Annie Shaji Kailas Actor

Chitra Shaji Kailas, popularly known as Annie ( ആനി ) is an Indian film actress. In her career span that lasted for just three years, with sixteen films, Annie was one among the successful lead actresses in Malayalam cinema during the mid-1990s. Her debut role was in Balachandra Menon's Ammayane Sathyam (1993). Her well known films include Mazhayethum Munpe (1995), Parvathy Parinayam (1995), Tom & Jerry (1995), Puthukottyile Puthu Manavalan (1995), and Swapna Lokathe Balabhaskaran (1996). She gave up acting after getting married to director Shaji Kailas, and is now settled in Thiruvananthapuram. Born in Thiruvananthapuram to Jobbie and Mariyamma Jobbie, Annie did her schooling at Holy Angels Convent and later at All Saints College, Thiruvananthapuram. She was in her 10th std, when got a chance to interview Balachandra Menon, the famous film director for Doordarshan. Menon, who was looking for a new face for his latest movie, got impressed by her and offered her a role in his film Ammayane Sathyam. In 1993, Annie, thus made her debut with Ammayane Sathyam, pairing against Mukesh.

Personal details

Date of birth
July 21st, 1978
Place of birth
Thiruvananthapuram, India
Nationality
India

Family

Parents
Spouse
Children

Movie performances

Average rating by genre

GenreNum. of titlesAvg. rating
Drama46.3
Comedy46.3
Romance35.5
Action25.85

1. Swapna Lokathe Balabhaskaran (1996)

Comedy, Drama, Romance
played Chandrika
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Maharaja Sivanandan
Reghunath Paleri
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Swapna Lokathe Balabhaskaran is a 1996 Malayalam film directed by Rajasenan starring Jayaram and Annie Shaji Kailas.

Awards

Top cast

Balabhaskaran
Bhageerathi
Sadasivan
Kunjunni
Kesavankutty
Johnie
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Malayalam
India

2. Mazhayethum Munpe (1995)

Comedy, Drama
played Shruthi
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Mazhayethum Munpe is a 1995 Malayalam film directed by Kamal and written by Sreenivasan. The film stars Mammootty, Shobhana, Annie and Sreenivasan in the lead roles. In 2005, this movie was remade in Hindi by the same director as Zameer: The Fire Within starring Ajay Devgan, Ameesha Patel and Mahima Chaudhry.

Awards

1996 Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam
1996 Filmfare Award for Best Music Director – Malayalam
1995 Kerala State Film Award for Best Popular Film
1995 Kerala State Film Award for Best Screenplay

Top cast

Nandakumar Varma
Mariamma
Rahman
Uma Maheswari
Uma's Father
Anjana
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
S. Kumar
Malayalam
India

3. Puthukkottayile Puthumanavalan (1995)

Action, Comedy, Drama
played Geethu
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
130.0
Meccartin
Meccartin
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Puthukottyile Puthumanavalan is a Malayalam comedy film released in 1995.Directed by Rafi Mecartin.

Awards

Top cast

Madassery Kochu Thampi
Pillai
Ganabhooshanam Girish Cochin
Palathara Palunni
Govindan
Madassery Thampi
Ganabhooshanam Sathish Cochin
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Anandakuttan
Malayalam
India

4. Mazhavilkoodaram (1995)

Musical
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Mazhavilkoodaram is a 1995 Malayalam musical action film written and directed by Siddique Shameer, starring Rahman, Annie, Rajan P. Dev, Mala Aravindan, Idavela Babu, and Zainuddin.

Awards

Top cast

Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country

5. Rudraksham (1994)

Action, Adventure, Romance
played Gouri
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
M. Mani
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Rudraksham is a 1994 action Malayalam film starring Suresh Gopi, Annie and Devan. Written by Ranjith and directed by Shaji Kailas, this action movie did not meet studio expectations and was declared a flop at the box office.

Awards

Top cast

Rathnam
Patel
Vishwanathan
Surendra Reddy
Thankachan
Hospital Attandant
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
,
Rajamani
S. Kumar
Malayalam
India

6. Ammayane Sathyam (1993)

Comedy, Drama, Romance
played Thomas, Parvathi, Ramkumar Chengammanad
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
130.0
Krishna Sasidharan
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Ammayane Sathyam is a 1993 Malayalam film written and directed by Balachandra Menon. The film stars Mukesh, Annie, Balachandra Menon, Narendra Prasad, Jagathy Sreekumar, Ganesh Kumar, Thilakan, K. P. A. C. Lalitha, Paravoor Bharathan, Prem Kumar, and Mammukoya. Balachandra Menon introduced actress Annie through this film.

Awards

Top cast

Pisharadi
R. Varghese Mathew
Omanakuttan's Mother
Mujeeb Rahman
Omanakuttan
Parvathi's Father
Omanakuttan's Father
Jaganatha Varma
S. Narayanan
Sreeni
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
,
Vijay Shankar
Malayalam
India

Awards won

1996 Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Malayalam

Awarded for Presented by Discipline Award shared with
Mazhayethum Munpe World cinema Film
Filmfare

Wikipedia

Check Annie Shaji Kailas on wikipedia.

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