P. R. Varalakshmi

P. R. Varalakshmi is an Indian film actress and television actress. She was active in movies during the 1970s and 1980s. She was a prominent lead actress during the 1980s in Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu films. She has acted around 600 movies in all major south Indian languages. Her debut film was Vazhaiyadi Vazhai in 1972, directed by K. S. Gopalakrishnan.[1][2]

P. R. Varalakshmi
NationalityIndian
OccupationFilm actor
Years active1966–2008
2017–Present

She has acted with former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MGR, former Tamil Nadu Chief minister J . Jayalalitha and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister NT Rama Rao.

She has also acted with two Generations actors, with Muthuraman and his son Karthik, Sivaji Ganesan and his son Prabhu, Telugu superstar Krishna and his son Mahesh Babu. During her period she has acted as Heroine to famous heroes Gemini Ganesan, Kamal Haasan, Muthuraman, AVM Rajan and so on.[3]

FilmographyEdit

TamilEdit

MalayalamEdit

Achante Bharya (1971) as Thankhamma

HindiEdit

  • Sita Swayamvar (1976)
  • Devi Durga Shakti (2001)
  • Pardhai Kee Pichai

KannadaEdit

TeluguEdit

Television serialsEdit

Year Serial Role Language Channel
1999 Idi Katha Kaadu Telugu ETV Telugu
2002–2005 Ammayi Kaapuram Gemini TV
2005–2006 Selvi saraswathi Tamil Sun TV
2007–2009 Arasi saraswathi
2007–2008 Chellamadi Nee Enakku
2009–2013 Chellamey
2017–2018 Ninaika Therintha Manamae Kamakshi Vijay TV
2018–2019 Neelakuyil Chittu's grandmother
2019 Yaaradi Nee Mohini Kulagini Zee Tamil
2019–2020 Thenmozhi B. A. Deivanai Star Vijay
2019–present Roja Arulvakhu Amuthanayaki Sun TV
2021–present Sundari Ganthimathi
Kaatrukenna Veli Vennila’s grandmother Star Vijay

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ashok Kumar, S. R. (13 November 2010). "Grill Mill: P. R. Varalakshmi". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 15 May 2021. Retrieved 15 May 2021.
  2. ^ "Malayalam movies acted by Varalakshmi". Retrieved 19 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Varalakshmi profile". Retrieved 19 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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