Ruby Myers

The first scan of female artists who were alive and worthy of such a recognition, revealed the name of Sulochana Senior who was also known within the film industry, as Ruby Myers. She even got a film made in 1933 on her name and featuring herself; an early case of super star ego going haywire`. After a series of well known names of Indian cinema from the world of male stars, attention shifted to draw the spotlight finally to the first female film artist to be conferred the Dada Sahib Phalke Award.