Manali Rathod also was known as
Manjula Rathod is a model turned into an actress. She is a South-Indian actress and has worked in several Tamil and Telugu movies. She is very popular among people for her shapely mesmerizing beauty.
Manali Rathod is a native of Hyderabad which is the capital city of Telangana state. She has done her schooling at Gowtham Junior College, Hyderabad and then pursued her bachelor’s degree from CMR College of Engineering, Hyderabad. She is often called by a nickname, ‘Mannu' by her closed ones.
Initially, Manali chose modeling as her career and stepped into Telugu Film Industry in the year 2011. Initially, she took baby steps and was seen in many small films. Her first milestone in the industry was a Telugu movie, ‘Green Signal.’
This movie has proved to be the benchmark of her career and this movie was said to have similarities with the Bollywood movie ‘ Pyaar Ka Punchnama.’ The second one was also a Telugu language movie, ‘
O Sthree Repu Raa’, it was a romantic horror, directed by Ashok Reddy, and was released on March 11, 2016. The third was ‘
Full Guarantee’ Telugu movie in which Manali was seen in a brief role and that was released on September 30, 2016.
There are four projects on which actress Manali Rathod has been working since last year. Three projects in Telugu (
Nenu Local & Fashion Designer s/o Ladies Tailor’ ) and one in Tamil that is ‘Konala Irunthalum Ennadadha’.
Howrah Bridge is directed by Revan Yadhu, in which Manali Rathod is a female lead along with Chandni Chowdhary and the male lead actor is
Rahul Ravindran, who is well acclaimed after his stunning performance in 'Andala Rakshi'.
The movie is going to be released in the last week of May’17. The other one is,‘Fashion Designer s/o Ladies Tailor’. The movie is being directed by the veteran, Vamsi, who was planning this project for a long time. This is the sequel to Mega-hit 1986 movie, ‘Ladies Tailor’.
Although Manali Rathod had started her acting career at a slow pace, she has now established herself as a potential actress and has marked her name for a long run in Tollywood Film Industry.
Another Version Of Bio:
Manali Rathod is an actress from Hyderabad. Also, she is a fashion designer and a singer. She tried to be an anchor, but as she didn't have the fluency in Telugu, so she was not allowed to do anchoring in a TV channel. She has acted in Tamil movies too. Manali Rathod has full capability in doing modelling assignments, but as she is not a tall actress she opted out of ramp shows. This actress would never participate in ramp walk on red carpet. This actress is known for movies like ‘Ladies Tailor,’ Aka ‘Fashion Designer S/O Ladies Tailor,’ ‘Green Signal,’ and ‘Howrah Bridge.’ She believes in God, and she celebrates Diwali, Christmas and even ‘Vinayaka Chaturthi’ with equal zeal. She enjoys celebrating ‘Vinayaka Chaturthi’ for 11-days. Besides modelling, she has acted even in short films.
She has been in movies since the seventh or eighth standard. Acting is her passion, and she never gets bored to face the camera. She is alcoholic at work and wants to perform all kinds of roles that would prove her versatility. Her career started when she was in eight standards. She discontinued her B-tech to take part in movies because she wanted to become an actress. She has done 10 or 15 short films. In her initial days, she had to struggle in the film industry as it is totally a different life, but a really interesting one. To the Telugu audiences, she is very well known for motives like ‘O Sthree Repu Raa,’ ‘Green Signal, ’ ‘Howrah Bridge,’ and ‘Ladies Taylor,’ etc. She has also done three or four Tamil movies and had been part of a few Kannada movies too.
‘Ladies Tailor’ is a film featuring Sumanth Ashwin, Anisha Ambrose, Manasa Hima Varshini, and Manali Rathod. It is directed by Vamsy and produced by Madhura Sreedhar. Music is given by Mani Sharma. The year 2014-15 was very lucky for her. She did Kannada movies and even bagged three Telugu horror movie projects. She is happy that her family, especially her father stood by her. Her mother accompanies her during the shoot of many movies. The films are a learning experience for her as she is not from a filmy background. Also, she keeps in touch with her friends and picks up the time to make a get together with her childhood and college friends.
Despite her busy schedule, she makes a time to keep in touch with close relatives and even her family members. Manali Rathod is also a very religious person. She took part in games and sports and had been active in sports too during her childhood and college days. ‘Sthree Repu Raa’ features Ashish Gandhi, Diksha Panth, Viva Harsha, and Manali Rathod. It is directed and produced by Ashok Reddy. ‘Green Signal’ had Manali Rathod, and
Shilpi Sharma as heroines and both were part of the movie 'Hrudaya Kaleyam'. 'Green Signal (2014) 'was directed by Vijay Maddhala, and produced by
Rudrapati Ramana Rao. Revanth, Shilpi Sharma, Gopal Sai, Maanas, Ashutosh, Rakshita, Manali Rathod,
Dimple Chopade are in the lead roles in the film.