Sandhya (Aka) Revathy Ajith

 Kochi, Kerala
 Kaadhal (2004)

About Me

Sandhya was born to Ajith and Maya, and she has an elder brother, Rahul. She did her primary education at Vidyodaya Girls Higher Secondary School, Chennai. She did her schooling till Class 9. Her father is an employee of IOB whereas mother is a beautician. She married a Chennai-based IT professional, Venkat Chandrasekharan, on 6 December 2015.

Sandhya was studying when she starred in the critically acclaimed Tamil love story Kaadhal. However, due to her rising fame, especially after the blockbuster film Dishyum, her second Tamil film, she had to discontinue her studies before even passing her 10th class. After Kaadhal, for which she won the Filmfare Best Tamil Actress Award of 2004, she took up a Malayalam film titled Alice in Wonderland which she played as the sister of actor Jayaram. She was also a part of Mani Ratnam's stage show, Netru, Indru, Naalai and many other stage shows. 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 in playback singing for her Tamil film Manjal Veiyil. In 2010, she received a role opposite Vishnuvardhan in the Kannada film Aptharakshaka directed by P. Vasu, her role was very much appreciated by the critics and gave her a very good recognition. The film went on to become a mega hit that run for 35 continuous weeks in the theatres. She has signed Tarun Gopi's forthcoming film Soodhaatam, Second Innings and Long Sight. She has done many dance programmes on different stages. She learnt music in her childhood. Her upcoming movies are Fire, Ruthravathi, Avanthipuram and Lechipodhama.