Brief profile of Actress Sumalatha Ambarish. Sumalatha born and raised in a Telugu family in Chennai. She gained popularity in Malayalam cinema and later married Kannada actor Rebel Star Ambarish on 8 December 1991. The star couple have a son Abhishek. Way back in 1990 Sumalath met Ambarish on the sets of a movie, attracted to his bold and bindas personality.