At the same time, the actress carefully avoided any comments on the director, who made this medium budget film as a big hit. In fact, Mirugam is the only hit film in the actress's career in Tamil film industry after her debut movie Thavamai Thavamirunthu.
[an error occurred while processing this directive]Padmapriya's next project is Durai with action king Arjun in the lead role. "I never expect such a colourful role, that too in a commercial film like Durai. I never say no to glamour roles. You will see a total change in my look in Durai..."says Padmapriya.
She is also playing in a Hindi film titled Striker, a film on chess player with Sidhardh. The film is almost completed and expecting sometime in early 2008.