Saranya Ponvannan


He began acting in plays while working in the Bangalore Transport Service as a bus conductor. In 1973, he joined the Madras Film Institute to pursue a diploma in acting. Following his debut in K. Balachander's Tamil drama Apoorva Raagangal (1975), his acting career commenced with a brief phase of portraying antagonistic characters in Tamil films.

Name: Saranya Ponvannan

Profession: Indian film actress

Family:
Ponvannan (Spouse)
A.B.Raj (Father)

Movies:

Nirthasala Nayagan Manasukkul Mathappu En Jeevan Paduthu
Neerajanam Melam Kottu Thaali Kattu Sivapputhaali Dhaayam Onnu
Andru Peytha Mazhaiyil Sagalakala Sammandhi Karunguyil Kundram Artham
Anjali Ulagam Pirandhadhu Enakkaga Vanakkam Vathiyare Aakasha Kottayile Sultan
Cheppukilukkana Changathi Naan Pudicha Mappillai Aanaval Mothiram Ennum Nanmakal
Agni Paarvai Kottai Vaasal Sahasam Dasarathan
Magrib Journalist Ente Sreekuttikku Injakkadan Mathai & Sons
Karuththamma DollarSeevalaperi Seevalaperi Pandi Pasumpon
Meendum Savithri Appaji Easwaramoorthy IN Alai
Chantigadu Chatrapathy Arul Adhu
Meesai Madhavan Ramakrishna Varnajalam Ayodhya
Raam Sivakasi Thavamai Thavamirundhu Oru Naal Oru Kanavu
Em Magan Thiruvilaiyaadal Aarambam Adaikalam Rakhi
Thirumagan Jagadam Kireedam Pirappu
Vel Puli Varudhu Pidichirukku Nenjadhai Killadhe
Singakutty Vilaiyattu Kuruvi Pandi
Thenavattu Dindigul Sarathy Ready Ini Varum Kaalam
Yavarum Nalam Colours Police Quarters Bayam Ariyaan
Pulliman Kalavani Guru Sishyan Magane En Marumagane
Thambikku Indha Ooru Vedam, Puli Naane Ennul Illai Thenmerku Paruvakaatru
Muthukku Muthaaga Vaanam Sadhuranga Maharaja
Oru Kal Oru Kannadi Chaarulatha Thaandavam Neerparavai
Vatthikuchi Kutti Puli All in All Azhagu Raja Idhu Kathirvelan Kadhal
Naan Sigappu Manithan Ennamo Nadakkudhu Manam Pappali
Velaiyilla Pattathari Bangalore Naatkal 24 Brahmotsavam
Remo Kodi Achamindri Idly
Mannar Vagera, Magalir Mattum Jeyikkira Kuthira Thaanaa Serndha Koottam Velaiyilla Pattathari 2

Awards:
1. Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil for Saradha Muthaiah
2. Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil & Tamil Nadu State Film Best Supporting Actress Award for Selvi Thirumalai
3. National Film Award for Best Actress for Veerai
4. Vijay Award for Best Supporting Actress for Veerai
5. Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil for Veerai
6. Norway Tamil Film Festival Award for Best Supporting Actress for Veerai
7. Edison Award for Best Supporting Actress for Veerai
8. Norway Tamil Film Festival Award for Best Supporting Actress for Shenbagam Varadrajan
9. Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil & SIIMA for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary
10. SIIMA for Best Supporting Actress-Tamil for Bhuvana

Brief Profile:

Saranya made her debut in Mani Ratnam's Nayagan opposite Kamal Haasan, in which she performed the lead female character.The film, which then went on to become a huge success. After getting married, she took a huge gap of 8 years and

she decided to accept some good offers, enacting supporting roles. Since then she has appeared in many films in supporting roles most notably Raam, Thavamai Thavamirundhu and Em Magan.