Revathi is a popular south Indian actress, who has appeared in Hindi films too. Born as Asha Kutty, she changed her name to Revathi, for the stage. Right from the beginning of her career, she did not lose her popularity, because of her excellent performances.
, directed by Bharathi Raja is her first movie. Pudhumai Penn was the movie that showed her in a different angle and she was praised for her performance.
is one of her top snatched films and in Aan Pavam she acted as a dumb girl, who lost her voice in an accident. In this film, she paired with Pandiya Rajan and the movie was a super hit. Kai Kodukkum Kai is the only film, she paired Rajini Kanth. She has acted with Kamal Hassan in a number of films, among which Oru Kaidhiyin Diary,
, Thevar Magan and Punnagai Mannan are memorable. In Magalir Mattum, she co-starred with Urvashi and Rohini and the film was a super hit.
It is a comedy movie, which depicts the power of women. Kamal Hassan is the producer of this film and he appears at the end of the film to pair Revathi. Revathi married
, a film director in 1986. They lived together till 2002 and got divorced in 2012. In the same year, Revathi adopted a girl child and named Mahee and lives with her. Apart from acting in films, she acted in serials and appeared on reality shows. She is the first popular actress to act in the TV serial, though she acted as a heroine.
Iravil Oru Pagal
and Penn are the serials she acted in Doordarshan during 1990s. She is the National Award Winner for the Best Supporting Actress in Thevar Magan. She is also a good director and got the National Awards twice for her films Mitr, My Friend and Red Building Where The Sun Sets.
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Revathi is an Indian actress, who was born on July 8th,1966 in Kochi, Kerala. She works mainly in the South Indian film industry. Revathi is a Film Actress, Film Director, Television Actress, Voice Artist, and Social Worker and known for her work in Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Hindi, Telugu and Kannada films. She is a highly successful South Indian film director and actress. Her real name is Asha Kelunni Nair. During the 1980s and 1990s, she featured in many South Indian movies as a leading as well as supporting actress. Till now, Revathi has appeared in over 150 movies and has given some amazing performances. Apart from acting, she is a well-trained Bharatnatyam dancer and has done several stage shows. Although she comes from Kerala, Revathi started her acting career with the Tamil movie Mann Vasanai in 1983. The movie was a silver jubilee hit, and Revathi rewarded with a Filmfare Special Award, South. She then started her Malayalam film career with the movie named Kattathe Kilikoodu in 1983. This movie too hit the gold at the box office and among her biggest hits of the 1980s. She appeared opposite superstar Kamal Hassan in Punnagai Mannan in 1986. The movie was a huge hit and made her one of the most desirable actresses in the Tamil film industry.
Revathi won her first best actress award for her fantastic performance in the Malayalam film Kakkothikavile Appoppan Thaadikal in 1988. Shortly after, she won her Best Actress Award for the Tamil movie industry with the film named Kizhaku Vaasal in 1990. She then won a National Award for the Best Supporting Actress for the Tamil movie Thevar Magan in 1992. Revathi was at the top of her career in the early 1990s. She gave continuous hits and one of her finest performances in Priyadarshan’s Malayalam movie Kilukkamin 1991. She also featured occasionally in Telugu and Kannada films as well. Apart from the regional movies, Revathi acted in some Bollywood movies. She started her Bollywood film career with the Hindi film Love in 1991. She featured opposite
in this film. Although the movie was a flop, her performance was highly appreciated. She appeared in various Bollywood movies, but only some of them praised. Revathi played Alia Bhatt’s mother’s role in 2 States and got an appreciation for her performance in the film.
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Asha Kelunni, also known as Revathi, is an Indian film actress and director. She mainly works in Tamil and Malayalam cinema. Born in Kochi, Kerala on 8 July 1966, the talented actress has an experience of 16 years in the entertainment industry. Her career in films began when she was in school. Revathi took part in a fashion show, and group photos were taken during the show, and a photo was chosen to be the cover of a popular Tamil magazine. This photo happened to be of Revathi. Director Bharatiraja got hold of the famous Tamil magazine and selected her as a heroine in his latest venture. Her first movie was 'Kattathe Kilikoodu,' a Malayalam film directed in 1983. The versatile actress has done movies in various Indian languages like Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, and Tamil. Her debut movie in Tamil was Mann Vasanai (1983), in Telugu it was Manasa Veena (1984), in Kannada it was Idu Saadhya (1989), and in Hindi, it was Love (1991). The multi-skilled actress is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer. She has been involved in it since the age of seven and played her arangetram in 1979.
Born in the family of an Indian army Major, Revathi is considered one of the all-time top actresses in Tamil and South Indian cinema. She is the only South Indian actress of the 80s and 90s to win the Filmfare best actress award in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam. Revathi had a love-bitter marriage. She married director of photography and director Suresh Chand Menon in 1986. However, as a result of differences between them, their marriage fell apart, and they obtained a divorce on April 23, 2013. Revathy was one of the most successful leading actresses of Tollywood cinema. She has won many prestigious awards. For the movie ‘Thevar Magan,’ a Tamil film released in 1992, she won the National Award for Best Supporting Actress. She was awarded the best actress in 1990 for the film, 'Kizhakku Vasal.’ She is known for her performance in movies like '
,' 'Kilukkam,' and Devasuram.’ She was last seen in her latest movie, '
The elegant and stunning actress is a mother to a seven-year-old girl named Mahee, born from in vitro fertilization. The multifaceted actress has performed in almost ninety-eight films as a leading, supporting actress and has entertained her fans with the highest-grossing movies. Her hard work and determination have made her stand out from the actresses of her time. Revathi is loved by her fans in all her movies. Her infectious smile and her loving personality are adored and admired in all the film industries. Revathi is a gem of an artist, her personality and her work speak for themselves