Muruthi chikkadadarenu Keeruthi Doddadhu! 61 Centimeter in height (24 inches) five kilograms in weight and 16 years of age JYOTHI K AMGE is the world’s shortest actress. She is playing the comedy track in Kannada and Hindi bilingual film produced by Huttesh at a cost of Rs.4 crores. Veteran BR Panthulu’s relative (Thangi Maga) Dwaraka Vishnu is the director of this film. The film is titled as ‘Pan Supari’ in Hindi and Kannada film is yet to get a right title.
Recently we have seen 71 centimeters Vijay for ‘Mirror’ Kannada film that is still under production. Jyothi is already in to Limca Record books and Guinness books of World records for her height as the shortest person.
Jyothi K Amge studying in 9th standard at Jingle Bells High School is the fifth child of Kishan Amge and Ranjan Amge of Nagpur. From third year the parents noticed the lack of hormones in Jyothi and took to many doctors for health examination.
Jyothi has participated in a video album of Mikha Singh, she went to Japan, Madrid and America to give program for television channels. She is soon taking up a Hindi film with Rajpal Yadhav.
Now with fame Jyothi has underwent medical test from doctors from America and London. A hormone injection worth Rs.2 lakh might result in one of the organs growing would be a problem made the parents of Jyothi to take care of her as it is. Jyothi is a devotee of Durga. In the recent Navarathri she did ‘Upavas’ for nine days.
No one teases me in the school. I am an average student and want to become an actress is my goal says Jyothi speaking to a few journalists at Green House Raj Milan on Wednesday evening. My shortest build has given good name to my school and I have a ‘Chota desk’ in the school to sit. I get extra hours to write the examination. ‘Choti ho to kya Bada Naam agaya’ I am happy with it. I eat a little food twice a day – chaval, roti, cham cham sweet are my favorites says Jyothi who wrote her name in Hindi and English in the note pad of this journalist.
Jyothi’s elder sisters in the family are Vaishali, Archana and Roopali. She has a brother Satish. Jyothi’s father runs a truck business. God gives big to somebody and small to some body! Giving a small child looking daughter at the age of 16 he has given big name to my family says Jyothi’s father Kishan Amge.