Yesteryear actress and dancer Jyothilakshmi is no more. She passed away due to health issue on Tuesday in Chennai.
Jyothilakshmi was famous in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam and Kannada movies, where she was seen in more than 300 films. Jyothilakshmi made her acting debut with the Tamil flick “Periya Idathu Penn” in the year 1963. Her major hit films include “Pilla? Piduga?” in the year 1972, “Gandharava Kanya” in 1979, “Donga Ramudu & Party” in the year 2003, “Bangaru Babu” in 2009, “Sita Ramulu” in 1980 and also the most popular hit alongside ANR in “Premnagar”.
Previously, if Jyothilakshmi song is present in a movie, then that movie will be a sure shot hit. So all the directors used to queue up to cast this actress in their movies. In 70’s and 80’s, the music composers use to compose special songs for Jyothilakshmi.
Jyothilakshmi also introduced her sister Jayamalini to the silver screens and she also grabbed the audience’s heart with her dance moves.
We at iluvcinema.in express our deep condolences and may Jyothilakshmi’s soul rest in peace. We extend our support to Jyothilakshmi’s family to stay strong.
Written by: D