Rama Prabha is an Indian actress who performs in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi films.[2] She has acted in more than 1,400 films[3] and is credited as a character artist who shared screen space with superstars across all generation of South Indian Cinema with a career spanning over six decades.[4] She formed a noted pair on Telugu screen during the 1970s and 1980s with comedian Raja Babu.[5] She acted opposite Nagesh in Shanti Nilayam and many other films from 1968 onwards. She acted in Hindi opposite Mehmood in the movie Do Phool.[6]

Rama Prabha
Rama Prabha.jpg
Rama Prabha in a scene from Kalyana Mandapam (1971)
Born
K.G Rama Prabha

(1946-10-05) 5 October 1946 (age 76)[1]
NationalityIndian
OccupationActress
Spouse
(m. 1974; div. 1988)
ChildrenVijaya Chamundeswari (adopted)
RelativesRajendra Prasad (son-in-law)

Personal lifeEdit

When she was two months old, her aunty adopted her and they shifted to Ooty.[7] Rama's childhood was spent in that place up to 14 years then they shifted to Chennai. Currently lives in Vayalpadu, near Madanapalle.

She had adopted her sister's daughter Vijaya Chamundeswari, when she was a 1-year-old child. Vijaya is married to actor Rajendra Prasad[8]

Selected filmographyEdit

Year Film Role Language
1964 Server Sundaram Radha's friend (dancer) Tamil
1966 Selvam Rathna Tamil
1967 Pattanathil Bhootham Saroja Tamil
1966 Chilaka Gorinka Shashi Telugu
1968 Nindu Samsaram Telugu
1968 Deva kanya Telugu
1969 Gurudhakshaneiy Valli Tamil
1969 Gandikota Rahasyam Subbulu Telugu
1969 Kuzhandai Ullam Tamil
Shanti Nilayam Geetha
1970 Kanmalar
1970 Akka Chellelu Saroja Telugu
1970 Engirundho Vandhaal Parvathi Tamil
1970 Vietnam Veedu Mala Tamil
1970 Thirumalai Thenkumari Saroja Tamil
1971 Uttharavindri Ulle Vaa Andal Tamil
1971 Bomma Borusa Ammaji Telugu
1971 Irulum Oliyum Rama Tamil
1972 Vichitra Bandham Bhagya Laxmi Telugu
1972 Vasantha Maligai Tamil
1972 Tata Manavadu Telugu
1972 Raman Thediya Seethai Tamil
1972 Iddaru Ammayilu Telugu
1972 Kasethan Kadavulada Rama Tamil
1972 Badi Panthulu

