Jyotirmayi did small roles in Malayalam movies as ‘Kalyana Raman’ and ‘Meesai Madhavan’. Charan made her dance for song sequence in his movie. Sundar C, upon seeing the dance made her act in his movie ‘Thalai Nagaram’. Following that, Jyotirmayi did many movies.
When Jyotirmayi debuted into Tamil cine field, she was already a mother. Many do not know this secret. When chances dwindled, Jyotirmayi dared to go glamour roles. Jyotirmayi’s husband did not like this. There used to be issues between the two. As Jyotirmayi contemplated over choosing between career and husband, she decided to go for career. So, Jyotirmayi went for divorce from her husband.
Due to family issues Jyotirmayi did not act for some time. She compeered television program. Kerala is the one place which makes even married people heroines. Jyotirmayi also has received chance.
Jyotirmayi does saleswoman in Malayalam movie titled ‘Houseful’. Her husband is traffic constable. The couple who desire to have offspring are gifted with four children in single delivery. So, Jyotirmayi does mother for four children.