Rajya lakshmi is a very famous South Indian Actress born on 18 December 1964. She was born in Tenali, Andhra Pradesh. She started as an actor in small plays along with her mother. When she was 15 years old, she was selected to play the female lead in the blockbuster hit movie, ‘Shankarabharanam’ in which she was paired to
. The success of the movie also made her a household name and many people started referring the movie’s name to her’s and it had almost become her surname. Though she acted in several movies later, this particular movie had set a landmark in her career.
She also mentions that NTR had once complimented her on her acting skills and her looks in the movie which meant a lot to her. She has acted in all the South Indian languages i.e, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil and Malayalam. Due to this, she had the big opportunity of working with many leading actors such as N.T.Ramarao, Nageshwara Rao, Rajinikanth, Balakrishna, Mohanlal, Jitendra, Vishnuvardhan, Mammooty, Dilip, etc. She has acted in more than 250 movies in her career.
In the year 1990, she got married to Ramesh Krisnan and went to Singapore where she stayed for almost 15 years. She came back to Chennai in 2005 and the couple have two children named Rohit Krishnan and Rahul Krishnan. She made a comeback in Telugu and Tamil movies. She is happy to be doing the roles that she is being offered now. However, she feels that the roles in these days are not very powerful and noticeable. Also, she feels that the importance in the movies made in this generation is only focused on the hero and the heroine of the film and not on the other actors which are also important for the movie. She is interested in doing a powerful role in a movie to display her talent and acting skills and is awaiting such a role for herself.
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Rajyalakshmi is an Indian film actress who works primarily in Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu and Tamil industry. She had been a noted lead actress during the 1980s. Now, she has also started doing serials and game shows. Rajyalaksmi was born on 18th December, 1964 in Tenali, Andhra Pradesh. From young age itself, she and her mother used to act in small plays. At the age of fifteen, she got her first offer to act in a Telugu movie Sankarabharanam playing the character of Sarada. She was married to Ramesh Krishnan in 1990, and they together have two children named Rahul Ramesh and Rohit Ramesh. Presently, she is residing in Chennai with her family. Rajyalakshmi started her career as a child artist with a Tamil film Kanimuthu Paappa in 1972. Next, she was seen acting in Koodi Balidaare Swarga Sukha in 1979.
Koodi Balidaare Swarga Sukha was her debut Kannada film. Next, she was featured in Sujatha and Sankarabharanam in 1980. She was critically acclaimed for her role as a lead actress in Sankarabharanam alongside Chandra Mohan. Her success in this Telugu picture led her to act with several noted actors of the south industry such as Rajnikanth, Nageswara Rao, Balakrishna, Shankar, Mammootty, Mohanlal, Jitendra and Vishnu Vardhan. The films Rajyalakshmi has worked in tamil cinema are Kodeeswaran Magal,
, Archanai Pookal, Garuda Saukiyama, Nalanthana, Imaigal, Kai Kodukkum Kai, Sanga Natham, Then Koodu, Meendum Pallavi, Anandha Kanneer, Thaaiku Oru Thaalattu, Shankar Guru, Soora Samhaaram, Kaadhal Geetham, Dravidan, and others.
Her Malayalam works include Thrishna, Ahimsa, Chess,
, Superstar, Ithente Neethi, Ankam, Vannu Kandu Keezhadakki, Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha, etc. She has done few Kannada films also which are Sahasa Simha, Indina Bharatha, Thayi Thande, Koodi Balidaare Swarga Sukha, Usha and Manavararu. In 2007, she began working on the small screen too and since then has done various television serials and shows. Some of them are Megala, Kanmaneeya, Pilai Nila, Deivamagal, and Azhagu telecasted on Sun Tv, Pirivom Santhippom 1, Pirivom Santhippom 2, and
aired on Vijay TV. She has also acted in
Paartha Gnabagam Illayo
of Kalaignar TV and Amma aired on Gemini TV.
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Sankarabharanam Rajya Lakshmi is an Indian Film and Television Actress. She works in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam Film Industries. She also worked in Tamil and Telugu TV Industries. Rajyalakshmi was born on the 18th of December in the year 1964. She was born in Tenali, Andhra Pradesh. Her actual name is Rajya Lakshmi Chandu. Her mother was an actress who acts in a few plays. Rajya Lakshmi started acting in a theatre troupe along with her mother. When she was fifteen-years-old she got a chance to portray the role of Sarada in the film Sankarabharanam. She became very famous after the film and is known as Sankarabharanam Rajya Lakshmi from then onwards.
She is married to K. Ramesh Krishnan. They have two sons whose names are Rohit Krishnan and Rahul Krishnan. Rajya Lakshmi made her debut as an actress with the Tamil film Sankarabharanam (1980). K. V. Vishwanath was the director of this film. The story of the film revolves around Sankara Shastri, a famous classical singer. Tulsi, a prostitute’s daughter, is a big fan of him. She wants to be at his service, but her mother wants her to turn into a prostitute. K. V. Mahadevan is the music director of this melodious hit. The film has
, J. V. Somayajulu, Chandra Mohan, Allu Rama Lingiah, and
in the main roles.
The film is a bilingual in Tamil and Telugu languages. She later worked in the Tamil movies such as Archanal Pookal (1982), Sanga Natham (1984), Dravidan (1989), Dreams (2004), Kaala Koothu (2018), and many more. She also worked in Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam films such as Ahmisa (1982), Ankam (1983), Police Diary (1992), Justice Chowdary (1982), Adhurs (2010), Indina Bharatha (1984), and many more. She worked in more than 100 films totally in the South Indian Film Industry. Rajya Lakshmi made her Television debut with the Tamil show Megala (2007-2010) on Sun TV. She later appeared in many other shows like Pilai Nila (2012-2014) on Sun TV, Amma (2014), and many more TV serials in both Tamil and Telugu TV industries. "