Maathu is an actress who was active during the 1980s and 1990s in Malayalam. She is born to Telugu speaking parents Venkit & Shantha. She has an elder sister, Sarala & a younger brother, Madhu.
Maathu is married to Dr. Jacob & later divorced. They have a son, Luke, & a daughter, Jaime.
Currently she is running Nrithanjali dance academy in New York.