Sudha Chandran Biography, Early Life, Career, Personal Life, Awards, Earnings, Husband, & more

Sudha Chandran, an accomplished Indian Bharatanatyam dancer, and performer, has made notable contributions to Indian television and cinema. Born on September 21, 1964, in Kerala, India, Chandran is renowned for her memorable roles such as Ramola Sikand in Kaahin Kissii Roz, Yamini Singh & Seema Gujral in Naagin 1, 2, 3, and 6. In recognition of her outstanding work, she received the National Film Award – Special Jury Award for the Telugu film Mayuri, which is based on her life, at the 33rd National Film Awards in 1985.

Sudha Chandran Biography

Being one of the renowned personalities in the entertainment industry, Sudha Chandran’s journey began at a young age when she started learning Indian Classical Dance at the age of three. Unfortunately, due to gangrene, her limb had to be amputated based on her parents’ decision. However, she defied all odds and emerged as a prominent Bharatanatyam dancer. She also showcased her talent as a participant in the reality dance series Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.

Sudha Chandran Picture
Sudha Chandran Picture

Personal Information

Real name Sudha Chandran
Nickname AKA N/A
DOB (Date of Birth) 21 September 1964
Age 57 Years
Birth Place Kannur, Kerala, India
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality Indian
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Religion Hindu
Address Meena Kumari, Hema Malini, Rekha and Sridevi


School Not Known
College /University Mithibai College, Mumbai
Qualification M.A in Economics

Physical Stats


Feet & Inches 5’ 7”
Meter 1.70 m
Centimeters 170 cm
Weight 70 kg, 154 lbs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Figure Measurements N/A

Family Information

Father Name Late K D Chandran
Mother Name Not Known
Brother N/A
Sister N/A
Marital Status  Married
Husband Ravi Dang
Children N/A


Boyfriend Ravi Dang


Profession Actress and Dancer
Net Worth $2 million


color Black, Red
Food Rasam rice and Papadam
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Actor/Actress Rajesh Khanna and Shah Rukh Khan, Meena Kumari, Hema Malini, Rekha and Sridevi
Movies Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Paan Singh Tomar
Destination Europe
Hobbies Dancing, Shopping
Sudha Chandran Childhood Picture
Sudha Chandran Childhood Picture
Sudha Chandran Young Age Picture
Sudha Chandran Young Age Picture
Sudha Chandran with his Husband (Ravi Dang)
Sudha Chandran with his Husband (Ravi Dang)
Sudha Chandran Father (Late K D Chandran)
Sudha Chandran Father (Late K D Chandran)


Her father K.D. Chandran worked at USIS and was a former actor. Her mother’s name is Thangam.


She completed her B. A. from Mithibai College, Mumbai, and subsequently M. A. in Economics.


Sudha Chandran was born on 27 September 1965 in Mumbai. She is 58 years old. Her Zodiac Sign is Virgo.


She met Ravi Dang, an associate director during the making of the film and it was love at first sight for her and later decided to get married.

Sudha Chandran Accident

In May 1981, when Sudha Chandran was just 16 years old, she encountered an unfortunate accident in Tamil Nadu. Initially, she received medical treatment for her injuries at a local hospital and was later admitted to Vijaya Hospital in Madras. It was during her stay there that doctors discovered the presence of gangrene on her right leg. This period marked one of the most challenging times in Chandran’s life. Despite the adversity, she eventually regained some mobility with the assistance of a prosthetic Jaipur foot. After a two-year hiatus, Sudha made a triumphant return to the world of dance and also ventured into acting, and performing in India, Saudi Arabia, and the United States.

Height and Weight

She is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 70 kilograms.

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Sudha Chandran embarked on her career with the Telugu film Mayuri. Its Hindi adaptation, the 1986 movie Naache Mayuri, underwent changes in the cast, except for Sudha, to cater to North Indian sensibilities. Once again, Sudha portrayed herself in the film alongside Shekhar Suman, Dina Pathak, and Aruna Irani. Her exceptional performance in Mayuri earned her the prestigious 1986 National Film Award – Special Jury Award.

Awards List

  • 2020: Zeetelugu kutumbam awards for Uttama Inti pedda main lead role in 1Kodalu
  • 2017: Colors Golden Petal Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role for Naagin.
  • 1985: National Film Award – Special Jury Awardfor Mayur
  • 1985: Nandi Special Jury Award for Mayuri

Net Worth

Sudha Chandran, the Indian Bharatanatyam dancer, performer, and actor, has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

Filmography List

Complete list of movies by Actress Sudha Chandran including First Movie, Latest & Upcoming movies information details Below the table.

Language Year Film Role
Hindi 1992 Nishchaiy Julie
Hindi 1992 Inteha Pyar Ki Dancer at Tania’s wedding
Hindi 1992 Qaid Mein Hai Bulbul Julie
Hindi 1992 Shola Aur Shabnam Karan’s Sister
Hindi 1992 Insaaf Ki Devi Sita S. Prakash
Hindi 1992 Tahalka Seema in a special appearance
Marathi 1991 Maskari Suman
Hindi 1991 Kurbaan Prithvi’s sister
Hindi 1991 Jaan Pechaan Hema
Hindi 1991 Jeene Ki Sazaa Sheetal
Bengali 1990 Rajnartaki Chandrima
Hindi 1990 Thanedaar Mrs. Jagdish Chandra
Hindi 1990 Pati Parmeshwar
Kannada 1989 Bisilu Beladingalu
Kannada 1988 Oorigitta Kolli
Kannada 1988 Olavina Aasare Chandrika
Tamil 1988 Thanga Kalasam
Malayalam 1987 Kalam Mari Katha Mari Arifa
Tamil 1987 Chinna Thambi Periya Thambi Thayamma
Tamil 1987 Chinna Poove Mella Pesu Shanthi
Tamil 1987 Thaye Neeye Thunai
Malayalam 1986 Malarum Kiliyum Rekha
Tamil 1986 Sarvam Sakthimayam Sivakami
Tamil 1986 Dharmam
Tamil 1986 Nambinar Keduvathillai
Hindi 1986 Naache Mayuri Mayuri
Tamil 1986 Vasantha Raagam Vasantha
Telugu 1984 Mayuri Mayuri

Television Serials

Here is a television list by actress Sudha Chandran.

Role Serial Year
Sonu Rishtey 1993
Heena 1998–2003
Shaka Laka Boom Boom 2000–2001
Chashme Badoor 1998
Saahil 1996
Devi Durga Mahisasuramardini 2000; 2001; 2003
Renuka Chaudhary / Ragini Suryavanshi Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi 2002–2005
Ramola Sikand Kaahin Kissii Roz 2001–2004
Kaise Kahoon 2001
Guruma Tum Bin Jaaoon Kahaan 2003–2004
Kunti Vishnu Puran
Meera Zameen Se Aassman Tak 2004
Vasundhara Malik Tumhari Disha 2004–2006
Gayathri Kaul K. Street Pali Hill

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