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Sangita Madhavan Nair

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Occupation  Actress
Parent(s)  Madhavan Nair, Padma
Years active  1978–20032014–present
Siblings  Nitheesh, Mallika, Raji
Sangita Madhavan Nair wearing eyeglasses, gold jewellery and green dress

Born  25 July 1976 (age 44) (1976-07-25)
Children  Sai Tejaswini (b. 2005)
Spouse  Sakthi Saravanan (m. 2003)
Movies  Kaalam Maari Pochu, Poove Unakkaga, Ganga Gowri, Crime File, Seethanam
Similar  Sangeetha Krish, Anju Aravind, Ramarajan

Sangita is an Indian actress, who has worked in Tamil and Malayalam film industries, predominantly in the 1990s. The actress is best known for her role as Shyamala in Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala, which was written and directed by Sreenivasan. She is also well known for her role of Nirmala Mary in actor Vijay's breakthrough film Poove Unakkaga (1996). She started her career as a child artiste in the movie Snehikkan Oru Pennu, a Malayalam movie released in 1978. Her debut film as a child artist in Tamil was En Rathathin Rathame, which is the Tamil remake of Hindi movie Mr. India. The first film she acted as a heroine was Ellame En Rasathan in 1995.


Sangita Madhavan Nair in her youth wearing a pink blouse

நடிகை சங்கீதாவின் இன்றைய நிலை - Actress Sangita Madhavan Nair Biography

Personal life

Sangita Madhavan Nair looking afar

She is born as the youngest among four children, to Malayali parents, settled at Chennai. Her father, Madhavan Nair is from Kottakkal, Malappuram and mother, Padma is from Kuzhalmannam, Palakkad. Her father migrated to Chennai for fruit business and the family settled there. She had her primary education from Sri Gujarati Vid Matriculation School, Chennai. She has two sisters, Mallika and Raji and a brother, Nitheesh. Her brother portrayed a supporting role in her unreleased film, Punniyavathi.

She married cinematographer Saravanan in 2003 and retired from acting after marriage. She assisted her husband when he directed his first film, Silambattam starring Silambarasan, Sana Khan and Sneha. They have a daughter, Sai Tejaswithi.


Sangita Madhavan wearing a pink and orange dress and gold necklace

  • 1998 Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress - Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala *1998 [Nominated - Filmfare Award for best actress] -Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala *1998 [Nominated - Asianet Film award for best actress] - Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala *1998 - [Cinema Express Award for best actress] -Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala

  • Songs

    Vaadi Pottapulle VeliyeKaalam Maari Pochu · 1996
    Selaikku PottaSeethanam · 1995
    Rathiri Puthu RathiriSeethanam · 1995


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