Just a few months ago, Tollywood audience have witnessed the acting debut of Kalyani Priyadarshan, daughter of veteran director Priyadarshan (with Akhil’s “Hello”). Now, Kalyani’s mother, veteran heroine Lissy, is all set to make her comeback to Telugu cinema after more than two decades.
Lissy is a former actress, who appeared predominantly in Malayalam films. She has also acted in some Tamil and Telugu films in the late 80s. She quit acting after her marriage with director Priyadarshan in 1990.
The senior heroine now gears up to make her comeback to Tollywood this year, with Nithiin’s “Chal Mohan Ranga”. Even before the Nithiin-starrer released, she has signed another film, the Telugu remake of “2 States”. She will play the character of heroine’s mother. Shivani Rajasekhar plays the heroine in ‘2 States’ remake.
“Prema Pavuralu” fame Bollywood actress Bhagyashree is also making her comeback to Telugu cinema with ‘2 States’. She plays the role of hero’s mother. Adivi Sesh plays the hero.
Meanwhile, after “Hello”, Kalyani has signed Sharwanand-Sudheer Varma’s film.