Indian film actress, Kuchipudi dancer, and voice artist known for her works predominantly in Telugu cinema and Tamil cinema. She is also known for her works in a few Malayalam and Kannada films, Bollywood and television. Her acting debut was with the Tamil film Mella Pesungal. She then appeared in the Telugu hit Sitaara, which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu for that year. She then played an ornithologist in the 1985 mystery film Anveshana. In 1986, She made her Hindi film debut with Dosti Dushmani.