by KIRAN SHETH May 8th, 2012.
India first took notice of this Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh) lass when she roamed Scottish locales playing the ever-elusive eve for Pankaj Udhas’s ‘Aur Ahista…’ from the album, ‘Stolen Moments’.After a rollercoaster ride in Bollywood, Sameera Reddy struck gold down South. Her Tamil releases ‘Vaaranam Aayiram’ and ‘Asal’, were both critically and commercially acclaimed. Sameera will be seen next in Priyadarshan’s ‘Tezz’, which released last weekend.
Sameera Reddy was born on December 17, 1982, in Hyderabad.
“I’m a Sagittarian, and a true one at that. Even if you bring me the most morose person on earth, I will make him laugh,” says Sameera
Before hitting the ramp, Sameera worked as a Marketing Executive with an MNC. Her two sisters, Meghna Reddy and Sushma Reddy, are models.
A graduate from Sydenham College, Sameera first tried her acting skills in a Telugu movie, which went unnoticed.
Her Bollywood debut was opposite Sohail Khan in ‘Maine Dil Tujko Diya’.
Sameera is a fitness freak. She begins her day with 20 minutes of yoga, followed by stretching exercises.
Sameera loves eating at small restaurants as “she finds the food a lot tastier than 5-star hotels and restaurants”. She loves digging into Sushi. Her favourite drink is Soya milk.
Sameera shocked the prudes, with her bold avatar in ‘Musafir’, which starred Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt.
In Bollywood, Sameera is known for her characters in ‘Race’, ‘Darna Mana Hai’ and ‘No Entry’.
Tollywood rumour mills have linked Sameera to Junior NTR, the young scion of the Nandamuri clan.
Her first Bengali film, ‘Kaal Purush’, landed awards and accolades for Sameera.
Sameera considers Rekha’s ‘Khoon Bhari Maang’ character as “her dream role”.
Her upcoming movies include ‘Tezz’, ‘Varadhanayaka’, ‘Naam’, ‘Yohan Adhyayam-Ondru’ and ‘Endrendrum Punnagai’.
Sameera on ‘Tezz’: ‘When I signed the film, I said I will do it. When the time came to perform action sequences, I said sorry sir I can’t do this. But then it happened with conviction. Now when I see the moments with the bike, I wonder how it happened
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