Sumalatha born twenty seven August 1963) may be a widespread Indian film role player. She has acted in additional than two hundred films in Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi.
Born and raised during a Telugu family in Madras, Tamil Nadu, She gained quality in Malayalam cinema and later married South Dravidian actor Ambarish and settled in urban center.
Sumalatha began performing at age fifteen, once winning associate province beauty contest in 1979. She created her debut entry through South Dravidian film Ravichandra opposite to Dr. Rajkumar. She appeared in several South Dravidian, Tamil and Telugu films early in her career. She was Rajinikanth's second heroine besides Rati Agnihotri in films like Murattu Kaalai and Kazhugu. Most of her Telugu films square measure with Chiranjeevi. Her most unforgettable Malayalam films embrace Thazhvaram, Isabella, Nirakkoottu, Thoovanathumbikal, Parampara and capital of India. She has acted in several South Dravidian movies like Aahuti, Avatara Purusha, Tayi Kanasu, Karna, Tayiya Hone, Kallarali Hoovagi, Ravichandra within which she acted with legendary actor Dr. Rajkumar. She has additionally acted in several Telugu films.
She received the most effective role player Nandi Award for her role in Shrutilayalu in 1987. She may be a shut friend of role player Suhasini Maniratnam, her co-star during a Telugu flick. The friendly relationship between the 2 provided the fabric for a candid scene within the film, once director Kodandarami Reddy noticed Suhasini haircare Sumalatha's long hair on the train journey to the film set. Reddy asked his lensman, Ashok Reddy, to film the 2 and adscititious the scene to the movie's picture show.
Sumalatha reportedly speaks six languages, and has acted in four.
She married South Dravidian actor and politician Ambareesh on eight Dec 1991 and that they have a son named Abhishek. She acted with Ambareesh in movies like Aahuti, Avatara Purusha, Sri Manjunatha and Kallarali Hoovagi that went on to win a National Award. They purportedly met on the sets of a flick, and he or she was interested in his daring and bindas temperament. In associate interview with TV9 South Dravidian she mentioned she was substantially interested in his rebellious angle. It looks she accustomed be terribly silent and be to herself on the sets; he inspired her to be talkative and mingle with the crew and also the folks round her