In Kannada, Chitra had executed a couple of movies, which included Sundara Swapnagalu, Krishna Mechida Radhe and Ajay Vijay, the place she had performed supporting roles. She was nicknamed ‘Nallennai Chitra’ after appearing in a Nallennai industrial that went viral. She was dwelling alongside together with her household in Saligramam in Chennai and was appearing in few serials.
The veteran actress has featured in a number of South Indian movies together with Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Telugu. She has acted in over 100 movies and has shared display area with actors together with Mohanlal and Prem Nazir.