Shari (actress)

Sadhana a.k.a. Shari is an Indian film and television actress. She was a prominent lead actress from 1982 to 1995 in Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu films.[1] Currently she is active in South Indian TV serials mainly in Tamil.

Shari
Born
Sadhana

(1963-04-14) 14 April 1963 (age 57)
Other namesShari, Sadhana
OccupationFilm actor
Years active1982–1995
2002–present
Spouse(s)Kumar (m.1991-present)
ChildrenKalyani (b.1993)
Parent(s)Vishwanathan, Saraswathi

Personal lifeEdit

Sadhana is born to Vishwanathan and Saraswathi at Andhra Pradesh. She is a trained classical dancer who learned Bharata Natyam from Padma Subrahmanyam and Kuchipudi from Vempati Chinna Satyam. She had her primary education from Saraswathi Vidyalaya Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chennai. She is the grand daughter of famous Kannada actress B. Ramadevi.

She is married to Kumar, a businessman in 1991. They have a daughter, Kalyani born in 1993. Sadhana is currently acting in Tamil TV serials.[2] Currently,she resides with her family in Chennai.

CareerEdit

She rose to fame after Namukku Parkkan Munthiri Thoppukal. She got a Kerala State film award for the same. In Tamil industry, she is known as Sadhana, she got her first offer as a supporting role in Hitler Umanath in 1982 where she act as Sivaji Ganesan's daughter, however she gained more attention when she makes debut as a heroine in Nenjathai Allitha where she was paired with actor Mohan which was released in 1984.

AwardsEdit

FilmographyEdit

MalayalamEdit

TamilEdit

KannadaEdit

TeluguEdit

  • Mugguru Ammayila Mogudu (1983)
  • Iddaru Kiladilu (1983)
  • Moogavani Paga(1983)
  • Peddarikam (1992)

TelevisionEdit

Television series -MalayalamEdit

Title Channel
Nilavum Nakshatrangalum Amrita TV
Swantham Malooty Surya TV
Sindhooram Asianet
Sparsham Asianet
Snehadaram DD Malayalam
Sthreedhanam Jeevan TV
Sthree Oru Jwala Asianet

Television series - TamilEdit

Year Title channel Role
Arthamulla Uravugal
Love in Bangkok Vasantham TV
2000–2001 Take it easy Vazhkai Sun TV
2000–2002 Gopuram
2002–2003 Panam
2001–2002 Nambikai Visalam
2002-2003 Penn
2003–2005 Avargal
2006–2007 Sorgam
2007 Veppilaikkari
2007 Latchiyam Kalaignar TV
2007 Nananyam Sun TV
2007-2008 Namma Kudumbam Kalaignar TV
2008–2010 Rekha IPS
2008-2009 Kanmanayee Sun TV
2009–2015 Thendral Padma Muthumanikkam
2009–2011 Dhinam Dhinam Deepavali Kalaignar TV
2009–2012 Idhayam Sun TV Valmiki's mother
2012-2014 Vairakyam Kalaignar TV Dhanam
2013 Valli Sun TV Bhanumathi
2014–2018 Kalyana Parisu Gomathy Dharmalingam
2014–2017 Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai Vijay TV Manju
2015–2016 Keladi Kanmani Sun TV Bhavani
2017–2019 Azhagiya Tamil Magal Zee Tamizh Rajamma
Chinna Thambi Star Vijay Prabha
2019–2020 Nila Sun TV Kausalya Rajashekar
2020 Anbudan Kushi Star Vijay Rajeswari (Raji)

Television series -TeluguEdit

Title Channel Role
Nanmakal ETV Telugu
Vijayam
Jayam
Amma Kasthuri

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Breaking News, Kerala news, latest news, India, Kerala politics, sports, movies, celebrities, lifestyle, E-paper, Photos & Videos". Manorama Online. Retrieved 1 December 2016.
  2. ^ "ശാരിക്ക്‌ പത്മരാജന്‍ നല്‍കിയ സമ്മാനം". mangalamvarika.com. Retrieved 15 May 2015.

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