Several North Indian actresses have worked in Telugu films, but some have left an indelible mark in the minds of the audiences. Here is a list of the top heroines of North India who have made it big in Tollywood.
Nagma debuted with the Hindi film Bhaagi, but it was Tollywood that helped her reach new heights. The Telugu audience got to see her in modern roles, and she carried off these roles with much elan.
Allari Mogudu and
Gharana Mogudu is a couple of films that were noteworthy in her Telugu career. Now she is concentrating on Bhojpuri films.
Sonali has a magical appeal in her that attracts her to Telugu audience. She has worked only in some Telugu films but still she has made her presence felt in Tollywood. Indra and Manmadhudu are a couple of noteworthy Telugu films in her career.
The 2002 Telugu movie Santosham catapulted Shriya to fame. Though she is a North Indian, she looks very good in sarees. She looks young in most of her films and has chiseled features. Manam, Tagore, Chatrapati, and Gopala are some of the noteworthy films in her career.
Yuvakudu is Bhumika’s first Telugu film. Though she is a Punjabi Bhoomika stole the hearts of the Telugu masses with her sleepy eyes and matured acting. Kushi, Misamma, and Okkadu are the landmark films in her career.
Aarthi was a rage in Tollywood during her heydays. This North Indian girl has a baby-like face that attracted her to the audiences. Indra, Nuvvu Naaku Nachav, and Nenunnanu are some commercially hit films of her career. But sadly, this bubbly actress is no more with us. May she RIP.
This Punjabi girl is known for dubbing her own voice in Telugu, and is fluent in the language. She has even dubbed for another actress of her time. This only shows her dedication to act in a language that is alien to her. Anukokunda Oka Raju, Mantra and Mass and Mangala are some of the films in which she gave excellent performance.
Being born in Mumbai, Kajal debuted in Tollywood with
Lakshmi Kalyanam. Who can forget her double role in the Telugu blockbuster Maghadeera? She has had some box office
This Punjabi girl surely has a magical aura about her. If not, how would she be so successful in Telugu and Tamil industry? She has a good fan base in Tollwyood.
Samarasimha Reddy, Nuvvu Vastavani and Narasimha Naidu are some of her acclaimed films in Telugu.