Vanisri was a leading actress in the Tamil and Telugu film world of the 1960s and 70s. She has also acted in some Kannada and Hindi films. He has acted in films such as Sivakami’s Selvan, Vani Rani, Velli Vizha, Punniya Bhoomi, Nirai Kudam. Vanisri’s film ‘Vasantha Maaligai’ starring Sivaji Ganesan took her to the top of fame. Balaji, CID Sakunthala starred in the film was celebrated at the time.
The film was released in 1972 and ran for more than 200 days. After 47 years, Sivaji Ganesan’s fans have welcomed the release of the ‘Vasantha Maaligai’, which was released on digital screens last year.
Vanisri – Karunagaran couple has a son and daughter. Her son Abhinaya Venkatesh Karthik is an assistant professor at Bangalore Government Medical College. His wife and children are living in Nungambakkam, Chennai. Since after the Coronavirus lockdown Karthik was unable to see his family and was living with his father Karunakaran at a house in Thirukazhukundram.
It is said that doctor Abhinaya Venkatesh Karthik was in a state of depression due to the inability to meet his wife and children. According to reports, he committed suicide by hanging himself in a tree in the back of the house. But many have denied it as a rumour and there are other report that Abhinaya Venkatesh Karthik is said to have died of a sudden heart attack in the night. We are yet to get any official information on his death from his family. Winkreport mourns the loss of a doctor and actress son, may his soul rest in peace.