Vijaya Nirmala

    Vijaya Nirmala is an Indian actress, producer, and director who works in Telugu cinema. Vijaya Nirmala holds the Guinness Record for the most number of movies directed by a female director with 44 films to her credit.

    Vijaya Nirmala began her cinematic career as a child artist at the age of 7 with Panduranga Mahatmyam (1957) and rose to fame with the Malayalam film Bhargavi Nilayam and began career in Telugu in a prominent role with Rangula Ratnam.

    Some of Vijaya Nirmala’s movies as a director include Meena, Kavitha, Devude Gelichadu, Hema Hemeelu and Bhogi Mantalu.