She is an Indian film actor. She is known for her work in the Malayalam, Kannada films and Tamil movies. She was a lead actress 1979 to 1988. She is the sister of actress Radhika. She was born in Kallara in Trivandrum district. She was married twice. She was married to Shinu John. The couple got separated. She later married to actor Ravikanth. She had acted with the well known celebrities such as Mohanlal, Kamal Haasan, Jayan, Prem Nazir, Shankar, M. G. Soman, Sukumaran, Mammooty, in Malayalam movies. She had worked with Rajinikanth, Sivaji Ganesan, Sivakumar, Bhagyaraj, Vijayakanth, Mohan, Prabhu, Sathyaraj, and Karthik Muthuraman in Tamil movies. She had worked with Krishnamraju Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Mohan Babu, Murali Mohan, Krishna, in Telugu movie. She had worked with Prabhakar, Rajkumar, Ambarish, Vishnuvardhan, Srinath, Shankar Nag, Anant Nag, Ravichandran, in Kannada. She had also campaigned for many commercials. She is a designer. She has judged many reality shows. Check out this page for more updates on Ambika.