Malayalam actress Kalpana passed away at Hydearbad. She was 51 years old. Kalpana was admitted at Apollo Hospital in Hyderabad. She was in Hyderabad to attend shooting of Nagarjuna’s telugu film and the IFFA award function.
Kalpana, the sister of film actresses Kalaranjini and Urvashi is best known for her comic roles in South Indian film industries, especially in Malayalam cinema.
Started her acting career as child artist in 1977, Kalpana has acted in more than 300 films including malayalam, tamil and telugu films.
She has won the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress for the film Thanichala Njan. Her last release was the film ‘Charlie’ directed by Martin Prakkat. She has a daughter named Sreemayi.