Sonam makes Tamil debut

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor is making her foray into the Tamil film industry with Ambikapathy, the dubbed version of upcoming Hindi flick Raanjhanaa produced by Eros International and co-starring southern star Dhanush.

She is very excited for her Tollywood debut to be directed by Anand L Rai, with dialogues by John Mahendran. Kapoor has been receiving several offers from Tamil film-makers but she chose this one. "Thanks are due to my director Anand L Rai. I am eagerly waiting like everybody else for the first day first show of Ambikapathy," she added excitedly.

Sonam is a huge fan of actresses like Hema Malini, Vaijayantimala, Waheeda Rehman, Jayapradha and Sri Devi who made their debut in Tamil films before taking the Hindi film industry by storm.

Interetsingly, Dhanush will be making his Hindi debut with Raanjhanaa and is ecstatic about it. "The reason I have reached this escalated level is because of the love from my Tamil audience; they have felt and lived every character I have portrayed, cried and laughed with me. I have implemented the role with core intensity as a performer, in Ambikapathy too," he said.

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