"Women's Day Special: Celebrating Power-Packed Lady Characters in Telugu Cinema"

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Telugu cinema has given us many films with powerful female leads and characters that are memorable. These characters have left a lasting impression on the audience, regardless of whether they are positive or negative.

In this Women's Day special, let's take  a look at some of the most power-packed performances by female actors in Telugu cinema.


Anushka's portrayal of Jejamma in Kodi Ramakrishna's Arundhati is  a standout performance. Her acting was so convincing that it left the audience wondering if she would be the same in real life.


Keerthy Suresh's performance as Savitri in Mahanati is unforgettable. Her portrayal of the legendary actress was so spot-on that she was applauded for her work.


Nayanthara is known for her roles in lady-oriented films. Her portrayal of an IAS officer in Kartavyam was highly praised and appreciated by the audience.

Dharma Yogi

Trisha's performance in the villainous role of Dharma Yogi is nothing short of amazing. Her portrayal of a backstabbing politician in the Dhanush starrer was highly praised.


Ramyakrishna's portrayal of Sivagami in Baahubali was a memorable performance. Her regal display as  a queen was remarkable and is still remembered by audiences.

Atharintiki Daaredi

Nadia's role in Pawan Kalyan starrer Attarintiki Daredi was a turning point for women's roles in Telugu cinema. The film was focused on her character rather than the hero, and her performance was remarkable.

Osey Ramulamma

Vijayashanti's performance as a Naxalite in Osey Ramulamma is still considered one of the most powerful performances by a female actor in Telugu cinema.

Amma Nanna  O Tamilammayi

Jayasudha's role as a mother in Puri Jagannath's Amma Nanna  O Tamilammayi was praised for its powerful portrayal of a mother's love and sacrifice.


Jyothika's performance in Chandramukhi is one that will always be remembered. Her portrayal of the title character was mesmerizing and left the audience in awe.

In conclusion, Telugu cinema has given us some truly memorable performances by female actors. These performances have set the bar high and will continue to inspire future generations of actors.