Tollywood, which produces more than 100 films per year, is one of the biggest film industries in India. This industry is known for introducing many new actress every year. The year 2012 was no different for this rule. Telugu filmmakers have introduced to nearly 10 actress this year. But except Monal Gujjar, hardly any other actress is successful in striking the gold in their debut movies.
Monal Gajjar, Supriya Shailaja, Regina Cassandra, Nanditha, Neethi Taylor, Ria Chakravarthi, Neelam Upadhyay, Kavya Singh and a few others have debuted in Tollywood with various Telugu movies. Monal Gajjar is the only actress, whose first film has become a big success at the Box Office. But the remaining stars are satisfied with average hit movies at the collection centres.
However, Oneindia brings to you the details about their debut films and their performance at the Box Office. Continue to click on slider to read the information.
Monal Gajjar is basically a model, who has won the Miss Gujarat title and also the Mirchi Queen Bee beauty pageant. Although she entered Tollywood with Vennela 1 ½, it was her another movie Sudigadu, which released first. Sudigadu did a wonderful business at the Indian as well as USA Box Office. But post its success, she has not bagged any offer in Telugu or any other language.
Supriya Shailaja entered Tollywood with the film Rushi starring budding Telugu actor Arvind Krishna. The movie did an average business at the Box Office and the actress failed to impress the mass. After its release, she has not got any offers either in Telugu or any other film industry.
Regina Cassandra started anchoring for kids' channel Splash, when she was four and then moved on to work in commercials. Aged 17, she entered films with Tamil movie Kanda Naal Mudhal. She debuted in Telugu with SMS, which fared well at the Box Office. She got recognition for her performance. It also bagged her a few offers.
Nanditha entered films with the director Teja's Telugu movie Neeku Naaku Dash Dash starring Prince. It has received below average response at the Box Office. But her performance in the film bagged another movie Premakatha Chitram, which slated to hit the screens 2013.
Neethi Taylor debuted in films with the Tamil movie Kaliyugam. Later, she forayed into Tollywood with the movie Mem Vayasuku Vachcham starring Tanish. The flick has failed to give her much-needed-break. Now, she has no projects in hands.
Ria Chakravarthi entered film industry with Tuneega Tuneega starring filmmaker MS Raju's son Sumanth Ashwin with her. This much-hyped romantic entertainer did an average collection at the Box Office. She failed to impress viewers with her performance. She has not bagged any offer post its release.
Neelam Upadhyay entered films with Tamil movie Unnodu Oru Naal in 2010. Later she debut in Tollywood with the film Mr. 7, which has been an average grosser at the Box Office. Her performance in it has got her any fresh offers to her.
Kavya Singh debuted in Telugu with the movie Sorry Teacher, which was a flop at the Box Office. She tried hard to steal the hearts of youth by showing her glamour in the film. But Instead of impressing them, she incurred wrath from the viewers for showing teachers in bad light.