Vidyullekha Raman (born 4 November 1991), also known as Vidyu Raman, is an Indian film actress and theatre performer. The daughter of actor Mohan Raman, Vidyullekha made her debut in Gautham Menon's 2012 Neethaane En Ponvasantham.
Vidyullekha did her schooling in Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School and later went to MCTM Matriculation, where she developed an interest for theatre and acting. She gained her popularity doing stage productions during her college years at M.O.P. Vaishnav College, where she graduated with a degree in Visual Communication.
She has had over 7 years of theater experience. She made her debut in Gautham Menon's 2012 bilingual films Neethaane En Ponvasantham and Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu, appearing as Jenny, a friend of the character portrayed by Samantha. The actress has since played pivotal roles opposite N. Santhanam in Sundar C's Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru, in Malini 22 Palayamkottai and the Telugu film Ramayya Vasthavayya. She was seen in minor roles in both 2014 Pongal releases Jilla and Veeram.
The actress is the daughter of Indian Tamil film and Tamil television actor Mohan Raman, while her grandfather was the prominent lawyer V. P. Raman. Another uncle, P. S. Raman, was the former Advocate General of Tamil Nadu; while her cousin Gitanjali is married to leading Tamil film maker Selvaraghavan.
|2012||Neethaane En Ponvasantham||Tamil||Nominated, Vijay Award for Best Supporting Actress|
|Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu||Jenny||Telugu|
|2013||Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru||Tamil||Nominated, SIIMA Award Best Comedian|
|Ramayya Vasthavayya||Asha Jyothi||Telugu|
|Malini 22 Palayamkottai||Tamil|
|Veeram||Alamelu||Tamil||Winner, Edison Award for Best Comedian Female|
|Run Raja Run||Bujjima||Telugu||Nandi Award for Best Female Comedian|
|2015||Kaaki Sattai||Hospital Staff||Tamil|
|Inimey Ippadithaan||Santhanam's wife||Tamil|
|Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga||Tuner Kousalya||Tamil|
|Vedalam||Esther, Thamizh's Friend||Tamil|
|Raju Gari Gadhi||Bujjiamma||Telugu|
|Bhale Manchi Roju||Deepti||Telugu|
|Meendum Oru Kadhal Kathai||Tamil|
|Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu||Telugu|
|Saravanan Irukka Bayamaen||Tamil|
|Duvvada Jagannadham||Katyayini alias Katyu||Telugu|
|Goutham Nanda||Spoorthi's Friend||Telugu|
|Raju Gari Gadhi 2||Bellam Sridevi||Telugu|
|Raja The Great||Pandu||Telugu|
|Achari America Yatra||Telugu|
|Chi La Sow||Anu||Telugu|
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- Ramchander (1 April 2013). "Vidyullekha Raman in Ajith-Tamanna's next flick". One India. Retrieved 17 August 2013.