Yesteryear stars of 1980 come together for reunion

By NT Bureau Published on Nov 21, 2017 04:46 PM IST

Actors and actresses, who hogged the limelight since 1980’s in south Indian cinema came together for a reunion recently at a resort in Mahabalipuram.

Actresses Suhasini and Lissy were the hosts supported by Rajkumar Sethupathy, Poornima Bhagyaraj and Kushbu. A total of 28 film personalities gathered to relive their past. Melodies from 1960s and 70s were performed by Revathy, Kushbu as solos. There was ramp walk too.

Those attended the reunion include Chiranjeevi, Venkatesh, Sarath Kumar, Jackie Shroff, Bhagyaraj, Arjun, Naresh, Bhanuchander, Suman, Suresh, Rahman, Suhasini, Kushbu, Radhikaa, Ambika, Radha, Jayasudha, Poonam Dhilon, Poornima Bhagyaraj, Ramya Krishnan, Parvathy Jayaram, Sumalatha, Lissy, Revathy, Menaka,Shobhana and Nadhiya.

The idea of hosting the actors who dominated the film industry in the 1980s under one roof was conceived by Lissy and Suhasini. And the first such reunion took place in 2009, and since then, it has become an annual affair of sorts. Every year, one member of the 80’s club host the other celebrities. Suhasini, Lissy, Chiranjeevi, Mohanlal, Rajinikanth, and Ambareesh had organised the reunions in the past.