Every film industry is a kingdom in itself. There are ruling kings and queens and there are ones aspiring to rule. No matter where we go, this rule does not change. We idolize these start. We love them, we want to be them. But only a few get the scope to live the extravagant life as they do. They are multi-talented and beautiful and their lives are equally interesting. Let’s take a look at the top 5 actresses from the Oriya film industry, commonly known as Ollywood.
- Anu Choudhury
Anu Choudhury walked out of the industry when she was at the peak of her career. Born and brought up Bhubaneswar, she completed both her schooling and college from the same city. Her father is a famous editor and daily soap producer. She debuted as a child actress in the Oriya film ‘Badhu Nirupama’but her first film as the main lead was Maa Gojabayani’. Her debut in Bollywood through a Hindi movie ‘Nirvana13’ got her some beautiful compliments for her role in this movie. She is a perfect combination of beauty and talent.
- Barsha Priyadarshini
Barsha Priyadarshini is currently one of the leading actresses of Ollywood. The beautiful diva is from the Jagatsingpur district of Orissa. She completed her higher education from Ramadevi Women’s College. Her family includes her mother and three sisters. She is the youngest of all the four sisters. Barsha Priyadarshini made her debut in an Oriya film titled as ‘E Jugara Krushna Sudama’ back in the year 2003. She has also acted in Bengali films. Her first Bengali film was ‘Jor’. She is considered as one of the most talented actresses in Oriya film industry of recent times.
- Archita Sahu
Archita started her acting career at a very tender age when she was studying in the 10th standard in D.M School. She got the offer to pose as the main female lead in Sanjay Nayak’s Oriya film “O My Love”. After this, there was no looking back for this talented actress. She not only excels in acting but is a trained Oriya dancer too. She won the title of Miss Kalinga in 2004. Archita continued her B.Tech at KIIT University. She is also state level ambassador of UNICEF and Government of Orissa for ‘Eradication of Child Labour’.
- Priya Choudhury
This youngster is one of the rising actresses in the Oriya Film Industry. Her fans like to call her Priya. Her first Oriya movie was ‘Dream Girl’ where she worked opposite Sabyasachi. Priya completed her graduation from the Utkal University. She is a natural beauty with an equally natural pool of talent.
- Megha Ghosh
Megha Ghosh is another star in making. She has received lots of appreciation in Ollywood for her acting. She was born in Kolkata and gradually shifted to Mumbai for her acting profession. She is a very dedicated and professional actress and it is well reflected in her work which can be seen from her acting, dancing performances.