Actress Meenakshi’s entry to Kollywood was with Karuppasamy Kuthagaitharar and lady went on to star in several films after that. Presently, she is starring in the film titled Manthira Punnagai, which is being directed by Karu Pazhaniappan, the man who donned the director’s cap for films like Pirivom Santhippom and Parthiban Kanavu, is also playing the lead role in this film. Though the director plays the hero, it is Meenakshi’s role that will be the highlight of the film. The character Nandhini, which is played by her, is said to be the all-important role on which the film revolves. The actress states that this Manthira Punnagai would give her the much-deserved break that she had been expecting in Kollywood.