Rajashree (actress)

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.[5]

Rajashree
Born
Madhavi[1]

(1977-04-29) 29 April 1977 (age 43)
NationalityIndian
Alma materKesari Higher Secondary School[2]
OccupationActress
Years active1994–2017
Spouse(s)Ansari Raja (m. 2009) (divorced)[3]
Bujankar Rao
(m. 2010-present)[4]

CareerEdit

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.[5]

Personal lifeEdit

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.

FilmographyEdit

  • All films are in Tamil, unless otherwise noted.
Year Film Role Notes
1994 Karuththamma Karuththamma
1995 Neela Kuyil Shalini
1995 Lingababu Love Story Ragaa Telugu film
1995 Murai Mappillai Sorna
1996 Aavathum Pennale Azhivathum Pennale Lakshmi
1996 Amman Kovil Vaasalile Padmini Guest appearance
1996 Vaigarai Pookkal Deivanai
1997 Police Bete Rekha Kannada film
1998 Hyderabad Blues Ashwini Rao English film
1998 King Rajeshwari Kannada film
1998 Mangalya Pallakku Akhila Malayalam film
1999 Sethu
1999 Sautela Hindi film
2001 Asokavanam Uma
2001 Nandha Nandha's mother
2001 Sonnal Thaan Kaadhala Roja's sister
2002 Run
2002 Game Malar
2003 Manasellam
2006 Ilakkanam Malliga
2006 Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu Mrs. Arokyaraj
2007 Ammuvagiya Naan
2007 Sabari Maragatham
2009 Oru Kadhalan Oru Kadhali Sumathi
2010 Ayyanar Prabha's aunt
2012 Porkodi 10am Vaguppu Porkodi's mother
2013 Vathikuchi
2015 Agathinai
2015 Chandi Veeran Paari's Mother
2016 Iraivi Kala
2017 Pagadi Aattam Kausalya's mother
2017 Arasakulam

SerialsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Karuthamma Rajasree Entered wedlocks". www.ayngaran.com. Retrieved 25 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Transcending Language Barriers". The New Indian Express.
  3. ^ "Karuthamma Rajashree gets married". www.kollywoodtoday.net. Retrieved 25 February 2015.
  4. ^ "Second marriage for Bharathiraja's heroine". www.behindwoods.com. Retrieved 25 February 2015.
  5. ^ a b http://www.indiaglitz.com/channels/tamil/article/45215.html