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Malavika was born on 19th July 1979 in Bangalore. Malavika’s original name was Shweta Konnur Menon. She was later called Malavika. She is an actress of various Tamil movies. Fond of acting since childhood, her career started in the year 1999 with the film Unnai Thedi. It was a Tamil film. She played the role Malavika in the picture, and people started recognizing her by this name. The movie was not that hit, but people appreciated her acting and hard work. Sundar C was the director who gave her the break in the industry.
The same year she did various other films as well. These included Anandha Poongatre in which she played the innocent character Divya, Rojavanam in which she played the role of bold Sindhu, Chora Chittha Chora(a Kannada movie), and came in Pooparika Varugirom as Priya. Few were successful, but she was acclaimed by the audience and critics. She was just eighteen when she did all these films. Her face was adorned with beauty, innocence, and simplicity. Even at such a small age, she did amazing work. From 1999, her career continued to gain growth. Back to back, she received many offers.Kannada movie), and came in Pooparika Varugirom as Priya. Few were successful, but she was acclaimed by the audience and critics. She was just eighteen when she did all these films. Her face was adorned with beauty, innocence, and simplicity. Even at such a small age, she did amazing work. From 1999, her career continued to gain growth. Back to back, she received many offers.
The very next year, in 2000, she did a Telugu movie Chala Bagundi. She played the role Veera Venkata Sathya Ganga Bhavani Seetha Mahalakshmi/Seetha. E. V. V. Satyanarayana directed the picture. Her co-actors were Srikanth, Asha Saini, and Vadde Naveen. The film was also made in Kannada. She acted in the Tamil film Kandha Kadamba Kathir Vela, and it was a success. Next was Vetri Kodi Kattu, which was a movie of Tamil origin and Kannada. She acted in the Tamil film Kandha Kadamba Kathir Vela, and it was a success. Next was Vetri Kodi Kattu, which was a movie of Tamil origin and Malavika played a role of Amudha in it. The picture received applause and appreciation. The year ended with the film Seenu.
She had acted in various Tamil, Telugu, Kannada movies and then went into the Malayalam film industry as well. In the year 2002, she performed in the Malayalam picture Phantom Pailey. It was directed by Biju Varkey and produced by Dr. Sudhakarn Nair. Mammootty, Innocent, Bindu Pannikar, Monica, Jose Prakash were her co-stars. Priyanesthama was also released in the year 2002. In 2003, she acted in Hindi film Darna Mana Hai and C U at nine in the year 2005. She played a double role in it of Kim and Juliet. In 2007, she married Sumesh Kannada movies and then went into the Malayalam film industry as well. In the year 2002, she performed in the Malayalam picture Phantom Pailey. It was directed by Biju Varkey and produced by Dr. Sudhakarn Nair. Mammootty, Innocent, Bindu Pannikar, Monica, Jose Prakash were her co-stars. Priyanesthama was also released in the year 2002. In 2003, she acted in Hindi film Darna Mana Hai and C U at nine in the year 2005. She played a double role in it of Kim and Juliet. In 2007, she married Sumesh Menon. She also did various guest appearances and continued to do them.
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Malavika was born as Shweta Konnur in Bangalore. She did her graduation (B.Com) at Symbiosis College. She is a famous Actress and Model in the Tamil industry. Shweta is famous in the industry with her name Malavika. She married industrialist Sumesh Menon, brother of tarot card reader Sunita Menon in February 2007. The couple has two children named Arav and Anya. Shweta has numerous films in South to her credit. Shweta was introduced to films in the year 1999.
She made her debut with the Tamil movie Unnai Thedi. She was the lead cast opposite Ajith Kumar. The chemistry between the two was so much praised that the duo enacted in the movie Anandha Poongatre. Here Shweta played the character of Divya. The film received two Tamil Nadu State Awards- one for best dialogue writing and the other for a Best film portraying a woman in good light. In the movie Roojavam she played Sindhu and in Pooparika Varugirom she played the character Priya. She also enacted in a Kannada movie named Chora Chitta Chora, the same year. In the very first assignment of her career, she paved the way towards stardom. Meanwhile, she continued with modeling too. In the year 2000, she started with a Telegu movie Chala Bagundi where she essayed the character of Seetha.
It was followed by three back to back Tamil movies- Kandha Kadamba Kathir Vela, Vetri Kodi Kattu, and Seenu. Shweta made her place at a very young age. Her movies were a success and she was appreciated for her confident and sensuous roles. In the following year, she did three Telugu assignments- Deevinchandi, Subhakaraym, and Navvuthu Bathakalira. Gradually she made fame in all three domains of South industry. She essayed the role of Nivedha Mahadevan in the movie Lovely (2001). In 2004 she also acted in a Malayalam movie Pakal Nakshatrangal. Some of the notable films of her career are Chandramukhi (2005), Karutha Pakshikal (2006) and Naina (2005).
