There's no denying the fact that the much-loved Anupama Kumar is one of the most talented and dependable actresses in the Tamil film industry today. She has carved a niche for herself by essaying pivotal roles in films such as Vamsam, Thuppakki and of course, Muppozhudhum Un Karpanaigal. During her eventful career, she has worked in high-profile as well as relatively smaller films and this has helped her expand her fan following. Now, the lady is in the limelight for an awesome reason.
Anupama Kumar is all set to play a pivotal role in the popular web series Nila Nila Odi Vaa and add a new dimension to her career. She will be playing a character named Devi who appears in the series from the 11th episode onwards.
While talking about the character, Anupama Kumar told Filmibeat that it is a 'fierce' character that she has tried to play with 'compassion and empathy'.
"When the director narrated Devi's role to me, I had no doubt that this is a role that was calling out to me.. always on the lookout for something new to do, this was another challenging role that would be fun and unique.. the show was fresh and fantastic and the fact that my dear friends Ashwin and Sunaina were playing the lead, sealed the deal for me. We had a blast on the set.. starting from the amazing transformation that Nan had in mind for me; to discussions on how to play this fierce character with empathy and compassion," she added.
On a related note, Nila Nila Odi Vaa has been directed by Thirru Thirru Thuru Thuru Fame director JS Nandhini and revolves around vampires. The series features the Mankatha actor Ashwin Kakumanu and actress Sunainaa in the lead. It has clicked with the target audience, courtesy its gripping presentation.