|Full Name Lakshmi Raibagi|
Name Raai Laxmi
Years active 2005–present
Parents Manjula Rai, Ram Rai
Height 1.77 m
Role Film actress
|Born 5 May 1989 (age 27) (1989-05-05) Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
Occupation Actress, model, Stage performer
Movies Aranmanai, Kanchana: Muni 2, Adhinayakudu, Sowkarpettai, Sardaar Gabbar Singh
Similar People Nikita Thukral, Sameera Reddy, Kanika, Nisha Agarwal, Bhavana
Siblings Reshma Raai, Ashwin Raai
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Raai Laxmi (born as Lakshmi Rai on 5 May 1989) is an Indian film actress and model who predominantly appears in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu and few Kannada films. She is making her debut in Bollywood with the film Julie 2 (2017).
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- Raai Laxmi Sizzling pictures of the Julie 2 actress
- Early life
- Public recognition and success 20112014
- Debut in Bollywood 2015present
Raai has completed over a decade in the film industry, acting over 50 films in multiple languages.
Raai Laxmi: Sizzling pictures of the 'Julie 2' actress
Raai Lakshmi made her debut at the age of 15 in the Tamil film Karka Kasadara in 2005. Subsequently, she appeared in a number of Tamil films, including the comedy film Kundakka Mandakka (2005) opposite R. Parthiban, Perarasu's action-masala flick Dharmapuri (2006), and the romance film Nenjai Thodu (2007). In 2008, she began working in more serious films such as the drama film Velli Thirai, in which she played herself, and the action thriller Dhaam Dhoom directed by Jeeva. She received positive feedback for her portrayal of a lawyer in the latter. A review from Behindwoods wrote: "The latter (Raai Lakshmi) sizzles even as she is supposed to play the court professional who is caught in the web of smuggling drugs". She won her first Filmfare Award nomination in the Best Supporting Actress category.
She made her debut in Malayalam in 2007, starring in Rock & Roll opposite Mohanlal. She followed it up with several successful films such as Annan Thambi, 2 Harihar Nagar (2009), Evidam Swargamanu (2009) opposite Mohanlal, and Chattambinadu (2009) opposite Mammootty. She appeared in three Tamil films in 2009, Muthirai, Vaamanan and Naan Avanillai 2.
In Vaamanan, she played a glamorous supermodel. In 2010, she was seen in three films. She made special appearances during song sequences in two of them, In Ghost House Inn and Pen Singam and portrayed a cowgirl in the Tamil film Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam.
Public recognition and success (2011–2014)
Raai Lakshmi's first 2011 release was Christian Brothers, which was a huge commercial success. Her next two films were Tamil projects, the comedy horror Kanchana and the Venkat Prabhu-directed action thriller Mankatha, starring Ajith Kumar. She played a negative character in the latter, which was received positively by critics. Both films emerged as high financial successes. Following Kanchana's success, she was signed on to reprise the role in its Kannada remake.
Her latest release Arabiyum, Ottakavum, P. Madhavan Nairum opposite Mohanlal was met with mixed reviews but turned out to a commercial success. Her 2014 films were Aranmanai and Irumbu Kuthirai in Tamil, Rajadhi Raja in Malayalam and Shrungara in Kannada.
Debut in Bollywood (2015–present)
In 2015, she signed two Malayalam films, Arabian Safari and Santhoshayi Gopiyetta and three Tamil films Oru Ticketla Rendu Cinema, Sowkarpettai and Arjun, Divya Matrum Karthik. After a brief gap of two years she performed her second item number opposite Pawan Kalyan in his Telugu film Sardaar Gabbar Singh (2016).
Based on an online poll conducted by The Times of India, Raai Laxmi won the "Best Actor Award in a Negative Role - Female" for Mankatha. In 2012, Raai Laxmi won the Stylish Star of South Indian Cinema - Female at SIIMA, 2012.