Only a few actresses managed to gain popularity in both the television and film industries. One such actress is Priya Bhavani Shankar. She started off her career as a television presenter and soon moved to films. Even in the film industry, she is getting wide fame by acting in successful films. If the latest grapevine is anything to go by, Priya got signed up to play the female lead opposite Vishal in one of his upcoming projects. Adangamaru director Karthik Thangavel will helm this film.
According to the sources, this film will get bankrolled by Kathiresan. We hear that the talks are going on with Priya right now. An official announcement will get made once she signs the dotted lines. Apparently, Kathiresan is also planning to sign up Priya for his another film with Raghava Lawrence
. The producer has already paid advance to Lawrence for this film. If everything goes as planned, Priya will act in these two films. On the flip side, Kathiresan is also bankrolling the Tamil remake of Malayalam hit Ayyappanum Koshiyum. He is yet to decide on the cast of this film.
Priya Bhavani Shankar was last seen in the film Mafia Chapter:1. Directed by Karthick Naren, this film featured Arun Vijay and Prasanna in the lead roles. Priya is also acting in other films like Shankar-Kamal Haasan's Indian 2, Harish Kalyan's Pelli Choopulu remake, SJ Suryah's Bommai, Atharvaa's Kuruthi Aattam, Chimbu Devan's Kasada Thapara, Manchu Manoj's pan-Indian film Aham Brahmasmi and Jiiva's Kalathil Sandhippom. On the whole, Priya Bhavani Shankar has now become one of the busiest actresses in Kollywood.