Mumbai: Indian actress Regina Cassandra who has appeared in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada film is going to make her Bollywood debut with the movie “Aankhen 2” today said that making entry into Hindi filmdom is like an achievement for any south Indian actress.
While talking to media persons Regina said, “For most southern actresses, entry to Bollywood is their ultimate dream. It’s considered a big feat because it’s a bigger platform and the reach is wide. I never expected to be making my Bollywood debut on such a big platform.”
Regina further added, “I was in Mumbai to audition for another film and my pictures got circulated. A week later, I got a call from an agency and I was told that the makers of ‘Aankhen 2’, impressed by my pictures, wanted to meet me. I hopped on a flight to Mumbai, went and met the producer, heard the story and I was signed on within a day.”
Regina will be playing a character with two shades in the film, both positive as well as negative.
The shooting for the film will start from January 2017, and Regina is trying to polish her Hindi skills in the interim.
Having signed three Tamil projects in the last couple of months, Regina doesn’t like to believe she’s on a signing spree.
Regina currently awaits the release of Tamil horror-thriller “Nenjam Marappathillai”, and she has also started working on Telugu film “Nakshatram”.