Sathyakala was born in Chennai. She is a South Indian actress. She has proved her worth in acting in Tamil and Malayalam movies. Sathyakala has received many favorable reviews. She started working in commercial Tamil movies. She appeared in many Malayalam flicks. Later on, she appeared in Tamil cinemas. Presently, she is busy in daily Tamil soap operas. In 1980, Sathyakala made her first debut movie which hit the box office, and she was popular overnight. After that, she has signed a lot of Malayalam movies from directors.

Her acting skills impressed the audiences, and they gave impressing reviews for her. In 1984, she decided to leave the movie field and get settled down in Chennai, her birthplace. In 4 years, she has made enough movies, gained enough prestige and owned a lot of reviews which meant a lot to her.