Vimala Raman is an Australian actress and model who has worked in South Indian film industries, and predominantly appears in Telugu and Malayalam films. Born in Australia, she was a Tamilian from Bangalore and made her debut in 2005 with the Tamil film Poi. An established Bharatanatyam dancer and a graduate in B.Sc Information Systems from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Raman had also won the titles of “Miss India Australia” in 2004 and “Miss India Worldwide – Beautiful Face” in 2005.
She made her acting debut in 2005 with Poi, a Tamil film directed by Kailasam Balachander. Her first Malayalam movie was Time with. She was paired with Ajmal Ameer in Pranayakalam in 2007 and with Jayaram in Sooryan. In the same year, she also appeared in Nasrani and with in Romeoo. She appeared in College Kumaran with Mohanlal and Calcutta News with Dileep in 2008. Vimala Raman attended the Natanalaya Dance Academy based in Sydney, Australia. She studied dance under the tutelage of Jayalakshmi Kandiah