Actress Isha Koppikar, who was busy with Bollywood movies for two decades, is all set to make a comeback in Sandalwood. The actress will be seen as the female lead in the movie Looti, which will be directed by Girish Kamplapur.
The actress, who shared screen space with Vishnuvardhan, Ravichandran and Ramesh Aravind, is paired opposite Dhruva in Looti. The crew has decided to start its first schedule from September 27, in Bangalore.
In the year 2000, Isha was seen in three Kannada films - Suryavamsha, Oh Nanna Nalle and Hu Antiya Uhoo Anthiya. After sharing screen space with Sandalwood big stars, the actress stepped into Bollywood with an item number in Prakash Jha's Rahul.
Isha got an identity in Bollywood with Ram Gopal Varma's Company, in which she shook her legs for the item number 'Kallas'. She also became famous as 'Kallas girl'. The movie had Ajay Devgn, Vivek Oberoi and Manisha Koirala in the lead roles.
Isha also became noted in Bollywood for her critically acclaimed movie Girlfriend, which was directed by Karan Razdan, co-starring Amrita Arora and Aashish Chowdary. The film was opposed by many groups and also they seeked to impose ban on movie.
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Isha made her debut in 1998, with Tamil movie Kaadhal Kavithai, for which she won the Filmfare award for the best debutant female actor category in Tamil.
In Kannada, Isha Koppikar was seen in Suryavamsha, starring Vishnuvardhan in the dual role of father and son. It was directed by S Narayan.
Oh Nanna Nalle
After this she was seen opposite Ravichandran in Oh Nanna Nalle. The movie became a musical hit of the year 2000.
Hoo Anthiya Uhoo Anthiya
Later, Hoo Anthiya Uhoo Anthiya in which she was paired opposite Ramesh Aravind, which was her last Kannada movie. It also featured Anu Prabhakar and Suman in the lead roles.
Isha Marriage Life
Meanwhile, Isha had married Bollywood actor Inder Kumar, but their relationship did not last long. In 2009, she married hotelier Timmy Narang.
13 Years Of Gap
She was last seen in Hindi flick Raakh. After 13 years, Isha is making her comeback to Sandalwood, with Looti.