Amala Akkineni (Actress) Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More
Bio/Wiki Real NameAmala Mukherjee Other NameAmala Akkineni Profession(s)Actress, Dancer, Social Activist Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm in meters- 1.65 m in feet inches- 5’ 5” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg in pounds- 121 lbs Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of Birth12 September 1968 Age (as in 2018) 49 Years BirthplaceKolkata, West Bengal, India Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo NationalityIndian HometownKolkata, West Bengal, India CollegeKalakshetra College of Fine Arts, Chennai, India Educational QualificationBachelor of Fine Arts in Bharata Natyam DebutFilm (Tamil): Mythili Ennai Kaathali (1986)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Amala Akkineni
Amala Akkineni is an Indian actress who works in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi films.
She was born to a Bengali father and an Irish mother.
She is a trained classical dancer and had given many worldwide live performances before starting her acting career.
She was first noticed and convinced by an actor and director T. Rajender for doing the role of ‘Bharat Natyam dancer’ in his movie ‘Mythili Ennai Kaathali’ in 1986.
She has worked in more than 55 films in 6 different languages.
Before marriage, she did movies- ‘Siva'(1989) and ‘Nirnayam'(1991) along with her husband Nagarjuna.
After the marriage, she took a break from the film industry and came back in 2012 with the Telugu film ‘Life is Beautiful’.
She is the co-founder of an NGO ‘The Blue Cross of Hyderabad’ in Hyderabad, India, which works for the welfare of animals and preservation of animal rights in India.
In 2014, she also worked in the Tamil TV serial ‘Uyirmai’ in which she played the role of ‘Dr. Kavitha Sandeep’.
In 2015, she became the director at Annapurna International School for Film and Media, Hyderabad.
She is the stepmother-in-law of popular actress Samantha Akkineni.
She is a dog lover.