Rajashree (born 29 April 1977) is an Indian film actress known for her works in Tamil cinema, Bollywood, Kannada cinema and television. She made her debut in Bharathiraja's 1994 Tamil film Karuththamma playing the lead character. She then appeared in Nagesh Kukunoor's Hyderabad Blues. Since then she has appeared in over sixty films in a variety of roles.
29 April 1977
|Alma mater||Kesari Higher Secondary School|
|Spouse(s)||Ansari Raja (m. 2009) (divorced)|
Actress Rajashree made her debut in Tamil Cinema with Bharathiraja's Karuthamma. Winning laurels for her prodigious performance, she continued getting on with fantastic shows in Sethu, Nandha, Run, Manasellam, Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu. Rajashree has spelled prominent roles around 57 films in Telugu and Tamil. Apart from Silver Screen, the actress leaped with best credits in TV series Aalayam, Agal Vilakku, Mandhira Vasal and Sivamayam.
Rajashree married Ansari Raja, a Muslim and proprietor of "Body Shape Gym" after being in love for some time. It was a customary marriage according to Hindu-Muslim religion that was attended by their family members and close friends. But, however the couple split after living together for just one month.
In 2010, she married computer engineer Bujankar Rao in a secret ceremony in Vijayawada. The wedding took place at the popular Kanaka Durga temple and was attended by just a few family and friends of the couple. The Hyderabad-based Bujankar Rao is a relative of Rajashree. The actress said that she would bid goodbye to acting forever.
- All films are in Tamil, unless otherwise noted.
|1995||Lingababu Love Story||Ragaa||Telugu film|
|1996||Aavathum Pennale Azhivathum Pennale||Lakshmi|
|1996||Amman Kovil Vaasalile||Padmini||Guest appearance|
|1997||Police Bete||Rekha||Kannada film|
|1998||Hyderabad Blues||Ashwini Rao||English film|
|1998||Mangalya Pallakku||Akhila||Malayalam film|
|2001||Sonnal Thaan Kaadhala||Roja's sister|
|2006||Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu||Mrs. Arokyaraj|
|2009||Oru Kadhalan Oru Kadhali||Sumathi|
|2012||Porkodi 10am Vaguppu||Porkodi's mother|
|2015||Chandi Veeran||Paari's Mother|
|2017||Pagadi Aattam||Kausalya's mother|
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