Maadhavi Latha

Pasupuleti Maadhavi Latha is an Indian actress and politician who appeared in Telugu and Tamil films.[2] She made her debut in lead role with the film Snehituda (2009). In 2018, she joined the Bharatiya Janata Party and contested from Guntur West constituency in the 2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election.

Madhavi Latha Pasupuleti
Actress Madhavi Latha.jpg
Born
Pasupuleti Madhavi Latha[1]

Oct 2, 1988
Alma materGulbarga University
Mysore University
OccupationActress, politician
Years active2007-2021
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party (2018-present)

Early lifeEdit

Madhavi Latha was born in a Telugu family in Hubli, Karnataka. He parents are originally from Coastal Andhra. She obtainer her degree from Gulbarga University, Karnataka and completed post-graduation from Mysore University.[3]

Film careerEdit

Maadhavi made her feature film debut with the Telugu romantic film Nachavule (2008), with a critic describing that she was promising in her role.[4] Her next films Shh... and Snehituda... opposite Nani, opened to negative reviews and box office collections.[5] She subsequently spent a year in the United Kingdom, pursuing a Masters qualification in Fashion Designing at Coventry University, before relocating back to Hyderabad to restart a career in films. She made a comeback and worked on films including Aravind 2 (2013) as well as on the unreleased Choodalani Cheppalani alongside Taraka Ratna, where she played a deaf and mute girl.[6]

Her first release in 2015 was her debut Tamil film, Sundar C's multi-starrer Aambala. Madhavi has first acted in Mahesh Babu's Athidi in a role of heroine's friend.[7]

Political careerEdit

In 2018, Latha joined Bharatiya Janata Party.[3] She contested from Guntur West constituency in the 2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election and lost, finishing at fourth place.[8]

Personal lifeEdit

In an interview with TNR, Maadhavi discussed in length her personal life and problems and struggles in her career. She also mentioned that her co-star wanted to date her during the making of her debut movie, but she declined. Her first director tried casting couch with her, and when she declined, she alleges he tried to ruin her career and could be the reason for her not getting many offers. She confessed that a person is harassing her and her family for over 10 years and she is suffering because of this.[9]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Role Language Notes
2007 nuv vastavani annapurna banner serial ankitha role main lead
2008 Nachavule Anu Telugu
2009 Shh... Telugu
2009 Snehituda... Savithri Telugu
2013 Anustanam Main lead periodical film
2011 Usuru Anusha Telugu
2013 Aravind 2 Priya Telugu
2015 Aambala Tamil
2012 Choodalani Cheppalani Telugu
2007 Tholipata Telugu

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ilyas, Md (7 April 2019). "In Guntur West, every party stands a chance hopeful optimistic confident". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 2 August 2021.
  2. ^ "Madhavi Latha bags a biggie". deccanchronicle.com. 25 September 2014. Retrieved 12 March 2018.
  3. ^ a b Hooli, Shekhar H. (5 May 2018). "Telugu actress Madhavi Latha joins BJP in presence of Nitin Gadkari". IB Times. Retrieved 2 August 2021.
  4. ^ "Nachavule review - Telugu cinema Review - Tanish & Madhavi Latha". www.idlebrain.com. Retrieved 12 March 2018.
  5. ^ "Snehituda Movie Review". movies.fullhyderabad.com. Retrieved 12 March 2018.
  6. ^ "Exciting year for Madhavi Latha - Times of India". indiatimes.com. Retrieved 12 March 2018.
  7. ^ "Madhuurima and Madhavi Latha join Aambala team - Times of India". indiatimes.com. Retrieved 12 March 2018.
  8. ^ "Live Results: Guntur West Assemlby Constituency (Andhra Pradesh)". News18. Retrieved 2 August 2021.
  9. ^ iDream Telugu Movies (2 March 2017). "Actress Madhavi Latha Exclusive Interview - Part #1 - Frankly With TNR #54 - Talking Movies #333". Retrieved 12 March 2018 – via YouTube.

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