Beauty Queen of Kollywood is a place where aspiring women take up acting and also modeling to achieve their dream of being a Beauty Queen of Kollywood. It’s a glam industry that’s largely based in Mumbai, India.
There are plenty of dazzling divas in the industry that have won our hearts. We’ve rounded up the top 8 Tamil actresses who are truly hot on the screen.
Nayanthara, known as Lady Superstar of South Indian cinema, is one of the highest-paid actresses in Beauty Queen of Kollywood. She has been featured in over 70 films and also has won five Filmfare Awards and six SIIMA awards besides top honours at Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh State Film Awards.
She was born on 18 November 1984 into an Orthodox Syrian Christian family in Thiruvalla, Kerala. She completed her schooling in both Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
2. Tamanna Bhatia
Tamanna Bhatia is an Indian actress who has carved a niche for herself in South Indian cinema. She has made a name for herself as an actress with commercial successes like Padikathavan, Ayan, Paiyaa and Siruthai.
She has an impressive list of films to her credit and a loyal fan base for her glamour in her movies. Many fans in Tollywood and Beauty Queen of Kollywood refer her as the “Queen of Hip.”
3. Anushka Shetty
She is one of the most beautiful actresses in the Indian film industry. Her cute face and innocent smile has captivated the hearts of millions of people.
She started her career as a yoga instructor and also later became an actress. She has received critical acclaim for her roles in the Telugu and also Tamil films Arundhati (2009), Rudhramadevi (2015) and Vaanam (2011).
Her portrayal of Princess Devasena in the series Baahubali (2015-2017) earned her widespread acclaim. She also received a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu.
4. Hansika Motwani
Hansika Motwani is one of the most beautiful actresses in India. She is known for her work in Telugu, Tamil, and also Hindi cinema.
She started her career as a child artist with the TV series “Shaka Laka Boom Boom”. Her film debut came when she was 15 years old in the Telugu movie Desamuduru.
She is also known for her hair and also makeup skills. From a simple monotone look to bold eye makeup, she can do it all.
5. Shruti Haasan
Among the most popular actresses in the South, Shruti Haasan is also known for her diva-like presence on screen. She has won many accolades for her acting abilities and is known for her roles in films like D-Day (2013), Ramaiya Vastavaiya (2013), Gabbar Is Back (2015), and also Welcome Back (2017).
Her has won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut-South and also the Vijay Award for Best Actress. She has also won a nomination for the IIFA Awards.
6. Kajal Aggarwal
Kajal Aggarwal is a gorgeous Indian actress who has made a name for herself in the south film industry. She is a versatile performer who can play a variety of roles.
She started her acting career with the 2004 Bollywood movie Kyun! Ho Gaya Na, which did not do well at the box office.
She then started her ad career, and also became a brand also ambassador for many brands, including Panasonic, Dabur Amla Nelli Hair Oil, Himalaya, Parachute, and also Bru instant coffee. She has also worked in a number of television commercials.
7. Shriya Saran
Shriya Saran is a Bollywood actress and also model who has appeared in various films. She is a social activist as well and has been a brand ambassador for many beauty products across India, and has opened a spa employing visually challenged people.
She was born in a North Indian family, and also started learning Kathak at an early age from her mother. Her then began her professional training under her guru Shovana Narayan in Delhi. She also learned Rajasthani folk dance.
8. Samantha Akkineni
The Pan-Indian actress, Samantha Akkineni never misses a chance to leave her fans in awe of her stunning looks and acting chops. She is one of the biggest superstars in South Indian cinema business.
She made her debut in the Telugu romance film ‘Ye Maaya Chesave’ (2010), which she won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. She has since been primarily appearing in hero-centric Telugu and Tamil films.