Nalini (actress)

Nalini (born 28 August 1964) is an Indian actress known for her works in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Telugu films and worked in television.[1][2]

Nalini
Born
Rani

(1964-08-28) 28 August 1964 (age 57)
OccupationActress
Years active1980–1988
2001–present
Spouse(s)
(m. 1987; div. 2000)
ChildrenAruna
Arun

Personal lifeEdit

Nalini was born 28 August 1964 as second among eight children to Moorthi and Prema at Tamil Nadu. Her father was a choreographer in Tamil movies and her mother was a professional dancer. She has 7 siblings, one sister and six brothers. She studied at TN government school till grade seven; she couldn't continue her studies as she became busy with movies by then.[3]

Nalini married actor Ramarajan in 1987. The couple have twins; Aruna and Arun, born in 1988. However, they divorced, citing differences in 2000. Her daughter Aruna married Ramesh Subramanian on 6 May 2013.[4] Her son Arun married Pavithra on 25 April 2014.[2][5][6][7]

FilmographyEdit

Tamil filmsEdit

Year Film Role Notes
1981 Ranuva Veeran Mythili
1982 Raga Bandhangal
1982 Om Shakti Anandhi
1983 Uyirullavarai Usha
1983 Saranalayam
1983 Manaivi Solle Manthiram Selvi
1983 Samaya Puratale Satchi
1983 Kalvadiyum Pookal
1983 Seerum Singangal
1983 Thangaikkor Geetham Sudha
1984 Naan Paadum Paadal Special appearance
1984 Nooravathu Naal Devi Nominated — Filmfare Award for Best Actress — Tamil
1984 Nalla Naal Shenbagam
1984 Veetuku Oru Kannagi Maadhavi
1984 Sattathai Thiruthangal Selvi
1984 Nichayam
1984 Nandri Lakshmi
1984 Osai
1984 Nyaayam
1984 Magudi
1984 Vamsa Vilakku Padma
1984 Ezhuthatha Sattangal
1984 Manmadha Rajakkal
1984 Vellai Pura Ondru
1984 24 Mani Neram Janaki
1984 Uravai Kaatha Kili
1984 Vengaiyin Mainthan
1984 Naalai Unathu Naal Kalpana
1985 Mannukketha Ponnu Guest appearance
1985 Alai Osai
1985 Santhosha Kanavukal Kalyani
1985 Navagraha Nayagi
1985 Pillai Nila Bhuvaneswari
1985 Annai Bhoomi 3D Nalini
1985 Eetti Lalitha
1985 Rajathi Rojakili Rani
1985 Urimai Rani / Clara
1985 Amutha Gaanam Thayamma
1985 Geethanjali Diana
1985 Ragasiyam
1985 Meendum Parasakthi
1985 Kaaval
1985 Yaar? Devi
1985 Engal Kural
1985 Asha Asha
1985 Raja Rishi Shakuntala
1985 Samaya Purathale Satchi
1986 Karimedu Karuvayen
1986 December Pookal Uma
1986 Unnidathil Naan
1986 Saadhanai
1986 Mel Maruvathoor Arpudhangal Karpagam
1986 Enakku Nane Needipathi
1986 Engal Thaikulame Varuge
1986 Kagidha Odam
1986 Mamiyargal Jaakiradhai
1986 Iravu Pookkal Meena
1986 Palaivana Rojakkal Rani
1987 Jaathi Pookkal
1987 Anjatha Singam
1987 Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu
1987 Ini Oru Sudhanthiram
1988 Kunguma Kodu Radha
2002 Kadhal Azhivathillai Charmi's mother
2002 Style Vetrivel's mother
2003 Pallavan
2003 Vadakku Vaasal Priya's mother
2003 Jayam Raghu's mother
2004 Kavithai Subbalakshmi's stepmother
2005 Vanakkam Thalaiva
2005 Sukran Sandhya's atepmother
2005 Mudhal Aasai Vignesh's mother
2005 London Baby
2005 Jithan Jithan Ramesh's mother
2006 Manasukkule
2006 Adaikalam Doctor
2007 18 Vayasu Puyale Vasantha
2007 Manikanda Mahalakshmi's mother
2008 Maanavan Ninaithal Nivetha's mother
2008 Azhagu Nilayam Gounder's wife
2008 Saroja Herself Special appearance
2009 Pudhiya Payanam
2009 Iru Nadhigal Murugan's mother
2010 Nagaram Marupakkam Annachi's first wife
2010 Kathai
2010 Thillalangadi Vannai Vasanthi
2011 Malabar Mappillai
2011 Vattapparai
2011 Madhuvum Mythiliyum
2011 Nachiyarpuram
2011 Kasethan Kadavulada Kamala
2013 Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru Annakili
2013 Arya Surya
2014 Namma Gramam Kunju Ammal
2014 Vazhum Dheivam Jagadeeshwariyamma
2014 13 Aam Pakkam Paarkka
2015 Sandamarutham Surya's mother
2015 Agathinai Vishnu's mother
2015 Kalai Vendhan
2016 Saagasam
2016 Ka Ka Ka Po
2017 Singam 3 Thandubazaar Thangam
2017 En Kadhal Devathai
2018 Kasu Mela Kasu Murali' s paternal aunt
2020 Ayya Ullen Ayya
2021 Aranmanai 3 Tik Tok Sarala

