Indian film and television actress. She has acted in more than 350 films and 10 television serials in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. During her career, she has played various characters, playing lead, supporting as well as antagonistic roles. Film director A. P. Nagarajan is her maternal uncle. She was named after Nagarajan's film Vadivukku Valai Kappu, which was released on the same day as she was born - 7 July 1962.