Vidhubala entered the film field at the age of eight in a Malayalam film 'School Master' as a child artist.In the year 1973 she acted in the lead role as heroine in a Tamil movie 'Ponnukku Thanga Manassu' for which she got Best Actress award also.She was introduced as heroine in a Malayalam film in the year 1974 'College Girl' which was directed by Hariharan and written and produced by Dr.Balakrishnan.
College girl was a comedy entertainer in which Prem Nazir was the hero.The film was a big hit and Vidhubala was accepted by the audience of Kerala so that she was cast in several films.During the following years she was very busy and till 1981 she could act in more than 100 Malayalam films most of them in lead roles.
She was able to act with almost all main actors of those times including Prem Nazir,Madhu,Vincent,M.G.Soman,Mohan,Jayan,Kamal Hassan etc.
dubbed and so she could maintain her own identity.
The famous Cinematographer Madhu Ambatt is her brother.She quit acting career in 1981 when she was having so many films in hand.She married Murali Kumar a Businessman who produced several of her films.
Now she is appearing on a Channel in T.V. anchoring a program known as 'Kadhayallathu Jeevitham'.
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