Vijaya Nirmala has sadly passed away at the age of 73.
The Indian film actress, producer, and director – known for her works in Telugu cinema – died in in Continental Hospitals on Wednesday (June 26) in Hyderabad, India, Gulte and other Indian outlets report.
Vijaya has directed 44 films in Telugu, and in 2002, she made the Guinness Book of Records as the female director of the most films.
She and fellow Telugu actress Savitri are the only female directors who have directed the iconic actor Sivaji Ganesan.
Vihaya is survived by her son Naresh and her husband Krishna. Our thoughts are with Vijaya‘s loved ones during this difficult time.
Watch a recent interview featuring Vijaya Nirmala inside.
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Vijaya Nirmala, Naresh & Naveen Interview About Nandini Nursing Home Movie | TFPC