Bollywood celebs and their South debuts
The fact cannot be denied that south film industry have a huge impact on the Hindi cinema. The fan following is increasing on a very rapid rate. A few very well known bollywood actresses who made their debut with the south industry. Let’s have a look on the Bollywood divas and their debuts in south industry:
1-Ashwarya Rai – ‘Iruvar’:
Released in 1997, Iruvar is an Indian Tamil epic political drama film. It was produced, directed and written by Mani Ratnam. Ashwarya Rai made her cinematic debut with this Tamil movie in 1997, a year before her Bollywood debut ‘Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya.’
2-Katrina Kaif – ‘Malliswari’:
Milliswari is a Telugu romantic comedy film released in 2004. It was written by Trivikram Srinivas, produced by D. Suresh Babu and directed by K. Vijaya Bhaskar. Katrina Kaif was spotted in this Telugu movie and she also acted in a Malayalam movie ‘Balram vs. Tharadas’ in 2006.
3-Deepika Padukone – ‘Aishwarya’:
The highest paid bollywood actress, Deepika Padukone made her acting debut with a Kannada movie Aishwarya in 2006. This movie was directed by Indrajit Lankesh. Deepika made her Bollywood debut a year later.
Before making it into the Bollywood industry, Vidya acted with a Malayalam film ‘Kalari Vikraman.’ It was going to be released in 2003 but unfortunately it was never released. She did another Malayalam film ‘Urumi’ in 2011.
5-Kajol – ‘Minsara Kanavu’:
Minsara Kanavu was a Tamil musical romantic comedy film released in 1997. It was written and directed by Rajiv Menon. Kajol made her acting debut with this Tamil movie.