C. R. Saraswathi

C. R. Saraswathi is an Indian film actress and politician who has predominantly appeared in Tamil films. She is currently acting as spokesperson of Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam, a split group from All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam.[1]

C. R. Saraswathi
சி. ஆர். சரஸ்வதி
Born
Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
OccupationActress and politician
Political partyAIADMK (1999 - 2017), Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (from 2018)
AwardsKalaimamani

CareerEdit

C. R. Saraswathi started her career as a film actress in 1979 and joined All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam in 1999. In 2014, she was appointed spokesperson for the AIADMK party by Jayalalithaa.[2] She contested and lost in 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly election at Pallavaram constituent assembly.[3][4] She is currently in Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam.[citation needed]

AwardsEdit

In 2004, she won Tamil Nadu government's Kalaimamani award for her contributions in Tamil film industry.[citation needed]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Role Notes
1979 Suvarilladha Chiththirangal Radhika
1987 Enga Chinna Rasa Nagamani
1988 Annanagar Mudhal Theru Saraswathi
1991 Pudhiya Raagam Raghuraman's mother
1991 Vasanthakala Paravai Lawyer
1992 Pondatti Rajyam
1992 Thanga Manasukkaran Yasodai
1992 Abhirami Saroja
1992 Ilavarasan Selvanayagam's wife
1992 Sevagan Ashok's mother
1992 Singaravelan Sumathi's mother Cameo
1992 Amma Vanthachu School teacher
1992 Kaviya Thalaivan Priya's friend
1992 Naalaya Seidhi Savithri
1993 Prathap
1993 Manikuyil Rathnasabapathy wife
1993 Enga Muthalali Kavery Mother
1993 Porantha Veeda Puguntha Veeda
1993 Maamiyar Veedu
1994 Amaidhi Padai Kuyili's mother
1994 Atha Maga Rathiname Pudukkottai Sundari
1994 Killadi Mappillai Devi's mother
1994 Subramaniya Swamy Sarasa
1995 Engirundho Vandhan Meenakshi
1995 Paattu Padava Devi's mother
1995 Karnaa Manickam's wife
1995 Oru Oorla Oru Rajakumari
1995 Gandhi Pirantha Mann Sathyavathi
1996 Vasantha Vaasal Vasantha
1996 Purushan Pondatti Suryakala
1996 Selva Bhama
1997 Pudhu Nilavu
1997 Once More Kavitha mother
1998 Naam Iruvar Namakku Iruvar
1998 En Uyir Nee Thaane Janaki's sister-in-law
1998 Sivappu Nila Lawyer
1999 Guest House
1999 Maravathe Kanmaniye
2001 En Purushan Kuzhandhai Maadhiri
2002 Pammal K. Sambandam Malathi's Mother
2002 Kamarasu Vasanthi's mother
2002 Karmegham
2002 Ivan
2006 47A Besant Nagar Varai
2007 Nam Naadu
2008 Pazhani Deepti's mother

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tamil Nadu polls: CR Saraswathi's journey from silver screen to political theatre". Firstpost. Retrieved 13 March 2019.
  2. ^ Kumar, Harish (24 March 2018). "C. R. Saraswathi Wiki, Biography, Age, Caste, AIADMK Party, Details". News Bugz. Retrieved 13 March 2019.
  3. ^ "Saraswathi C.R(AIADMK):Constituency- PALLAVARAM(KANCHEEPURAM) - Affidavit Information of Candidate:". myneta.info. Retrieved 13 March 2019.
  4. ^ "Comedian, supporting actor accomplish what heroes could not - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 March 2019.

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