Actress Amala Paul is celebrating her birthday today October 26. The actress, who has turned 21, has some promising projects in hand, in Kollywood and Tollywood.
“I am indebted to my directors, producers, co-stars and of course, fans. Only because of them I have been recognised as an actress,” says the ‘Mynaa‘ girl.
Amala Paul is busy shooting for ‘Nimirndhu Nil‘ with ‘Jayam’ Ravi and its Telugu version ‘Janda Pai Kapiraju‘, both directed by Samuthirakani. Also, she has Telugu films including ‘Naayak‘ and ‘Iddarammayilatho‘.
Amala Paul, after finishing her Plus Two education, took a year out before planning to pursue engineering. At the time, her modelling portfolio was spotted by noted Malayalam director Lal Jose who offered her a supporting role in his remake, Neelathamara (2009). Then she stepped in to Kollywood, and the rest, is known to all.
Richa Gangopadhyay and Amala Paul together
Actress Richa Gangopadhyay, known for her work in films such as Leader, Mirapakaya and Mayakkam Enna, will play second lead in Allu Arjun-starrer Telugu romantic-entertainer Iddarammayilatho, which was officially launched Oct 17.
“Richa Gangopadhyay has been roped in as second heroine in the film and the first leg of shooting will begin from first week of November,” a source stated.
The 26-year-old, who didn’t have a single release in 2012, will also share screen space with Amala Paul in the film, which is directed by Puri Jagannadh. Iddarammayilatho will mark the first time collaboration between the sensational heroines – Amala Paul and Richa Gangopadhyay.
Prasad has been roped in to compose music for the film. The movie is produced by Bandla Ganesh, who plans to release the film by February 2013. Meanwhile, Richa is busy shooting for two upcoming Telugu projects titled Vaaradhi and Sir Vachaaru. And as of Amala paul, she is shooting for Nimmirndhu Nil and two other Telugu films.