Nivetha Pethuraj opposite Vishnu

Nivetha Pethuraj, who is on the track to become a leading heroine of Kollywood, will be seen playing the female lead in Vishnu Vishal’s film with Ezhil.

Already, she is part of Jayam Ravi’s Tik Tik Tik an Venkat Prabhu’s Party, it may be recalle.

“She has been choosing her scripts carefully and found her role in the Vishnu-Ezhil film intriguing,” sources say.

Nivetha Pethuraj was born in Madurai. She spent early schooling in Thoothukudi, settled in Dubai for over 13 years.

She attended Dubai’s Crescent English High School and holds a degree in human resources management from Heriot Watt University in Dubai.

She started her career with modelling and was crowned as Miss India UAE pageant by beating 15 contestants at Al Raha Beach hotel in Abu Dhabi on April 11, 2015.

The contest was attended by single Indian women with ages between 18 and 25 years residing in UAE. She made her acting debut in the Tamil film Oru Naal Koothu.