Chippy (actress)

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Chippy
Chippy.jpg
Born Divya
(1975-06-01) 1 June 1975 (age 39)
Kerala, India
Occupation Film actress
Years active 1992-present
Spouse(s) M. Renjith (m. 2001)
Children 1
Parents Shaji
Thankam

Chippy (Credited as Shilpa in Kannada films) is an actress in the South Indian film industry and works primarily in Malayalam and Kannada films.She won Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Kannada & Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actress for her performance in Janumada Jodi.[1]

Career[edit]

Chippy made her film debut with the Bharathan directorial Padheyam in 1993, co-starring Mammootty. She also acted in the 1996 Kannada blockbuster film, Janumada Jodi, which broke many records in the Kannada film industry and screened successfully for 500 days. She received the Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actress award from the Karnataka government for her role portrayal in the same film.She has also received many accolades for her performance in various popular Malayalam soap operas and is currently doing the lead role in 'Aakashadoothu' on Surya TV. She has acted in some advertisements also.She has judged popular reality show VODAFONE COMEDY STARS on Asianet.

Personal life[edit]

Chippy was born to Shaji and Thankam at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Chippy has a sister, Drishya.[2] She completed her schooling from Nirmala Bhavan Trivandrum. She is married to M.Renjith on 24 May 2001. The couple have a daughter Avanthika. Chippy and her husband now produce Malayalam films under the banner Avantika creations.

Filmography[edit]

Malayalam[edit]

  1. Kusruthy (2004)
  2. Kattuvannuvilichapol (2000).... Seetha
  3. Poothiruvathiranalil (1998)
  4. Achaammakkuttyde Achaayan (1998)
  5. CID Unnikrishnan B.A., B.Ed. (1998)
  6. Asuravamsam (1997)
  7. Hitler (1996) .... Thulasi
  8. Ee Puzhayum Kadannu (1996)
  9. Harbour (1996)
  10. Devaraagam(1996)
  11. Kalyana Sowgandhikam (1996) .... Vasumathi
  12. Kaathil Oru Kinnaram (1996) .... Varsha
  13. Padanaayakan (1996) .... Sridevi
  14. Mimics Action 500 (1995)
  15. Aadyathe Kanmani (1995) .... Hema
  16. Kakkakum Poochakkum Kalyanam (1995) .... Shyamala
  17. Kusruthikaatu (1995) .... Ganga
  18. Minnaminuginum Minnukettu (1995)
  19. Indian Military Intelligence (1995)
  20. Prayikkara Pappan (1995)
  21. Sargavasantham (1995)
  22. Achan Kombathu Amma varambathu (1995)
  23. No:1 Snehamtheeram Bangalore North (1995)
  24. Spadikam (1995) .... Jancy Chacko
  25. Sundari Neeyum Sundaran Njanum (1995)
  26. Puthran (1994).... Lekha
  27. Santhana Gopalam (1994)
  28. Vendor Daniel State Licensee (1994)
  29. Padheyam (1993) .... Haritha Menon
  30. Sopanam (1993)
  31. Thalastaanam (1992)

Kannada[edit]

  1. Chikka (Co star : - Kumar Govind)
  2. Premachaari (Co star : - B.C. Patil)
  3. Megha banthu megha ((Co star : - Ramesh Arvind, Archana)
  4. Arunodaya (Co star : - Ramesh Arvind, Vijayalakshmi)
  5. Bhoomi Thayiya Chochchala Maga (Co star : - Shivaraj kumar, Ramesh arvind, Vijayalakshmi)
  6. Suvvi Suvvalali (Co star : - Ramesh Arvind, Charulatha)
  7. Laxmi Mahalaxmi (Co star : - Shashikumar, Shwetha, Abhijith)
  8. Vimochane
  9. Khadga
  10. Muddina Kanmani 1997 (Co star : - Shivarajkumar, Saikumar)
  11. Kalyani (Co star : - Kumar Govind)
  12. Mungaarina Minchu (1997, Co Star :- Ramesh Aravind, Suman Nagarkar, Lokesh, Srinivasmurthy)
  13. Janumada Jodi(1996) - Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Kannada
    Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actress[3]

TV career[edit]

  • Sthreehridayam
  • Aakashadooth
  • Sree Guruvayoorappan
  • Sreekrishnan
  • Sthree Oru Santhwanam

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Internet Archive Wayback Machine". Web.archive.org. 1998-07-05. Retrieved 2012-08-15. 
  2. ^ "Interview with Chippy". amritatv.com. Retrieved 26 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Internet Archive Wayback Machine". Web.archive.org. 1998-07-05. Retrieved 2012-08-15. 

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