The pretty lass was offered her first film by Mani Ratnam, but Akshara felt she was not ready then and wanted to become a professionally trained dancer.
But luck was on her side, for when she did decide to debut in films, she was chosen by R. Balki for Shamitabh where she got an opportunity to work with the likes of Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush in her very first film.
The actress has opened up about a lot of things in the magazine, from why she rejected Mani Ratnam's movie, her Shamitabh work experience, her obsession with black outfits, her tom boy nature to her obsession with football.
Akshara Haasan has been learning dance from when she was 8 years old, and has been trained in five different western styles and two different Indian classical forms.
Besides dance, she is also interested in direction. According to her interest, dancing comes first, then acting, photography and finally direction.
Studies was last since she dropped out when she is in 11th standard itself. Check out the stunning photoshoot of the actress...
Akshara On The Cover
Akshara Haasan has featured on the South Scope magazine for the very first time, the actress has shot for a stunning photoshoot as well.
Akshara Haasan is both hot and cute, like Alia Bhatt! But we have not seen her acting prowess as yet because in her first film, there was not much she could do.
Kamal Haasan's daughter Akshara recently made her debut in films and she chose Bollywood for her first film.
Being Kamal's daughter definitely helped her, she got a chance to act opposite Dhanush and Amitabh Bachchan in her very first film.
She reveals in the magazine that working in Shamitabh was definitely a great opportunity and that she could not have asked for a better launch pad.
The actress revealed that subconsciously she has bought a lot of black outfits and now she is making an effort incorporate colours not only in her life but also in her life.
The actress loves playing football and she has done so, ever since she was a kid.
Akshara was always a tomboy and very rarely had long hair, but she the beauty of long hair is something else it self.