On Monday, social media was abuzz with her death news. "I am hale and hearty. Please don't believe in any rumours about my death. I've recovered well and have also signed three new films. I'll soon start shooting for them," Manorama said.

The 75-year old, fondly called 'Aachi' by her fans, has starred in over 750 Tamil films, spanning over five decades.

She is one of the finest female comedians of the southern film industry.

She was last seen in Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner 'Singam 2'.

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