Sangita Madhavan Nair

Sangeetha is an Indian actress, who has worked in Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam film industries, predominantly in the 1990s.[1] The actress is best known for her role as Shyamala in Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala, which was written and directed by Sreenivasan.[2] She is also well known for her role of Nirmala Mary in actor Vijay's breakthrough film Poove Unakkaga (1996).[3] She started her career as a child artiste in the movie Snehikkan Oru Pennu, a Malayalam movie released in 1978. Her debut film as a child artist in Tamil was En Rathathin Rathame, which is the Tamil remake of Hindi movie Mr. India. The first film she acted as a heroine was Ellame En Rasathan in 1995.

Sangita
OccupationActress
Years active1978–2003; 2014
Spouse(s)S. Saravanan (m.2000 - present)
ChildrenSaai Thejaswathy (b.2002)
Parent(s)Madhavan Nair
Padma

Personal lifeEdit

She is born as the youngest among four children, to Malayali parents, settled at Chennai. Her father, Madhavan Nair is from Kottakkal, Malappuram and mother, Padma is from Kuzhalmannam, Palakkad. Her father migrated to Chennai for fruit business and the family settled there. She had her primary education from Sri Gujarati Vid Matriculation School, Chennai.[4] She has two sisters, Mallika and Charu and a brother, Nitheesh.[5] Her brother portrayed a supporting role in her unreleased film, Punniyavathi.[6]

She married cinematographer S. Saravanan in 2000 and retired from acting after marriage. She assisted her husband when he directed his first film, Silambattam starring Silambarasan, Sana Khan and Sneha.[7][8] They have a daughter, Saai Thejaswathy.

AwardsEdit

Partial filmographyEdit

Year Title Role Language Notes
1978 Snehikkan Oru Pennu Malayalam Child Artiste
1983 Manju Malayalam
1986 Vartha Malayalam
Ennennum Kannettante Malayalam
1987 Nee Allenkil Njan Malayalam
1989 En Rathathin Rathame Tamil
1990 Vazhndhu Kattuvom Tamil
1991 Idhaya Vaasal Uma Tamil
Shanti Kranti Kannada
Kadinjool Kalyanam Malayalam
Nattukku Oru Nallavan Tamil
Neelagiri Malayalam
1992 Naangal Gayathri Tamil
Devar Veettu Ponnu Tamil
Chinna Pasanga Naanga Tamil
Vasantha Malargal Tamil
Samundi Lakshmi Tamil
Naadody Sindhu Malayalam
1993 Arthana Anu Malayalam
1993 Thalattu Tamil
1994 Mahanadi Adult Kaveri Tamil
Sarigamapadani Sangita Tamil
Raja Pandi Tamil
Ravanan Uma Tamil
Pudhusa Pootha Rosa Tamil
1995 Simhavalan Menon Urmila Malayalam
Manathile Oru Paattu Tamil
Ellame En Rasathan Raani Tamil
Pullakuttikaran Ammu Tamil
Swapnam Malayalam
Seethanam Dhanalakshmi Tamil
Aniyan Bava Chetan Bava Malu Malayalam
1996 Amman Kovil Vaasalile Poongothai Tamil
Poove Unakkaga Nirmala Mary Tamil
Puthiya Parasakthi Tamil
Kaalam Maari Pochu Indra Tamil
Vetri Vinayagar Asirikai Tamil
Namma Ooru Raasa Raasathi Tamil
Alexander Priya Tamil
1997 Vallal Chella Kili Tamil
Ganga Gowri Gowri Tamil
Adrasakkai Adrasakkai Sangeetha Tamil
Pongalo Pongal Chitra Tamil
Punniyavathi Tamil Unreleased
Kalyana Vaibhogam Shanthi Tamil
1998 Kattathoru Penpoovu Kasthuri Malayalam
Rathna Chinthamani Tamil
Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala Shyamala Malayalam Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress
Most Popular Role
Manthrikumaran Aswathy Malayalam
Yaare Neenu Cheluve Kamali Kannada
Kumbakonam Gopalu Sangeetha Tamil
1999 Samarasimha Reddy Sangeetha Telugu
Ethirum Pudhirum Selvi Tamil
Poomaname Vaa Seetha Tamil
Pallavur Devanarayanan Vasundhara Malayalam
Vazhunnor Rabeka Malayalam
Crime File Amala Malayalam
Saaphalyam Sumithra Malayalam
Jayam Durga Tamil
2000 Yare Nee Abhimani Utthara Kannada
Kann Thirandhu Paaramma Gayatri, Amman Tamil
2002 Kanal Kireedam Mary Malayalam
2014 Nagara Varidhi Naduvil Njan Sunitha Malayalam

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 7 October 2011. Retrieved 15 April 2012.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ V.P., Nicy (20 August 2014). "Sreenivasan and Sangita to Rejoin After 'Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala'". International Business Times. Retrieved 2 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Sudharsan's starry wedding reception - Times of India". Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 5 October 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 4 October 2014. Retrieved 30 September 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Google Groups". Groups.google.com. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  7. ^ "Tamil Cinema News - Tamil Movie Reviews - Tamil Movie Trailers". Indiaglitz.com. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  8. ^ "Movie News simbu silambaattam saravanan sangeetha nayantara liplock simbu nayantara kiss simbu nayan gallery images". Behindwoods.com. Retrieved 18 July 2018.

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