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Anushka Shetty is an Indian Film Actress. She was also a Yoga Instructor and has trained under yoga guru Bharat Thakur. This tall and gorgeous beauty debuted in the 2005 Telugu film Super starring Nagarjuna which was super hit at box office.
The tall actress did feature in the Madhavan-starrer Rendu but concentrated on Telugu movies for a long time. Though a Telugu movie, talk about her performance in Arundathi reached to remote places in Tamil Nadu and made people wonder why she is not seen in Tamil. She obliged and starred in Vettaikaran with Vijay in the lead role. After Vijay, it was her turn to act with Suriya in Singam which lifted her popularity to new heights.
Current Salary: 1.5 Crore
Tamanna Bhatia is an Indian Film Actress born in Mumbai, India. She made her acting debut in 2005 with Hindi film "Chand Sa Roshan Chehra". Also in 2005, she made her Telugu debut with movie Sri. In 2006, she appeared in her first Tamil film, Kedi. In 2007, she starred in two films, Happy Days and Kalloori, which both earned her critical acclaim...
With Kallori giving her the break she was expecting in Tamil, Tamannah struck gold in 2009 by starring in movies like Padikathavan, Ayan, Ananda Thandavam and Kanden Kadhalai. These movies helped Tamanna become a household name in Tamil cinema. Though she frequently acts in Telugu movies as well.
Current Salary: 1Crore
3. Haniska Motwani
Hansika Motwani is an Indian film actress who predominantly appears in Tamil and Telugu cinema
She made her film debut in Telugu film Desamuduru (2007),after which she starred in several high budget Telugu films like Kantri (2008), Maska (2009) and Billa (2009).In 2011,she started her career in Tamil with the hit filmMappillai (2011),after which she appeared in several critically and commercially successful films like Engeyum Kaadhal (2011),Velayudham (2011) and Oru Kal Oru Kannadi (2012).These accomplishments have thus established her as a leading contemporary actress in Tamil Cinema.
Current Salary: 1Crore
Trisha Krishnan was born on the 4th of May 1983 in Pallakad,Kerala, India. She speaks English, Hindi, Tamil and French. She studied at Church Park, India and Ethiraj College, India.
Cute and slim figure in the southern region was originally a supporting heroine during the days of Simran. She made her appearance in Tamil movies from Jodi but shot into fame after her thumping performance in Aamir's Mounam Pesiyathe opposite Surya. This film fetched her the prestigious Filmfare Award 2002 meant for the Best Female Debut actress. From then on there was no going back as she was one among the most sought after by the top heroes then. Ajtih, Vijay, Vikram, STR were the most favorites who admired acting with her. Among the notable films in her career, Lesa Lesa, Ghilli, Saamy, Bheema, Ayutha Ezhuthu, Tiruppachi, Jee, Kreedam.
She had a good stint in Tollywood too as the audience were craze for her. To her credit, she has received many awards including Vijay Award Favorite Heroine 2010 for her performance in Gautham Menon's Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya. Other films which spoke volume of her career stint are Abiyum Naanum, Sarvam, Manmathan Ambu and the latest Mankatha.
Current Salary: 80 Lakhs
Nayantara was born to an Indian Army Officer father, Kurien Kodiyattu, and Omana Kurien, in Bangalore, Karnataka.
She made her acting debut in the 2003Malayalam film Manassinakkare. She debuted in Tamil cinema with Ayya (2004) and in Telugu cinema with Lakshmi (2005), following which she starred alongside popular lead actors. Following several commercial successes such as Chandramukhi (2005), Ghajini(2005) and Billa (2007), she had established herself as one of the leading contemporary actresses in Tamil cinema.
Current Salary: 1 Crore
6. Amala Paul
The Malabar beauty has a good chunk of prospects in the tinsel world and at the age of 20 she is making drastic efforts to secure a pride of place. When her debut was made through the controversial Sindu Samaveli more eye brows raised towards her. But her role in Prabu Solomon's Mynaa proved that she is a capable person.
This made a swirling change in her career and currently she is on the pace of reaping more projects. The recent Deiva Thirumagalhas once again proved the point though her earlier movie Vikadakavi made an utter flop.
She has won awards for her performance in Mynaa and also for new actress category.
Current Salary: 60 Lakhs
Anjali was born in Rajahmundry, a city in Andhra Pradesh as the only daughter to her Telugu-speaking parents she has two brothers. She completed her education up to 10th class in Tamil Nadu, following which her family moved to Chennai, Tamil Nadu
The Telugu migrant to Kollywood, this actress has the potential to inculcate a new direction to the actresses. Anjali started appearing before the camera as a model before making appearances in low budget Tollywood movies. She made a silent revolution through Vasantha Balan's Angadi Theru for which she was suitably rewarded with Filmfare Best Debut actress.
Current Salary: 30 Lakhs
8. Shruti Hassan
The heir apparent to the Ulaga Nayagan Kamal Hassan, Shruti Hassan proves that she is the chip of the old block. Initially she made her interest on music (though she could muster her performance in Hey Ram, which fetched the impressive performance in his dad's Unnaipol Oruvan. After watching and observing the prospects in her action stint, AR Murugadoss put the weight on her to play the role opposite Surya in the ensuing 7am Arivu. In addition she made her skillful performance in certain Hindi and English films.
Current Salary: 30 Lakhs
9. Shriya Saran
Shriya Saran is an Indian film actress and model. She has worked in several of the regional industries of Indian cinema, having acted in Telugu, Tamil and Hindilanguage films, as well as a few films in English, Malayalam and Kannada. Saran made her film debut in 2001 with the Telugu filmIshtam, and had her first commercial success with Santhosham (2002). She subsequently appeared in several more Telugu films, while making in-roads in the Hindi and Tamil film industries.
Current Salary: 20 Lakhs
10. Taapsee Pannu
Taapsee Pannu is an Indian model-turned-film actress, who mainly works in the Telugu and Tamil film industries. Born in a Punjabi family, Taapsee worked as a software professional and also pursued a career in modelling before becoming an actress.
Taapsee made her acting debut with the 2010 Telugu film Jhummandi Naadam directed byRaghavendra Rao. Since then, she has appeared in a number of critically acclaimed films such as Aadukalam, Vastadu Naa Raju, Mr. Perfect, and Vandhaan Vendraan. Her Tamil film Aadukalam met with critical acclaim and enjoyed commercial success upon release and eventually went on to win six National Film Awards
Current Salary: 15 Lakhs