Telugu filmsEdit

Year Film Role Notes
1983 Sangharshana Rekha
1983 Thodu Needa
1983 Prema Sagaram
1983 Bandipottu Simham
1983 Ooha Sundari
1984 Intiguttu
1986 Manavudu Danavudu
1987 Prema Jayam
2003 Veede Lady Don Swarnakka
2003 Seetaiah
2009 Kick Naina's friend's mother
2009 Punnami Naagu Mayadevi Bhairavi
2012 Yadartha Premakatha
2016 Okka Ammayi Thappa Mango's Grand mother
2018 Brand Babu

Kannada filmsEdit

Year Film Role Notes
1983 Kaviratna Kalidasa Kalimatha
1984 Shapatha
1986 Belli Naaga
1987 Jeevana Jyothi
1987 Aaseya Bale
1988 Namma Bhoomi
1988 Gandandre Gandu Meena

Malayalam filmsEdit

Year Film Role Notes
1980 Ithile Vannavar Raji
1981 Agnisaram
1982 Kattupothu
1982 Idavela Molu / Malu
1982 Novemberinte Nashtam Rekha
1983 Lekhayude Maranam Oru Flashback Lekha
1983 Mounaraagam Neena
1983 Coolie Lekha
1983 Oru Madapravinte Katha Sindhu
1986 Oru Yugasandhya Sumathi
1986 Vartha Vasanthy
1986 Nimishangal Maya
1986 Snehamulla Simham Maya S. Menon
1986 Aavanazhi Usha
1986 Adimakal Udamakal Devootty
1987 Bhoomiyile Rajakkanmar Lakshmi
1987 Vazhiyorakazchakal
1987 Vaiki Odunna Vandi
1988 Sanghunadam Sulochana
1990 Niyamam Enthucheyyum
2001 Ravanaprabhu Mrs. Gounder
2008 Mohitham Radhamani
2010 Best of Luck Doctor
2012 Gramam Kunju Ammaal
2017 Sathya Dr.Kokila

TelevisionEdit

SerialsEdit

Year Title Role Language Channel
2000–2001 Krishnadasi Manonmani Tamil Sun TV
2001 Soolam
2003–2009 Kolangal Alamelu Narayanan
2004–2005 Chinna Papa Periya Papa Chinna Paapa
2004 Krishna Cottage Jaya TV
2006–2009 Bandham Adhilakshmi Sun TV
2007–2009 Porantha Veeda Pugundha Veeda
2008–2009 Jeyam Jaya TV
2009–2012 Idhayam Mangalam Sun TV
2009–2011 Madhavi Devaki
Kichu Kichu Tambalam
Dhinam Dhinam Deepavali
2009 Enge Brahmanan Jaya TV
2010–2012 Pondatti Thevai Sun TV
Maama Maaple
2012–2013 All In All Alamelu Alamelu KTV
2012–2013 Pokkisham Kalaignar TV
2012 Pillai Nila Kalyani Sun TV
Bahumanapetta Bharya Maheshwari Amma Malayalam DD Malayalam
2013 Rajakumari Malliga Tamil Sun TV
2013–2015 Madipakkam Madhavan Pandari Bai Kalaignar TV
2013–2014 Chellakilli Sun TV
Vaidehi Dr. Bharathi Jaya TV
2014 Kalyana Parisu Hostel Warden Sun TV
En Iniya Thozhiye Raj TV
2014–2018 Chinna Papa Periya Papa Chinna Papa Sun TV
2014–2017 Amma Naa Kodala Anasuyamma Telugu Zee Telugu
2016–2017 Darling Darling Tamil Zee Tamil
2016 Mahamayi Chinna Papa
2017–2018 Vani Rani Krishnaveni Sun TV
2017–2019 Matrudevobhava Telugu Gemini TV
2018–2020 Ganga Manga Zee Telugu
2018–2019 Chandralekha Arivu Azaghi Tamil Sun TV
2019–2020 Bhagyarekha Chittemma Telugu Gemini TV
2019–2022 Gokulathil Seethai Gandhimati Tamil Zee Tamil
2020–2021 Sundari Neeyum Sundaram Naanum Vijayalakshmi Vijay TV
2021 Sembaruthi Dr.Girija Zee Tamil
2021–2022 Nee Varuvai Ena Annapoorani Raj TV
2021 Roja Parameshwari Sun TV
2021–2022 Janaki Kalaganaledu Mairavathi Telugu Star Maa
2022–Present Valli Thirumanam Vadivu Tamil Colors Tamil

ShowsEdit

Year Title Role Language Channel
2014 Celebrity Kitchen Guest Tamil Puthuyugam TV
2014
2021 Rajaparvai Sun TV
2022 Pottikku Potti Participant Colors Tamil
Joker Poker Zee Tamil

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profile of Actress Nalini - Tamil Movie Data Base of Tamilstar.com".
  2. ^ a b "Nalini TV Serial Actress Exclusive Interview".
  3. ^ "ഡിവോഴ്‌സ് നല്‍കിയ ഷോക്കില്‍നിന്ന് രക്ഷപ്പെടുത്തിയത് രാവണപ്രഭു: നളിനി തുറന്നു പറയുന്നു".
  4. ^ "வைதேகி (தொலைக்காட்சித் தொடர்)". tamil.chennaionline.com). Archived from the original on 4 March 2016.
  5. ^ "Actor Ramarajan and Nalini Son Wedding Stills".
  6. ^ "Madipakkam Madhavan Serial Cast Actors Names". koolsnapp.com. Archived from the original on 8 February 2018. Retrieved 14 July 2016.
  7. ^ "Madipakkam Madhavan Serial to be Stop". cinema.dinamalar.com. 12 November 2015.

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