Kajal Aggarwal made her Tamil debut in Sakthi Chidambaram's Pazhani opposite Bharath in 2008 followed by Venkat Prabhu's Saroja, Bharathiraja's Bommalattam and Saran's Modhi Vilayadu. She got decent success in Tollywood but she tasted a lot of success in Telugu film industry and that made her to keep herself busy in Tollywood.
It was Karthi's Naan Mahaan Alla, which gave her much-deserved massive hit to her credits. But by then, the actress was considered as one of the most sought after actresses of South India and she also started getting offers from Bollywood. However, Kajal Aggarwal got two big back-to-back films in 2011.
She bagged Surya's Maattrraan directed by KV Anand and AR Murugadoss directorial Thuppakki starring Vijay. While the former was released last month and received good response for her performance, the actress is now set for the release of Thuppakki, which will hit the screens on November 13. On this occasion, we would like to bring all about her role in the film.
Deepika, Priyanka And Sonam
Kajal Aggarwal was not the first choice for Thuppakki. It was said that the makers of the film considered a couple of names including Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra and Sonam Kapoor. However, it was Kajal, who sealed the deal.
Kajal Aggarwal has a meaty role in Thuppakki. Her role is not limited to be an arm-candy of Vijay in Thuppakki. Well, she will be seen in the role of a boxer in the film.
Vijay And Kajal
She plays the role named Nisha, an iron-willed girl. She learnt the mannerisms of boxer by watching the matches of five-time World Boxing champion Mary Kom. It was the challenging-ever role for her in Tamil films.
Vijay And Kajal
Komal Shahani has designed Kajal Aggarwal's costume in Thuppakki. In fact, even for her costumes, Mary Kom is the inspiration. However, the actress will also be seen in glamorous avatars.
Angella, Pranitha And Priya
When it comes to Kajal Aggarwal's female co-star or the second fiddle, Priya Anand of Vaamanan fame, Pranitha, Kingfisher Calendar model Angella Jonsson were doing rounds but it was model Akshara Gowda, who was lucky to bag the project.