Suhasini Maniratnam (born Suhasini on August 15, 1961) is a Indian actress. She made her film debut in 1980 with the Tamil film Nenjathai Killathe.
She has acted in Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films. In Kannada.She was introduced to Malayalam cinema through Padmarajan's Koodevide (1983), which also featured Mammootty. Her role in the AFI Fest nominated feature Vaanaprastham (1999), which starred Mohanlal was particularly well received,which was a milestone in the hhistory of Indian cinema.She won the coveted National Film Award for Best Actress in 1986 for her role in the 1985 Tamil film Sindhu Bhairavi.In 1996, Suhasini stepped into direction, helming her first film Indira. She also wrote the screenplay for the film.