Here we are talking about those beautiful South Indian Actresses who have charmed the movie lovers through their brilliant performance and made their place in the audiences’ hearts in the year 2021.
The second big Industry of Indian Cinema, South Indian Industry has produced so many gorgeous talented actresses over the years, many of them also worked in the Hindi Film Industry in past like Tamanna Bhatia, Ileana D’cruz, Kajal Aggarwal, Nidhi Agarwal, Shriya Saran, etc.
Here we are compiling the list of those super talented gorgeous actresses in south cinema who rocked the theatres through their shining looks and dazzling performances on the screens this year. Many of these actresses also soon going to make their debut in the Bollywood industry.
25 Most Beautiful South Indian Actresses
12 South Indian Actresses in Saree Photos
1- Rashmika Mandanna
The beautiful actress of south cinema Rashmika Mandanna whose action-thriller film Pushpa The Rise: Part1 is currently rocking the box office worldwide. The actress started her filming career through the sandalwood’s 2016 film Kirik Party, which became a super hit and her work had been praised in the film following which the actress got two back-to-back films in Kannada cinema next year.
The actress will make her Hindi Cinema debut in Shantanu Bagchi’s directorial spy thriller film Mission Majnu where she will be starring alongside Siddharth Malhotra, the film is scheduled to release by mid-2022.
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— Rashmika Mandanna (@iamRashmika) December 26, 2021
2- Samantha Ruth Prabhu
The Shining South Indian actress marked her Tamil and Telugu debut in the year 2010, since then she has worked in many critically acclaimed movies like Kaththi, Theri, Mersal, 24, A Aa, etc.
Samantha was in limelight throughout the year owing to many reasons one her divorced Naga Chaitanya, the other is the actress made her Hindi debut through the hit franchise The Family Man & her recent release film Pushpa, in which she did a temperature rising item number “Oo Antava Oo Oo Antava” which, many believe, is one of the many reasons of Pushpa’s success at the Box Office.
#OoAntavaOoOoAntava is now the Most Viewed Song in South India in 24 hrs💥
Trending #1 on @youtubemusic with Record-Breaking 14M+ views💥
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— Pushpa (@PushpaMovie) December 11, 2021
3- Pooja Hegde
1990 born Pooja Hegde started her acting career through the 2012 superhero film Mugamoodi. Though her parents are from Karnataka, the actress was born and brought up in Mumbai. The actress as of now has appeared in two Hindi films Mohenjo Daro(2016) and Housefull 4(2019).
The actress was in limelight this year cause of her rom-com film Most Eligible Bachelor which was released post-covid and considered a hit at the box office. Pooja has two south Indian movies and a Hindi movie waiting to release along with a pan India period romantic film Radhe Shyam where she will be starring opposite Pan India star Prabhas.
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— Pooja Hegde (@hegdepooja) December 18, 2021
4- Keerthy Suresh
Keerthy Suresh was born in Chennai to a filmmaker father and actress mother whereby the actress started her acting career as a child artist.
The actress has worked in all the south Indian cinemas except the Kannada cinema so far. The accomplished actor has won the National Film Award for her biographical film Mahanati(2018), in which she portrayed the role of actress Savitri.
Her film Annathee is one of the top grosser Tamil films of this year, in which she shared the screen with south superstar Rajinikanth, her other film of the year Marakkar starring Mohan Lal bagged three National Awards and the film also did decent business at the box office.
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— Keerthy Suresh (@KeerthyOfficial) November 23, 2021
5- Raashi Khanna
Raashi Khanna was born in 1990 the actress made her acting debut through the action thriller Madras Cafe, since then the actress predominantly worked in Telugu and tamil cinema.
She recently made the headlines when the actress named announced in the known filmmaker Karan Johar’s upcoming venture Yodha, she will be making her comeback in the Bollywood after 8 yr long gap, she will be starring alongside Siddharth Malhotra. She appeared in three south Indian films this year Tughlaq Durbar, Bhramam, and the third installment of the hit franchise Aranmanai.
6- Regina Cassandra
The south actress mostly works in Tollywood and Kollywood cinema, She made her Hindi debut with coming of age rom-com film Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga in the year 2019. The actress also made a cameo appearance in the Kangana Ranaut starrer Thalaivii this year. Other than this, the actress has 4 films which released this year and 7 upcoming films in her Kitty.
Actress #Regina pic from #Flashback@ReginaCassandra pic.twitter.com/A3IOk6Vrlo
— Ponmanaselvan S (@IamSellvah) December 16, 2021
7- Amala Paul
Amala Paul recently made the headlines when her debuting Hindi show Ranjish Hi Sahi teaser was released, The show is created by the known Mahesh Bhatt who has given many memorable love story’s. She will be playing the diva Amna in the film. The actress was seen in two south Indian films this year Kutty Story and Netflix’s Pitta Kathalu both were anthology films.
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— Amala Paul ⭐️ (@Amala_ams) December 28, 2021
8- Nithya Menen
Nithya Menen was born in 1989 in Bangalore, she is one of those accomplished actresses that have appeared in all the Indian cinemas. Her debut acting film was a Sandalwood romantic film 7O’Clock.
She made her Hindi debut with Akshay Kumar starrer 2019 film Mission Mangal. She was recently seen in a period comedy-drama Telugu film Skylab, Which had been praised by the critics.
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— Nithya Menen (@MenenNithya) December 3, 2021
9- Sai Pallavi
Sai was born in 1992 in Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu, the actress mostly works in all three south Indian cinemas Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam apart from acting the actress is a doctor by education, she concluded her medical studies at Tbilisi Medical University, Georgia.
Her film Love Story which was released this year is one of the highest Telugu grossing films and her recent release film Shyam Singha Roy is also getting many footfalls at the cinema halls.
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— Sai Pallavi (@Sai_Pallavi92) December 28, 2021
10- Parvathy Thiruvothu
Mollywood industry known actress Parvathy Thiruvothu made her acting debut in 2006 Vishwanathan directorial Out of Syllabus, Since then the actress has appeared in many Malayalam films, she made her Hindi debut in the year 2017 with rom-com film Qarib Qarib Single where she starred alongside the late actor Irfan Khan. The actress was seen in four South Indian Films this year.
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— Suriya Sivakumar (@Suriya_offl) November 30, 2021