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The journey of Lady Superstar Nayanthara

Prachi Malhotra

Nov 18, 2022


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Nayanthara made her acting debut in 2003 with the Mollywood film Manassinakkare. She was seen sharing screen space with Jayaram

Debut movie

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After Manassinakkare became a success, Nayanthara bagged movies in Tamil and Telugu including Ayya and Lakshmi

Expanding horizons

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Nayanthara came into the limelight with superstar Rajinikanth's 2005 drama Chandramukhi. She was seen as his love interest in P Vasu's directorial

Coming to the limelight

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The Lady Superstar's movie trajectory started going down after the news of her relationship with Simbu became public. However, her portrayal as Sita in a Telugu movie turned out to be a turning point

Regaining control

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She was once again paired up with superstar Rajinikanth in the 2008 drama Kuselan


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She made an extremely successful comeback in Kollywood with the 2015 romantic comedy titled Naanum Rowdy Dhaan. The movie was directed by her now husband Vignesh Shivan


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Following Naanum Rowdy Dhaan, Nayanthara cemented her superstar status with movies like Imaikka Nodigal. Her portrayal as the ruthless CBI officer Anjali was appreciated by movie buffs

The Superstar status

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Continuing her success streak, Nayanthara delivered some blockbuster hits with Rajinikanth in the form of Darbar and Annaatthe

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In the recent past, the actress starred in hit films movies like Vignesh Shivan's directorial Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kaadhal, and Chiranjeevi starrer GodFather

Success streak continues

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Now, her lineup also looks equally promising with Jawan alongside Shah Rukh Khan, apart from Gold and Connect


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