Telugu actress Priya Anand is the cover girl of the July 2012 issue of Galatta magazine. Galatta is a popular film-based magazine of the South, and carries articles about the lives of Tamil and Telugu film stars.
The July issue of the magazine features Priya on the cover in a beautiful off-white Indian Ghaghra dress with full-sleeved blouse. The actress gives a refreshing look to the magazine. The magazine also has a cover story on Priya Anand. The feature depicts her life and her journey over the years from being a Journalism student to an actress. The actress has also posed in various outfits for the magazine photo-shoot.
In the cover story, Priya talks about her tryst with her rising stardom, both in the South and in Bollywood.
Priya has been educated in the U.S.After completing her studies; she moved to Chennai and got into the world of modeling, doing several TV ads. In 2009, she debuted in Tamil films through Vaamanan, directed by Ahmed. Till date, she’s done around 7 Tamil and Telugu films.
Priya is all set for her Bollywood debut this year through R.Balki’s English Vinglish. She co-stars with Sridevi in the movie, who she considers her childhood idol.
The beautiful Bollywood actress of the 80’s, Sridevi, who had taken a hiatus from movies 14 years ago, is all set to return to the silver screen this year. Her comeback film, English Vinglish, is being produced by R Balki and directed by his debutante wife Gauri Shinde.
R Balki expressed his pleasure at being associated with Eros International who will be showcasing the movie to the world. He pointed out that the knowledge of English is extremely important in India, and that Sridevi was the most perfect choice for the role of the naïve housewife in the movie.
The film has been shot in the U.S in three languages – Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. The plot revolves around a simple housewife and the problems she faces due to her limited knowledge of the English language. The film shows her resolve to learn the language and prove her worth to her husband and family.
The star cast also includes Priya Anand, Adil Hussain and the French actor Mehdi Nebbou, with Big B Amitabh Bachchan playing a guest role.
Managing Director of Eros International Media, Sunil Lulla, is proud to be a part of the project and is excited for Sridevi to make her comeback.
Actress Priya Anand idolizes Sridevi, and is extremely thrilled about English Vinglish since she gets to share in her comeback vehicle. She enjoyed shopping and dining with Sridevi while in the U.S, and can’t stop praising the older actress for her professionalism and modest attitude.
However, she could not divulge much about her role. That is for the viewers to find out when the film gets released on 21st September 2012.