Remembered on her behalf roles in various Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu motion pictures, this Indian actress is specially notable on her behalf portrayal of Silk in the 1979 movie Vandichakkaram. After showing up within this film, the celebrity previously referred to as Vijayalakshmi followed the stage name of Silk Smitha. She moved into the entertainment sector as a make-up artist but started performing after getting mentored by professional and movie director Vinu Chakravarthy. She gained critical acclaim on her behalf efficiency in the 1981 film Alaigal Oyivathillai. The girl of Sarasamma and Ramallu, she spent her youngsters in Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India. Tragically, she dedicated suicide at age thirty-five. She co-starred with Kamal Haasan in the acclaimed 1982 Tamil film Moondram Pirai.