Hot and happening Nayantara seems to be ready to shed her 'glamorous' image. Ever since the actress returned to films after breaking up with choreographer-turned-director Prabhu Deva, the 29-year-old has been cautiously picking up the roles that gave ample scope to show her acting prowess. It is no surprise that the actress signed a series of movies that does not require to expose her skin. In the process, she got an offer to step into the shoes of Vidya Balan and she grabbed it with both hands!
Well, we are talking about the South Indian versions of Bollywood hit film Kahaani. Nayantara will be doing the character famously made by Vidya Balan in the Hindi version. The film is simultaneously shot in Tamil and Telugu, and the story is set in Hyderabad. The movie produced by Endemol India, Logline Productions and Select Media Holdings. The forthcoming flick has been titled Anamika.
After considering a few actresses, the offer knocked the doors of Nayantara. The actress was very impressed by the script by Sekhar Kammula. The director's eye for minute details made her to accept the role.