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Name: Lakshmi Rai
DOB: May 5,1989
Birth Place: Bangalore,Karnataka, India
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No of Movies: 20


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Became a thorough professional with the movie Mankatha(2005).

Height:

1.70 m

Full Biography of Actress Lakshmi Rai

Lakshmi Rai was born 5 May 1989. She is an Indian film actress from Bangalore, Karnataka, appearing in South Indian cinema. Since her debut in the Tamil film, Karka Kasadara (2005), Rai has appeared in many successful Tamil productions, most popular being Kanchana and Mankatha (both 2011). Rai\'s most notable works in Malayalam-language films have been in Annan Thambi (2008), Harihar Nagar (2009), Chattambinadu (2009), Evidam Swargamanu (2009), Oru Marubhoomikkadha (2011) and Mayamohini (2012), thus establishing herself as the most successful actress in the industry. She also enjoys popularity in Kannada and Telugu films, by appearing in Kalpana and Adhinayakudu (both 2012).

Lakshmi Rai was born in Bangalore and was brought up at Belgaum. She initially worked as a model before entering the film industry. She appeared in television ads such as Sylcon Footwears, Josco Jewellers and Emmanuel Silks. Her mother tongue is Tulu.
She made her acting debut in 2005 in the Tamil film Karka Kasadara. Subsequently she appeared in a number of Tamil films, including the comedy film Kundakka Mandakka (2005) opposite R. Parthiban, Perarasu\'s action-masala flick Dharmapuri (2006), and the romance film Nenjai Thodu (2007). In 2008, she began working in more serious films such as the drama film Velli Thirai, in which she played herself, and the action thriller Dhaam Dhoom directed by Jeeva. She received positive feedbacks forher portrayal of a lawyer in the latter. A review from Behindwoods wrote: \"The latter (Lakshmi Rai) sizzles even as she is supposed to play the curt professional who is caught in the web of smuggling drugs\". She won her first Filmfare Award nomination in the Best Supporting Actress category.

She made her debut in Malayalam in 2007, starring in Rock & Roll opposite Mohanlal. She was noticed by the film field although film was a commercial failure. She followed it up with several successful films such as Annan Thambi, Harihar Nagar (2009), Evidam Swargamanu (2009) opposite Mohanlal, and Chattambinadu (2009) opposite Mammootty. She appeared in three Tamil films in 2009, Muthirai, Vaamanan and Naan Avanillai. In Vaamanan, she played a glamourous supermodel.  In 2010, she was seen in three films. She made special appearances during song sequences in two of them, In Ghost House Inn and Pen Singam and portrayed a cowgirl in the Tamil western adventure film Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam.

Lakshmi Rai\'s first 2011 release was Christian Brothers opposite Mohanlal, which was a high commercial success. Her next two films were Tamil projects, the comedy horror Kanchana and the Venkat Prabhu-directed action thriller Mankatha, starring Ajith Kumar. She essayed a negative character in the latter, which was received positively by critics. Both films emerged high financial success. Following Kanchana\'s success, she was signed on to reprise the role in its Kannada remake too. Her latest release Arabiyum, Ottakavum, P. Madhavan Nairum opposite Mohanlal is declared superhit by trade.[citation needed] The year 2012 will see the release of the film Casanovva., Mayamohini, Adhinayakudu, Kalpana, and Thaandavam.

Based on an online poll conducted by The Times of India Lakshmi Rai won the \"Best Actor Award in a Negative Role - Female\" for Mankatha. In 2012, Lakshmi Rai won the Stylish Star of South Indian Cinema - Female at South Indian International Movie Awards SIIMA Awards


 

News About Lakshmi Rai

  • Actor opts for name change
    [2015-07-21 16:51:00]
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  • Aranmanai 2 ready to begin
    [2015-05-21 07:18:00]
    Sundar C is all set to kick start his next Aranmanai 2. Director Sundar C's Aranmanai was a bumper hit last year...
  • Aranmanai 2 soon
    [2015-04-21 07:03:00]
    Director Sundar C's Aranmanai was a bumper hit last year. This hilarious horror thriller featured Sundar C, Hansika, Lakshmi Rai ...
  • What's Santhanam's role in Aranmanai?
    [2014-09-17 07:04:00]
    Aranmanai is releasing this weekend. Directed by Sundar C, the movie has Vinay, Andrea, Lakshmi Rai, Hansika and Santhanam...
  • Call her Raai Laxmi and not Lakshmi Rai
    [2014-06-03 13:22:00]
    Lakshmi Rai, the charming actress in South Indian Film industry has gone for a name change. She isn't the first women to join this name change ...
  • Kollywood was glued to IPL finals
    [2014-06-02 07:58:00]
    The finals of the seventh edition of IPL which saw KKR, owned by actor Shahrukh Khan lifting the trophy, was keenly followed by Kollywood. ...
  • What is Hansika's role in Aranmanai?
    [2014-05-17 08:06:00]
    Sundar C's Aranmanai is fast nearing completion. What has aroused interest is what Hansika is doing in the film. Sources say that she might...
  • 3 crore set for Aranmanai
    [2014-05-15 09:44:00]
    Aranmanai is the upcoming movie of Sundar. C. He also plays the lead in the film and Hansika, Lakshmi Rai and Andrea plays the heroine....
  • Success party of Vallavanukku Pullum Aayudham
    [2014-05-13 08:06:00]
    Vallavanukku Pullum Aayudham that was released on Saturday has received tremendous response from the first day of its release....
  • Aranmani first look is out
    [2014-05-12 09:43:00]
    One of the much anticipated movie of Sundar C 'Aranmanai' has revealed their first look poster. The poster that had lady lead facing the huge palace...

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