was a glamour actress in 80s and 90s in the South Indian film industries. Smitha was born as Vijayalakshmi and she made her debut in the year 1979 in the movie Vandi Chakkaram in Tamil. She had played in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi. She had played in almost 450 films in all the languages. She had also done a few character roles and had received appreciation in the movies including Alaigal Oivathillai and Kozhi Koovuthu. She did the lead role with “
” in Soorakottai Singakutti. Silk Smitha committed suicide in 1996 her last movie is Raaga Thaalangal, which is directed by Tirupati Rajan. The film was shot in 1995 and the theme of the film is based on the communal issues. As there were a lot of controversial scenes, the Censor Board rejected the film and hence the movie didn't hit the screens. The director had planned to release the film with some changes, after 23 years. It is highly expected that the film will release the screens soon. Let us wait and watch for the updates from Tirupati Rajan.