Actress Radha was born as a Malayali, but is mainly seen in Tamil films. Her birth place is Trivandrum, Kerala. She was introduced by veteran director, Bharathi Raja, in his film, Alaigal Oivadhillai. This film has one more popular debutant,
Karthik Muthuraman. Both these debutantes had a great time in their career; earned more name and fame by their excellent performances. Radha’s performance in
Mudhal Mariyadhai, the Bharathi Raja film, was awesome. If she had dubbed for herself, she might have gotten the National Award. But Radha got the Filmfare Award for Best Actress, for the film, Mudhal Mariyadhai. She also acted in Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi films. She was the top heroine in the 1980s and 1990s. For more than a decade, she ruled the Tamil cinema.
After marriage, Radha settled down with her family in Mumbai. Her daughters, Karthika and Thulasi, have entered the film industry following the successful footsteps of their mother. Karthika was introduced in ‘Kho’, alongside Jiiva and Thulasi, which got her an introduction through Kadal along with
Gautham Karthik. Radha is now a popular TV personality. She is now appearing as a judge in reality shows and cheers the budding artists. Jodi No.1 is the reality dance show in Vijay TV, which Radha appears as a judge. Apart from her success in the film career, Radha gradually tastes her victory in the television industry too.
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Radha is one of the most popular actresses of her age. She landed on earth on June 3rd, 1965. She is known to be of 50 years of age now. She is admired for her acting skills and her divine beauty. She was born in a village called Kallara, located in Trivandrum, which is located in Kerala. She is known to have been happily married to Rajashekaran Nair, who is a businessman and runs a hotel. She started her journey in the film career in her early teens. When she was 17 she did a Telugu movie called "
Josh", that was released in 2009. She is one among those ladies of her age who boldly came forward to choose a career in acting and make a difference in the society. Her family consists of three of her children namely Vignesh, Karthika and Thulasi. She is the daughter of a very humble person, Kunjan Nair.
She was introduced to the film industry without any influence or any shortcut, but it is known that she also pulled her sister towards the acting career and make the platform a heavy blockbuster. She had also acted with her sister as a co-actress and even received an award for the acting, as well as for the movie. Radha is the stage name which was given to her as an appreciation for her role played. Everyone calls her Radha, and she is inseparable from that name, which is close to her fans. She got that name as a depiction of her character in "Bharatiraja". Her actual name is Udaya Chandrika Nair. Being a Keralite, she acted in many Malayalam movies. Even many Tamil, Kannada and Telugu movies fall in the list. She is a versatile actress. She had a shower of appreciation when she agreed to the movie called "
Tik Tik Tik", in which she paired up with Kamal Hassan.
After this movie, her position in the industry took a turn for the good. She is also known to have worked with almost all the major heroes of the Telugu industry like Chiranjeevi, NTR, Krishna, Balakrishna, etc. She was not only part of glamorous roles, but she also was a part of many stunt and adventure sequences in a Kannada movie called "Ranachandi". She was the most opted actress to act in many consecutive movies, which made her receive the "Best Actress" for her acting in the movie called "
Mudhal Mariyathai". She not only is known to be an actress, but also owns a studio that adds to her assets. Furthermore, she owns a chain of restaurants in Mumbai, since her husband is a businessperson. She is the most respected multilingual actress.