A-SIN , The Diva!
Chennai: Asin Thottumkal, one of the most popular superstar of Bollywood, is a girl for whom men can die for. She is a blend of Indian beauty as well as Western lady. Asin said, her name’s first letter, which is ‘A’ is derieved from Sanskrit. And we all the meaning of ‘sin’, that is ‘paap’ if you translate the English word to Hindi. Thus, Asin means pure, who has never committed a sin. The name itself is a perfect blend of East and the West, so is Asin herself.
Asin states that she would like to be called a modern Indian lady, who is actually a combination of both the cultures – neither too traditional, nor totally westernised. And Asin is just like her name!
This sweet southern diva was seen in “Ready” which was a superhit flick. Now Asin is shooting for “Houseful 2” of Sajid Khan, and is paired opposite macho man Akshay Kumar. This 26 years old actress, got her big break in southern film industry in the year 2001. But it was much later, in 2008, she debuted in Bollywood, with super duper hit, “Ghajini” opposite Aamir Khan. Asin will be also seen in “Bol Bachchan” which is slated for 2012 release.