This time we feature an actress who has grown beyond all industries she has worked with! 12 classic photos of South Indian actress Sumalatha is featured in this gallery. As you all know, Suma has stopped acting in films after getting married to Ambarish. She now splits her time in social activities and being a home maker.
Sumalatha is a well known name in the film industry as she is an actress who has acted in more than 200 films in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada Malayalam and Hindi. Born in the year 1963, she started her acting career in the year 1978. The actor was born in Chennai but eventually started acting in Malayalam movies. She started acting in films when she was just 15 after winning a beauty contest conducted in Andhra Pradesh in the year 1979. Her debut movie was a Kannada one titled “Ravichandra” in which her co star was Dr. Rajkumar. After her debut movie she took forward her acting career by acting in many Tamil, Kannada and Telugu films. She was superstar Rajnikanth’s second choice of heroine after Rati Agnihotri.
Sumalatha has acted in Telugu films along with Cheeranjeevi. Some of her memorable Malayalam is“Thazhvaram, Isabella, Nirakkoottu, Thoovanathumbikal, Parampara andNew Delhi. Apart from that she has acted in Kannada films of which a few are “Ahuti, Krna, Tayi Kanasu etc. She won the award for best actress for her film Shrutilayalu in the year1987. Actress Sumalatah is a close friend of Suhasini Maniratnam who was her costar in a Telugu movie. Their friendship and bonding was so much that once director Reddy noticed Suhasini combing Sumalatha’s long hair inside train on their way to the film set he was impressed by hat scene so much that he added that piece to his film.
She has acted in more than 200 films and has given remarkable performances. The actress apart from being famous in south has also done films in bollywood. She has also acted with her husband Ambareesh whom she married in the year 1991 in films like Ahuti, Avatara, and Sri Manjunatha which won national award. She met Ambareesh in the sets of a film and fell for him. They have a son named Abhishek. Sumalatha was always a very quite girl and it was Ambreesh who taught her to be bold and made her more social.
She is renowned for her acting and has got huge fan following. Though she acted majorly in south Indian languages she also gave a try in Hindi films. She too unlike any other actor today did not dream of becoming a great acting star. It was the contest that helped her get into films and acting. Today she is happy with her career and is still active in films. Actress Sumalatha has won the hearts of many directors through her acting and still there are many people who watch her initial films. Her acting has not changed in all these years and even today she is as graceful as she was 10 years back. She gained major popularity only In Kannada and Malayalam movies because she acted her maximum in those two languages.
If you want to watch the actress very soon in another flick, then just wait and watch. Hope she signs another film and hits the silver screen with her rocking and mesmerizing performance.
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