Nayanthara, one of the busiest actresses down the south, has turned down an offer from Hindi cinema industry and has created a buzz by doing so. While most of the actresses dream for a debut in Bollywood, since the industry offers wider reach and greater remuneration, the pretty Kerala actress has denied an offer to do an item number in one of the big projects in Hindi cinema going on right now.
Chennai Express is being directed by popular director Rohit Shetty. The Badshah of Bollywood, Shahrukh Khan and pretty actress Deepika Padukone are doing the lead roles in this flick. The movie is about the lead character’s journey from Mumbai to Rameshwaram and things that take place in his journey. The movie has a strong connection to southern India and hence the filmmakers wanted a well known face down the south that is popular in all four cinema industries. Nayanthara is very popular in all four industries and hence the filmmakers approached the actress to do the item number featuring in the movie.
It seems as if Nayanthara has rejected the offer from filmmakers of Chennai Express. The actress has had a hiatus in her film career due to some personal issues and came back to the acting ways just a few months ago. However, she has movies like Valai, Raja Rani and Idhu Kathirvelin Kaadhal in her bag. The sources close to the actress say that the actress does not want enter into the Bollywood industry with an item number. The sources add that Nayanthara is concentrating on improving her movie career in a big way and does not want to play trivial roles like an item song dancer and so on.
For your information, the actress has made one song appearances in movies like Sivakasi and Sivaji. In the upcoming movie Ethir Neechal, Nayan is also doing special appearance to honor her friendship with actor Dhanush, who is a close friend of her!