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SpouseParthiban (m. 1994)

Jayamalini (or Jaya Malini) is an Indian actress who has acted in more than 500 Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi movies.



She was introduced to Tollywood in 1975 by Vittalacharya in the movie he produced, Aadadani Adrustam. She acted in several Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam movies. She learned dancing from Heeralal master.[ further explanation needed ]

Personal life

She married Parthiban, a police inspector on 19 July 1994 and settled in Chennai with her only son. [2] In 2005, the former actress and dancer was busy looking for a writer to help pen her biography. [3]

Her sister Jyothi Lakshmi was also a cabaret dancer in films.[ citation needed ]

Selected filmography






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