Legendary Veteran Tamil Actorcomedian and singer Manorama passes away at the age of 78 due to multiple organ failure. She was a lady full of talent who had acted with actors for generations and also gave matched performance with present day actors.

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BIRTHNAME – Gopishantha & NICKNAME – Aachi (Mother)

  • She started her career at the age of 12 as a stage actor.
  • She had a special record of working with 5 CMs of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu named Anna Durai, M G Ramachandran, M Karunanidhi, N T Rama Rao and J Jayalalithaa.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

  • She holds a Guinness World Record for acting more than 1000 films.
  • She was awarded with Kalaimamani award by the Government of Tamil Nadu.
  • In 1995 she was presented with Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award – South.
  • In 1989 she also bagged National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress for the movie Pudhiya Pathai.
  • In 2002 she was honoured with Padma Shri.

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