StorylineJyothi Lakshmi is an Indian film actress who has appeared in more than 300 movies. In the early 70's, she was well noted for her leading roles and songs in movies. She also has acted in female-oriented movies and is a trained dancer. She predominantly works in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam movies. In the early 80's her popularity gradually declined due to her sister Jayamalini's entry into the movie industry. Her debut was in the film 'Periya Idathu Penn' in 1963.