Malayalam actress Priya Prakash Varrier, the girl who broke the internet with her wink, has opened up to the overwhelming attention she has been receiving from the viral song video and the latest teaser from Oru Adaar Love.
Priya’s Facebook and Instagram pages are gaining thousands of followers by the minute and she says she is overwhelmed by all the love. “I am very happy. Don’t know how to handle so much love. It’s completely surreal,” Priya said.
When asked about how she thinks of being a nationwide crush, Priya said, "Right now I am excited, being the national crush is very new to me, people are falling in love is very new, and I am very happy."
In an interview with NDTV, the host asked Priya about the wink, and she replied, “The director wanted us to give some cute reactions like the eyebrows thing and a wink, so we just did it without any practice."
Priya is currently pursuing B.Com at Vimala College in Thrissur, Kerala. When asked about her own love life, she said, "I have no love story, as I am studying in a women's college right now. However, I remembered my co-education school during the shooting of the movie."
Priya has also revealed that she is currently single. “There’s no one special in my life. My studies and my dream of becoming an actor are the two focal points of my life." When asked what her Valentine’s Day plans are, she said, "I’ll have to go to college because attendance is a problem."
Priya has also revealed that her mailboxes are overflowing with messages from men asking her out. Besides acting, Priya is also into modelling and have participated in beauty pageants. She is also a dancer and loves performing Mohiniyattam.