Priyamani to Amala Paul: South Indian actresses who were bold enough to shed their clothes but retain image
Movie lovers can call it taboo or anxiety but showing skin is not something many actresses are comfortable with.
Here are few famous South Indian actresses who sizzled on screen by making the bold choice in the film industry.
South actress Priyamani never hesitated while performing a bold scene when required. As per sources, she has also admitted that “donning bold looks and performing onscreen is a part of the movie and a need of the moment”. One of the advantages Priyamani has is her excellent acting skills. She has the ability to prepare herself for the role and immerse herself into the character.
One of the top actresses of South India Nayanthara has never failed to impress fans. Known for bold roles, Nayanthara, never shies away in front of the camera, when she is asked to perform. Her love-making scenes in Vallavan with Simbu raised the temperature to sky-high levels. Nayanthara’s walk-in Billa, wearing a black colour bikini, was also well received by fans.
British actress Amy Jackson is one of the boldest and hottest stars of the south industry. With her appearance in the movie 'I' opposite Vikram, Amy proved that language is not a barrier when it comes to showing off acting skills. Amy surprised viewers and built a new fan base for herself after the movie 'I'. She has also been a part of several photoshoots for magazines.
Shriya Saran has raised the temperature with her pose for the cover of Maxim magazine. She has also made a fan following for herself in Bollywood. From a girl-next-door avatar to sizzling in a bikini, the seductress, with irresistible hot looks and beauty created the race in the arena of boldness in mainstream south cinema.
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan's daughter Shruti Haasan has tried to follow in her dad's footsteps. Yes, Shruti has never shied away from bold roles onscreen. Shruti Haasan, who has acted in Bollywood movie, 'D-Day' shot a steamy love-making scene with co-star Arjun Rampal. Known for her roles in the south, Shruti has also portrayed in a romantic scene in the film, 3, with co-star Dhanush.
Dusky beauty from South India actress Amala Paul took a daring step and performed in a Kollywood movie Aadai (Aame in Telugu), a project which she felt is worth the bold act. The actor took this step at a time when she was ruminating on the idea of bidding adieu to her cinema career.