Sivaranjani is veteran, talented and very popular face of the Tamil film and television industry. She is also popularly known by her another screen name Ooha. Born and brought up in Chennai, she belonged to a middle class traditional Tamil family and started actively participating in theatre plays since her college days. Sivaranjani is also an acclaimed and trained classical dancer. She made her debut in acting on the silver screen with the Tamil movie – Mr. Karthik. Sivaranjani then went on to appear in many critically acclaimed and commercially successful Tamil movies such as- Thalavasal, David Uncle, Thaalattu, Rasa Magan, Sahasam, Ooha, etc. Siva Ranjani also starred as a leading lady in many Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada films also. In the late 90’s, actress Sivaranjani got married to popular film personality
and together they had 3 children- 2 sons Rohan and Roshan and a daughter Medha. After a sabbatical from the film Industry for almost of 10 /ten years, actress Sivaranjani decided to make her comeback in the entertainment industry and surprisingly, this time she chose a Tamil television serial Maa as her comeback vehicle. In this serial she was offered a strong and pivotal character role which she gladly accepted. The story of Maa revolved around the search of a little girl for her true parents and true identity. Sivaranjani won many Tamil telly awards and accolades for her acting skills in Maa.