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Shobana Chandrakumar Pillai (born 1970), better known mononymously as Shobana, is an Indian film actress and bharatanatyam dancer. She acts predominantly in Malayalam language, in addition to Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, Kannada and English language films. She has won two National Film Awards, one Kerala State Film Awards and numerous other awards.Shobana established herself as a leading actress in 1980s and 1990s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shobana has received more than 2,209,340 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 8,576th most popular actor.

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  • 2.2M

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  • 21.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Shobana ranks 8,470 out of 8,832Before her are Kara Hayward, Ashley Leggat, Tahj Mowry, Mana Ashida, Nicole Parker, and Stephanie Jacobsen. After her are Tinashe, Ali Landry, Amy Jackson, Doc Shaw, Amber Stevens West, and Alexandra Chando.

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Among people born in 1970, Shobana ranks 660Before her are Cathy Weseluck, Masato Koga, Satoshi Taira, Jonathan Coulton, Kevin Campbell, and Joni Ernst. After her are Marcus Gayle, Amjad Sabri, Nobuaki Yanagida, Dean Kiely, Kenji Takahashi, and Andy Burnham.

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In India

Among people born in India, Shobana ranks 776 out of 848Before her are Jyothika (1977), Kalpana (1965), Riya Sen (1981), Konkona Sen Sharma (1979), Amrita Arora (1981), and Harbhajan Singh (1980). After her are Suresh Raina (1986), Taapsee Pannu (1987), Yami Gautam (1988), Pentala Harikrishna (1986), Babita Kumari (1989), and Rakhi Sawant (1978).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Shobana ranks 209Before her are Kapil Sharma (1981), Jyothika (1977), Kalpana (1965), Riya Sen (1981), Konkona Sen Sharma (1979), and Amrita Arora (1981). After her are Taapsee Pannu (1987), Yami Gautam (1988), Rimi Sen (1981), Mouni Roy (1985), Sushant Singh Rajput (1986), and Rana Daggubati (1984).