Shanmuga Sundari is an Indian actress, who had worked in Tamil Cinema from 1962 to 2003. Shanmuga Sundari was born in the year 1937. Shanmuga Sundari's elder daughter named T K Kala has also acted in movies. Neela, Mala, Meena, and Selvi are the names of her other daughters. Shanmuga Sundari began her acting at the age of five by performing in Stages. Shanmuga Sundari had acted in more than 750 films over 45 years and had also worked as a dubbing artist.
Shanmuga Sundari acted in many Tamil films in supporting roles with veteran stars like MGR,
. Vadivukku Valai Kappu, Kannan En Kaadhalan, Thillana Mohanambal, Adimai Penn, and Kurathi Magan are the few films to be named. Shanmuga Sundari was popularly known for her comedy performances with Goundamani and Vadivelu as their mother and mother-in-law. Her notable movies with Vadivelu are Middle Class Madhavan and Kaalam Maari Pochu. Shanmuga Sundari had also acted in the 90s kids' favorite serials
, Kolangal, and Agalya. She had won Kalaimamani Award for her performances from Tamil Nadu Government. She died due to health issues on May 1, 2012