘’ Aval Appadithan Click to look into! >> Read More... ’’ (Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan) and in’’ Kan Simitturm Neram’’ which was a debut for actor Sarath Kumar Actor Sarath Kumar made a headline in Kollywood by >> Read More... , became highly popular. She was supporting actress in Tamil cinema till 80’s. Later on, she moved to the small screen. She is currently producing and directing ‘Romapuri Pandiyan’ a historical serial telecasted in a popular Tamil TV channel. She is also a creative director of a TV serial on Hindu saint Ramanujar that was penned by Kalaignar Karunanidhi.

Kutty Padmini received the Lifetime Achievement award in the South Indian Cinematographers Association (SICA) Awards 2015.
Krithi Shetty Tamil Actress

Krithi Shetty

Kriti Shetty, made her debut in Tamil film with ‘’Azhagarsamiyin Kuthirai’’ as Advaitha and became famous with her name Advaitha in film circles, she also preferred to keep her screen name as Adavaitha, but later on, she changed her mind and decided to revert her own name Krithi Shetty in her future films that went under-production since 2013. This actress is a skilled dancer. When she was performing a dance, a theater director noticed this dancer’s talent and had urged to take up acting seriously and become a trained actress. The director advices her to join the Samasthi Sunday School of drama where she got a diploma and performed in a play title Preethi. Later, she performed in another role in “Sadarame” which was shown all over Karnataka. The play was a huge success which allowed her to collaborate for a film with director Sunil Kumar Desai for a lead role in Kannada flick ‘Sarigama’. That is how she got her first break in cinema and she got roles in Tamil cinema as well. Her recent film Maanga has been released and had received a mixed response at the box office. She also has teamed up earlier with Uday in a film titled ‘Snehavin Kadhalargal’. When the actress got offers for lead role ‘Azhagarsamiyin Kuthirai’ by Suseenthiran and ‘Kondaan Koduthan’ by G Rajendran, she was a bit hesitant to accept the offers as she did not know the language and she was even totally a new comer too. This pretty actress has now innumerable offers in Kannada film industry. She will be seen in ‘Dhalapathi’ and ‘Sriman Narayana’ as the female lead. In addition, she has four films that are at different stages of production. These films are’ Sakkathagavne’, ‘Minchagi Nee Baralu’, ‘Na Mechchida Huduga’, which will release next year.

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Laila Mehdin

Laila Mehdin is an Indian actress who entered the industry in the year 1996 with the movie” Dushman Duniya Ka” in Hindi. Next, she acted in three Telugu movies and finally became a successful Tamil film star. This Goan beauty stole the hearts of many with her dimples! They are so deep that they even appear when she talks or giggles. After putting in countless years of training and practice on ballet dance, she ultimately began to search a career in cinema. It was indeed a pity that she never used her ballet background in the world of cinema as she did not get chance to do so. She also mentioned having learnt ballet dance in Royal Academy of Dancing in London. Her charm and charisma, including her "next-door girl" image created a phenomenon in Kollywood. She ventured into films with Tamil film ‘Kallalaga’, the film turned out to be a commercial failure. But she was noticed by film producers and was cast in innumerable Tamil films. Her innocent smile made people crazy. In ‘Pithamagan’, she won the Filmfare best actress award. The film was a path-breaking trend-setting film and she was considered as a successful new comer and many felt that she's here to stay in Kollywood. She appeared in many critically acclaimed films such as Dhil, Nanda, Unnai which re-defined her position as the leading lady of the 2000’s. She was praised for her look and acting in these films. She had acted films with Vikram, Ajit and Prashant. Her role in ‘Ullam Ketkumae’ won her praises from masses even and she became a successful actress in Kollywood. In 2006, she tied her knot with an Irani businessman (Mehdin). She dated him for 8 years before marriage. Now she is blessed with two sons. She claims that she has no intention of returning to films in the near future. After ruling the silver screen for 10 long years, she retired from acting and wants to lead a life of domestic bliss.

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Laila Mehdin Tamil Actress