Sri Lakshmi is an Indian Film actress who has predominantly worked in Telugu Film industry. She is the daughter of famous telugu actor and producer Dr. Amarnath. She was born in a family with the background of Film Industry and has always had an interest towards acting as well. She started working as an actress from very early to support her family as her father had fallen sick. She completed her schooling from her hometown. When she was a kid, she used to go and attend shootings of the movie her father was working. From that, she developed a keen interest in acting and used to imitate other actresses working in the films. She used to attend the dance classes in her childhood and is a good dancer as well. She used to take part in the dance competitions held in her school and won many of them.
She also used to participate in many contest held at her locality. After a while, her father fell sick and she took responsibility of the family on her shoulders. She decided to become an actress. At first, she was able to grab minor roles. She finally got her big break after acting in comedy roles in the show directed by Jandhyala. Later, he offered Sri Lakshmi to work in Jandhyala, which turned to be a good sign in her career. Sri Lakshmi acted in over 500 films including Tamil, Kannada etc. She also did various TV plays and gained even more popularity among the audience. In 1989, she worked in Bhale Dampathulu, a Telugu comedy film, directed by Kodi Ramakrishna, starring Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Rajendra Prasad, Jayasudha, and Vani Viswanath. Later, she worked in Hai Hai Nayaka, directed by Jandhyala, starring Naresh, Sri Bharati, Kota Srinivasa Rao, and Suryakantam.
After that, she worked in various films, such as Chevilo Puvvu, Aditya 369, Edurinti Mogudu Pakkinti Pellam, Tali Tandarullu, Ladies Special, Mayalodu, One by Two, Rajendrudu Gajendrudu, and many others. In 1994, she worked in Shubha Lagnam, a Telugu film directed by S. V. Krishna Reddy starring Jagapati Babu, Aamani, and Roja. This movie was a blockbuster movie. She also worked in Brahmachari Mogudu, M Dharmaraju M.A., and Gharana Alludu the same year. She mostly worked in comedy films. All her films were super hit and gained her a lot of popularity. She also worked in many TV series such as Sarvani Subramanyam and Nenu Ayana Aruguru Attalu. She also worked in Asoakavanam, a Telugu Soap Opera directed by Raja. This show used to AIR on Gemini TV, Polimer TV, and Puthuyugam. She also worked in Agnipoolu, directed by Manjula Nadu and OK Jaanu, directed by Jai RV.
Shruthi Raj is a young television serial and film actress who plays pivotal roles in Tamil serials ‘Thendral’ and ‘Office’. She has also acted in a few Tamil films including ‘Kadhal Dot Com’ in 2004 and ‘Jerry’ in 2006. She made her debut in Malayalam first, alongside Khushboo and Mammootty. This was after Srilatha, a Malayalam comedy actress thought she would be a right fit for acting and circulated Shruti Raj’s photos and by chance, Shruti’s photos reached Malayalam director George. K, who was incidentally on a hunt for a new actress who could play a teenage girl in his film ‘Elavangodu Desam’.
Post this she starred in ‘Udayapuram Sulthan’ which had Dilip and Preetha Vijayakumar in lead roles. At the same time, Tollywood director EVV Satyanarayana helped her clinch a role in the Telugu film industry and she acted in her first Telugu film ‘Veedekkadi Mogudandi’ alongside Venu in the lead role. She followed this up with ‘O ChinaDaana’ which she acted opposite Srikanth which ran for more than 100 days in the theatres. She also acted in a Telugu TV serial in the lead role as Sravani in ‘Sravani Subramanyam'. She received positive reviews from many critics for this performance and was roped later in Vijay TV’s ‘Office’ serial, which is successfully running currently.
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Shruthi Raj is a South Indian movie/TV serial actress who is known for her character of Thulasi in the Tamil serial ‘Thendral’ and her role in ‘Office.' She initially acted in a few Malayalam movies before entering the Tamil film industry. She also did a few Telugu movies before acting full-fledged in serials.
Shruthi was born in Kerala. Her entry into movies is a comical incident. Srilata, a veteran Malayalam comedy actress passed her photo (she was still at school then) to director K.George who made her act alongside Mammootty and Khushboo in ‘Elavangodu Desam’. After her schooling, she co-starred in ‘Udhayapuram Sulthan’ and ‘Priyam’. At the same time, she also entered the Telugu market through the films ‘Veedekkadi Mogudandi’ and ‘O ChinaDaana’.
Shruthi co-starred as Vijay’s college mate in the movie ‘Maanbumigu Maanavan’ in the year 1996. After quite a decade, her single lead release was ‘Kadhal dot com’. She went on to do lead roles in ‘Manthiran’ and ‘Jerry’. However, none of her movies shined at the box office and she went unnoticed on account of it.
She turned her attention towards the small-screen and she appeared as the lead character Thulasi in the Tamil hit serial ‘Thendral’. This went on to be the longest serial in Sun TV history with a whopping 1149 episodes. She now stars in Vijay TV’s ‘Office’ through which she has got much popularity than before.
DOB: 27th March 1983
Serials acted: Thendral, Sravani Subramanyam, Office
Movies acted: Over 11 movies
Chandan Venugopal is another budding talent in the Kannada television industry. Though the actor debuted in Radha Kalyana the actor hit the limelight for Lakshmi Baramma serial as the main lead. Very soon the actor garnered a huge following especially the women viewers across Karnataka.
Telecast on ETV the serial became popular for its story line where Lachi is accidently married to Chandan who never considers her as his wife. He has also been part of the other popular serial Agni Sakshi. He went o to feature in ETV’s Serial Santhe .He also took part in the dancing reality show Thakadimitha Dancing Stars in March 2014.
The actor from Mysore was born on September 11th 1985 is a resident of Rajarajeshwari nagar Bangalore. Based on his popularity the actor moved on to don grease paint for films and he debuted with Parinaya. The movie released in 2013 and was moderately successful. He has also acted in the movie Bangalore 560023 along with Jayram Karthik. Kattle was another movie with Chandan in the lead which was released in 2013. His next movie is Yerudundla Muru and is due for release.
The good looking actor has won the Zee Kutumba Award and is quite active on Face Book and has huge number of followers watching his every move.