Nikki Galrani, the new busy bee of Mollywood, is all set for an image makeover with her upcoming movie Rudrasimhasanam. Interestingly, the latest reports suggest that the actress is gaining weight for her role in the movie. Nikki Galrani will play Hymavathy, a village girl in the movie, which said to be an out-an-out thriller.
Suresh Gopi plays the protagonist in Rudrasimhasanam, directed by Shibu Gangadharan. Kaniha and Swetha Menon will essay the other female leads. Rudrasimhasanam is based on the popular Malayalam novel Rourdathalam, written by Sunil Parameshwaran. The novelist himself pens the script for the movie.
Hymavathy will be a challenging role for Nikki Galrani, who usually plays the happy-go-lucky modern girl. The actress will sport a traditional look with long hair and saree in the movie. It was director Shibu Gangadharan, who suggested Nikki to gain weight; as her thin look doesn't go well with the character.
Nikki Galrani has completed filming for her upcoming flick Ivan Maryadaraman, in which she plays the female lead opposite Dileep. She will also play the female lead in the upcoming flick Oru Second Class Yathra, in which she will essay the sister of actor-director Vineeth Sreenivasan. The actress is planning to concentrate on Malayalam movie career.