With more than 250 feature films to her credit, she has acted alongside almost all the top most film stars in South Indian languages including MG Ramachandran, N.T. Rama Rao, Shivaji Ganesan, and others.
A few years ago, she was cured of cancer. Her husband Swamee had passed away an year ago. The body is being donated to a medical college, as per her wishes.