: సుచిత్ర కృష్ణమూర్తి) is an Indian actress
She started her career with the TV series Chunauti
while still in school.
She was a successful model in the early nineties, endorsing products such as Palmolive soap, Clearasil, Sunrise Coffee, Limca and Colgate toothpaste.
In 1994, she made her breakthrough in films with Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa
, a commercial and critically acclaimed hit, opposite Shahrukh Khan
She simultaneously pursued a music career in the mid to late 1990s, releasing the pop albums Dole Dole
, Dum Tara
, and Zindagi
, whose title track was composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber.
In 1987-88, she acted in a production of The Musical
, a musical based on the famous comic strip Peanuts
, directed by C Y Gopinath. She played the comic strip character Lucy.
Having given up her showbiz career for early marriage, she returned nearly ten years later in the film My Wife's Murder
(2005), starring opposite Anil Kapoor. The film garnered rave reviews for Suchitra as a performer.She also starred in Karma, Confessions and Holi
in 2009 - an Indo-American coproduction with an ensemble cast of stars including Naomi Campbell
and Vincent Curatola
, among others. The film failed at the box office.
The year 2010 saw the release of Rann
, a film about the Indian media, directed by Ram Gopal Varma with a cast including Amitabh Bachchan
and Riteish Deshmukh
. Suchitra played the role of a media... Read More