Rachitha Mahalakshmi

Other names of Rachitha Mahalakshmi: Rachitha Mahalakshmi, Meenakshi, Rachitha Rachu

Meenakshi is a popular, talented and young Tamil television actress who is also seen acting in a few small character roles in Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada movies alongside her television appearances and ad commercials. Meenakshi is popularly by her full name, i.e., Thanga Meenakshi. She is also known popularly by the name Rachitha, which she uses as her official name. Her original family name is Mahalakshmi, but she appears on Tamil Tele serials with the name of Thanga Meenakshi.

Meenakshi was born to Tamil parents, settled in Bangalore, Karnataka in the late 80’s. She did her schooling and college from Bangalore and graduated with Master’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. She first started out her career as a VJ in Kannada television channel and later made her debut in Kannada movies, Kannada serials and gradually shifted her base to the Tamil film and television industry. Meenakshi has acted in several Tamil movies in numerous supporting character roles but what earned her fame and made her a Tamil household name is through her strong acting skills showcased in the Tamil Television serials.

Till date, she has acted in four Tamil Tele serials. Those serials are mainly typical daily drama and saas-bahu type of daily Tele soaps. The serials in which Meenakshi rendered her acting skills are- Pirivom Santhippom, Ilavarasi, Masala Kudumbam and the most famous being Saravanan Meenatchi for which she won many telly awards down the south as well as accolades and appreciation. In this serial, Meenakshi essayed the role of Meenatchi – the main female protagonist who falls in love with an NRI boy and gets engaged to him against her family’s will.

In her real life, Meenakshi recently got married to Chennai-based producer Dinesh Gopalswamy.

Madhumila

Madhumila is a talented Tamil actress who plays on television and in movies. She is a model and anchor too. Madhumila has been a part of over a dozen movies and serials. She is an aspiring actress who has worked along with many great actors. She has many good films to her credit. She originally belongs to Sri Lanka. She was born in Jaffna and she is called ‘the daughter of Jaffna’. She is presently based in Chennai. She is fondly called Mathu or Mathumila. Madhumila has featured as a model in the starting of her career. Then she began acting as an anchor for a television show. Her debut show on the small screen was ‘Makkal’ in 2012. It is a popular Tamil channel. This job gave impetus to her career and she started getting offers to act in serials. She played Lakshmi in the serial ‘Office’. The show was a hit. This two-year long daily soap gave Madhu recognition. She was called as Lakshmi, her character’s name, by the common people. Her portrayal won her a ‘Vijay Television Award’ in the favorite find category. Madhulika was stepping onto the ladder of success. Her co-star ‘Vijay’ finds their chemistry to be perfect. It is evident that she gets along very well with her co-stars on the sets. She then played Subah in ‘Thayumanavan’. This show by director ‘Kathir’ was aired on Vijay TV. Her next project was when she essayed Ammu for ‘Agni Paravai’. This show is also aired in Malaysia and Singapore. She then featured in the reality show ‘Kitchen Superstar Season 4’ in 2015. Although she was a part of the small screen yet she also aspired to act on the silver screen. She did a cameo in a Tamil film named ‘Varna Vettam’. Her dreams came to fruition when she was offered ‘Poojai’ in 2014. She played Selvi alongside lead actress Shruti Haasan. The film was produced by actor-director ‘Vishal’ who himself played the lead in the picture. It was a success when released in Telegu and now it is also being made in Kannada. In 2015 she played Hansika Motwani’s sister in the film ‘Romeo Juliet’. It was a romantic yet comic film and was received as an average entertainer. Next, she enacted the role of Vinodhini, ‘Radha Ravi’’s Sister in ‘Mapla Singam’. It entertained the audience to a good extent. Presently Madhumila works in the daily soap ‘Acham Thavirr’. This Lankan beauty is busy making her image in the field. She is discovering many distinct projects for herself. She is a great admirer of actor ‘Dhanush’. 

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Madhumila Tamil Actress