She played a main part and there was no looking back.It was in 1973 that she received the title of Punnagai Arasi in Tiruchirapalli, India.In two of her popular Bollywood films - Mera Naam Joker and Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai - she was paired against the legendary Bollywood star, Raj Kapoor.
She was fluent in all of the four mentioned languages, and was able to use her own voice to dub the films between these languages.Once, when she was dancing in Chennai, the actor Gemini Ganesan was present.He enjoyed her performance and said she had a good chance of becoming famous as a film star.She acted in the English language movie "Epistle" released in 1961 and produced by Shankar Giri, son of former president of India Dr. In 1972, she was honored by the Tamil Nadu government with the Kalaimamani Dharmendra in the Hindi Movie "Izzat".Her last film was Nadhiyai Thedi Vandha Kadal award. KR Vijaya is a popular Indian actress who has performed in Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu films. She has acted for more than four decades in South Indian cinema.
Some of her noted Tamil films include Anbu, Thankapadumai, Thillana Mohanambal, Viyatnam veedu, Ethir Parathadhu, Mankayar thilakam , Poove Poo chooda vaa.