Veteran actress Manjula
Vijayakumar (59), who had worked in more than 100 movies in Telugu, Tamil and
Kannada, was expired in Chennai today due to stomach harm. Manjula is survived
by husband, actor Vijayakumar and three daughters who had also acted in Tamil
films as heroines.
She made her debut as a secondary
actress in Shanthi Nilayam (1969) movie and she was seen in her first lead role
in Rickshawkaran film (1971). In the late 80’s, Manjula was seen in subsidiary
roles. She has worked with actor’s NTR, Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan, Kamal
Hassan and Rajinikanth.
She is lived by her husband,
actor Vijaya Kumar, daughters Preetha, Sridevi and Vanitha.