Best Tamil Cinema Actresses

Tamil cinema has produced some of the best actress and there have many actresses who are forgetten for the greatness they have shared to make tamil movie what is it today. My focus would in some of the greatest and not merely the top one now.

The Top Ten

1 Nayanthara Nayanthara Diana Mariam Kuriyan, better known by her stage name Nayanthara, is an Indian film actress who predominantly appears in South Indian movies.

She is versatile actress who is in market for tens years

My favorite actress...

She is the most beautiful and talented actrss of tamil cinema

Her acting caliber has increased to several notches after maaya and naanum rowdy than

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2 Savithri

Legend of Indian cinema!

Greatest actress and only one to be named nadiyar thilagam. She deserve it as she was to sivaji in many aspects - krishr25

Yes truly savithri is legendary actress not only Tamil.. overall India no one can act like savithri.. she prooved with so many roles.. Savithri lives

3 Jyothika

The only one who fit in the later generation - krishr25

She is my favorite! The best! Hard to believe she grew up in Mumbai and speaks such fluent Tamil! She is the BEST!

All time Favourite...No one Replace this place the name is Jyothika

Anuty super actress

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4 Anushka Shetty Anushka Shetty Sweety Shetty, known by her stage name Anushka Shetty, is an Indian actress and model who predominantly works in Telugu and Tamil films.

Now she is a good acting heroine

She is the only heroine who is just simple

Good acting and very beautiful

She is very much gorgues.

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5 Manorama

A actress with so many personality, just name it and you would find one among her character she has played. - krishr25

Legend of acting

6 K. R. Vijaya

Beauty, smile, acting all combined and made k r vijaya. One of the top heroine in tamil, telugu and malayalam movies. The only one I see who have maintain her position right from the 60's, 70's and even in 80's and still around. Y
The only actress who commanded a name for herself where her movie has her name even before the hero of the movies. - krishr25

A complete package for any kind of acting. Beauty and great potential of acting. Only actress who was top in Tamil, telugu and malayalam movies with all top heros sivaji, mgr, gemini ganesh, ntr etc

7 Simran

An all in all actress who excels in beauty, dance & acting. There's still no replacement for this forever dream girl!

Complete actress

She Tamil Film Super Star - selvi


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8 Trisha Krishnan Trisha Krishnan

LADY SUPERSTAR after Savithri of Film industry
😍 She deserves top first place...

9 Revathi

She is a complete performer of all times.. The most beautiful, charming and lovely actress the Cinema world has got..

A wonderful actress who gives life to the character she acts.. Legendary heroine.. And superb human being

A born talented actress - krishr25

Very good actress in Tamil cinema..

10 Raadhika Sarathkumar

A superb actress who could justify any roles, still one of the most wanted actress - krishr25

Raadhika, an awesome actress. The one and only Raadhika

The Contenders

11 Kajal Aggarwal Kajal Aggarwal Kajal Aggarwal is an Indian film actress and model. One of the most popular Indian celebrities, she has established a career in the Telugu and Tamil film industries and has been nominated for four Filmfare Awards South.

Kajal deserve the first place

She deserve the first place

She should be number 1


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12 Lakshmi

An example of extra acting coupled with a beautiful face. - krishr25

13 Suhasini Mani Ratnam

A product of some greatest film personality and well known for her great acting skills. In addition to Tamil she had equal fame in Malayalam, kannada and telugu movie industry - krishr25

14 Samantha Ruth Prabhu Samantha Ruth Prabhu Samantha Ruth Prabhu is an Indian actress and model. She has established a career in the Telugu and Tamil film industries, and is a recipient of four Filmfare Awards.

She is best best ever I don't know much about other's but she is awesome and inspirational, cute,clean sober beautiful no word's for her love uu ;-)♡♡♡♡♡!

15 Rambha Rambha Vijayalakshmi is an Indian film actress best known by her stage name Rambha. She has acted in over 100 South Indian films and also in Bollywood films.

Good dancer danced equally to prabhu deva

Innocent looks and cute. Good acting too.

16 Vijay Vijay Joseph Vijay, better known mononymously as Vijay, is an Indian film actor and playback singer who works in Tamil cinema and his films dubbed into Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam and Mandarin Chinese. He is one of the highest paid actors in Tamil cinema.
17 Nadhiya

The top ten is wrong the first rank is still nathiya only. This is true.

18 Amala Akkineni


19 Shriya Saran Shriya Saran

She is a perfect dancer...with immense acting talent...she is a top actress in telugu, tamil and Malayalam. She acted in few hindi and enligh films too... she has her own style and charisma...

20 Jeneliya
21 Tamanna

A lot of people think that Tamanna sucks, but Tamanna is the queen of acting in Tamil cinema. Her acting is amazing. I don't really like her dancing. But her acting and her beutyness is why I like her as my best Tamil actress. Tamanna should not deserve to be in a horrible place like this. Tamanna should be in first place or at least on one of the top ten places

I love her...she is my dolly

I am big fan of tammana if she get marry I want to drink her breast milk

Tammy is better and best than all actresses in worst acting like samantha and kajal especialy.they can't even compare with actress like tamanna.

22 Keerthy Suresh

The one of beautiful heroine..and actress

23 Sridevi Sridevi Sridevi Kapoor is an Indian film actress who has worked in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam and Kannada films.

Sweet, sexy, sensuous and most beautiful

Number one biggest super star ever

One of the best heroines of her times and remained a heroine for 20 yrs. a trendsetter in dressing, make up n acting

24 Sneha

Best actress for ever

25 Ajith Kumar Ajith Kumar Ajith Kumar (born 1 May 1971) is an Indian film actor best known for his work in Tamil cinema. He is one of the most successful actor in Tamil Cinema. In addition to his acting, Ajith Kumar in a sabbatical, participated in the 2004 British Formula 3 season as a Formula Two racing driver and was ranked more.


Thala than gethu

26 Ramya Krishnan

Ramyakrishnan is a most versatile actress in all over India just watch padayappa and bahubali no one replace her role awesome performance mam keep it up u always rocks...

27 Jayalalithaa


28 Asin Thottumkal Asin Thottumkal Asin Thottumkal, known mononymously as Asin, is a former Indian actress and trained Bharathanatyam dancer.

She is an actress who speaks seven languages...

An incredible actress, who acts without any flaws...

She is all time favorite

29 Kanthimathi

If given a choice I will range as the best of all as some of the characters she has brought in screen can never be repeated by anyone. - krishr25

30 Kanaka

Big eyes, conventional looks. Very attractive in traditional half sarees.

31 Bhanupriya

Excellent dancer with very good acting skills. Very attractive in both traditional & modern outfits. Good ht nice features, slim figure

32 Devayani

Excellen actress in evergreen epic

33 Catherine Tresa Catherine Tresa
34 Sripriya

A multi talented actress, especially her rowdy acting - krishr25

Bubbly, boisterous, charming bold actress if her times.

35 Meena

Meena his very famous actress and number 1 90s dream girl of Tamil cinema

36 Hansika Motwani Hansika Motwani Hansika Motwani is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Tamil and Telugu films. She made her film debut in the Telugu film Desamuduru, winning the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut – South.

She is very cute and pretty

37 Priya Anand
38 Roja
39 Madhoo Madhoo
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Nayanthara
2. Anushka Shetty
3. Trisha Krishnan
1. Savithri
2. Manorama
3. K. R. Vijaya
1. Simran
2. Jyothika
3. Nadhiya

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