Bollywood Hungama

Bollywood Entertainment at its best

Last Updated 12.11.2019 | 2:05 PM IST
  • LANGUAGE

  • FOLLOW US ON

  • FEEDBACK

Veteran actress Padmini passes away

Legendry south Indian film actress Padmini passed away following a heart attack at the Apollo Hospital late Sunday night. She was 74. Padmini made her last public appearance at a function on Saturday night to felicitate Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi. Also referred to as Padmini Ramachandran, she was the second of the famous ‘Travancore Sisters’. Padmini had acted in more than 250 films in a career spanning 30 years, starting out in 1949. Born June 12, 1932 she made her debut at the age of 17 in the Hindi film Kalpana (1949) and her first Tamil film was Manamagal (1950). Padmini was paired with Raj Kapoor in movies like Jish Des Mein Ganga Behti Hai, Aashiq and Mera Naam Joker and had done quite a few films in Hindi apart from some major work in Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu and Kannada.

Rate this article
Make favorite
Copyright © 2019 Hungama Digital Media Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

Forgot Password

Please provide your registered email address or username
  • OR

Write A Review

  • Click to rate on scale of 1-5
  • 5000 characters remaining

New notification