Kurichi-born Kollywood superstar Namitha enjoyed her birthday with 50 orphans at SNOWBALL 2008 in Snow World, Chennai, where she is also the brand ambassador.
Namitha began her career by being crowned Miss Surat in 1998 and she also took part in the Miss India Universe contest. Her first successful movie was Engel Anna opposite Vijayakanth. She has also starred opposite Sarath Kumar in Aai and Chanakya and has a whole slew of movies lined up for 2008 including Indira Vizha opposite Srikanth, Indra with Darshan and the English movie Maya.
Is Namitha enjoying her time in Tollywood? “Oh, I love it!” she says, “I have had the chance to work with leading artistes since my debut. The environment is so professional and everybody is sincere in their work. I am thankful to God for getting the opportunity to work in the Tamil film industry.”