Prathima Devi (Kannada actress)

Prathima Devi
Born (1932-04-09) 9 April 1932[1]
Occupation Actress
Years active 1947

Prathima Devi (ಕನ್ನಡ: ಪ್ರತಿಮಾ ದೇವಿ) is an Indian film actress known for her work in Kannada films. Devi made her debut through the 1947 film Krishnaleela. She starred in the lead role in Jaganmohini (1951), the first Kannada film to complete 100 days at the box-office.[2]

Personal life

She married director Shankar Singh. Her son Rajendra Singh Babu is a film director and daughter Vijayalakshmi Singh is an actress and producer.[2][3]


She has starred in more than 60 films.[2]


  2. 1 2 3 "An evening with Jaganmohini". The Hindu. 11 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2015.
  3. B. V. Shiva Shankar (16 March 2007). "Sepia stories at 60". The Hindu. Retrieved 15 September 2015.
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