Here is about a new bug that is taking over the tinsel town beauties of late. No! It has nothing to do with their careers in the show biz. Though they are going great on the work front, the actresses of Tollywood are now keen on setting up a safe back-up plans for good income, to continue living in a happy place in life.
If you have heard this famous Telugu proverb, which precisely says "Make hay while the sunshines", the actresses of this generation are the perfect followers of it. Check out the list of our Tollywood Heroines, who turned entrepreneurs in the recent past.
Rakul Preet Singh
Rakul makes her first investment on a fitness chain called F 45, which is to be launched in Hyderabad on 20 February.
To serve her passion for Jewelry industry, Tamannaah launched her own Jewelry brand Wite & Gold, sometime back.
Kriti Kharbanda has her plans ready to launch her own design label called Kriti and she will be launching a meals-on-wheels format restaurant in Bangalore, very soon.
The actress has invested in Bootlegger, a premium upmarket restaurant on Lavelle Road, which is one of the costliest localities in Bangalore.
Kajal Aggarwal along with her sister Nisha Agarwal has kick-started a Jewelry label called Marsala, last year.
The actress has her start up wedding planning company in place, which she has started along with sister Shagun Pannu and her friend Farah Parvesh. Taapsee has named the company ‘The Wedding Factory'
Shriya Saran has opened a spa called Shree in Mumbai, a few years ago, which has all the therapists, who are visually impaired but have been specially trained to offer body, back, leg and head massages.
Ileana started her own desiginer label, when she was ruling here in Tollywood. However, that was shut later as it was not successful enough.
From trying to cash their craze by hiking up the remuneration, to grabbing the endorsements and making money with shop openings, the fresh crop of talent that is flooding into Telugu industry today, sure has the art of dealing entertainment industry.
With a new face coming to the industry almost every Friday, it is a tedious task to keep up the competition and survive in the race and it is no secret that the life of an actress is short-lived here. Besides all the hard work and good relations you keep up, you must be blessed with a pinch of luck backing you, as well.
So, it is indeed a clever move by our t-towns beauties to have safe plans for future, even when they are making handful of money in the films at present. Perhaps, it is not completely about the money as some have invested in serving their interests too.
Of course, their fame helps their start-ups to grow faster and it couldn't get any better than designing your future plans when you are in your prime. Great going ladies! See, these are the ones, whom we prefer to refer as 'beauty with brains'.