Pentapadu Pushpavalli, popularly known as Pushpavalli, was a Telugu and Tamil film actress. Pushpavalli was born in Tadepalligudem, West Godavari District and died in 1991. She never married Gemini Ganesan Born in 1920, Gemini Ganesan, originally known as >> Read More... Gemini Ganesan but had two daughters with him.

The eldest one is Bollywood diva, Rekha and younger one is Radha Usman Syed, who is a doctor. She has acted with Ganesan in many films as his heroine. Pushpavalli made her debut with Sampoorna Ramayana (1936).

She is an actress known for movies like Choodamani, Vara Vikrayam, Mohini Bhasmasura and Satyabhama, a Telugu movie. Apart from these, her work includes the lead role she played in Miss Malini (1947) whose story was adapted from Mr. Sampath, an R.K. Narayan’s novel.