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Saranya Ponvannan

Saranya Ponvannan

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1970-04-26

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Saranya Ponvannan (born 26 April 1969), born as Sheela Christina, is a popular South Indian film actress who has predominantly appeared in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam language films and a few Kannada language films. Saranya made her debut in a lead role in Mani Ratnam's Nayakan (1987) and went on to play lead roles from 1987-1996. Following an eight-year sabbatical, she returned to films in 2003 as a character actor, specializing in "mother of the hero" roles.

Personal Life

She was born in a Christian family at Alappuzha, Kerala and is the daughter of Malayalam film director A. B. Raj who directed over 75 films. She married actor-director Rajasekar in 1987 and later divorced in 1988. She then married actor-director Ponvannan in 1995 and this couple has two daughters.

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