27 September 1988
|Children||Shaema Venkat (b. 2016)|
Revathy (born 27 September 1988), known by her stage name Kadhal Sandhya, is an Indian film actress who acts primarily in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films.
She was born in Trivandrum. Her father Ajith is an employee of IOB and her mother Maya is a beautician. She has an elder brother, Rahul. She attended Vidyodaya Girls Higher Secondary School, Chennai until completing Class 9.
She married a Chennai-based IT worker, Arjun, on 6 December 2015. The ceremony was held at Guruvayur Temple. The couple had a daughter in September 2016.
Sandhya was studying when she starred in the Tamil love story Kaadhal. The role was offered to many known actresses, including Ileana D'Cruz and then Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, but the latter's father was reluctant to let her become an actress at the time. The team then picked Saranya Nag was in Class IX, when cinematographer Vijay Milton referred her on to Balaji Sakthivel. She was initially considered to play the heroine in the film, but finally the role was later handed to Sandhya, after the director felt Saranya looked too young.
After the success of the film Kaadhal,in 2004, she took up a Malayalam film titled Alice in Wonderland which she played as the sister of actor Jayaram. Then came the musical romance Dishyum with Jeeva. In her third Tamil film, Vallavan, she had only a small role, and the film had only modest box office success. She also acted in Koodal Nagar with Bharath. She debuted as a playback singer for the film Manjal Veiyil. In 2010, she appeared in a role opposite Vishnuvardhan in the Kannada film Aptharakshaka directed by P. Vasu.
She is scheduled to appear in Tarun Gopi's forthcoming film Soodhaatam, Second Innings and Long Sight. She has been a judge on a number of reality shows including Comedy Stars and Little Stars on Asianet.
|2005||Alice in Wonderland||Alice||Malayalam|
|2007||Kannamoochi Yenada||Devasena Arumugam||Tamil|
|2008||Velli Thirai||Herself||Tamil||Cameo appearance|
|2008||Mahesh, Saranya Matrum Palar||Saranya||Tamil|
|2009||Manjal Veiyil||Gayathri||Tamil||Also sang a song in this movie|
|2010||Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam||Thumbi||Tamil|
|2011||D - 17||Sandhya||Malayalam|
|2012||Padmasree Bharat Dr. Saroj Kumar||Actress||Malayalam||Special appearance|
|2012||The Hit List||Gouri Vikram||Malayalam|
|2014||My Dear Mummy||Sandra||Malayalam|
|2015||Kaththukkutti||Item dancer||Tamil||Special appearance|