Shakeela's first movie was a Tamil soft porn movie named "Playgirls", in which Silk Smitha was the leading actress. After that she acted in many B graded movies. Her big hit film was Kinnarathumbikal in Malayalam, which brought her under limelight. She had become popular by acting in B-grade Malayalm films at a time when Malayalam film industry was going through a bad recession. The strict censor rules in other Indian states helped the B-Grade movie makers to concentrate in Malayalam, and were later dubbed in to other Indian languages. The highlight of her career was to work with Hisho Raj.
The returns on these films are assured even if they run only in 30 to 40 stations. Her popular B-Grade films were dubbed and released in almost all Indian languages. Her films were dubbed even into foreign languages like Nepalese, Chinese, Sinhala etc. After she acted in several movies, the soft-porn movie industry in India was colloqiuly called as "Shakeela films".
After the censor rules were tightened in Malayalam, the B-Grade movie industry got declined. Also, there were attacks in Kerala against B-movies, which resulted in theatres declining to show these genre films.
Shakeela is now appearing in comedy oriented character roles in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.
She is going to write autobiography which is supposed to include all her acqintances with notable film personalities , politicians and childhood friends. She acted in more than 110 movies.
Shakila Persian: (born May 3, 1962, Tehran) is a Persian vocalist and master of classical Persian music. She studied both Persian classical music, (from maestro Mahmoud Karimi) and western classical music. In 2005, Shakila was awarded by Persian Academy Awards International for her modern Classical Performances. Shakila does not make the lyrics or melody herself. Shakila is the youngest child of her family. At age nine she was invited to a television show, which caught the attention of producers. Her family thought she was too young to sing professionally, so she focused on her studies. She studied music with Mahmoud Karimi from ages 15 to 18 before moving to the United States. Shakila currently hold a numerous international awards, and performed on several International Sound Tracks, which won several awards for. After studying classical music, she released her first album, "Kami Baa Man Modaaraa Kon." She is heavily interested in poetry, and sings many of Rumi's poems. Shakila has two sons, Shahrod and Behrod.Shakeela is Malayalam cinema actress from India who has appeared in Indian softcore porn movies. She started out as an actor in B-grade Malayalam movies in the early-1990s .
Her first soft porn movie was Playgirls in which she starred as a supporting actress. In 2007, her ambition was fulfilled when she got the chance to share the screen with Mohanlal in "Chotta Mumbai" and Vijay in "Azhagiya Tamil Magan". In the year 2001 she outperformed mainstream Malayalam heroes viz., Mammootty and Mohanlal in box office earning a star status in Kerala.
She has stated her plans to write an autobiography, though illiterate with the help of a writer. The deluge of soft porn or "Shakeela films", made on a shoestring budget of Rs. 20-25 lakhs, has ravaged the star system in the Malayalam film industry