It is birth anniversary of actress Srividya who passed away recently.
Her brilliant portrayals as a mother in many films were highly acclaimed.
Srividya was born to Tamil film comedian Krishnamurthy and Carnatic classical singer M L Vasanthakumari.
Srividya launched her career as a child artist in the 1966 Tamil film Thiruvarutchelvar (1966) alongside legendary actor Sivaji Ganesan.
She acted in films such as Velli Vizha, Sollathaan Ninaikkiren and Apoorva Raagangal, all directed by K Balachander.
Srividya was a good singer as well.