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Megha Raj, the model babe to steal hearts

Published: Tuesday, August 26, 2008, 19:39 [IST]

[an error occurred while processing this directive] Megha Raj, the bubbly Mumbai model turned actress will be yet another colourful addition to Tamil film industry.

She is going to debut in a Tamil movie directed by Lekha Ratnakumar, a popular ad film maker and musician in Tamil Industry.

Megha has been a familiar face in both the print and electronic media with her 100 plus ad films in the past 10 years.

She has featured in the ads of Coca Cola, Tata Salt, Bajaj, Maruti etc., As a little girl, she has featured in a Colgate ad with Aishwarya Rai and with Sachin Tendulkar for a Philips ad. She has also acted in a couple of Hindi movies as child artist.

[an error occurred while processing this directive] Now Mega is ready to start her new career in the South. Why has she opted for the South?

Megha says, "South Indian films are so interesting and I watched Rajini sir's Sivaji last year. After that I decided to make my debut only in Tamil. Also I came to know of the sincerity and dedication of the Tamil technicians and artists. I came to know that most of the Tamil producers are very prompt in payment also. I think these reasons are enough for me to make my debut in the South...''

She has studied in the Anupam Kher School of Acting for one year and now she is studying her UG commerce final year. She is also seeking training in Bharatanatyam. Her father Raj Israni is a producer of Bhojpuri films.

In fact Megha has not even given any dates for her dad just to make her debut in Lekha Ratnakumar's film

Later Ratnakumar commented that the she is the apt face for his love thriller soon to be launched.

Topics: rajinikanth, sachin tendulkar, colors, anupam kher
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