Vimala Raman
Raman at a press conference in 2013
Born
Sydney, NSW, Australia
OccupationActress
Years active2006–present

Vimala Raman[1] is an Australian actress and former model who has worked in Indian cinema. She appeares in Telugu, Malayalam and Tamil language films. Born and brought up in Australia, she mader her debut in 2006 with the Tamil film Poi. An established Bharatanatyam dancer and a graduate in B.Sc Information Systems from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Raman had also won the title of "Miss India Australia" in 2004[2]

Career

She made her acting debut in 2006 with Poi, a Tamil film directed by Kailasam Balachander. Her first Malayalam film was Time with Suresh Gopi. She paired with Ajmal Ameer in Pranayakalam in 2007 and with Jayaram in Sooryan. In the same year, she also appeared with Mammooty in Nasrani and with Dileep in Romeoo. She appeared in College Kumaran with Mohanlal and in Calcutta News with Dileep in 2008. Vimala Raman attended the Natanalaya Dance Academy based in Sydney, Australia. She studied dance under the tutelage of Jayalakshmi Kandiah.

In February 2016, she acted in the Malayalam film Oppam, along with actor Mohanlal.[3]

Filmography

As Actress
Key
Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Language Notes
2006 Poi Shilpa Tamil Debut film
2007 Time Vaiga Menon Malayalam
2007 Pranayakalam Maria Varghese Malayalam
2007 Sooryan Maya Malayalam
2007 Nasrani Sarah Eapen Malayalam
2007 Romeoo Dr. Priya Malayalam
2008 Calcutta News Smitha Malayalam
2008 College Kumaran Madhavi Menon Malayalam
2008 Apoorva Lakshmi Devi Malayalam
2008 Raman Thediya Seethai Ranjitha Tamil
2009 Evaraina Epudaina Madhumitha Telugu [4]
2010 Aptharakshaka Nagavalli Kannada
2010 Gaayam 2 Vidya Telugu
2010 Ranga The Donga Mangamma Telugu
2011 Raaj Priya Telugu
2011 Chattam Sindhu Telugu
2011 Dam 999 Meera English / Malayalam
2012 Kulumanali Pravallika Telugu
2012 Nuvva Nena Herself Telugu Special appearance in the song "Tha Tha Thamara"
2013 Mumbai Mirror Jia Hindi
2013 Chukkalanti Ammayi Chakkanaina Abbayi Sameera Telugu
2013 Amazon turning point Madonna Malayalam
2015 Raja Rajendra Yamuna Kannada Extended Cameo appearance
2016 Poyi Maranju Parayathe Swayamprabha Malayalam
2016 Oppam Devayani Malayalam [5]
2017 Om Namo Venkatesaya Shridevi
Padmavathi
Telugu [6]
2019 Iruttu Jinn Shaika Tamil
2021 Grandma Tamil
Malayalam
Post Production

Web series

Year Title Role Network Notes
2021 PubGoa Aadhira ZEE5 [7]

References

  1. ^ "Vimala Raman". Telegram. 28 October 2020. Retrieved 5 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Vimala Raman crowned Miss India Australia". The Tribune. 28 October 2004. Retrieved 5 June 2016.
  3. ^ "Vimala Raman as Mohanlal's heroine". The Times of India. 5 February 2016. Retrieved 7 February 2016.
  4. ^ "'Evaraina Epudaina' fame Vimala Raman looks stunning on Instagram and we have proof".
  5. ^ "Vimala Raman as Mohanlal's heroine".
  6. ^ "Forgotten Actress' Surfaces in Hot Avatar".
  7. ^ "PubGoa on Zee5: Forgotten Actress Hopes for A Career in OTT".