Actress to play prostitute, actor to play condom maker

Shraddha Das, who recently trended on social media thanks to her bikini pictures from her recent vacation to Bali, will be doing a full-fledged Telugu film after three years.

“Shraddha plays Jagapati Babu’s love interest in the film. Jagapati Babu plays an industrialist who heads a huge company that manufactures condoms. He hires prostitutes to feature in all the commercials for his products, which is when he meets Shraddha, and the duo gradually fall in love,” a source was quoted as saying by TOI.

The movie will be helmed by choreographer-turned-director Vidyasagar. The upcoming untitled film is a family drama where Jagapathi Babu will be seen essaying the role of an industrialist who heads a huge company that manufactures condoms. Shraddha Das is playing the female lead in Jagapathi Babu’s film.

The upcoming film of Shraddha Das and Jagapathi Babu starrer is set to go on the floor very soon. It is a family drama set in an urban backdrop. According to the latest update, Shraddha Das will be seen in the flashback portions of the film.

The 32-year-old actress Shraddha Das has struck the right chord with Telugu viewers’ courtesy her solid emoting skills, arresting looks, striking figure and mesmerising screen-presence.

Shraddha Das was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra to Bengali parents. Her father is a businessman, who hails from Purulia, her mother is a housewife. She is a Buddhist.

She was brought up in Mumbai, where she completed her studies. Shraddha graduated from University of Mumbai at SIES College of Commerce and Economics with a Bachelor of Mass Media degree in journalism.

While doing her graduation she worked in theater and attended workshops conducted by National School of Drama artists like Piyush Mishra, Chittaranjan Giri and Salim Shah. She also acted in print advertisements like McDowells, Aristocrat and over 400 catalogues before training at the Gladrags academy.