Premi Vishwanath is an Indian television actress from Kerala who predominantly appears in Malayalam and Telugu television Shows and films. She is known for her role as Karthika/Karthu in the soap opera Karuthamuthu, which premiered on Asianet and also by portraying Deepa in the Telugu serial Karthika Deepam on Star Maa.

Premi Viswanath
Premi Viswanath

Years active2014 – present

Acting career edit

Premi Viswanath is now doing a Telugu serial in Star maa TV, Karthika Deepam, released on 16 October 2017. Premi Viswanath began her career as an actress in the serial Karuthamuthu on the Asianet; Through the portrayal of a dark-skinned girl in television, she broke all conventional concepts in Malayalam television history and Karthu became a well-known household name. Asianet.[1][2] Viswanath is a Malayalam television actress who plays the female lead in the Karuthamuthu serial (Karthika a.k.a Karthu), which was also produced by Bros Creations, also airing on the Asianet channel from Monday through Saturday. Viswanath won the best female actress (new face) in the 2014 Asianet Film Awards night at the Karuthamuthu series. Another series Premi stars in is one of the popular ongoing series Flowers (TV series) channel. The name of the character is Mayilamma. Premi Vishwanath hosted a number television shows on Malayalam channels, mainly Flowers' and Kuttikalavara program on the Flowers (TV series) channel. She is a relative of actor Jayasurya.[3]

Films edit

Year Title Role Language Notes
2021 Akame Malayalam Producer, Short film
2023 Custody Mangalam Tamil-Telugu Tamil-Telugu bilingual film
TBA 'Salmon 3D' TBA Tamil Not yet released

Television edit

Year Title Role Channel Language Notes
2014-2015 Karuthamuthu Karthika Balachandran Asianet Malayalam later replaced by Renu Soundar
2015 Kuttikalavara Herself as Host Flowers Malayalam later replaced by Parvathy R Krishna
2015-2016 Moonumani Mayilamma Malayalam
2016–2017 Kayamkulam Kochunniyude Makan Thamara Surya TV Malayalam
2017–2023 Karthika Deepam Deepa Star Maa Telugu Remake of Karuthamuthu
2024 - present Karthika Deepam 2 Deepa Star Maa Telugu Remake of Chellamma

Special appearances edit

Year Title Role Channel Language Notes
2015 Badai Bungalow Herself Asianet Malayalam Chat show
2015 Sell Me the Answer Herself Asianet Malayalam Game show
2015 Smart Show Herself Flowers TV Malayalam Game show
2015 Vellinakshathrangal Herself Kerala Vision Malayalam Chat show
2015 Pularkkalam Herself Jeevan TV Malayalam Chat show
2016 Laughing Villa Herself Surya TV Malayalam Chat show
2017 Deal or No Deal Herself Surya TV Malayalam Game show
2019 Gorintaku Deepa Star Maa Telugu Guest Role
2020 Chelleli Kapuram Deepa Star Maa Telugu Guest Role
2020 Jatharo Jathara Herself Telugu
2021 Ente Maathavu Devika Surya TV Malayalam TV Serial
2021 Maa Ugadi Veduka Herself Telugu Special show
2021 Maa Varalakshmi Vratham Devi Special show Telugu Special show

Awards edit

Year Award Category Work Result Ref
2014 Asianet Television Awards Best Debutante Female Karuthamuthu Won
J.C Foundation Award Best Actress
2018 Star Maa Parivaar Awards Best Jodi (along with Nirupam Pariatala) Karthika Deepam Nominated
Best Actress Won

References edit

  1. ^ M., Athira (24 September 2015). "Gem of a role". The Hindu. Retrieved 30 September 2018.
  2. ^ Soman, Deepa (11 November 2014). "I am happy to play Karthika of Karuthamuthu: Premi Vishwanath". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 September 2018.
  3. ^ "Premi Viswanath - Serial Actress". Cinetrooth. 19 December 2015. Retrieved 30 September 2018. [unreliable source?]

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