Popular actresses of the ’90s and ’20 who ruled the industry and were the dream girls of many decided to step out of the spotlight. They are the ones who achieved ridiculous levels of superstardom only to leave it all behind. Here we have 7 yesteryear actresses of Kollywood who walked away from the limelight.
Asin made her acting debut in M. Kumaran S/O Mahalakshmi which was a huge success. She was one of the leading actresses in the South and even made it to Bollywood. Kaavalan alongside Vijay was her last in Kollywood.
Shalini debuted at the age of three as a child artist as Baby Shalini in Malayalam, Kannada and Tamil film. After a break, she returned to the industry by appearing in her first lead role in Aniyathi Pravu. Shalini made a final appearance in Piriyadha Varam Vendum opposite to Prasanth before she married actor, Ajith Kumar.
She made her debut in a Tamil film, Minnale which was very successful. Her role in Aayirathil Oruvan and Valavan was highly praised by critics. Sattam Oru Irutuarai was her last film in the industry.
Ramba was the dream girl for many and has acted over 100 Indian films across seven regional languages, alongside most of India’s leading actors. She made her debut in Ullathai Allithai starring opposite to Karthik. She was last seen in a Kollywood film Pen Singam in 2010.
Nagma made her Kollywood debut in Kadhalan paired opposite with Prabhu Deva in 1994. She shared the screen space with Superstar Rajinikanth, Karthik, Sarathkumar and more. She was last seen in Ajith’s citizen in 2001.