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Meena Durairaj Biography / Profile

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Date Of Birth
Thursday, September 16, 1976
Star Sign
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Full Name
Meena Durairaj
Raj Mallika

Meena Durairaj biography:

Meena Durairaj is popularly known as Meena is an Indian actress who acts in south Indian films. She was born on September 16th 1976 in Chennai. Besides her acting, Meena  is a dancer, singer and also hosts television shows.

She is the daughter of Durairaj and Raj Mallika. She has been into acting since 1982 starting as child artist. She was married to a Software Engineer Vidyasagar who is a Bangalore resident on July 12th 2009. The couple now has one child born on 1st January 2011 in Chennai. She was given Lalitha Kalanjali Award for her outstanding performance in the movie Chanti released in 1992. This movie made her won 2 regional awards. She got Thumbs Up Best Actress Award for Rajinikanth starrer Muthu (1995) and 3 times Filmfare best actress awards, out of them 2 were for Tamil films Bharathi Kannama and Ejamaan released in 1997 and 1991. She has also won the famous Kalaimamani Awards in 1998 Her recent awards TSR TV9 2010 awards and Ugadi Puraskaar Awards 2011 under special jury and best actress won were  for a Telugu film Tarikonda Venkamamba(2009)

Meena’s debut in Film industry started with a Tamil movie Nejangal. But she was taken then as Child artist. It casts Dr. Shivaji Ganeshan as male lead. Her film career as an actress began with Seetharamayya gaari Manavaralu parallely in Tamil too with Oru Pudiya Kadhal. She has acted with many top stars of south film as Rajinikanth, Kamal Hassan, Chiranjeevi, Vishnuvardan, Venkatesh, Balakrishna, Nagarjuna, Mohanlal, Mamooty covering Telugu, Tamil , Kannada and Malayalam languages. She was highly recognized with telugu film Chanti (1992). She emerged as a star heroine in starting 90’s to mid 90’s in South. She has done movies like Ejamaan, Veera, Muthu(1995) with Superstar Rajinikanth an Avaishanmugai with Kamal Hassan. She had appeared even after her marriage in few films like Hendtheera Darbar and Sri Vasavi Vaibhavam (2012).


Sri Jagadguru Adi Shankara

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Average: 3.4 (26 votes)
Tags: Tollywood
Genre: Drama
Release Date
Thursday, August 8, 2013
Production Company: Global Peace Creators

The film is about Hindu spiritual guru Jagadguru Adi Sankaracharya. Kaushik Babu is playing the lead role with Ramachandra, well-known as Indian Idol is making his debut as actor. The film has other star-cast including Jayaprakash Reddy, Naga Babu, Sai Kumar, Suman, Prakash Raj, Anand, Jayaprada, Roja, Rohini, Tulasi, etc. Top heroes Nagarjuna, Mohan Babu, Srihari and Upendra are playing cameos in the film. Nara Jayasri Devi producing this movie on Global Peace Creators banner. Naga Srivatsa composed the music and P K H Das handles the camera. Latest attempt by JK Bharavi who is the main person behind Raghavendra Rao/ Nagarjuna devotional movies creates lots of doubts as the earlier movies lacks spiritual depth. He is known in the industry that possesses the capability for making such movies. But this movie will be extremely challenged for him as it is not easy as Shankara to write in simple slokas with immense meaning. The adding of commercial elements as seen in posters, trailers doesn’t show anywhere close to the initially made movie in Sanskrit with Sarvadaman Banerjee as Shankara was immense drama got many national awards, was critically acclaimed.This film is yet to release due to some production works are still going on. Previously it is expected to be released on April 08, 2013 and later on it is changed for many months. Let’s wait for the release.

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