• Birthday: 22. December 1958
  • Birthplace: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


Jayamalini (or Jaya Malini) is a South Indian film actress who is famous for her vamp roles and item numbers.

She acted in more than 500 Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi movies.

Jayamalini was born in sullurpeta, Nellore district on 22 December 1958.

She had a dance number in Shalimar (1978), starring Rex Harrison, Dharmendra and Zeenat Aman, which were in both English and Hindi versions. She also had a raunchy dance number, which was provocatively titled "Mamalu Mamalu Babalu Babulu", in the movie Maha Shaktimaan. Her sister Jyothi Lakshmi was also a cabaret dancer in films.