Just as southern stars such as Asin, Genelia D’Souza, Anushka Sharma
, Trisha and others are flying north the make their names in Bollywood, a host of Bollywood stars have been flying south in the last two years to gain greater exposure in Tollywood movies in an effort to develop their careers. “Tollywood films offer you a lot of exposure,” says Meenakshi Dixit, who appeared in Lifestyle with Nischal, “I’m looking for an outstanding role now.”
Newly-focussed Urvashi Sharma
appeared in Three and has now signed up to a British film - The Bounty Hunter - and also Chai Garam
. In addition, former Miss India Tanya Vakil was in Dongala Bandi with Allari Naresh
and twenty-five comedians. “Telugu films are colourful and full of dreams, and Tollywood welcomes newcomers with open arms," she explains.
Former Miss World Tourism and Philosophy graduate Sonal Chauhan
popped up in Rainbow