Malavika was born on 19th July 1979 in Bangalore. Malavika’s original name was Shweta Konnur Menon. She was later called Malavika. She is an actress of various Tamil movies. Fond of acting since childhood, her career started in the year 1999 with the film Unnai Thedi. It was a Tamil film. She played the role Malavika in the picture, and people started recognizing her by this name. The movie was not that hit, but people appreciated her acting and hard work. Sundar C was the director who gave her the break in the industry.

The same year she did various other films as well. These included Anandha Poongatre in which she played the innocent character Divya, Rojavanam in which she played the role of bold Sindhu, Chora Chittha Chora(a Kannada movie), and came in Pooparika Varugirom as Priya. Few were successful, but she was acclaimed by the audience and critics. She was just eighteen when she did all these films. Her face was adorned with beauty, innocence, and simplicity. Even at such a small age, she did amazing work. From 1999, her career continued to gain growth. Back to back, she received many offers.Kannada movie), and came in Pooparika Varugirom as Priya. Few were successful, but she was acclaimed by the audience and critics. She was just eighteen when she did all these films. Her face was adorned with beauty, innocence, and simplicity. Even at such a small age, she did amazing work. From 1999, her career continued to gain growth. Back to back, she received many offers.

The very next year, in 2000, she did a Telugu movie Chala Bagundi. She played the role Veera Venkata Sathya Ganga Bhavani Seetha Mahalakshmi/Seetha. E. V. V. Satyanarayana directed the picture. Her co-actors were Srikanth, Asha Saini, and Vadde Naveen. The film was also made in Kannada. She acted in the Tamil film Kandha Kadamba Kathir Vela, and it was a success. Next was Vetri Kodi Kattu, which was a movie of Tamil origin and Kannada. She acted in the Tamil film Kandha Kadamba Kathir Vela, and it was a success. Next was Vetri Kodi Kattu, which was a movie of Tamil origin and Malavika played a role of Amudha in it. The picture received applause and appreciation. The year ended with the film Seenu.

She had acted in various Tamil, Telugu, Kannada movies and then went into the Malayalam film industry as well. In the year 2002, she performed in the Malayalam picture Phantom Pailey. It was directed by Biju Varkey and produced by Dr. Sudhakarn Nair. Mammootty, Innocent, Bindu Pannikar, Monica, Jose Prakash were her co-stars. Priyanesthama was also released in the year 2002. In 2003, she acted in Hindi film Darna Mana Hai and C U at nine in the year 2005. She played a double role in it of Kim and Juliet. In 2007, she married Sumesh Kannada movies and then went into the Malayalam film industry as well. In the year 2002, she performed in the Malayalam picture Phantom Pailey. It was directed by Biju Varkey and produced by Dr. Sudhakarn Nair. Mammootty, Innocent, Bindu Pannikar, Monica, Jose Prakash were her co-stars. Priyanesthama was also released in the year 2002. In 2003, she acted in Hindi film Darna Mana Hai and C U at nine in the year 2005. She played a double role in it of Kim and Juliet. In 2007, she married Sumesh Menon. She also did various guest appearances and continued to do them.

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Malavika was born as Shweta Konnur in Bangalore. She did her graduation (B.Com) at Symbiosis College. She is a famous Actress and Model in the Tamil industry. Shweta is famous in the industry with her name Malavika. She married industrialist Sumesh Menon, brother of tarot card reader Sunita Menon in February 2007. The couple has two children named Arav and Anya. Shweta has numerous films in South to her credit. Shweta was introduced to films in the year 1999.

She made her debut with the Tamil movie Unnai Thedi. She was the lead cast opposite Ajith Kumar. The chemistry between the two was so much praised that the duo enacted in the movie Anandha Poongatre. Here Shweta played the character of Divya. The film received two Tamil Nadu State Awards- one for best dialogue writing and the other for a Best film portraying a woman in good light. In the movie Roojavam she played Sindhu and in Pooparika Varugirom she played the character Priya. She also enacted in a Kannada movie named Chora Chitta Chora, the same year. In the very first assignment of her career, she paved the way towards stardom. Meanwhile, she continued with modeling too. In the year 2000, she started with a Telegu movie Chala Bagundi where she essayed the character of Seetha.

It was followed by three back to back Tamil movies- Kandha Kadamba Kathir Vela, Vetri Kodi Kattu, and Seenu. Shweta made her place at a very young age. Her movies were a success and she was appreciated for her confident and sensuous roles. In the following year, she did three Telugu assignments- Deevinchandi, Subhakaraym, and Navvuthu Bathakalira. Gradually she made fame in all three domains of South industry. She essayed the role of Nivedha Mahadevan in the movie Lovely (2001). In 2004 she also acted in a Malayalam movie Pakal Nakshatrangal. Some of the notable films of her career are Chandramukhi (2005), Karutha Pakshikal (2006) and Naina (2005).

Shweta has also performed well in Hindi movies. Some of her Hindi movies are Ram Gopal Verma’s Darna Mana Hai. Also movies like Naina and C U @ 9. She was all over the news due to her bold role in the movie CU @ 9 opposite an Italian Actor. She gave her career a break after she got married. She made cameo roles and a guest appearance in the Tamil movies. She was recently spotted at the Indian Sensation @ 2014 Press meet.

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