Remember Richa Panai, the Bhima girl? The model turned actress, who is an air hostess by profession, had already made her foot set on all the south languages. Now the Lucknow based actress is all set to make her Bollywood debut.
Richa Panai will be seen in the Hindi remake of the Malayalam hit film Traffic. The shooting of the film has already begun. Rajesh Pillai, who is the director of the Malayalam version of the film, is directing the Hindi version too. Apart from Richa, the movie also has Parambrata, Jimmy Shergill, Divya Dutta, Manoj Bajpai and Nikita in lead roles.
Richa became a familiar face in Mollywood with the Bhima Ad. After that she made her debut in the industry with the Malayalam film Vaadamalli in 2011. She won the Asainet Award for the Best New Face of the year. After that she was seen in two other movies like Bangkok Summer with Unni Mukundan and Sandwich opposite Kunchacko Boban.
Richa Panai has also signed another Malayalam movie titled Nayattu, which is under filming. She also made her presence in Kollywood as well as Tollywood. The Hindi remake of Traffic will be produced by Endemol and distributed by Fox Star.