Kajal Aggarwal is an Indian actress and model from Mumbai who has appeared in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi films. She is one of the most successful and talented actresses in the south Indian film industry. Kajal is worked in many popular movies like Chandamama, Singham, and in 2009 historical fiction Telugu film Maghadheera marked a turning point in her career, earning her critical acclaim. It ranks among the highest-grossing Telugu films of all time and fetched her Best Actress nominations at several award ceremonies including Filmfare.
Kajal Agarwal made her debut in 2004 with Hindi film Kyun! Ho Gaya Na. She was born on 19 June 1985 in Mumbai. She has worked in more than 100 films and 50+ commercial ads in her career.
Kajal Agarwal short break
Indian actress and model kajal Aggarwal has established Top notch career in the Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi films. After having won many hearts in Bollywood as well as the South Indian film industry, the stunning beauty Kajal Agarwal tied the knot with entrepreneur Gautam Kitchlu who is an Indian businessman, entrepreneur and tech professional on October 30 in Mumbai.
The actress took a short break from films on the occasion of her marriage. The last film she acted was mosagallu Shot simultaneously in Telugu and English languages, the film is directed by Jeffrey Gee Chin and produced by Vishnu Manchu under the banner of AVA Entertainment and 24 Frames Factory. The film features an ensemble cast that includes Vishnu Manchu, Kajal Aggarwal, Suniel Shetty, Ruhi Singh, Navdeep and Naveen Chandra.
It is basically a cultural clash between generations, between east and west, and between rich and poor. On a moral downward spiral, yet an upward climb to great financial success, kajal (as Anu) and Vishnu (as Arjun) become savvy criminals and devise an ingenious scam. This movie was named as a arjun and anu in Hindi.
Kajal Aggarwal back in films
After a break from the films Actor Kajal Aggarwal, who predominantly works in Tamil and Telugu movies, took to Twitter on June 4 to announce that she will be seen next in a film titled Uma. Kajal will be playing the titular role in the Tathagatha Singha directorial. Touted to be a slice-of-life film, Uma is bankrolled by Avishek Ghosh and Mantaraj Paliwal from Miraj Group. The project is likely to go on floors by the end of this year or early next year.
Film tracker Taran Adarsh shared details about the film on Twitter. “FILM ANNOUNCEMENT: KAJAL AGGARWAL IN & AS #UMA… #KajalAggarwal will head the cast of #Uma… A slice of life film… Directed by ad filmmaker Tathagata Singha… Produced by Avishek Ghosh and Mantra raj Paliwal [#Miraj Group]… Remaining cast will be announced later ,” the tweet read. Kajal retweeted Taran’s post about the film and mentioned she is looking forward to working on the film. “Looking forward to commencing Uma’s journey,” the magadheera actor tweeted.
Kajal Aggarwal starts shooting ‘uma’ in Kolkata
Kajal Aggarwal has returned to the sets after a gap of four months. Kajal Aggarwal has begun shooting for her next film, Uma, on (July 5). According to the latest reports, the shooting of the film kickstarted this morning and the shoot is expected to be finished in a single schedule. It is said that the shoot has been planned without any schedule breaks and that indeed gives the makers the opportunity to wrap up the film at a quick pace. While Kajal Aggarwal will be seen in the lead role, Uma’s star cast also includes the likes of Marsh Chhaya, Tinnu Anand, Gaurav Sharma, Meghana Malik, Shriswara, and Ayoshi Talukdar. Uma will be a feel-good slice of life drama that will be packed with some heart-warming emotions.
Reports suggest that Kajal Aggarwal would be playing a character that is similar to Mary Poppins. The project’s pre-production works happened through Zoom calls due to the pandemic and Kajal is said to be quite excited about the film. Kajal, in one of her previous interviews, had told that Uma will be an important film for her and added that she is looking forward to starting shooting for the film. Produced by Avishek Ghosh and Mantraraj Paliwal under the banner of Miraj Group, the film is directed by Tathagata Singha, who is a popular ad filmmaker. Details regarding the rest of the crew of Uma are yet to be known.
Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to social media to announce the news. He wrote, “KAJAL AGGARWAL: ‘UMA’ SHOOT STARTS TODAY… #Uma – starring #KajalAggarwal – has commenced start-to-finish shoot in #Kolkata today… Directed by ad filmmaker Tathagata Singha… Produced by Avishek Ghosh and Mantraraj Paliwal [#Miraj Group]
Kajal Agarwal upcoming projects
Kajal Aggarwal also made her OTT debut with director Venkat Prabhu’s Live Telecast which is streaming on Disney+ Hotstar. She has a number of other films in her kitty, which are in different stages of production. She plays one of the female leads in Hey Sinamika, which features Dulquer Salmaan and Aditi Rao Hydari as the other leads. Hey Sinamika is directed by popular dance choreographer, Brindha Master.
She will also be seen as the female lead in Megastar Chiranjeevi’s upcoming action drama, Acharya, directed by Koratala Siva. Kajal has already completed the shoot and waiting for the release of Ghosty, which is a Tamil horror comedy, helmed by Kalyaan of Gulaebaghavali and Jackpot fame. Indian 2 and Paris-Paris are the other films of Kajal Aggarwal in her line up.