Actress Jamuna to be feted on diamond jubilee of acting career


Hyderabad: Veteran Telugu actress Jamuna will be honoured with the title of ‘Navarasa Nata Kalavani’ to mark the diamond jubilee of her film career in Visakhapatnam on September 17.

On the occasion of birthday celebrations of Rajya Sabha member and former Union minister T Subbarami Reddy, the T Subbarami Reddy Lalithakala Parishat (TSR-LKP) is organising grand cultural events on September 16 and 17.

A galaxy of personalities from various walks of life will participate in the celebrations.

“I am felicitating spiritual leaders and chief priests of famous temples of the country on September 16. On September 17, a ‘Sarva Dharma Samabhavana Sammelan’ would be organised and spiritual leaders of different religions will be honoured,” Reddy told reporters here today.

Reddy said he had been felicitating prominent dignitaries in the field of film and fine arts every year.

“This year we are celebrating the diamond jubilee of film career of Jamuna and presenting her a title ‘Navarasa Nata Kalavani’,” he said.

Jamuna made her acting debut at the age of 16. She has acted in more than 200 films in Telugu, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi, Reddy said.

Senior film stars who acted with Jamuna like B Saroja Devi, Kanchana, Vanisree, Sarada, Jayaprada, Jayasudha, Krishnam Raju, besides film personalities Sridevi, Mohan Babu, Brahmanandam, Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor and other personalities will attend the celebrations, Reddy added.