Rama

Telugu
1973 Samsaara Saagaram Telugu
1973 Rani Aur Jaani Geetha Hindi
1974 Do Phool Rukmini Hindi
1974 Tulabharam Vani Telugu
1974 O Seeta Katha Telugu
1975 Jeevana Jyoti Telugu
1976 Vintha Illu Santha Gola Actor/Producer Telugu
1976 Soggadu Telugu
1976 Siri Siri Muvva Telugu
1976 Shri Rajeshwari Vilas Coffee Club Telugu
1976 Muthyala Pallaki Lucy Telugu
1976 Manushulanta Okkate Mutyalu/Rama Telugu
1977 Amara Deepam Telugu
1977 Adavi Ramudu Telugu
1977 Janma Janmala Bandham Telugu
1978 Dongala Dopidi Telugu
1978 Pranam Khareedu Chaakali Subbi Telugu
1978 Panthalu pattimpulu Telugu
1979 Naa Illu Naa Vaalu Telugu
1979 Hema Hemeelu Telugu
1979 Intinti Ramayanam Telugu
1979 Gorintaku Telugu
1979 Karthika Deepam Telugu
1979 Idi Kathakaadu Telugu
1980 Anbukku Naan Adimai Tamil
1980 Mama Allulla Saval Telugu
1981 Gadasari Attaha Sosagara Kodalu Telugu
1981 47 Rojulu Telugu
1981 47 Natkal Tamil
1982 Swayamvaram Telugu
1982 Patnam Vachina Pativrathalu Telugu
1982 Korukunna Mogudu Telugu
1984 Janani Janmabhoomi Padmini's mother Telugu
1984 Swathi Telugu
1985 Bharyabhartala Bandham Telugu
1985 Kongumudi Telugu
1985 Muchataga Mugguru Rama Devi Telugu
1986 Sri Shirdi Saibaba Mahathyam Telugu
1986 Kaliyuga Pandavulu Telugu
1986 Karu Diddina Kapuram Indumathi Telugu
1988 Vivaha Bhojanambu Durga Telugu
1987 Punya Dampathulu Telugu
1987 Collector Gari Abbai Telugu
1987 Gandhinagar Rendava Veedhi Telugu
1991 Thanthu Vitten Ennai Tamil
1991 Appula Appa Rao Ammaji Telugu
1992 Prema Vijetha Telugu
1996 Ninne Pelladata Telugu
1997 Devudu Telugu
1998 Ooyala Telugu
1998 Ganesh Telugu
1998 Aavida Maa Aavide Archana's mother Telugu
1998 Pandaga Telugu
1998 Premante Idera Subbammatta Telugu
2000 Badri Telugu
2001 Apparao Ki Oka Nela Thappindi Telugu
2001 Family Circus Subbu's grandmother Telugu
2001 Snehamante Idera Padmini's grandmother Telugu
2001 Ammaye Navvithe Telugu
2002 Lahiri Lahiri Lahirilo Telugu
2002 Nee Thodu Kavali Telugu
2003 Nenu Pelliki Ready Telugu
2003 Tagore Tagore's grandmother Telugu
2004 Mr & Mrs Sailaja Krishnamurthy Krishnamurthy's aunt Telugu
2005 Avunanna Kaadanna Telugu
2006 Devadasu Bhanumathi's grandmother Telugu
2006 Ashok Ashok's grandmother Telugu
2006 Happy Madhumati's grandmother Telugu
2006 Evandoi Srivaru Aishwarya Rai Telugu
2007 Desamuduru Mataji Telugu
2008 Neninthe Ravi's mother Telugu
2009 Rechipo Telugu
2010 Adhurs Chandrakala's Mother Telugu
2011 Money Money, More Money Rekha's Mother Telugu
2012 Savior Siyona's Grandmother Telugu
2013 Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu Seetha's grandmother Telugu
2013 Tadakha Telugu
2013 Ongole Githa Sandhya's grandmother Telugu
2015 Temper Shanvi's grandmother Telugu
2015 Vinavayya Ramayya Telugu
2015 Bengal Tiger Akash's grandmother Telugu
2016 Gentleman Aishwarya's grandmother Telugu
2018 Kalakalappu 2 Srinivas's grandmother Tamil
2021 Aaradugula Bullet Shivaram's grandmother Telugu
2021 Romantic Mary Telugu
2022 Good Luck Sakhi Avva Telugu

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Veteran Actress Rama Prabha about her Film Industry career | Rewind of Popular Show | Swagathaalu". YouTube.
  2. ^ "Yesteryear actress Rama Prabha claims her ex Sarath Babu cheated her". India Today. 3 February 2019. Retrieved 6 July 2021.
  3. ^ "Tollywood senior actress Rama Prabha home tour". ap7am.com. Retrieved 6 July 2021.
  4. ^ "Veteran actress Rama Prabha alleges her former partner Sharath Babu cheated on her - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 July 2021.
  5. ^ Atluri, Sri (20 July 2007), "Ramaprabha – Interview", Telugu Cinema, pp. Star Interviews
  6. ^ "Mahesh Babu to Romance Kiara Advani in 'Bharat Ane Nenu' movie". NewsNexa.com. 23 October 2017. Retrieved 24 February 2018.
  7. ^ "Ramaprabha | Telugu Film Actress | Famous Peoples Chittoor". Temples In India Info - Slokas, Mantras, Temples, Tourist Places. 11 July 2014. Retrieved 6 July 2021.
  8. ^ "ర‌మాప్ర‌భ కూతుర్ని పెళ్లాడింది టాలీవుడ్ టాప్ హీరోయే.. మీకు తెలుసా..! - Telugu Lives". 21 January 2022.
  9. ^ "నంది అవార్డు విజేతల పరంపర (1964–2008)" [A series of Nandi Award Winners (1964–2008)] (PDF). Information & Public Relations of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 21 August 2020.(in Telugu)

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