Sarojadevi Biography


B Sarrojadevi
Profile of Dr B Sarojadevi
Name Bhairappa Sarojadevi 
Popular Name Abinaya sarasvathy, Kanadaththu paingili
Mother Language Kannada
Native place Bangalore
Date of birth 07 01 1940
Family Father: Bhairappa, Mother: Rudramma, Husband: Sri Harsha, Daughter: Buvaneswari
First film Mahakavi kalidas (kannada) in 1955
Turning point Turning point:Naadodi Mannan in 1958
No. of films acted More than 180 movies (in four language Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Hindi)
Awards

National Awards

State and other Awards

  • 2011 Sri Kala Sudha Telugu Association Awards
  • 2010 Lifetime achievement award by the Government of Tamil Nadu
  • 2009 Dr.Rajkumar National award by the Government of Karnataka
  • 2009 N.T.R. National Award from Government of Andhra Pradesh for the second time for the year 2009
  • 2009 Natya Kaladhar Award - Tamil cinema, by Bharat Kalachar Chennai
  • 2007 NTR award for remarkable achievement by Karnataka Telugu Academy
  • 2007 Rotary Sivaji Award by the Charitable Trust and Rotary Club of Chennai
  • 2006 Honorary Doctorate from Bangalore University
  • 2003 Dinakaran award for All-round Achievement
  • 2001 N.T.R. National Award from Andhra Pradesh Government for the year 2001
  • 1997 Tamil Nadu Government’s M.G.R award
  • 1997 Lifetime achievement awards by Cinema Express in Chennai
  • 1997 Filmfare award for All-round Achievement
  • 1989 Karnataka Government’s Rajyothsava award
  • 1980 Abhinandana-Kanchana Mala award by Karnataka State
  • 1965 Honoured as a title "Abinya saraswathy" by Karnataka Government
Honours Honoured as the first woman chairperson of the feature film jury for the 45th National film festival for the year 1997.
Honoured as the chairperson of the feature film jury for the 53rd National film festival for the year 2005
Some famous films Tamil
Nadodi manan (1958) Kalyanaparisu (1959) Panitherai(1960) Palum pazhamum (1961) Aadiperukku(1962) Alayamani (1962) Periya idathu pen (1963) Iruvar ullam (1963) Puthiya paravai (1964) Engavettu pillai (1965) Anbe vaa (1966) Panama pasama, Thamaei nenjam (1968) Kualvilakku (1969) pathumathapandham (1974)
Kanada
Malayalam Mahakavikalidaas (1955) Anna Thangi(1958) Kittooru ranee Chennamma(1962) Amarashilpi Jakanachari(1964) Beretha Jeeva(1965)  Mallammana Pavada(1968) Katha sangama(1974) Bhagyavantharu, Baruvahana (1978)
Telugu
Sri Krishnarjuna Yuddham, Uma Chandi Gauri Sankarula Katha,  Seetharama Kalyanam, Amara Silpi Jakkana.
Hindi
Sauraal, Phayam