Awards & Winners

Tanguturi Suryakumari

Date of Birth 13-November-1925
Place of Birth Rajahmundry
(India, Andhra Pradesh, East Godavari district)
Nationality India
Also know as Surya Kumari, Tangutoori Suryakumari, T. Syryakumari, Suryakumari Elvin, Suryakumari Tangutoori, Tanguturi Surakumari, Surakumari Tanguturi, Surya Kumari Elvin, Prakasamma, Suri, Surya Kumari Elvin (Tanguturi), Tangutoori Surya Kumari, The Shirley Temple of India
Profession Actor, Singer, Dancer
Surya Kumari was an Indian film singer, actress and dancer in Telugu cinema. She was the niece of Tanguturi Prakasam Pantulu. She has sung Maa Telugu Thalliki, the official song of the state Andhra Pradesh, India. As an actress, She has won the Outer Critics Circle Award for best actress, for playing Queen Sudarshana, in Rabindranath Tagore’s Off-Broadway play The King Of The Dark Chamber in 1961.

Awards by Tanguturi Suryakumari

Check all the awards nominated and won by Tanguturi Suryakumari.


Obie Award for Distinguished Performance by an Actress
Honored for : The King of the Dark Chamber
(Distinguished Performances (actresses))


Nominations 1956 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress Uran Khatola
Raj Rani