Shweta has also performed well in Hindi movies. Some of her Hindi movies are Ram Gopal Verma’s Darna Mana Hai. Also movies like Naina and C U @ 9. She was all over the news due to her bold role in the movie CU @ 9 opposite an Italian Actor. She gave her career a break after she got married. She made cameo roles and a guest appearance in the Tamil movies. She was recently spotted at the Indian Sensation @ 2014 Press meet.
Malavika Wales is a South-Indian film actress mainly Malayalam. She is also a well trained classical dancer. She was born in Thrissur, Kerela on 22 July 1992. Her first experience in acting line came through a documentary film, Aisha. She was just eleven years when Aisha released. She did her schooling from one of the good schools in Kerela. Further, she went to Anupam Kher Academy at Mumbai to learn acting skills and earn a diploma. Now she is pursuing BA Literature from IGNOU, Delhi.
She had also participated in Miss Kerala at the age of 16 in 2009 but couldn't clear third round, although she won the Most Beautiful Eyes Award.
Later, her photos came through the eyes of a director, Vineeth and thus Malarwadi Arts Club happened. The movie got released in 2010. She had acted in Makaramanju, Lenin Rajendran's movie before the Malarwadi Arts Club but it released before Makaramanju. Enna Satham Indha Neram was her Tamil film debut that came in 2014. Currently, she is working on two Tamil films and one Telugu film, Dhaari.
A.R.Rahman is a Legendary Music Composer, prominently known for his rocking music for the movie “The Slumdog Millionaire”. He had won a couple of Oscars for this album and made India proud. Allah-Rakha Rahman’s birth name is A.S.Dileep Kumar.
He was born on January 6th, 1967 in Chennai. His music journey had begun at the age of 4 when he learned piano. At the age of 11, he joined the Maestro Ilayaraja's troupe as a Keyboard player. He made his debut as a composer with the legendary film-maker G.R.Maniratnam’s film “Roja” which came out in 1992. Some of his popular music albums were for the movies like Rangeela, Bombay, Dil Se and Lagaan: Once upon a time in India.
He is known to be the Redefining Contemporary Music Legend by the BBC estimate, which had sold beyond 150 million copies of his film albums and soundtracks. He did take up music as his profession at a very tender age. He had pursued a degree in Western and Classical music in the Trinity College of Music, London. His popular achievements include the rank listing of his work by the Times Magazine and Guardian, UK.
Rahman was honoured with the two prestigious National Civilian awards namely “Padma Bhushan” and “Padma Shri”. He made it to the India's greatest recognition to films with his 4 Indian National Film Awards and 28 Filmfare Awards.
He was also listed in the 100 most influential people in the world in 2009 by the Times Magazine. Rahman had expanded to travel into new horizons like opening up A.R.Rahman Foundation to help the poor. His studio, Panchathan Record Inn developed into advanced sound recording studios in the world. A.R.Rahman's Famous Quote: “All My Life I Had a Choice between Hate and Love. I Chose Love, and I'm here.”
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He is the Mozart of Music. The artist who performs with his heart, the producer who produces music which will surely touch your heart, the man who feels each and every word before making a song out of it. He’s none other than, A.R. Rahman. His complete name is Allah Rakha Rahman. He was born on 6th January, 1967, in Madras in Tamil Nadu, to proud parents, R.K. Shekhar and Kareema Begum. He is a great singer, songwriter, producer, composer and so much more. For him, music means love. He does not compose a song; he composes a soul - a soul so pure that you’ll fall in love with it. He has created masterpieces for Bollywood, as well as Hollywood movies. The devotion he gives to his work can be seen in what he produces. He has been producing since a long period of time.
He mostly produces music, which includes combining eastern classical with electronic music. He has been awarded with prestigious awards like BAFTA , Grammys , Academy Awards, Filmfare Awards and the very prestigious, Oscar and among others. His career started with a Tamil movie named ‘Roja’, in the 1990s, for which he gave music. Fans have given him so many names out of love. His southern fans call him ‘Isai Puyal’, which in English means, ‘The Musical Storm’. The name suits him as he’s the best and most selling artists of all times.
He is a successful artist in his professional life, but in his personal life, he is a loving husband and a caring father. He got married to Saira Banu in 1995 and has three children namely Khatija Rahman, Rahima Rahman and Ameen Rahman. His religion is Sufi Islam, but believes in all Gods, equally. He knows how to play instruments like keyboard, piano, accordion, goblet drum, concert harp and many more. A.R. Rahman’s father, R.K. Shekhar, was a film- score composer. He was keen on making his son a good composer so he started his training at an early age of 11 years, under the guidance of Master Dhanraj. At 11 years of age, he began playing in an orchestra of a famous Malayalam producer.
A.R. Rahman is a very talented artist, musician, producer, composer and what not. He has won millions of hearts worldwide, with his music in every genre. He is the real and most famous artist in the music industry.