Sumalatha is making her comeback with Malayalam movie ‘Kandahar’. She is playing the role of Amitabh Bachchan’s wife in the film.
Sumalatha is married to Kannada actor Ambareesh. She has acted in over 200 films in Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. She won beauty contest in Andhra Pradesh and started her acting career at the age of 15 years. Her last movie in Telugu was Boss (2006).
Sumalatha anchors a TV programme titled Batuku Jatka Bandi on Zee Telugu. Her favourite movie is Sruthilayalu directed by K Viswanath.