Sumalatha (27 August, 1963) is a popular Indian Film Superstar. She is based out of South India. She was born in Madras, brought up in Bombay and Andhra Pradesh. She had a very cosmopolitan upbringing. She joined films at the age of 15 after winning a beauty contest in Andhra. She speaks six different languages . Her close friend is actress Suhasini Maniratnam. She has acted in almost all types of roles from character to high action movies. She is married to veteran actor and politician Ambareesh from Karnataka. She is a very natural actress. The movie, which everybody admires her is in Malayalam language which is Thoovanathumbikal, a film from the Master of film direction, Padmarajan. She acted as a going to be sex worker Clara opposite to the most spontaneous star in Malayalam, Mohanlal. She has acted in many Malayalam movies like Thazhvaram, Izabella, New Delhi, No.20
Who is most successful south Indian actress in bollywood?