The Hindu, june 16, 20010

Dr. B Saroja Devi institutes award

Three actors honoured this year

BANGALORE: The Bangalore unit of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan has announced its first ever ‘Padmabhushan Dr. B. Saroja Devi National Award' to veteran south Indian film actors Harini S. Rao, Anjali Devi and Jamuna Ramana Rao.

Director (programmes and projects) of the bhavan, H.N. Suresh, told presspersons here on Thursday that the award is named after Ms. Saroja Devi as she has established an endowment with the bhavan. The annual award is for talented women, including technicians, musicians, dancers, script writers and others, in Indian cinema. The bhavan selected three persons for the award this year and only one will be selected for the annual award in future, he added.

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February 13, 20010 /Tamilcinenews blog

Tamil cinema’s hit pair is MGR- Saroja Devi

A feeling that is inseparable for both the actors and their fans; an emotion that sticks to the actors and their co-artistes during their career- Love and Romance, two assets that are imperative to Tamil Cinema. Be it the usual story line – the brave hero wooing the heroine or the innocent heroine falling for the hero, love stories in Tamil cinema have offered the fans a lot to relate in real life. Though love stories started way back when cinema itself was created, the idea of on screen couple and fans following them as demigods started after the revolutionary MGR.

14th sep 2012

Sarojadevi - Just for Women 5th Anniversary

Just for Women (JFW) Magazine 5th Anniversary celebration event held at Chennai. Not too many heroines have had the privilege of winning the unconditional admiration of the masses, the high regard of the classes and the good word of the critics. When we thought of three such female leads, who have made a lasting impact on South Indian cinema over the last three generations, these names universally popped in our minds without a spec of hesitation. JFW listens to the legendary Saroja Devi, the very versatile Khushbu Sundar and the talented Trisha Krishnan while they go on a nostalgic trip discussing the South Indian fillm industry

B.Saroja Devi, Kushboo Sundar, Trisha Krishnan, , Aishwarya Dhanush, Ms.Bina Sujit.,Editor/Publisher of Just For Women(JFW), G.Dhananjayan (UTV) ,Uma Krishnan, Kamala Selvaraj graced the event.

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இவர்களுடன் நிற்க தகுதி இல்லாதவள் நான் - த்ரிஷா பேட்டி!

'JUST FOR WOMEN' என்ற பெண்களுக்கான பிரபல மாத இதழ், தனது 5-வது ஆண்டு விழாவை சிறப்பாக கொண்டாடும் வகையில் தமிழ் சினிமாவின் மூன்று தலைமுறை நடிகைகளான சரோஜாதேவி, குஷ்பூ, த்ரிஷா ஆகிய மூவரின் ஃபோட்டோக்களை அட்டைப்படத்தில் இடம்பெறச்செய்து இம்மாத இதழை வெளியிட்டது. நடிகைகள் சரோஜா தேவி, குஷ்பூ, த்ரிஷா ஆகிய மூவரும் கலந்து கொண்டு 'JUST FOR WOMEN' சிறப்பிதழை வெளியிட்டும், இதற்கான ஃபோட்டோஷூட்டில் கலந்துகொண்ட அனுபவத்தையும் பகிர்ந்துகொண்டனர்.

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November 20, 2007 (from India enews web page)

Documentary on legendary Saroja Devi

The shooting started a few days ago in the St. Theresa Primary School at Chamarajpet, the actress' alma mater. She was also felicitated by the students for her achievements in life. Saroja Devi made her debut at the age of 11 in the Kannada film 'Mahakavi Kalidasa'. Directed by the late Honnappa Bhagavathar, the film was released in 1956. She went on to star in popular Kannada films like 'Anna Thangi' and 'Schoolmaster'.

She also has the privilege of working in the first colour film of Kannada titled 'Amarashilpi Jakanachari'. Later she moved to Tamil filmdom and made a big mark there too.

She played leading female roles with each of the famous trio Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan and M.G. Ramachandran. All the three actors dominated Tamil cinema from the late 1950s to 70s.

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