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On director K.Balachander who discovered her: "I've worked in 23 films of his - each was a milestone. KB is like a godfather. I grew up under his banner. I didn't know anything about acting, it was he who taught me the nuances."
"Julie Ganapathy" is the Tamil remake of the Hollywood hit film, Misery (1990), and Saritha put on a lot of weight to play the role that was originated by the Oscar winner, Kathy Bates. But when the film bombed and she didn't win any awards, she decided to lose the weight in order to get acting work.