Jayalalithaa – A Tribute to Amma Puratchi Thalaivi and a Successful Actress
Before Jayalalitha became a politician, she had a successful career as an actress. She was a reluctant to start in movies but she had to do it on insistence of her mother to support the family. She was ruling the charts in mid sixties. She did lot of movies with MG Ramachandran who became her political mentor also. She trained in classical music, western classical piano, and various forms of classical dance, including Bharatanatyam, Mohiniattam, Manipuri and Kathak.
She passed away on 5th Dec in Chennai. Her legacy in politics as well as movies will be remembered for a long time.