Shakeela is an Indian actress who has appeared mostly in softcore and B grade movies. She mostly acted in film industries of Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada languages. She started out as an actor in B-grade movies in the early 1990s. Later she moved to Chennai seeking a career in South Indian film industry. Shakeela debuted through the Tamil soft porn movie, Playgirls at the age of 20 as a supporting actress. She is termed as right successor to Silk Smitha

Career

She acted in many B grade movies. Her big hit film was Kinnarathumbikal in Malayalam, which brought her under limelight and resulted in unheard craze for her from youngsters to the old. She did few controversial topless scenes in her initial movies, but once she got noticed after Kinnarathumbikal she was very reserved about doing topless scenes and always used body-doubles during those scenes in her later movies. She had become popular by acting in B-grade Malayalm films. Such was the popularity of Shakeela that she acted in almost 40 Malayalam softcore films from 2000 till 2003.

The returns on these films were assured even if they run only in 30 to 40 stations. Her popular B-Grade films were dubbed and released in almost all Indian languages. Her films were dubbed even into foreign languages like Nepalese, Chinese, Sinhala etc. After she acted in several movies, the soft-porn movie industry in India was colloquially called as "Razni films".[4]

Shakeela has started appearing in comedy oriented family character roles in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada since 2003.

She wrote her autobiography which told about her family,and her background, acqintances with notable film personalities, politicians and childhood friends.[5][6] She acted in more than 110 movies. She has also participated in Bigg Boss Kannada 2...

Filmography

As an actress

Shakeela has featured in over 100 films in Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi, Kannada and Telugu in various roles.

YearFilmLanguage
2015Love U AliaKannada
2015Vasuvum Saravananum Onna PadichavangaTamil
2015Romantic TargetTelugu
2013Ade BaajaTelugu
2013RagalaipuramTamil
2013Neelakurinji PoothuMalayalam[7]
2012Iniyum Oru Janmam
2011NinetyKannada
2011Teja Bhai & FamilyMalayalam
2011Guru SishyanTamil
2010Boss Engira BhaskaranTamil
2010Maanja VeluTamil
2009Malai MalaiTamil
2008Dongala BandiTelugu
2009Paape O ParupuTelugu
2007Azhagiya Tamil MaganTamil
2007Chotta MumbaiMalayalam
2006VathiyarTamil
2006BangaramTelugu
2005Thaka Thimi ThaTamil
2004SandraMalayalam
2003DhoolTamil
2003DongoduTelugu
2003NijamTelugu
2003JayamTamil
2003Puttintiki Ra ChelliTelugu
2003Veendum ThulabharamMalayalam
2003Ananthapuram RaajakumaariMalayalam
2003JayamTelugu
2003Duppatlo Dhada DhadaTelugu
2006VaseegaraTamil
2002PenmanassuTelugu
2002Thirunelliyile PenkuttyMalayalam
2002Namukkoru KoodaramMalayalam
2002Miss SuvarnaMalayalam
2002Pranaya ShalabhangalMalayalam
2002MohaswapnamMalayalam
2002SisiramMalayalam
2002AalinganamMalayalam
2002Eden ThottamMalayalam
2002Niramulla SwapnangalMalayalam
2002Randu PenkuttikalMalayalam
2002PushpasharamMalayalam
2002Soundarya LahariMalayalam
2002SnehaMalayalam
2002Thotti GangTelugu
2002SoundharyalahariTelugu
2001AgniputhriTelugu
2001SagaraKannada
2001SnehaTamil
2001Nayeem And ShakeelaTelugu
2001AalilathoniMalayalam
2001SwargavaathilMalayalam
2001LaasyamMalayalam
2001MohanayanangalMalayalam
2001ChaarasundariMalayalam
2001PremaagniMalayalam
2001Kalluvaathukkal KathreenaMalayalam
2001RomanceMalayalam
2001MaamiMalayalam
2001NimishangalMalayalam
2001Kinnaaram ChollicholliMalayalam
2001Ee RaavilMalayalam
2001Driving SchoolMalayalam
2001Naalaam SimhamMalayalam
2001AgnipushpamMalayalam
2001KaadambariMalayalam
2001Laya ThalangalMalayalam
2001PranayaaksharangalMalayalam
2001VezhambalMalayalam
2001YaaminiMalayalam
2001AgrahaaramMalayalam
2001KoumaramMalayalam
2000Kinnara ThumbikalMalayalam
2000Neela Thadakathile Nizhal PakshikalMalayalam
2000ManjukaalappakshiMalayalam
2000KaatharaMalayalam
2000ThankathoniMalayalam
2000RaakkilikalMalayalam
1999CaptainMalayalam
1998KulirkattuMalayalam
1998MarumalarchiTamil
1998Udhavikku VaralaamaaTamil
1994Jallikattu KaalaiTamil
1990Beauty PalaceMalayalam
1989Aakhri GhulamHindi
Karchina Pradeep KulkarniTelugu
Kkodi Tho DinkchikBhojpuri
Bavalu SayyaTelugu
ChanceKannada
1986Africadalli SheelaKannada
RanganayakiTamil
Dear SnehaTelugu
VagaladyTelugu
ParuvamMalayalam
HostelMalayalam
ThappuTamil
Musugulo Guddulata RajaOriya

As a director

YearFilmLanguage
2013Neelakurinji PoothuMalayalam
2015Romantic TargetTelugu