There is a steady stream of South India actresses to Bollywood and they are making it big there. First it was Asin with “Ghajini” and then Genelia D’Souza gave a hit with “Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na”.
Then Shriya Saran bagged both Bollywood and Hollywood roles and she is always in contention. Then there is news that Trisha bagged a three film contract in with a major Hindi production house.
The latest southern star to feature in Bollywood is Priyamani, who has acted in many Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films. She won the National Award for best actress for her performance in Tamil film “Paruthiveeran”.
Priyamani bagged a meaty role in Mani Ratnam’s “Ravana” starring Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Vikram. This film is being made in Hindi. However, there will be Tamil and Telugu versions of the film.