Some of her popular Telugu movies as actor are NTR’s Badipantulu, Bala Bharatam, Bharya Biddalu, Maa Nanna Nirdosh and Babu. She began her first leading role in the Tamil film K Balachander’s Moondru Mudichu. In Telugu, her first breakout film as heroine was Padaherella Vayasu (1978). She went on to become number one heroine in the Telugu film industry.
She acted in many blockbusters late NTR, ANR, Krishna and Sobhan Babu in the late 70’s and 1980’s. She ruled the Tollywood industry with series of blockbusters likes Vetagadu, Kondaveeti Simham, Premabhishekam, Sardar Paparayudu, and Bobbili Puli. In early 1980’s she entered into Bollywood and went to become number one actress there. After acting films like Burripalem Bolludu, Karthika Deepam, Aakali Rajyam, Guru Shishyulu, Trishulam, Anuraga Devata and Oka Radha Iddaru Krishnulu in 80’s, she stayed away from Tollywood few years.
However, she returned to Telugu with K Rahgavendra Rao’s Aakhari Poratam (1989), Jagadeka Veerudu Atiloka Sundari (1990) and Kshana Kshanam.
Let's take a look at the top five Telugu films of the star!
Text: Inputs from Telugucinema.com
Sridevi – Her magic lives on!