Veteran actress Vijayashanthi is also known as lady Amitabh and lady superstar. She made her debut in Tollywood with the film Khiladi Krishnudu in 1980. At the beginning of the career, she played hero sister roles. Thereafter, she was offered female lead roles and from there she never looked back. For nearly 2 decades, Vijayashanthi dazzled on the silver screen. She has done movies with star heroes and also appeared in few action based movies.
With the movies Karthavyam and Osey Ramulamma, she garnered huge fame. She last appeared in the film Naiudamma which came in 2006. After which she became busy in politics. Now, she is making a comeback with Mahesh Babu starrer Sarileruneekkavaru. On this occasion, she opened up about the reason for doing the role after a long gap. Vijayashanthi’s first film in Telugu is Khiladi Krishnudu with superstar Krishna. And now she is doing re-entry with Mahesh Babu’s film. Vijayashanti feels that this film is right for her re-entry.