Roja Selvamani mononymously known as Roja is a veteran south Indian actress and politician. Roja was born to Kumaraswamy Reddy, a native of Chittor district. She learnt Kuchipudi, a dance form, for a few years.
She entered the cinema industry from Telugu films. She was first introduced in the Tamil film by director R.K. Selvamani in his film Chembaruthi paired with actor Prashanth. The movie was a hit and paved the way for her in the Tamil cinema industry. She became popular with her songs such as Veloor Maman in the film Makkal Aatchi with Mammootty and Mastana Mastana in Rasaiyya with Prabhu Deva. She became popular acting in films with actors such as Rajnikanth in Veera, and Arjun Sarja in Ayudha Poojai. Roja`s career breakthrough was in the film Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen, directed by Vikraman. Roja`s 100th movie was Pottu Amman. Roja appeared in supporting roles in Arasu (2001) and in Parijaatham (2006).
She is married to the director R.K. Selvamani, the director of her first movie, and has moved into Andhra politics.
Her hobbies are costume designing and hairstyling. Roja has a penchant for hairdressing and whenever she is free in film-shoots, she is seen hairdressing her co-heroines like Meena, Devayani, Kushboo, Ranjitha, Mumtaz to name a few. According to Ramya Krishnan, her friend and co-star, Roja is one of the few artists who can do their own make-up. Actress Mumtaz in an interview has praised Roja`s willingness and egoless attitude when Roja did her hair and make-up during a Singapore Film show in 2003. Roja herself told in a interview that Actress Meena is her Kid-sister , they are best friends for a long time. She is currently actively involved in AP politics. She is the woman wing president of Telugu Mahila of the TDP partyin the 2009 state elections and was involved in confrontations and political antics with her rival opposition party leaders, which ultimately led to her defeat for the second consecutive time in the AP state Assembly elections. In August 2009, She quit TDP and thinking to joining Congress Party. Her political career is blink now. she of now is acting in a tamil film starring vijay. They are some Blue film videos of Roja circulating the net when she was in doldrums of her career.
i want to know the movies name of actress rojaaruna, chennai on 10-11-2010
i like u very much and your charming eyes.very talented lady.Her dressing style is super in lucka kicka programme. bes of luck to give the many tv showssujatha, chennai on 21-12-2013
HI sister, Ur my best friend.And i like to watch all Ur programs.And i also one of big fan to u.OK and ALL the best for next what u want to do.....g.joshna, khmm on 22-11-2013
Hay roja ne otha padatha intha world fulla pathu irrukku eppude de veliya thala kattura ne oru thevideyanu neruppekkura deRaja, Selam on 30-06-2013
ur look sexy and i want kiss and suck ur breast and push and want to have a sex with u.this is my desire. will u fulfill.Nageswar, bhubaneswar on 07-07-2012
you are one of the most mutitalent and miracle actress among entire heroines.No other has not replace your position...ARUL PRAKASH, trichy on 01-10-2014
I am the fan our actor rojanoushad m.p, kerala india on 18-12-2013
good actor naku mee rante chalaestamsrinivas, secindrabadh on 18-01-2014
BEST ANCHORING IN TV PROGRAMMES. BEST PERFORMANCE IN TELUGU MOVIE INDUSTRY . SO , ALL OF LIKES FOR HER.P.V.B.S.S.RAO, Guntur on 09-11-2013
at this stage topclass one of the heroin still now.E.Ramamurthy, Kanchipuram on 27-06-2012
I LIKE U VERY MUCH .you so nice in lucka kicka i like only luck iknow u r so beautiful girl in lucka kicka i like u very much DARLING,SWEETIE,HEARTIE,TALETGIRL ALSO ilove u rojadevi, chennai on 28-09-2012
Roja is a nice person,and nice politicain. I am your big fan.sitaram telluri, Hyderabad on 11-12-2013
Roja is one my Favorite heroin and She is looking very beautiful and Smile is awesome.She is judge for one Comedy show in Telugu ETV Channel named Jabardasth Comedy Show. Her dressing style and hair style is really awesome.Iron lady of Andhra pradesh politics.sivaiah, Puttaparthi, Anantapur on 23-10-2013