Friday, August 16, 2013


Sudha Chandran, got popularized as 'Mayuri' since her Hindi film 'Nache Mayuri' became a super hit in 1986.That film ran all over the country in packed houses.
Sudha Chandran was born on 21 September 1964 and had studied up to M.A. from Mumbai.While on a pilgrimage trip to the South, she met with an accident at Trichi, in Tamil Nadu.Her right leg had to be amputated due to infection while treatment.It was a crucial fate for the young girl who was a well talented dancer.
Sudha Chandran was not ready to give up but overcame her disability with the aid of an artificial foot known as 'Jaipur foot'.The girl gathered enough guts and determined to go ahead with her dancing also.Ignoring the pain on her leg  she performed dance programs on stags all over India and abroad.She performed dances on stages at Europe,Canada and Middle East.
The 1984 Telugu film 'Mayuri' in which she plays herself became a super hit and it was remade to Hindi as 'Nache Mayuri' in 1986 and she got praise and accolades from millions of viewers.There after 'Mayuri' acted in several Bollywood films,and in many other languages like Tamil,Telugu,Kannada and Malayalam.
Sudha Chandran is a regular actor in T.V.Serials on popular channels like DD,DD Metro,Sun TV,Star Plus,Zee TV,Sony TV,Sahara One,Surya TV,Amritha TV,Asianet etc.
Selected Filmography
Mayuri (Telugu)
Nache Mayuri  (Hindi)
Chinna Thambi Periya Thambi (Tamil)
Chinna Poove Mella Pesu(Tamil)
Malarum Kiliyum(Malayalam)
Sarvam Sakthimayam (Tamil)
Kaalam Maari Kadha Maari (Mal)
Pati Parameshwar (Hindi)
Jeene ki Sazaa (Hindi)
Jaan Pechaan
Shola aur Shabnam
Inteha pyar ki
Phoolan Hasina Rankali
Baali Umar ko salam
Hum aapke dil mein rehte hain
Tune mera dil Leliya
Shadi karke phas gaya yaar
Daldu Chorayu Dhire Dhire
Qaid mein hai Bulbul
Insaf ki devi

Alaxander the great (Mal)
Ameerin Aadhi Bhagavan

1 comment:

  1. Sudha Chandran has transformed her disability into her strength. The same is the case with Deepa Malik- the first woman Indian athlete to win a model in Paralympics Rio 2016. She is paralyzed below the waist. But, she is a swimmer, an athlete, a motor rally driver and an entrepreneur. Read her inspirational life story here- Deepa Malik- From paralysis to Olympic Medal