Classical dancer and yesteryear actress Shobana is the focal point currently in Malayalam cinema and classical dance circles. It is heard that Shobana is all set to enter the wedlock with a family friend. However, an official confirmation is awaited about the same.
Having dedicated her life to dance, she had adopted a girl child in the year 2001 and had named her Anantha Narayani. Shobana was last seen in the 2013 Malayalam film Thira and hasn’t appeared in films since. The actress has acted in more than 200 films in all the four South Indian languages.
The dancer turned actress has remained single all this while and has many times said that dance is her first love. Shobana was awarded the Padma Shri in the year 2006 for her contribution to the art form of dance. Shobana is the niece of popular Travancore sisters Padmini and Ragini. Most of the members from Shobana’s family have been involved in this art-form and have contributed immensely to dance.