Biography A popular film star in Indian cinema before her entry into politics, having appeared as the lead heroine in over 140 films which includes films in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and worked in one Hindi film.
Her grandfather was in the service of the Mysore kingdom as a surgeon, and the prefix 'Jaya' was added to the name to reflect their association with king Jayachamarajendra Wodeyar of Mysore. Her mother called her Komalavalli.
She is famous for her acting as well as singing
Jayalalitha J: Photos, Pictures
Sachu and jayalalitha
Kunnakudi vaidyanathan receiving an award from Jayalalitha