Profile: Does 'Himmatwala' mark the beginning of Tamannaah's Bollywood career?

Movies | | April 1, 2013, 7:18 pm
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Born on 21 December 1989, the gorgeous actress  made her acting debut in 'Chand Sa Roshan Chehra' in the year 2005.

Born on 21 December 1989, the gorgeous actress made her acting debut in 'Chand Sa Roshan Chehra' in the year 2005.

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The actress is also the brand ambassador of the Salem based jewellery shop AVR and Khazana Jewellery.

The actress is also the brand ambassador of the Salem based jewellery shop AVR and Khazana Jewellery.

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The actress played the role of Sandhya in her first Telugu film 'Sri' in the year 2005. The actress was seen in a completely different avatar in the film.

The actress played the role of Sandhya in her first Telugu film 'Sri' in the year 2005. The actress was seen in a completely different avatar in the film.

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Sajid Khan's latest film 'Himmatwala' had the pretty actor in the lead role opposite Ajay Devgn.

Sajid Khan's latest film 'Himmatwala' had the pretty actor in the lead role opposite Ajay Devgn.

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Also her film 'Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam', in the year 2009 fetched her the Nnomination as the best actress in the Telugu category.

Also her film 'Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam', in the year 2009 fetched her the Nnomination as the best actress in the Telugu category.

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Tamannaah has also has experience as a model appearing in various television commercials. She has endorsed popular brands like Celkon Mobiles, Fanta and the Chandrika Ayurvedic Soap.

Tamannaah has also has experience as a model appearing in various television commercials. She has endorsed popular brands like Celkon Mobiles, Fanta and the Chandrika Ayurvedic Soap.

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Before entering the film industry, she was seen in Tamil advertisements like 'Shakthi Masala', 'Power Soap' and 'Sun Direct'. But she rose to popularity with cellphone ad where she scared screen space with Virat Kohli.

Before entering the film industry, she was seen in Tamil advertisements like 'Shakthi Masala', 'Power Soap' and 'Sun Direct'. But she rose to popularity with cellphone ad where she scared screen space with Virat Kohli.

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Her performance as Mahalakshmi in the Telugu film '100% Love' was much appreciated. And she was nominated for the Best Telugu Actress at the Filmfare Awards.

Her performance as Mahalakshmi in the Telugu film '100% Love' was much appreciated. And she was nominated for the Best Telugu Actress at the Filmfare Awards.

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The actor has also signed her third Hindi film opposite Akshay Kumar, lately.

The actor has also signed her third Hindi film opposite Akshay Kumar, lately.

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In 2007, the actress had three releases. After her role in the unsuccessful film 'Vyapari', the actress rose to popularity with the Sekhar Kammula's Telugu film 'Happy Days' which received positive reviews and became her first major box office success.

In 2007, the actress had three releases. After her role in the unsuccessful film 'Vyapari', the actress rose to popularity with the Sekhar Kammula's Telugu film 'Happy Days' which received positive reviews and became her first major box office success.

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The same year, the actor debuted in Telugu film 'Sri', playing the leading female role opposite Manoj Kumar.

The same year, the actor debuted in Telugu film 'Sri', playing the leading female role opposite Manoj Kumar.

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Lately, Ajay Devgn has become one of the most sought after Bollywood actors when it comes to generating revenue at the box office.

Lately, Ajay Devgn has become one of the most sought after Bollywood actors when it comes to generating revenue at the box office.

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It is also learnt that the actor had changed her screen name for neurological reasons, varying it slightly to Tamannaah. Else she had a different spelling for her name.

It is also learnt that the actor had changed her screen name for neurological reasons, varying it slightly to Tamannaah. Else she had a different spelling for her name.

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Tamannaah dances to the tune of 'Dhoka dhoka' from the movie.

Tamannaah dances to the tune of 'Dhoka dhoka' from the movie.

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Her craft is still to be judged as an actor, but one can undoubtedly say that Tamannaah
is a very good dancer.

Her craft is still to be judged as an actor, but one can undoubtedly say that Tamannaah is a very good dancer.

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With Tamil blockbusters like 'Rachcha'  and 'Cameraman Ganga Tho Rambabu' that released in the year 2012, Tamannaah established herself as one of Tollywood's leading contemporary actresses.

With Tamil blockbusters like 'Rachcha' and 'Cameraman Ganga Tho Rambabu' that released in the year 2012, Tamannaah established herself as one of Tollywood's leading contemporary actresses.

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Sajid Khan's 'Himmatwala' is a remake of 1983's action-drama feature film 'Himmatwala'. It was directed by K Raghavendra Rao and was itself a remake of a Telugu film 'Ooriki Monagadu'.

Sajid Khan's 'Himmatwala' is a remake of 1983's action-drama feature film 'Himmatwala'. It was directed by K Raghavendra Rao and was itself a remake of a Telugu film 'Ooriki Monagadu'.

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From featuring as the fresh face of  Indian Idol winner Abhijeet Sawant's album to an established Kollywood actress, the actress has come a long way. And, with Sajid Khan's 'Himmatwala', the actress has made her entry into Bollywood.

From featuring as the fresh face of Indian Idol winner Abhijeet Sawant's album to an established Kollywood actress, the actress has come a long way. And, with Sajid Khan's 'Himmatwala', the actress has made her entry into Bollywood.

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Also the actor will be seen in director Siva's next untitled project in this year.

Also the actor will be seen in director Siva's next untitled project in this year.

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In the year 2006, Tamannaah made her debut in the Tamil film industry with the film 'Kedi', produced by A M Rathnam, along with Ravi Krishna and another newcomer, Ileana D'Cruz.

In the year 2006, Tamannaah made her debut in the Tamil film industry with the film 'Kedi', produced by A M Rathnam, along with Ravi Krishna and another newcomer, Ileana D'Cruz.