Jyothika Saravanan is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Tamil films. She also acted in some Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi films. She won three Filmfare Awards, three Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, four Dinakaran Awards, International Tamil Film Awards and other awards and nominations.
|Born||10/18/1977 Bombay, Maharashtra, India|
|jyothika father||Chander Sadanah|
She debuted in Bollywood in the Hindi film Doli saja ke Rakhna (1997), directed by Priyadarsan. She starred in her first Tamil film Vaali (1999) and her first Telugu film Tagore (2003), opposite Chiranjeevi. She received her first Filmfare Awards for Vaali (1999) as Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South.
Jyothika Early and personal life
Jyothika was born to a Punjabi father and a Maharashtrian mother.Her father is Chander Sadanah, a film producer and her mother is Seema Sadanah. Actress Nagma is her half-sister. She completed her schooling in Learner’s Academy, Mumbai. She later majored in Psychology at the Mithibai College in Mumbai. She also has a sister Roshini (born Radhika) and a brother Suraj, who is working as an assistant director for Priyadarshan.
She made her acting debut in the Hindi film Doli Saja Ke Rakhna, directed by Priyadarshan, but it did not do well commercially. In a 2000 interview with India Today, Priyadarshan said that he “lapsed into depression” after the film flopped
In 2003, she starred in Dhool with Vikram, Kaakha Kaakha with Suriya, Thirumalai with Vijay, all of which did well at the box office, Kaakha Kaakha, in particular, being one of the biggest hits of her career. She was listed amongst the Best Actress nominees in Filmfare Awards South for her roles in Dhool and Kaakha Kaakha. She got International Tamil Film Awards Special Jury For Best Actress.
Her last films were Gautham Menon’s Pachaikili Muthucharam and the critically acclaimed Mozhi, both in 2007. Her roles in these two films, as a negative character in the former (which she played for the first time) and as a deaf and mute in the latter earned her widespread appreciation. Among these, Mozhi won her acclaim. Her performance took her very close to winning the National Film Award for Best Actress.
Jyothika made her comeback to tamil with 36 vayadhinile, a remake of the hit Malayalam film Jyothika receved critical acclaim for her performance in the film as a middle – aged housewife who sets out to stand on her own.
Actress jyothika net worth:-
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According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Jyothika net worth is approximately $1 Million – $3 Million. She studied psychology at Mithibai College in Mumbai. Her first role was in Vaali (1999), for which she won Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South. Read More…