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Rakul Preet Singh

OCCUPATION

Actress

LANGUAGE

Telugu,Tamil

BORN

10 Oct, 1990 New Delhi, India

Rakul Preet Singh

Rakul Preet Singh (born 10 October 1990) is an Indian film actress and model who predominantly works in the Telugu film industry. She has also appeared in a few Tamil, Hindi, and Kannada movies.

She started career as a model while in college, during which she also made her acting debut in the Kannada film Gilli (2009). In 2011, she participated in the Femina Miss India pageant in which she was placed fifth and won five pageant titles, including 'Miss India People's Choice'. She subsequently opted to become a full-time actress, making her Telugu debut in Keratam the same year and her Tamil debut in Thadaiyara Thaakka, the following year. In 2014 she also made her Bollywood debut in Yaariyan in which her performance was better received.

She was part of the commercially successful Telugu films like Venkatadri Express (2013), Current Theega (2014) and Loukyam (2014), leading her to land in bigger projects in the industry like Kick 2 (2015), Bruce Lee (2015), Nannaku Prematho (2016), Sarrainodu (2016) and Dhruva (2016). In a short span of two years she established herself as one of the leading actresses in Telugu Cinema.

Singh was then selected as the female lead in half-a-dozen, four of which are high-profile Telugu films: Surender Reddy's Kick 2 opposite Ravi Teja, Srinu Vaitla's Bruce Lee opposite Ram Charan, Sukumar's Nannaku Prematho opposite Jr. Ntr and Boyapati Srinu's Sarrainodu opposite Allu Arjun. She was greatly praised as she dubbed for herself in the movie Nannaku Prematho. She also has a Hindi film, Ramesh Sippy's Shimla Mirchi, coming up.

In January 2016 she signed a film under the direction of Boyapati Srinu opposite Bellamkonda Sreenivas for which she charged ₹1.5 crore (US$230,000). In February 2016 she signed Surender Reddy's Dhruva starring opposite Ram Charan for the second time.

In early March 2016 she signed Gopichand Malineni's untitled film starring opposite Sai Dharam Tej for the first time. In early July 2016, she signed AR Murugadoss bilingual film opposite Mahesh Babu, which is titled as SPYDER. In September 2016 she signed another Telugu film directed by Kalyan Krishna starring opposite Naga Chaitanya. The movie was released on 26th May which was a huge blockbuster. She later has received a lot of applause for her look and character as Bramaramba in Rarandoi Veduka Chuddam.

In Dec 2016, she has signed her next film titled Theeran Athikaram Ondru to pair against Karthi.Her next Telugu movie Jaya Janaki Nayaka is under the process of filming, in which she has paired against Bellamkonda Sreenivas and directed by Boyapati Srinu.

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