Hansika Motwani, Tamannaah Bhatia, Kajal Aggarwal; 5 Bollywood actresses who got a second chance in South!

These gorgeous actresses became a raging hit down South and thereafter never looked back!

As we all know Huma Qureshi and Mammootty starrer White released today. Everyone is already talking about the sizzling chemistry between the megastar and the Badlapur actress. This film also marks Huma’s Malayalam debut. While Huma is now setting foot in the South Industry, there have been quite a few Bollywood actresses who came down to South and never looked back. In fact, they have now made it big in South Cinema. So here are 5 Bollywood actresses who are currently ruling South!

Hansika Motwani
She was a well known child artist who had acted in popular Hindi TV serials and had also been part of Koi Mil Gaya starring Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta. Later, she moved to the south Industry where her debut film Desamuduru opposite Allu Arjun became a hit! Thereafter she has been part of many commercial successes like Kantri, Maska (Telugu) and Oru Kal Oru Kannadi, Velayudham (Tamil) to name a few!



Tamannaah Bhatia
After a not so successful debut in Bollywood with Chanda Sa Roshan Chehra, she moved to the south where she garnered recognition and critical acclaim. She has been part of commercial hits like Oopiri and of course how can we forget Baahubali: The Beginning. Her upcoming releases are Devi opposite Prabhudheva and Baahubali’s sequel.


Genelia D’souza
We will never forget her role as Aditi in Jaane Tu Ya Jaane na and her debut in Tujhe meri Kasam but it was in the South industry that she became a name to reckon with. She has been part of many successful Tamil and Telugu films like Sye, Bommarillu, Sama, Boys.


Kajal Aggarwal
She may have made her debut in Bollywood but post that, the South industry was her calling. She has worked with the likes of VIjay, Karthi, Vikram, Suriya and Pawan Kalyan and now apparently she will be working with Ajith in his 57th Film. She still continues to work in Bollywood films. One of those few actresses who continues to dabble in both industries.


Amyra Dastur
Amyra Dastur was first seen opposite Prateik Babbar in Issaq. After a forgotten Bollywood debut, she got a chance to shine in in her first Tamil film Anegan. it was for this film that she also won a SIIMA Award for Best Debut actress.